The Towns of Bladensburg, Colmar Manor, Cottage City, and Edmonston, MD
Dear Marketing Professionals
The Port Towns Community Development Corporation (PT CDC) is soliciting a “Port Towns
Strategic Marketing Plan” proposal for the Port Towns of Bladensburg, Colmar Manor,
Cottage City and Edmonston, Maryland. These Towns share borders with Washington,
DC to the south, Hyattsville/Riverdale, Maryland to the west, and Cheverly, Maryland
to the north. The Anacostia River travels through each Towns and is the source of
the Brand Name “Port Towns”.
The PT CDC, as a part of developing the Port Towns Community Legacy Plan for the
State of Maryland, will produce a Strategic Marketing Plan for the Port Towns in
order to assist the Towns and Port Towns’ Partners in attracting tourist, desirable
businesses, new residents, and new partners to the area.
The Port Towns’ is a “Wellness Opportunity Zone,” was the site of the Battle of Bladensburg
during the National War of 1812, and has significant focus on environmental stewardship
due to its proximity to the Anacostia River.
The Plan created by the awarded contractor will inform, organize, and direct the
Towns and Port Towns’ Partners to take specific action towards promotion and marketing
of the Port Towns to achieve the community’s goals stated above.
You can download the document that contains the details required for submission
on this page. Please register your “Interest in Submitting”. You may also submit
questions on the Question and Answer forum below.
Thank you for your consideration; we look forward to working with you.
Please register your intention to submit a proposal
Dates to Remember RFP Release Date03/14/2013 Last Day for Pre-Bid Questions 04/05/2013 Proposal Due Date 04/172013 Anticipated Contract Award 4/22 – 4/29/13
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