Operation of Central Park Concession Stand
City of Ashland

The City of Ashland is seeking proposals for the lease and operation of the concession stand located in the center of Central Park.  The purpose of this Request for Proposal (RFP) is to provide operators with an opportunity to prepare and submit a proposal to develop and operate the concession stand under a lease agreement.
Copies of the detailed Request for Proposal (RFP) can be obtained by contacting the Department of Community & Economic Development at (606) 327-2005, between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.  The detailed RFP is also available at
City of Ashland’s RFP includes a description of the services to be provided by respondents; the minimum content of the responses; and the factors to be used to evaluate the responses.  The City will establish a selection committee that will review each proposal and intends to make a recommendation to the City Commissioners to approve the selection based upon a scoring method. At the City’s sole discretion, additional information may be requested from any proposer.
Proposals must be received by the Department of Community and Economic Development, City Building, 1700 Greenup Avenue, Room 208, PO Box 1839, Ashland, Kentucky (41105-1839), by 4:00 pm EST, Tuesday, December 4, 2018, enclosed in an envelope clearly marked, “Response to Request for Proposals for Operation of Central Park Concession Stand.”
RFP Packet