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The Town of North Hempstead (“Town”) is requesting proposals from qualified land-use planning firms (“Consultant”) to assist in facilitating a community-wide discussion and consensus on revisions to the regulations of the ‘Waterfront Business’ zoning district in Port Washington. The services will include all work necessary to formulate recommendations for the Town Board based on facilitated stakeholder meetings, economic/market/fiscal impact analysis, visual impact analysis, and related research. A firm will be selected from among those responding based on a thorough evaluation of each firm’s ability to provide the Town with the highest quality services at the most cost-effective fees.
The City seeks a firm(s) with a demonstrated track record of expertise with zoning regulations in peer communities that are not only similar in size to Norwalk but are also similar demographically and geographically. The firm should not only have a working knowledge of zoning regulations but also provide innovative approaches that have been enacted in other communities.
The selected firm(s) will also have a strong track record in conducting public outreach, including, but not limited to, facilitating public meetings, web surveys, social media, and conducting interviews with key stakeholders and meetings with the oversight committee.
The RFP can be viewed at: https://www.norwalkct.org/bids.aspx?bidID=729
The City of Stamford Land Use Bureau is soliciting proposals to develop the Stamford Affordable Housing Action Plan (the “Plan”) to serve as an Affordable Housing Action and Implementation Plan for the City to actively address the potential economic, environmental and social equity impacts to Stamford’s affordable housing needs given that the City has seen rapid redevelopment that will continue in the foreseeable future. The Housing Action Plan should provide comprehensive, and alternative, recommendations for targeted regulatory changes, strategic infrastructure investments, and other tools.
The previous housing plan An Affordable Housing Strategy for Stamford, CT (Vol. 1 Strategy Report) and Toward an Affordable Housing Strategy for Stamford CT (Volume II: Data Appendix) was completed close to 20 years ago. The purpose of these reports were to:
Outline the scope and content of an effective affordable housing strategy for Stamford, based on our assessment of local conditions, and discussions that have taken place up to this point. While it reflect the growing concern within the community over affordable housing over the last few years, its immediate genesis lies in the confidence on creating affordable housing. …
Based on the results of the An Affordable Housing Strategy for Stamford, CT (Vol. 1 Strategy Report) and Toward an Affordable Housing Strategy for Stamford CT (Volume II: Data Appendix) [Refer to the two links below] the Land Use Bureau established the first inclusionary zoning ordinance in Connecticut in 2002.
The City of Mount Vernon seeks to: (i.) connect its transit hubs to its parks via bicycle network; (ii.) connect its parks to each other via bicycle network; and (iii.) connect its parks to the regional park system and parks in neighboring municipalities via bicycle network.
The project scope of work shall include the following:
• Two Public Meetings;
• Creation of a Pedestrian and Bicycle Master Plan including but not limited to;
o Implementation strategies;
o Costs Estimates;
o Design Strategies and guidelines; and
• Creation of SEQRA documentation; and
• Adoption of Master Plan and SEQRA.
Responses should be transmitted to the Mount Vernon Department of Planning and Community Development at the following address:
William Long, Planning Administrator
City of Mount Vernon
1 Roosevelt Square
Mount Vernon, NY 10550
Consultants/Firm interested in being considered must reply with a quote no later than 12noon on September 27, 2019.
Visit www.cmvny.com for more information.
The Connecticut Metropolitan Council of Governments (MetroCOG) and Greater Bridgeport Transit (GBT) are issuing this Request for Information (RFI) to gather information about current best practices and emerging technologies in the shared active transportation industry. This RFI will inform policies to permit operation of shared active transportation in the public right of way. Shared active transportation equipment vendors, operators, technology specialists, logistics experts, social entrepreneurs, and enthusiasts working nationally or internationally are all welcome to respond to this RFI.
The Town of Danby, New York is soliciting proposals from qualified consultants for a Housing Conditions Survey of the town. This work is funded in large part through a Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) for which the Town is a sub-recipient from the New York State Division of Housing and Community Renewal (HCR). Results of this Housing Conditions Survey (HCS) will help decisionmakers, stakeholders and community members develop a meaningful sense of the housing conditions that exist in the Town, an understanding of key housing issues, and a compilation of the relevant data. This information will be critical to the Town for formulating various community policies and to inform preparation of compelling housing rehabilitation proposals in the future, for which CDBG or other funding may be sought.
Qualified consultants are asked to fully consider the scope of services and the contracting and submission requirements described in the Request for Proposals (RFP) prior to submitting proposals. The Town will work diligently to follow and comply with all HCR, US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) CDBG, and other State and Federal guidance, laws, and regulations which apply to this CDBG-funded project, this procurement, and any contract executed by the Town through this RFP. This compliance includes all provisions which are clearly stated in Chapter 4 of the HCR CDBG Grant Administration Manual on Procurement Standards. The applicable elements of the contract provisions stated in Exhibits 4-1 & 4-2 of that manual will be included in every contract associated with this RFP. While many of these provisions are for construction contracts instead of planning projects such as this, these exhibits are included as Attachment A to this RFP.
This RFP is posted on the Town’s Planning & Zoning web page https://towndanby.digitaltowpath.org:10768/content/Departments/View/7. As further described in this RFP, that web page will be the central source for information and, while changes to this RFP are not expected to be made, any potential changes. Proposals are due to the Town of Danby no later than August 23, 2019.
The Town of Poughkeepsie has established a Comprehensive Plan Review Committee (CPRC) to prepare an Update to its 2007 Town Plan and Final Generic Environmental Impact Statement (FGEIS). The Town will receive sealed proposals from qualified firms to work with the CPRC and Town staff to prepare the Comprehensive Plan Update. All proposals must be received by Noon (12:00 p.m.) on Friday, August 2, 2019. The Town’s Request for Proposals (RFP) and information about the Comprehensive Plan Review Committee’s work to date can be found at: http://www.townofpoughkeepsie.com/planning/cprc/index.html
The RFP document can be accessed at the following website https://www.townofriverheadny.gov/pview.aspx?id=42377&catid=118
Additional inquiries can be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The deadline for submissions is 4:00 pm on July 25, 2019.
Request for Proposals for Third-Party Environmental Review Consulting Services to the Village of Mamaroneck for a Proposed Self Storage Facility at 416 Waverly Ave
The Village seeks a consultant to assist the ZBA and other Village land use boards having jurisdiction with the review of all aspects of the application with the conduct, management and coordination of the environmental review of the application under SEQRA. To successfully complete these tasks, the consultant must have experience and expertise in evaluating development applications and their impacts related to land use and zoning, land, water and ecological resources, transportation, traffic and parking, socioeconomic and fiscal conditions, community facilities and services, utilities, visual resources, air quality and noise, historic and archeological resources, community character, and construction.
Full proposal is available here: https://www.village.mamaroneck.ny.us/sites/mamaroneckny/files/uploads/416_waverly_ave_rfp_3rd_party_environmental_review_services_6-27-19.pdf