Hernando County

Agenda Item

Award of Contract No. 17-R00025/PH to Leggette, Brashears and Graham, Inc., for Hydrogeologic and Environmental Management Services (Estimated Cost: $300,000.00)


Department:Purchasing & ContractsSponsors:

Financial Impact

The estimated expenditure of $300,000.00 for FY 2018 is in the following account: 4111 - 07111 – 5303101 - $150,000.00 4111 - 07096 - 5303101 - $150,000.00


On October 10, 2017, the Board approved the ranking order of the Professional Services Review Committee and authorized staff to negotiate a contract with the following short-listed firms (in ranking order):


              Leggette, Brashears & Graham, Inc. - Tampa, FL

              Creative Environmental Solutions, Inc. - Brooksville, FL


On November 8, 2017, the negotiation process was conducted using the guidelines set forth in Section 287.055, Florida Statutes (the Consultants’ Competitive Negotiation Act).  A successful contract was negotiated with Leggette, Brashears & Graham, Inc., the highest ranked firm.


Individual task orders will be used for these services on an as-needed basis.  At no time will any of the task orders exceed the limits of the continuing contract, i.e., $200,000.00 per task order.

Meeting History

Dec 5, 2017 9:00 AM Video Board of County Commissioners Regular Meeting


To approve the staff recommendation.

MOVER:Nicholas W. Nicholson, Commissioner
SECONDER:John Allocco, Second Vice Chairman
AYES:Wayne Dukes, Steve Champion, John Allocco, Jeff Holcomb, Nicholas W. Nicholson