phone: (212) 312-3969
fax: (212) 312-3918
Accessibility questions: Equal Access Office at email@example.com or 212-312-6602, by Thursday, April 18, 2019 5:00 PM
PIN#61110003 - Due: 6/6/2019 4:00 PM
NYCEDC plans to select a consultant 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, the quality of the plan for M/WBE participation, and the proposed fee. This project is expected to be funded through the Community-Development Block Grant-Disaster Recovery (CDBG-DR) program and is included in the City’s CDBG-DR Action Plan, approved by the US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) in May 2013 and subsequently amended.
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 an M/WBE Sub-Contractors Participation Plan. 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 construction projects. Kick Start Loans facilitates financing for short-term mobilization needs such as insurance, labor, supplies and equipment. Bidders/subcontractors are strongly encouraged to visit the NYCEDC website at www.nycedc.com/opportunitymwdbe to learn more about the program.
An optional pre-proposal session will be held on Monday, April 22, 2019 at 3:00pm at NYCEDC. Those who wish to attend should RSVP by email to firstname.lastname@example.org on or before April 18, 2019.
Respondents may submit questions and/or request clarifications from NYCEDC no later than 5:00 p.m. on Monday, April 29, 2019. Questions regarding the subject matter of this RFP should be directed to email@example.com Answers to all questions will be posted by Monday, May 13, 2019, to www.nycedc.com/RFP. Please submit three (3) hardcopies and two (2) electronic copies on USB flash drive or CD.