RFP: Comprehensive Plan Zoning Update (RFP-COP-02-20-02)
The City of Poughkeepsie is seeking proposals from qualified and experienced planning Consultants (Consultant) to prepare an update to the City’s Comprehensive Plan, which was last updated in 1998. The project is partially funded through NYS DEC Climate Smart Communities grant programs, and as such, particular attention will be paid to the integration of sustainability elements within the Comprehensive Plan and development of metrics to track the success of implementation. Additionally, the selected Consultant will prepare amendments to the City’s Zoning Code to modernize the City’s zoning regulations and implement the sustainability elements of the updated Comprehensive Plan. As part of its efforts under this project, the selected Consultant will be required to prepare all necessary documentation to comply with SEQRA for both the updated Comprehensive Plan and Zoning Code amendments.
Five (5) hard copies and one (1) digital copy of the proposal should be submitted no later than 11am, 03/27/2020 to:
Deanne Flynn │ City Chamberlain
City of Poughkeepsie
62 Civic Center Plaza
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
All inquiries must be written and submitted by e-mail. Questions or clarifications to the technical specifications must be made in writing to Natalie Quinn, Planning Director at [email protected] by or before 03/5/2020. Telephone calls are not permitted.
The City of Poughkeepsie officially distributes bidding documents through the City of Poughkeepsie’s website, www.cityofpoughkeepsie.com or through the Hudson Valley Municipal Purchasing Group’s Regional Bid Notification System., www.bidnetdirect.com/new-york Copies of bidding documents obtained from any other source are not considered official copies.
DEPARTMENT OF FINANCE
CITY OF POUGHKEEPSIE
Brian Martinez, PhD
Commissioner of Finance
Dated: February 20, 2020
Poughkeepsie New York