Government Contract | Pennsylvania

Bid Information

Bid Alert No: 00000461607


Agency Bid No. Title: Not Stated

Received Date: 01/15/2016

Close Date: 01/21/2016

Purchase Type: Not Stated

Delivery Point:

Delivery Date: Not Stated


Specifications include, but are not limited to: Consultant services overview: The consultant will seek directions and work with a Project Team comprising members of each of the Board of Directors, designated representatives from the Parks and Recreation Department, Facilities Maintenance, members of each of the centers staff, and center users. The consultant will conduct interviews and/or focus groups with stakeholders including but not limited to the Board of Directors, staff, program participants, local government officials and neighboring agencies/organizations, including the local churches, the Ardmore Progressive Civic Association, the Ardmore Library, and Womenspace. In addition invitations to join focus groups are to be extended to the general public through the Township website. The consultant will use the data collected and focus group feedback to identify core programming needs, and will then compute space requirements in accordance with national recreational standards for planning such spaces. The consultant will compare the amount of space needed with that available on site and recommend the minimum square footage to address those needs. The consultants report will identify the pros and cons of constructing a new facility versus renovating the existing sites, along with a ballpark estimate of the construction project(s). The consultant will identify public and private funding sources for which the centers may qualify. KEYS Facilities evaluation and recommendation - current space utilization, efficiency, supervision and future needs. Demographic of current and future users Special needs, educational support, low to moderate income levels. Traffic flow/parking study (pool events, center events, library events, playground activity etc.). Displacement of other community goals (i.e. low income housing) Impact/Interaction with other service providers (ABC House, Social agencies, PALM, ElderNet, New Horizons, Ardmore House, Local Churches, Ardmore Food Cupboard, Ardmore Library) Validity of the Study. i.e. This study has a shelf life of X How will the groups be serviced during the renovations? Timeline for completion.

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Product Code: 92562

Agency Information

Issuing Agency: Township of Lower Merion

State: Pennsylvania

Agency Type: State and Local

Contact: Office of the Township Secretary, 75 East Lancaster Avenue, Ardmore, Pennsylvania, 19003



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