The Ohio-Kentucky-Indiana Regional Council of Governments (OKI) is now accepting Statements of Qualifications (SOQ) for professional services to identify data sources and metrics to inform a regional housing stock and needs analysis by local jurisdiction, advise and supply an OKI team of in-house website development professionals with recommendations for organizing and maintaining relevant data sources, and design and facilitate an event to inform local jurisdiction planners and decision makers on how to apply the organized datasets to their local housing planning needs. OKI, as the Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) for the Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky metropolitan area, will serve as the project manager and contract directly with the selected firm resulting from this RFQ.

If the Proposer is a team, the team must be led by a firm that has the managerial and technical resources to communicate and coordinate directly with OKI and manage the work of the entire team.

This RFQ contains detailed submission guidelines and SOQ specifications. 

Submittal: All items requested as part of the RFQ must be completed in their entirety by July 25, 2023, 1 p.m. Failure to do so can result in the submittal being declared unresponsive and will be automatically DISQUALIFIED. OKI must be in receipt of all SOQs by the date identified in Section 2.1.1 at the following address. One (1) original and five (5) copies of the SOQ are required.

Ohio-Kentucky-Indiana Regional Council of Governments
Attn:  Finance Department
AND TOOL DEPLOYMENT EVENT – Statement of Qualifications
720 E. Pete Rose Way, Suite 420; Cincinnati, Ohio 45202

The SOQ should be placed in a sealed envelope and clearly marked “OKI COMMUNITY HOUSING PLANNING TOOL DEVELOPMENT AND TOOL DEPLOYMENT EVENT – Statement of Qualifications”. Submissions not marked clearly will not be opened. Submissions received after the deadline will not be evaluated. No exceptions.

Interested firms’ questions and inquiries on the specifications of this SOQ shall be submitted in writing via email to Travis Miller at Questions will be accepted until date identified in Section 2.1.1. The responses to all questions will be posted on within three (3) business days of receipt.