North Shattuck, College, and Solano Avenue Corridors Zoning Update

Due Date:
Spec # Type Post Date Documents
24-11655-C Professional Services Additional Files

Dear Proposer:

The City of Berkeley is soliciting written proposals from qualified firms or individuals to assist the City to update land use regulations for the North Shattuck, College, and Solano corridors (“Corridors Zoning Update”). The project will include four components:

  1. Analysis of existing zoning policies, standards, and physical and built conditions.
  2. Community outreach and engagement
  3. Development of zoning policies and objective standards that meet State law
  4. Zoning amendments, related General Plan amendments, and environmental analysis

The project scope, content of proposal, and vendor selection process are summarized in the RFP (attached). Proposals must be received by 2:00 pm, on March 14, 2024. Please submit one (1) electronic copy of all required documents of the complete proposal in Excel and PDF format as appropriate. Email Proposals with the subject line “Specification No 24-11655-C, North Shattuck, College, and Solano Avenue Corridors Zoning Update” to:

City of Berkeley

Finance Department/General Services Division:



An optional pre-proposal virtual meeting will be held at 1:30 pm on Thursday, Feb 8, 2024 via Zoom at. Please click the link below to join the webinar:
Or Telephone:
+1 669 900 6833 US (San Jose)
+1 669 444 9171 US
Webinar ID: 864 2765 7837


A confirmation of receipt notice will be sent from purchasing. If the applicant does not receive it, please reach out to Uttara Ramakrishnan, Associate Planner via email at Incomplete proposal or proposals that do not conform to the requirements specified herein will not be considered. Issuance of the RFP 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.

For questions concerning the anticipated work, or scope of the project, please contact Uttara Ramakrishnan, Associate Planner, via email at no later than February 19, 2024. Answers to all questions or any addenda will be posted on the City of Berkeley’s site at Bid & Proposal Opportunities | City of Berkeley ( Answers to questions will not be provided by telephone or email. It is the vendor’s responsibility to check this site.  For general questions concerning the submittal process, contact purchasing at 510-981-7320.

We look forward to receiving and reviewing your proposal.


Uttara Ramakrishnan, Associate Planner, via email at