North Minneapolis Community Transformation Initiative Request for Proposals

September 2005

View North Minneapolis Community Transformation Initiative RFP (PDF, 11 pages, 132 KB)

Deadline: Nov. 9, 2005

Appendixes listed below

View RFP questions and answers

Meeting Information and Resources

Pre-Proposal meeting Presentation: Oct. 19, 2005 (pdf)

RFP Objective Criteria (pdf)

To view questions and answer from the Oct. 19 pre-proposal meeting see the questions and answers page.

RFP Summary

The Minneapolis Empowerment Zone (EZ) is releasing a $1 million Request For Proposals (RFP) to spur private investment in four areas of North Minneapolis: Penn and Glenwood avenues, West Broadway and Penn avenues, Penn and Lowry avenues, and West Broadway and Lyndale avenues.

Proposals should focus on commercial development/site preparation and large business expansion and recruitment for employment opportunities. The EZ plans to commit at least $200,000 to each approved proposal. Approved projects must provide a one-to-one match of funds.

Proposals are due by 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2005.

For more information, contact Jonathan Palmer (612) 673-5016.


Appendix I Rationale and Purpose
Appendix II Maps
Appendix III Community Input
Appendix IV Transformative Strategies

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