Severin: Rend Lake Resort Vendor Conference to Be Held July 12

BENTON – State Representative David Severin (R-Benton) is sharing information with the public regarding a request for proposals being offered by the Illinois Department of Natural Resources (IDNR) at the shuttered Rend Lake Resort and Conference Center.

Significant efforts have been made by IDNR to clean up mold and take care of other maintenance related issues since the resort was shuttered in December 2016.

The Wayne Fitzgerrell SRA Resort Concession Services Request for Proposal (RFP) is posted on the new Illinois eProcurement website at The reference number 18-422DNR-REALT-B-2036.

Interested parties will need to register and login in order to obtain a copy of the solicitation document and associated attachments.

There will be a Mandatory Vendor Conference on July 12, 2018 at 10 a.m. The conference will be held at the Wayne Fitzgerrell SRA Resort Conference Center, located at 11712 E. Windy Ln., Whittington, IL.

Prospective vendors are asked to bring all necessary parties (i.e. Architects, Engineers, Contractors, etc.) to the meeting. The mandatory meeting is expected to take up to two hours followed by an optional tour of the Resort facilities.