Glacier Park Concession Deadline Extended Again

By Beacon Staff

The National Park Service has extended the deadline for submitting a proposal to run concessions in Glacier National Park for the second time.

The new deadline is April 16, the NPS announced Thursday. This is the second and last extension for proposals to be submitted, according to NPS.

The current concession contract for this service, held by Glacier Park, Inc. since 1981, will expire on Dec. 31. The new 16-year concession contract is anticipated to take effect Jan. 1, 2014. The contract is for seasonal concession operations at five lodging locations, 10 food and beverage locations, eight retail locations, road-based tours and transportation-related operations, and other services in Glacier Park.

Updated information for parties interested in submitting an offer is available on the National Park Service’s Commercial Services website.

All offers must be received by Jennifer Parker, Chief of Concessions, National Park Service, Intermountain Region, 12795 W. Alameda Parkway, Lakewood, CO 80228, no later than 4 p.m. MST on April 16.

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