FIXED BASE OPERATO Butler Field Hutchinson Municipal Airport

The City Council of the City of Hutchinson, Minnesota, will be extending the submission date to receive proposals by email, Attn: Mike Stifter, Director of Public Works,, until 4:00 pm on Friday, April 5, 2024, for the Fixed Base Operator Butler Field Hutchinson Municipal Airport.

This RFP is being issued by the City of Hutchinson Public Works Department. Copies of this RFP including supporting documents are obtained from

All proposals shall be submitted to the Director of Public Works at The City will not consider proposals submitted in any other manner. Proposals must be filed with the Director of Public Works at prior to the due date and time of proposal submission. Proposals will not be accepted beyond the due date and time.

The City intends to rank the proposals based on the scoring criteria published in the documents. The City will consider the combined qualifications and experience of the Proposer, its principals, management, key personnel as well as the financial analysis. In addition, any lease or agreement granting the right to serve the public at the Airport will be subordinate to FAA and State of Minnesota grant obligations.   

The City Council reserves the right to reject all bids and to waive any informalities and irregularities.


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