Oil Region National Heritage Area | The Valley that Changed the World


The Oil Region Alliance frequently requests proposals and  invitations for bids for various studies, design and/or construction projects.

The following are links to current RFPs and IFBs:

Invitation for Quotes for Printing: Oil Region National Heritage Area Driving Tour Booklet

The Oil Region Alliance will receive quotes until 10 a.m. local time Monday, November 14, 2022 for printing the new Oil Region National Heritage Area Driving Tour Booklet.

Quotes may be e-mailed to Abbe Popescu, Project Manager at apopescu@oilregion.org, delivered in person to the ORA office, or be mailed to ORA, 217 Elm Street, Oil City, PA 16301, using the form below.

The full IFQ is available below. Please contact Abbe Popescu at 814-677-3152, ext. 121 with any questions.

IFQ Driving Tour Booklet Printing


Seeking Consultant to Work with African American Cemetery Stewards (Preservation PA and PA Hallowed Grounds project)

Preservation PA, in Partnership with PA Hallowed Grounds, is seeking a consultant to assist with an African American cemetery project. The consultant will work with volunteer cemetery stewards at 2-3 African American cemeteries located within Pennsylvania’s twelve Heritage Areas to develop a list of priorities for each cemetery and work with the stewards to plan one project that can be accomplished by volunteers.  This is a pilot project that will assess the interest and need for possible future rounds of funding. Visit Preservation Pennsylvania’s website under the Special Projects tab to learn more.

Consultant Qualifications will include:

  • Experience with cemetery assessment and evaluation
  • Expertise in cemetery conservation, historic preservation, and historic landscapes
  • Experience working with grassroots community groups and/or African American cemetery stewards

DEADLINE:   Monday, November 21, 2022 1:59 EST


Thank you for your interest in working with the Oil Region Alliance.

For more information, please contact us.

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