Requests for Proposals
Following is a listing of active Requests for Proposals (RFPs), Requests for Qualifications (RFQs) and program nominations being solicited by the Department of Community Planning and Economic Development (CPED).
General Conditions are terms and conditions that the City expects all of its Contractors to meet. By proposing, the proposer agrees to be bound by these requirements unless otherwise noted in the Proposal. The proposer may suggest alternative language to any section. Some negotiation is possible to accommodate the proposer’s suggestions.
- The City of Minneapolis is soliciting development proposals for the City-owned development property located at 2600 Minnehaha Avenue. The deadline has been extended to March 20, 2014, and a revised RFP Document is now available. The 1.51-acre (65,734 square foot) undeveloped property is zoned I1, Light Industrial District, and is centrally located in the Seward Place Industrial Business Park with convenient access to the regional highway system and downtown Minneapolis. Proposals are now due by March 20, 2014, 4:00 p.m.
- Revised 2600 Minnehaha RFP Documents, dated February 10, 2014 (pdf)
- Exhibit 1: Appraisal, dated February 8, 2012 (pdf)
- Exhibit 2: Interim Response Action Plan / Construction Contingency Implementation Report (pdf)
- Exhibit 3: MPCA RAP Implementation Approval letters and related consultant correspondence (pdf)
- Exhibit 4: Responses to Frequently Asked Questions, dated February 14, 2014 (pdf)
- Exhibit 5: List of Attendees at RFP Pre-proposal Meeting, February 4, 2014 (pdf)
- Exhibit 6: Extract from Zoning Code for Industrial Districts (pdf)
- Exhibit 7: Development Plan Exhibits for Minnehaha Bakery, from report to Minneapolis Planning Commission, dated October 26, 2009 (pdf)
- Exhibit 8: Survey (pdf)
- CPED is seeking applications for acquisition assistance for commercial development projects located on commercial and transit corridors and at commercial nodes through the Capital Acquisition Revolving Fund. Open application period.
- CPED is seeking applications for gap financing assistance for commercial development projects in neighborhood business districts (map of eligible areas) through the Great Streets program . Open application period.
Employment and Training Assistance
- The City of Minneapolis Employment and Training announces a competitive Request for Proposals (RFP) for employment service agencies to provide outreach, eligibility determination, case management, job placement, and employment retention services to Minneapolis Adult Placement and Retention participants. The goal of Adult Placement and Retention is to provide low-income, unemployed or underemployed, diverse Minneapolis residents with vocational counseling and other services that lead to unsubsidized employment. Agencies responding to this RFP:
1) must be on the Minneapolis Employment and Training’s Eligible Providers List for 2011-2015;
2) must not currently be under contract with Minneapolis Employment and Training to provide Adult placement services; and
3) must provide services either in a North Minneapolis location (service location in zip code 55405, 55411, or 55412) and/or must provide outreach, recruitment, and services to the Hispanic/Latino community
Proposals are due by 4:00 p.m. on Friday, April 4, 2014.
For further information contact Tim Beaver.
- RFP Materials
- Questions and Answers (coming soon)
- CPED is a suballocator of Low-Income Housing Tax Credits (LIHTC) for the state. Tax credits are offered through an annual RFP process pursuant to the Qualified Allocation Plan. Proposals are due annually.
- Affordable Housing Trust Fund Program funds are used to provide gap financing (the difference between conventional financing and project costs) for affordable and mixed-income rental housing production and preservation projects. Proposals are due annually.
- CPED seeks nominations for projects to include in its new Higher Density Corridor Housing Initiative . The program provides a new funding source for public acquisition of sites for multifamily housing development on or near community, commercial and transit corridors. Open application period.
- Sign up to receive announcements on CPED-related funding and site development opportunities available through RFP application cycles throughout the year.
- CPED is seeking applications within the city of Minneapolis for the 2014 Metropolitan Council Livable Communities Demonstration Account (LCDA) and LCDA-TOD grant programs. CPED will evaluate proposals through an established selection method and make recommendations to the Minneapolis City Council on applications to recommend to the Metropolitan Council. Proposals are due no later than 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March 12, 2014.
Last updated Mar. 7, 2014