NEWARK HOUSING AUTHORITY
REQUEST FOR QUALIFICATIONS/PROPOSALS
MASTER PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT TEAM – SETH BOYDEN TERRACE/DAYTON STREET NEIGHBORHOOD TRANSFORMATION
The Newark Housing Authority (“NHA”) invites responses to this Request for Qualifications/Request for Proposals (“RFQ/P”) from private development teams to act as the Master Planning and Development Team to develop and implement, in partnership with NHA and various other stakeholders, an area redevelopment plan for the Seth Boyden Terrace public housing site and surrounding community, as part of the planned Dayton Street Neighborhood Transformation Plan. NHA seeks responses from qualified Master Planning and Development Teams with broad experience in public housing and mixed-finance development, as well as familiarity with the most recent Choice Neighborhoods Initiative (“CNI”) Notice of Funding Availability. Information about the CNI can be found at:
This solicitation will be conducted in two parts. Part I shall consist of the Request for Qualifications; Part II the Request for Proposals. The date and time for the Part I pre-meeting, and submission date are listed below. The full solicitation schedule can be found in the solicitation document.
Pre-Meeting: Friday, February 22, 2013 at 2:00 pm
RFQ/P Due Date: Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 3:00 pm
An original and five (5) copies, plus one (1) electronic version on a CD or flash drive, in MSWord or .pdf file format, of the response to this RFQ/P shall be received no later than 3:00 p.m. on Tuesday, March 19, 2013, shall be submitted to:
NEWARK HOUSING AUTHORITY
Attn: Shari G. Hamilton, Contracts Division
500 Broad Street, 5th Floor
Newark, New Jersey 07102
All responses shall be clearly marked “REQUEST FOR QUALIFICATIONS/PROPOSALS #13-S-003 MASTER PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT TEAM – SETH BOYDEN TERRACE/DAYTON STREET NEIGHBORHOOD TRANSFORMATION.”
Respondents are required to comply with the requirements of N.J.S.A. 10:5-31 et seq. and N.J.A.C. 17:27 (PL 1975 c 127 Affirmative Action), and with 24 CFR 85.36.
The NHA reserves the right to accept any and all responses, or to waive any informality in the responses and the right to reject responses. No response shall be withdrawn for a period of one hundred twenty (120) days subsequent to the due date of the response, without the prior written consent of the NHA; the period shall be ninety (90) days for a best and final offer.
NEWARK Housing AUTHORITY
KEITH D. KINARD