Community Planning & Economic Development

Phone: (612) 673-5095
Contact Us

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.

Sign up to receive announcements on CPED-related funding and site development opportunities available through RFP application cycles throughout the year. 
 

Development


  • Livable Communities Program – The City of Minneapolis is a voluntary participant in the Livable Communities Program funded by the Metropolitan Regional Council. The program provides funding for communities to invest in local economic revitalization, affordable housing initiatives, and development or redevelopment that connects different land uses and transportation. The program is an incentive-based approach to help communities grow and redevelop to address the region’s affordable and lifecycle housing needs.
    Livable Communities Demonstration Account (LCDA)
    Transit Oriented Development (LCDA-TOD)
    Local Housing Incentive Account (LHIA) – This funding source is applied for through Minnesota Housing’s annual Consolidated RFP.
     
  • CPED is seeking applications for gap financing assistance for commercial development projects in neighborhood business districts through the Great Streets program. Open application period 

     

Economic Development

  • Great Streets Business District Support Request for Proposals
    CPED issued the annual Great Streets Business District Support (BDS) RFP on January 24, 2019. Proposals are due by 4:00 p.m., Thursday, February 28, 2019. 
    • The RFP document (PDF) contains the information needed to submit a responsive proposal, including: restrictions to Great Streets-eligible geographic areas, eligible and ineligible activities, contract requirements, evaluation criteria, and important dates. Please review this carefully. 
    • The RFP Proposal Form is the Word document for organizations to use and submit as outlined in the RFP document.
    • The Budget template is the Excel document for organizations to use and submit as outlined in the RFP document. 
    • Q&A Document (PDF)

    For more information contact Rebecca Parrell at (612) 673-5018.

  • D-TAP Small Real Estate Developers Training Solicitation
    The City of Minneapolis is requesting proposals to teach and enhance the Small Real Estate Developers Training Course (D-TAP) in 2019. The City is looking for trainers for two scopes: a. training, and b. curriculum and case study development. Responders can propose one or both scopes. Proposals are due by February 8, 2019.

Heritage Preservation

Housing Development

  • 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.  

CPED RFP Archive

Last updated Apr 8, 2019

QUICK LINKS

Home

Contact us

Email updates

Find a service

About this site

For employees

Accessibility:
For reasonable accommodations or alternative formats, contact 311.
People who are deaf or hard of hearing can use a relay service to call 311 at 612-673-3000.
TTY users can call 612-673-2157 or 612-673-2626.

Para asistencia 612-673-2700, Yog xav tau kev pab, hu 612-637-2800, Hadii aad Caawimaad u baahantahay 612-673-3500. 

CPED  ©1997-2019 City of Minneapolis, MN

CONNECT

311 call center

311 TTY relay service

City of Minneapolis Facebook City of Minneapolis Twitter City of Minneapolis YouTube ChaNNEL Minneapolis 311 Watch Minneapolis City Council TV City of Minneapolis LinkedIn

Minneapolis, City of Lakes logo