DeGraw Street Firehouse Redevelopment RFP:
New York City Department of Housing Preservation and Development (“HPD”) and New York City Economic Development Corporation (“NYCEDC”) are jointly seeking proposals for the rehabilitation and redevelopment of the former DeGraw Firehouse (“DeGraw Street” or the “Site”) located at 299 DeGraw Street in Brooklyn, New York. The purpose of this Request for Proposals (“RFP”) is to solicit proposals from prospective respondents (“Respondents”) interested in leasing and redeveloping DeGraw Street as a community facility. This RFP seeks only proposals to lease the Site; the Site will not be sold. Only proposals from not-for-profit community entities and not-for-profit cultural institutions will be accepted. Potential uses for DeGraw Street may provide office, workshop, classroom and multi-purpose space; community exhibition and meeting space; and performance and rehearsal space, among other uses.
HPD and NYCEDC plan to select a consultant on the basis of factors stated in the RFP which include, but are not limited to: the quality of the proposal, experience of key staff identified in the proposal, experience and quality of any subcontractors proposed, demonstrated successful experience in performing services similar to those encompassed in the RFP, and the proposed fee.
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