phone: (212) 312-3969
fax: (212) 312-3918
PIN#61160002 - Due: 6/22/2016 4:00 PM
NYCEDC plans to select a contractor on the basis of factors stated in the RFP which include, but are not limited to: the quality of the proposal, experience of key staff identified in the proposal, experience and quality of any subcontractors proposed, demonstrated successful experience in performing services similar to those encompassed in the RFP.
It is the policy of NYCEDC to comply with all federal, state and City laws and regulations which prohibit unlawful discrimination because of race, creed, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital status and other protected category and to take affirmative action in working with contracting parties to ensure certified Minority and Women-owned Business Enterprises (MWBEs) share in the economic opportunities generated by NYCEDC’s projects and initiatives. Please refer to the Equal Employment and Affirmative Compliance for Non-Construction Contracts Addendum in the RFP.
This project has Minority and Women Owned Business Enterprise (“M/WBE”) participation goals, and all respondents will be required to submit a M/WBE Narrative Form with their response. To learn more about NYCEDC’s M/WBE program, visit http://www.nycedc.com/opportunitymwdbe. For the list of companies who have been certified with the New York City Department of Small Business Services as M/WBE, please go to the www.nyc.gov/buycertified.
NYCEDC established the Kick Start Loan programs for Minority, Women and Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (M/W/DBE) interested in working on public projects. Kick Start Loans facilitates financing for short-term mobilization needs such as insurance, payroll, supplies and equipment. Bidders, sub-contractors and sub-consultants are strongly encouraged to visit the NYCEDC website at www.nycedc.com/opportunitymwdbe to learn more about the program.
An optional informational session will be held on Tuesday, May 24, 2016 at 11:00am at NYCEDC. Those who wish to attend should RSVP by email to DisasterRecoveryServices2016@edc.nyc on or before May 20, 2016.
Respondents may submit questions and/or request clarifications from NYCEDC no later than 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday June 7, 2016. Questions regarding the subject matter of this RFP should be directed to DisasterRecoveryServices2016@edc.nyc. Answers to all questions will be posted by Tuesday June 14, 2016, to www.nycedc.com/RFP.
Please submit five (5) sets of your proposal.