Fountain Hills, Arizona

Fountain Hills, which is located in the northeast portion of the Phoenix Valley east of Scottsdale, wants to hire a firm to develop a branding campaign.

Phoenix Magazine called Fountain Hills as a best place to live in the Valley of the Sun and “a welcome oasis on the outskirts of a metropolis.”

Fountain Hills is noted for aquatic display of its grand fountain, small town charm, lakeside park, preservation of its desert landscape, abundant wildlife and dark skies.

It boasts of a broad range of outdoor activities, including hiking, biking and golf.

Fountain Hills, according to the RFP, seeks a brand that creates a cohesive message that encourages development and tourism to the region.

Proposals are due July 14 at

Read the RFP (PDF).