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Economic Development Corporation (EDC)
One Liberty Plaza, 165 Broadway, 14th Floor Mailroom, New York, NY 10006
Maryann Catalano
phone: (212) 312-3969
fax: (212) 312-3918

Accessibility questions: Equal Access Office at or 2123126602, by Tuesday, December 10, 2019 5:00 PM

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Request for Proposals

PIN#157700XX - Due: 1/15/2020 4:00 PM

New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) is seeking a consultant or consultant team for construction management and related services for the construction of the Tompkinsville Esplanade and Pier project (the “Project”), located in Staten Island. The project includes two sub-projects: (1) the Esplanade and (2) the NYCDOT dock builder’s Pier.

The Esplanade is an approximately 2,700 linear foot esplanade that runs along the eastern edge of the shoreline, extending from Bay Street Landing to the north to the northern edge of the New Stapleton Waterfront to the south. This sub-project involves the reconstruction of the shoreline, new public esplanade, bike lanes, and associated infrastructure improvements.

The DOT dock builders Pier component will consist of all construction elements related to the creation of a permanent pier and adjacent upland access area for NYCDOT Dock Builders. The pier is anticipated to measure approximately 68,000 square feet and will accommodate storage for various lengths of pilings, heavy equipment and additional material storage needs. The City anticipates that an approximately 4,500 square foot building will be constructed on the pier to accommodate locker room, office and storage space.

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, and the proposed fee.

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 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 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

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 to learn more about the program.

An optional informational session will be held on Wednesday, December 11, 2019 at 10 am at NYCEDC. Those who wish to attend should RSVP by email to on or before Tuesday, December January 10, 2019.

Respondents may submit questions and/or request clarifications from NYCEDC no later than 5:00 p.m. on Monday, December 30th, 2019. Questions regarding the subject matter of this RFP should be directed to Answers to all questions will be posted by Wednesday, January 8, 2020, to

Please submit four copies plus one electronic file (USB) of your proposal.

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