In September 2016, City Council approved a two-year contract with John Bardgett & Associates, Inc. to perform state legislative lobbying services for the City. The contract was competitively solicited using the City’s RFP process, with four firms responding.
John Bardgett & Associates, Inc. has delivered acceptable services as promised the past two years at a cost of $90,000/year. The current contract will expire August 31, 2018, and has the option to extend. John Bardgett & Associates, Inc. has agreed to extend the contract under the same scope, terms, and conditions with an increase in price to $120,000/year.