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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.

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Employment and Training

  • Request for Proposals: City of Minneapolis Higher Education Career Advisors Project (HECAP)
    The City of Minneapolis Employment and Training announces a competitive Request for Proposals (RFP) for employment service agencies to provide career advising services to Minneapolis high school students. Services will be targeted to youth living in/or attending school in North Minneapolis or the Cedar Riverside area. Services are open to all Minneapolis high school aged youth and there are no income guidelines for program eligibility.
    1. Requirements:
      Agencies responding to this RFP:

      a. Must be on the Minneapolis Employment and Training’s Eligible Providers List for 2016-2020.
      b. Must provide career advising services to high school age youth.
    2. Deadline:
      Proposals must be received no later than 4:00 p.m. on Monday May 23, 2016.
    3. Requests for Clarification:
      All questions must be submitted in writing (via email only) no later than April 28, 2016 to Tammy Dickinson.  Tammy Dickinson is the only individual who will respond to questions about the RFP. This contact person cannot vary the terms of this RFP.

      Minneapolis Higher Education Career Advisors Project (HECAP) Request for Proposals
       
  • City of Minneapolis Employment and Training Funding Announcement
    Funding is now available for 2016 City of Minneapolis job fairs, a partnership between Hennepin County and City of Minneapolis Employment and Training. 2016 Job fair funding provided by Hennepin County.

    Minneapolis Employment and Training, a division of the City of Minneapolis department of Community Planning and Economic Development, has received Hennepin County funding to support a series of 2016 job fairs. The City of Minneapolis Employment and Training is seeking nonprofit and community-based organizations to plan and deliver these events.

    This announcement provides guidelines for submitting job fair proposals, an outline of proposal requirements, an estimated project budget sheet, and marketing guidance.

    Preference will be given to proposed collaborations of multiple organizations working to develop fresh and innovative approaches to job fairs, with a focus on employment access for underserved Minneapolis communities. At least one collaborating partner must be an approved City of Minneapolis eligible provider.

Development

Questions regarding this RFP must be submitted in writing to Jimmy Loyd no later than Friday, May 20th by 4:00 p.m.

  • The City of Minneapolis is seeking proposals to purchase and develop a parcel of land that the City owns at 205 Park Avenue South.  The easterly two-thirds of the block has been improved with the City-owned Mill Quarter Parking Ramp and the St. Anthony Mills Apartments. The 205 Park parcel is the undeveloped Park Avenue frontage from Washington Avenue to Second Street South.  This parcel benefits from significant public and private investments in the immediate vicinity as well as being centrally located near the downtown core in a highly visible Washington Avenue location.  Proposals are due no later than 4:00 p.m. CST on Friday, June 10.

    205 Park Avenue South RFP

    Project staff from the City of Minneapolis Department of Community Planning and Economic Development (CPED) will hold an optional pre-proposal meeting on Tuesday, May 3, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. at the Crown Roller Mill Building office to discuss the RFP and answer questions (105 Fifth Avenue South, Suite 200, Minneapolis).Questions regarding the RFP must be submitted in writing to Emily Stern no later than Friday, May 13, 2016 by 4:00 p.m. Questions will be answered and posted on the CPED website by Tuesday, May 24, 2016.For further information about this RFP email Emily Stern

  • The City of Minneapolis Department of Community Planning and Economic Development (CPED) is soliciting applications for the 2016 Metropolitan Council Livable Communities Demonstration Account (LCDA) program and Livable Communities Demonstration Account TOD (LCDA TOD) program. CPED issued the 2016 LCDA and LCDA TOD RFP on Thursday February 11, 2016. Pre-applications are due on March 14, 2016 by by 4:00 p.m. For more information contact Shalaunda Holmes, 612-673-5266.

    2016 Metropolitan Council Livable Communities Demonstration Account and TOD Grants Request for Applications 
  • 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 

Housing Development

CPED RFP Archive

 

Last updated Apr 28, 2016