June 28, 2016

Hastings Highlands RFP Support

Assist with drafting/issue of new recycling collection/processing RFP and conversion of 9 local depots to front end load service. Documents Synopsis RFP: Waste and Recycling Haulage and Recycling Processing Blog Post Related Projects Categories Centre of Excellence | Procurement |    

January 1, 2018

Online RFP Course

This project involves transferring the existing CIF RFP training course into an online format to facilitate access to course materials for remote stakeholders. Documents Blog Post Related Projects Categories Centre of Excellence | Procurement | Training |    

July 21, 2017

Review of Applicant Issues: Municipal RFP/Template

This project will provide insight as to how municipal RFPs for collection and processing might be improved from the perspective of bidders.  The summary report will include discussion of issues/problematic clauses with alternatives to improve the effectiveness and efficiency of the procurement process which may have applicable learnings to...

June 22, 2017

Processing RFP Support

A project to assist the Township of Perry with drafting a new depot hauling and recyclables processing RFP. Documents Final Report: RFP Development Support Request for Proposal: Transportation, Processing and Marketing of Recyclable Material Blog Post Related Projects Categories Centre of Excellence | Depots | Procurement |    

August 12, 2019

Definition of Inbound Contamination & Impact Analysis

This study will help to develop a better understanding of what constitutes contamination and seek to develop a fair compensation mechanism for defined changes to contamination levels. This information is expected to aid municipalities in effective contract development and management and communicating a consistent, evidence-based response to compensation requests...

August 12, 2019

Business Case – Curbside Waste Diversion Policy Alternatives

As part of the development of the next collection contract/RFP, this project seeks to develop a business case for different collection options intended to increase waste diversion rates for the City of Ottawa’s curbside Blue Box program. Documents Blog Post May 24, 2019: A Major Ontario Municipality’s Cost Benefit Analysis for Curbside...

January 1, 2021

2021 Procurement & Contract Management Support Services

CIF continues to offer support services associated with procurement and contract management activities.  A budget of $30,000 has been set aside in 2021 to assist municipalities preparing to transition contracted services. Documents Blog Post Related Projects Categories Centre of Excellence | Contracts | Procurement | Transition |    

July 7, 2009

Development Support for Cooperative Collection and Processing RFP

Support proponent communities in joint evaluation of a multi-municipal recycling RFP and investigate viability of developing a transfer station. Documents Final Report: Recycling Contract Development and Transfer Evaluation Blog Post Related Projects Categories Best Practices | Procurement | Regional Cooperation | Transportation |    

September 30, 2009

Recycling Services Cooperative RFP Development

Support for the development of a co-operative RFP for recycling services for the municipalities within Lanark County: Mississippi Mills, Carleton Place, Perth, Drummond/North Elmsley Twp, Beckwith Twp, Montague Twp, Tay Valley Twp, and Lanark Highlands Twp. Documents Final Report: Lanark County Municipal Waste Group Blog Post Related Projects Categories Best Practices | Procurement | Regional...

June 28, 2016

RFP Support and P&E Campaign

Assist with drafting/issue of new joint recycling collection/processing RFP/Tender. Documents Final Report: Multi-Municipality Recycling RFP/Tender and Promotion & Education Material Project Blog Post February 15, 2109: A Multi-Municipal Initiative: RFP and P&E Development Related Projects Categories Centre of Excellence | P&E | Procurement | Regional Cooperation |