LB406 calls for The Statewide Tourism and Recreational Water Access and Resource Sustainability (STAR WARS) Special Committee of the Legislature to conduct a comprehensive study of certain identified geographic areas around the state of Nebraska to identify potential projects and opportunities to enhance the value of those areas to the citizens of Nebraska including, but not limited to, opportunities for economic development, tourism and recreation, flood control, and water sustainability.
Responsibilities for this solicitation reside with the STAR WARS Special Committee. The point of contact (POC) is as follows:
Name: Senator Dan Hughes
Chair, Executive Board of the Legislative Council
Agency: Legislative Council
Address: 1445 K Street
P.O. Box 94604
Lincoln, NE 68509
The last day to submit written questions to POC at email@example.com is June 11, 2021.
Responses to written questions are posted here:
Response: There is no defined, quantitative percentage allocation between water-based recreation vs economic impact from other means–the STAR WARS Committee is open to all proposals.
Response: The STAR WARS Committee will operate into 2022 but as noted in the RFP, extra consideration will be given to those proposals that can be completed in calendar year 2021 in time for the 2022 session. The completed study must address each of the issues identified under “Nature, Scope, and General Requirements” of the RFP.
The final deliverable must include recommendations, along with the necessary backup to support the recommendations.
Response: Digital submissions are preferred.