Notice of Request for Proposals - Legal Services (Township Solicitor)
The Township of Manheim, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania is seeking proposals from qualified Attorneys (Consultant), to provide professional legal consulting services as Township Solicitor for the Years 2022 and 2023. Such services will include but will not be limited to:
Attend meetings of the Board as may be required; attend meetings of such other Township boards, commissions and authorities as the Board may request from time-to-time. Advise and assist members of the Board, the Township Manager/Secretary, and other Township staff in drafting proposed legislation. Advise and assist the Township staff in preparing public notices of regular and special meetings of the Board and of other Township boards, commissions, committees, and authorities and Request for Proposals. Draft, review and provide legal analysis on contracts, agreements, or other legal documents prior to execution by authorized Township officials. Provide legal analysis and opinions to the Board, committees of the Board, the Township Manager/Secretary, and authorized staff upon any question of law which may be submitted in their official capacities. Preparation and review of ordinances, resolutions, agreements, contracts, forms and other documents required by the Township. Advise on zoning and land development code interpretations. Assist with the preparation of bonds. Assist with the acquisition and disposition of real estate. Direct litigation efforts on behalf of the Township. File all liens as required. Keep up-to-date with issues relating to municipal governance and advise the Board proactively on matters that would help protect and serve the Township. Perform such other functions as required by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania First Class Township Code.
The RFP information may be obtained at the Manheim Township Municipal Office, 1840 Municipal Drive, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania or online at manheimtownship.org.
The proposal must be submitted to James D. Drumm, Township Manager at Manheim Township, 1840 Municipal Drive, Lancaster, PA 17601 by 4:00 p.m. on January 28, 2022.
Any questions regarding the RFP shall be directed to James D. Drumm, Township Manager, at 569-6406 x-109 or at firstname.lastname@example.org
The Township expects to award a contract by March 21, 2022.