Request for Proposal
IT Managed Services Provider
Proposals are due by 4:00 PM, Tuesday, February 19, 2013
Proposals will only be accepted by email and must be in MS Word and/or pdf format
Skamania County is located in Southwest Washington approximately 50 miles east of Vancouver. It
provides all normal county services including public works, sheriff, jail, courts, health, planning and
community development, fiscal departments, fairgrounds, events, parks and recreation, senior services
and administrative and support functions. The county employs approximately 165 people and has an
annual budget of $ 25,400,000.
Since 2009, the County had contracted for IT services utilizing a small internal staff to manage day to day
activities including client (employee) support, and some application support. In 2012, the Board of
County Commissioners determined that the county was better served by a “managed services” approach.
Currently there are no internal staff dedicated to IT operat