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LAKE MOHAVE MARINA CONTRACT SOLICITATION DEADLINE EXTENDED

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Date: May 14, 2014

National Park Service
U.S. Department of the Interior

LAKE MEAD NATIONAL RECREATION AREA News Release

For Immediate Release: May 14, 2014
Release No.: 2014-29
Contact: Christie Vanover, 702-283-2344

LAKE MOHAVE MARINA CONTRACT SOLICITATION DEADLINE EXTENDED

BOULDER CITY, Nev. – The National Park Service has extended the closing date for proposals to operate the full-service marina at Katherine Landing on Lake Mohave within Lake Mead National Recreation Area to July 8.

The key elements of the contract authorize the operation of the marina, including moorage, boat rental, food and beverage, retail, fuel and other services.

Katherine Landing is the second most popular area within Lake Mead National Recreation Area. In 2013, more than 1.3 million people visited the developed area, up 38 percent compared to 2012. For 2014, visitation is up another 18 percent.

To view the prospectus files and specifics for this business opportunity, visit http://www.concessions.nps.gov/lake007-15.htm.  

In order to be evaluated and considered for award of the concessions contract, proposals must be received by 4 p.m. PST July 8.

-NPS-



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Down River view of Hoover Dam

Hoover Dam, the world's largest hydroelectric installation at the time of its construction, presented massive challenges to its designers and builders, yet the project was completed in less than five years! Hoover Dam backed up the waters of the Colorado River to create Lake Mead.