Contracts and Procurement

Construction and Design Procurement for Brooklyn, Queens, and Staten Island

On December 11, 2014, the NYC Department of Design and Construction (DDC) and the Mayor’s Office of Housing Recovery issued a new procurement for construction management and design firms that will greatly expand the City’s capacity to rebuild in communities recovering from Hurricane Sandy. The procurement also marks a renewed commitment to local hiring on recovery projects - increasing social and economic resiliency in Sandy-affected communities through substantial workforce investment.

To review the RFP, please click here. All submissions are due by January 27, 2015.


NYC DDC Pre-Solicitation Conference

The City of New York is committed to rebuilding neighborhoods and homes impacted by Hurricane Sandy. To achieve this goal, the Housing Recovery Office (“HRO”) and the Department of Design and Construction (“DDC”) are issuing a Request for Proposal to assist homeowners and landlords rebuild and repair their Sandy damaged homes.


HRO and DDC held a Pre-Solicitation Conference on September 9, 2014 with over 130 attendees. The purpose of the conference was to hear from the industry regarding the contracting methods for design and  favorable procurement methods for construction services.

View a copy of the presentation here and written responses to questions from the conference here.

The City appreciates your interest in participating in its efforts to assist those adversely affected by Hurricane Sandy. We will be releasing the Request for Proposal and Pre-Qualification List as soon as possible.

Build It Back's Multi-Family Program is Seeking Qualified General Contractors

The Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) and the Community Preservation Corporation (CPC) have released a Request for Qualifications (RFQ) seeking General Contractors qualified to do federally funded work on multi-family buildings in New York City. Build it Back's Multi-family Program is establishing a list of qualified contractors, based on qualifications submitted through this RFQ process. The owners of the affected properties generally will be required to use a bidding process to select contractors. Please click here for more information and click here to see the RFQ.

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