Interested parties should apply by April 13 for funding

By Tom Hintgen

Otter Tail County Correspondent

A grant to Otter Tail County from the Fergus Falls-based West Central Initiative (WCI) will be used to advance childcare projects and initiatives in various communities throughout the county.

Specifically, the $15,000 grant from WCI will support a childcare project manager. To that end, the county is seeking a part-time independent contractor.

“The selected partner will work in collaboration with Otter Tail County staff to identify projects, initiatives and communities that would benefit from project management support,” said Amy Baldwin, Community Development Director for Otter Tail County.

The Request for Qualifications document may be obtained on the county’s website at:, or by requesting an electronic copy by email from

Interested parties must return the completed RFQ form on or before 4 p.m. on Wednesday, April 13, via electronic mail at

Questions regarding this position can be addressed to by noon on Friday, April 8.