Delta Regional Authority Releases a Request for Proposals for DRA Regional Development Plan IV

February 10, 2020

CLARKSDALE, MS -- Today, the Delta Regional Authority (DRA) released a Request for Proposals (RFP) seeking contractual support for a qualified team of strategic planners, meeting facilitators, and writers to assist the agency in development of its new five-year strategic plan, the Delta Regional Development Plan IV (RDP IV). 

The selected contractor will work closely with DRA to shape this effort over the course of a nine-month period beginning in March 2020 and concluding December 31, 2020.  Proposals must include a technical proposal, management proposal, and cost estimate for all work to be conducted.  All proposals must be submitted on or before 5:00 PM EST on March 6, 2020.

The RFP can be found here

About the Delta Regional Authority (DRA)

The Delta Regional Authority (DRA) is a federal-state partnership created by Congress in 2000 to promote and encourage the economic development of the lower Mississippi River Delta region and Alabama Black Belt.  DRA invests in projects supporting basic public infrastructure, transportation infrastructure, workforce training, and business development with an emphasis on entrepreneurship.  DRA’s mission is to help create jobs, build communities, and improve the lives of those who reside in the 252 counties and parishes of the eight-state region.

Media Contact:
Shawna Blair
O 202-434-4842
M 202-515-1354
sblair@dra.gov