PUBLIC UTILITY DISTRICT NO. 1 OF GRAYS HARBOR COUNTY (the “District”) is soliciting proposals from vendors for a Grays Harbor Broadband Feasibility Study, that includes but is not limited to, a broadband vision and strategy, a detailed business plan, community outreach milestones, a plan for improving digital literacy, engineering, technical specifications, cultural and historical resources, permits and acquisition as referenced specifically in the full proposal attached here GRAYS HARBOR BROADBAND FEASIBILITY STUDY.


Proposal Schedule:

October 23, 2020 – Request for Proposals (RFP) distributed

October 30, 2020 – Questions from prospective applicants are due no later than 4:00 p.m. Pacific Standard Time (PST). Questions regarding RFP content must be submitted via e-mail to

November 16, 2020 – The District’s written response to questions will be submitted to all known prospective companies submitting proposals. If you are interested in receiving responses to submitted questions, please e-mail Sara Travers at to make that request in writing, in advance.

December 11, 2020 – Proposal submission deadline. Proposals are due to the District no later than 5:00 p.m. Pacific Standard Time (PST).

December 16, 2020 – Bid proposal award notification