Contracting Opportunities

Park Use Proposal 2017

Several entities have approached the Minneapolis Park & Recreation Board (MPRB) to gain access to parkland as part of a business or non-profit enterprise that would deliver new programs and services to park visitors. Proposals range from programmatic opportunities to utilizing the park system’s unique features. While the MPRB may be supportive of these requests, a more comprehensive method to fairly determine how parklands might be occupied is necessary. This solicitation offers interested parties the opportunity to submit information in support of proposed occupation of parkland and provides MPRB staff a more comprehensive proposal evaluation method. - Deadline extended to July 28, 2017 at 3 pm CST

Wide Area Network RFP

The Minneapolis Park & Recreation Board (MPRB) is seeking proposals from highly experienced and professional firms to provide, install and service Wide Area Network Services (WAN) The MPRB expects that the system and services will be installed in phases beginning in January 2018. A mandatory pre‐proposal conference will be held at Minneapolis Park & Recreation Board Headquarters at 2117 West River Road N., Minneapolis, MN 55411 in the Board Room on July 13, 2017 at 1 pm Local Time. - Deadline extended to August 23, 2017 at 4 pm CST

Since the RFP due date has been extended, MPRB is holding a second Mandatory Pre-Proposal Meeting on July 25, 2017 at 1 pm local time. All interested Vendors except for those who attended the meeting held on July 13th must be present.

2017 and 2018 ADA Program/Project Management and Professional Services for Multiple Sites

The Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board is seeking a qualified firm to provide program management and professional services at multiple sites for ADA improvements.  The proposal due date has been extended.  Proposals are now due at 11 am CST on August 1, 2017.

ADA RFP Documents

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Construction Projects

Visit the City of Minneapolis Bids Page  to view construction drawings and specifications for Park Board construction projects that are open for bidding. Projects found online are only available for viewing. To print or download drawings, you must purchase plan sets from QuestCDN.

After bids are opened, bidding documents are no longer available online.

For questions about projects, contact the Planning and Project Management Department at For help viewing, downloading or purchasing drawings, contact

Construction Permit

Apply for a construction permit [PDF] if your construction activities are on or adjacent to Park Board property.

Indoor Rentals

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Annual Patron Parking Permit

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