Government Contract | New York

Bid Information

Bid Alert No: 00000497799


Agency Bid No. Title: 5345-0

Received Date: 03/01/2016

Close Date: 05/26/2016

Purchase Type: Not Stated

Delivery Point:

Delivery Date: Not Stated

Special Notices: Pre-Bid Conference Optional 04/01/2016 03:00 PM, Questions Due By 05/12/2016 05:00 PM


Specifications include, but are not limited to:NYCEDC seeks proposals from qualified developers for the long-term lease and mixed- use redevelopment of two adjacent City-owned sites on the Long Island City waterfront. The sites, totaling up to over four and a half acres, each offer a unique opportunity to develop a catalytic mixed-use program that capitalizes on Long Island Citys vibrant and growing commercial cluster. As such, NYCEDC seeks proposals that maximize commercial office and light production space in order to contribute to the growing network of innovative businesses in Long Island City. NYCEDC seeks proposals that also include mixed-income affordable housing, publicly accessible waterfront open space, and community-serving retail and community space. The sites include a single-story Department of Transportation facility, and a surface parking lot abutting a dilapidated bulkhead and platform. Respondents that propose to redevelop the DOT facility may be required to relocate the DOT Facility. Respondents that propose to redevelop the surface parking lot may be required to provide replacement parking on- or off-site on an interim basis. Detailed information about the existing uses in this regard is provided in the RFP and related documents. The sites are located within an M1-4 zoning district, however it is anticipated that the respondents will seek a rezoning to develop the project in a manner that is consistent with the RFPs goals. Further land-use and urban design guidance for the sites can be found in the body of the RFP. NYCEDC plans to select a developer 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, the respondents categorization as an emerging developer, experience and quality of any subcontractors proposed, demonstrated successful experience in performing services similar to those encompassed in the RFP, and the proposals competitiveness with regard to the project goals. This project has Minority and Women Owned Business Enterprise (M/WBE) participation goals, and all respondents will be required to submit an M/WBE Participation Proposal with their response. To learn more about NYCEDCs 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 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 to learn more about the program. An optional informational session will be held on Friday, April 1, 2016 at 3:00pm at NYCEDC. NYCEDC is located at 110 William Street, New York, NY 10038. Respondents may submit questions and/or request clarifications from NYCEDC no later than 5:00 p.m. on May 12, 2016. Questions regarding the subject matter of this RFP should be directed to Answers to questions will be posted on a rolling basis and all answers will be posted no later than May 19, 2016, to To download a copy of the solicitation documents please visit Please submit six (6) sets of your proposal.

Bid Related Documents

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Product Codes: 91000, 91400, 90957

Agency Information

Issuing Agency: City of New York (NYC)

State: New York

Agency Type: State and Local

Contact: Maryann Catalano, Economic Development Corp 110 William Street, 4th Floor, New York, New York, 10038

Phone: 212-312-3969

Fax: 212-312-3918




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