Request for Proposal (RFP): Strategic Broadband Infrastructure Management and Deployment for Springfield Township

03 May 2024

Eastgate is issuing this Request for Proposal ("RFP") for strategic broadband network engineering and deployment to improve broadband access for education, job creation, healthcare, and more in Springfield Township located in Mahoning County. It is Eastgate’s intent through this RFP for a third-party provider to expand Broadband Infrastructure, as hereinafter defined, to benefit Springfield Township’s residents, businesses, community institutions, government, and overall economic development, and catalyze local innovation. Eastgate further desires to create an environment that serves Springfield Township's citizens' current and future technology needs, and establishes a platform that supports and facilitates existing, as well as new ISP, telecom carrier, and data center services expansion into Springfield and throughout Mahoning County

All proposals must be electronically generated in a format capable of being used by Eastgate. Respondents must submit one (1) Portable Document Format (PDF) version of all proposal materials to Authorized Representative, Mark Ragozine via email at The deadline for Eastgate’s receipt of a Respondent's proposal, in the PDF version as outlined above, is May 31st, at 2:00 PM Eastern.

All questions submitted to, and answers provided by the Eastgate Authorized Representative (Mark Ragozine) shall be shared on or before May 17, 2024, on Eastgate’s website at

The full RFP can be read at the link below.

Read The Full RFP