MASTER DEVELOPER FOR THE PARK HEIGHTS MAJOR REDEVELOPMENT AREAPosted: 3/7/2016 12:00:00 AM
THE BALTIMORE CITY DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT (“HCD”), ACTING ON BEHALF OF THE MAYOR AND CITY
COUNCIL, IS SEEKING THROUGH THIS
REQUEST FOR QUALIFICATIONS (“RFQ’)
FOR PROFESSIONAL SERVICES OF A MASTER DEVELOPER FOR THE PARK HEIGHTS MAJOR REDEVELOPMENT AREA
RFQ NUMBER: 2016-2
The Baltimore City Department of Housing and Community Development (“HCD”), acting on behalf of the Mayor and City Council of Baltimore, invites interested Development Partners to submit statements of qualifications through this Request for Qualifications (“RFQ”) to act as the Master Developer for the Park Heights Major Redevelopment Area.
One of the main goals of the redevelopment is to create a distinctive mixed-income, mixed-use neighborhood and sense of place that retains the area’s unique attributes while creating a nationally recognized new community that retains an urban feel and is characterized by: pedestrian-scale, moderate density, accessibility and connectivity, transit oriented development, public spaces and amenities.
PROPOSALS WILL BE DUE no later than 2:00 p.m. Eastern Time May 27, 2016
A non-mandatory pre-proposal conference will be held on Monday, March 21, 2016 at 11:00 a.m., at 417 E. Fayette Street, Room 1343, Baltimore, Maryland, 21202.
It is the policy of Baltimore City to ensure that MBE’s/WBE’s are provided the opportunity to participate in all contracts administered by HCD. Therefore, the successful Responder agrees to comply with Article 5 Subtitle 28, of the Baltimore City Code (2014 Edition) regarding participation by MBE/WBE in this project. The Responder agrees to use all reasonable good faith efforts to meet the following MBE/WBE participation goals for this project as applicable:
MBE goal is: 27%
WBE goal is: 10%
The RFQ may be obtained on or after Monday, March 7, 2016, at the location noted below:
Questions Concerning this Request For Qualifications Should be directed to:
Margaret (Peggy) Webster
Interim Director of Planning and Development Department of Housing and Community Development
417 East Fayette Street, 10th Floor
Baltimore, MD 21202