Proposals will be received no later than October 12, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. five (5) original copies and one (1) electronic file copy (in PDF format) of the proposal shall be submitted in a sealed envelope and marked: “Proposal for Consulting Services for Inland Empire Brine Line (Brine Line) Rate Model”. One (1) original copy of the fee proposal shall be submitted in a separate sealed envelope and marked: “Fee Proposal”. Proposals received after the above specified date and time WILL NOTbe accepted. A pre-proposal meeting will be held at the SAWPA offices at 1:30 p.m. on September 28, 2017. Questions regarding this RFP should be addressed directly to Karen Williams (email@example.com).