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RFQ: Engineering Construction Administration Observation, Testing, and Inspecton Services for Plank Rd. (Trail) Project

The Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board (MPRB) seeks construction oversight, administration, and
testing services by a structural or civil engineer for Plank Rd. (Trail) Project.

Consultant services are required to assist with the construction administration to ensure conformance
to the Construction Documents, concrete testing, construction observation documentation, to perform
the functions of the Initial Decision Maker, to verify materials and quantities, and perform required
inspections for the replacement of a section of historic Plank Trail along West River Parkway as
described below.

An award will be pending negotiation of fees and acceptance by Owner. Fees may not be charged to
the MPRB at any time for preparation and submission of a Proposal, or for subsequent interviews or Proposals submitted to propose work and qualifications for the Project.

Last day for questions: February 24, 2020
Due date: 3 pm, March 2, 2020

RFQ: Graco Park, a part of Above the Falls Regional Park, and Scherer Addition Lot 2 Design and Construction Contract Administration Services

This Request for Qualifications is intended to solicit responses from qualified consultants or consultant teams for:

  • Final design, construction documents, and construction contract administration services for Graco Park; and
  • Program development and verification, preliminary and final design, construction documents, and construction contract administration services for Scherer Addition Lot 2.

RFQ: Invasive Species Control Project Using Goat Browsing

RFQ: Design Work for Linden Hills Park, Marcy Park and Armatage Park

The Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board (MPRB) seeks surveying services, professional engineering
and design services (schematic through construction documents), bidding phase services, and
construction administration services for the Linden Hills, Marcy Park and Armatage Park Play Area and
Site Improvements projects.

Questions due: Feburary 25, 2020
Qualifications due: March 3, 2020 by 3 pm

SOI: 1720 Marshall St. NE; Scherer Addition Lot 2

This Solicitation of Interest is intended to gain responses in the form of a Letter of Interest from qualified individuals or entities for:

  • Development of buildings, facilities and other amenities for one of the two subject properties and intended to provide space for programs, activities, or services (including administrative functions) serving Minneapolis residents and park users; or
  • Participation with the MPRB to achieve the development of buildings, facilities, and other amenities on one of the two subject properties to provide a revenue in support of park operations; or
  • Collaboration with the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board to achieve programs, activities, or services with the focus for such programs, activities, or services being one of the two subject properties.

Any communications related to this solicitation shall be directed VIA EMAIL ONLY to:
Cindy Anderson, Planning Division Administrator

RFQ: Kenilworth Channel Stabilization

The MPRB seeks professional consulting services from a Minnesota-licensed engineer and other affiliated professionals to provide predesign, preliminary and final design, bidding, construction administration, construction inspection and material testing and construction staking services for the Kenilworth Channel Stabilization project.

Qualifications are due Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at 3 pm CST.

Please send questions and qualifications submission to:

Daniel Elias
Design Project Manager, Planning Division
Minneapolis Park & Recreation Board

RFP: Solid Waste, Organics, and Recycling Collection

The Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board’s (MPRB) waste management strategies for solid waste, organics, and recycling collection are organized around the sustainability goals of providing safe, clean, beautiful parks by collecting the park user’s trash and single sort recycling.

Proposals are due by 10 am on Wednesday, February 19, 2020

RFQ for Transportation Multimodal- Transportation Planning and Engineering

The Minneapolis Parks and Recreation Board (MPRB) is requesting Statements of Qualifications from qualified Minneapolis TMP registered firms for agency wide professional services related to Multi-modal transportation planning & engineering.

Qualifications are due Monday, April 6, 2020 by 11:00 am CST.

RFQ for Transportation Multimodal- Transportation Planning and Engineering [PDF]


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