Architectural Services for the African American Holistic Resource Center (AAHRC)

Due Date:

The City of Berkeley is soliciting written proposals from qualified firms or individuals for architectural services for the renovation of 1890 Alcatraz Ave, Berkeley, CA 94703 for the development of the African American Holistic Resource Center. As a Request for Proposal (RFQ), this is not an invitation to bid and although price is very important, other factors will be taken into consideration. The project scope, content of proposal, and vendor selection process are summarized in the RFQ (attached). Proposals must be received no later than 2:00 pm, on Tuesday, May 17, 2022. Proposals are to be sent via email with the “RFQ Architectural Services for the AAHRC” and Specification No.22-11497-C clearly indicated in the subject line of the email. Please submit one (1) PDF of the technical proposal. Corresponding pricing proposal shall be submitted as a separate document.

Email Proposals to:

City of Berkeley Finance Department/General Services Division

purchasing@cityofberkeley.info

Proposals will not be accepted after the date and time stated above. Incomplete proposal or proposals that do not conform to the requirements specified herein will not be considered. Issuance of the RFQ does not obligate the City to award a contract, nor is the City liable for any costs incurred by the proposer in the preparation and submittal of proposals for the subject work. The City retains the right to award all or parts of this contract to several bidders, to not select any bidders, and/or to re-solicit proposals. The act of submitting a proposal is a declaration that the proposer has read the RFQ and understands all the requirements and conditions.

For questions concerning the anticipated work or scope of the project, or to schedule a site visit, please contact Isaac Carnegie, Associate Civil Engineer and Teri Mathers, Senior Design Manager via email at icarnegie@cityofberkeley.info and tmathers@cumming-group.com no later than Wednesday, May 4, 2022. Answers to questions will not be provided by telephone or email. Answers to all questions or any addenda will be posted on the City of Berkeley’s site at https://berkeleyca.gov/doing-business/working-city/bid-proposal-opportunities. It is the vendor’s responsibility to check this site. For general questions concerning the submittal process, contact purchasing at 510-981-7320.

Contact

Isaac Carnegie, Associate Civil Engineer and Teri Mathers, Senior Design Manager via email at icarnegie@cityofberkeley.info and tmathers@cityofberkeley.info