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    RFP: JANITORIAL SERVICES

    The Watershed Conservation Authority (WCA) is requesting proposals from qualified entities to provide janitorial services. The WCA is a joint powers authority of San Gabriel and Lower Los Angeles Rivers and Mountains and the Los Angeles County Flood Control District. The purpose of the Authority includes providing for a comprehensive program to expand and improve the open space and recreational opportunities for the conservation, restoration, and environmental enhancement of the San Gabriel and Lower Los Angeles Rivers Watershed. The objective of this solicitation is to select a qualified contractor to provide janitorial services at its office building located at 100 N. Old San Gabriel Canyon Road Azusa, CA 91702.  

    A site tour will be held at the WCA office where services will be provided. This pre-proposal site visit will be held on the following date: 

    Friday, May 12, 2017 at 1:30pm @ El Encanto, in the parking lot in front of the WCA office (former El Encanto Restaurant) at 100 N. Old San Gabriel Canyon Road, Azusa, CA 91702 

    All potential proposers should attend the site visit if possible; however, attendance is not mandatory to proposal acceptance. 

    Each proposal must be submitted on the forms available in the enclosed Request for Proposals (RFP) package. Proposals shall be submitted to 100 N. Old San Gabriel Canyon Road, Azusa, CA 91702, on or before 3:00 p.m. on Friday, May 26, 2017. Proposals shall be identified as “Janitorial Services - WCA Office” on the envelope. No faxed or e-mail proposals will be considered. If you have questions before submitting your proposal please contact Salian Garcia, WCA Fiscal Manager, 626-815-1019 ext. 110 or at sgarcia@wca.ca.gov  

    The proposal(s) found to be most advantages to meet the needs of the WCA shall be submitted to the WCA Board for their consideration to award. The board has the right to reject any proposal at their discretion.          

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    RFP: ON-CALL FACILITY MAINTENANCE SERVICES

    The Watershed Conservation Authority (WCA) is requesting proposals from qualified entities to provide services for on-call facility maintenance. The WCA is a joint powers authority of San Gabriel and Lower Los Angeles Rivers and Mountains and the Los Angeles County Flood Control District. The purpose of the Authority includes providing for a comprehensive program to expand and improve the open space and recreational opportunities for the conservation, restoration, and environmental enhancement of the San Gabriel and Lower Los Angeles Rivers Watershed. The objective of this solicitation is to select a qualified contractor to provide on-call facility maintenance of WCA owned and managed properties. 

    The WCA has ownership of six properties, three of which have structures, including the Duck Farm, Walnut Creek and at the River Wilderness Park (fully described in Exhibit A of the RFP package). Structures located at the Walnut Creek property are unoccupied.  

    A proposal site tour will be held at the two locations where the majority of services will provided. These pre-proposal meetings will be held on the following dates and locations: 

    Friday May 12, 2017 at 9:30am @ River Wilderness Park, in the parking lot in front of the WCA office (former El Encanto Restaurant) at 100 N. Old San Gabriel Canyon Road, Azusa, CA 91702 

    Friday May 12, 2017 at 11:00am @ Duck Farm, entrance located at the intersection of Proctor Ave and San Fidel Ave in La Puente, CA 91746  

    All potential proposers should attend one or both pre-bid meetings; however, attendance is not mandatory to proposal acceptance. 

    Each proposal must be submitted on the forms available in the enclosed Request for Proposals (RFP) package. Proposals shall be submitted to 100 N. Old San Gabriel Canyon Road, Azusa, CA 91702, on or before 3:00 p.m. on Friday May 26, 2017. Proposals shall be identified as “On-call Facility Maintenance Services - WCA Properties” on the envelope. No faxed or e-mail proposals will be considered. If you have questions before submitting your proposal please contact Salian Garcia, WCA Fiscal Manager, 626-815-1019 ext. 110 or at sgarcia@wca.ca.gov. 

    The proposal(s) found to be most advantages to meet the needs of the WCA shall be submitted to the WCA Board for their consideration to award. The board has the right to reject any proposal at their discretion.

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    Duck Farm Earth Day Event April 29

    The WCA is hosting an Earth Day event sponsored by the Rivers and Mountains Conservancy to paint a mural and learn about the future Duck Farm River Park in La Puente Saturday April 29 from 10am - 2pm. Come to brighten the community and win prizes! There will also be project boards and staff to share the plans for the park as we get closer to beginning construction.

    Sign up to come through Facebook here!

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    Final Program Environmental Impact Report for the Emerald Necklace Implementation Plan - Phase 1

    The Watershed Conservation Authority (WCA), as Lead Agency, has prepared a Final Program Environmental Impact Report (PEIR) (SCH#2013031056) for the Emerald Necklace Implementation Plan -Phase 1 and associated Mitigation Reporting and Monitoring Program in accordance with the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA). The Final PEIR serves as a programmatic document for a program that includes 15 projects that would close gaps in this regional recreational trails network and increase access to the trails to hundreds of thousands of people in the project area.

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