The following Request for Proposals have been recently issued by City government:
November 24, 2014-The Mayor’s Office of Criminal Justice (MOCJ) is entering into negotiations with Safe Horizon, Inc. in connection with a demonstration project for a Child Trauma Response Team (CTRT). The CTRT Demonstration Project provides a new, innovative, holistic service for victims of domestic violence and their children. Safe Horizon, Inc. will create and operate the CTRT for a term of three years in the 23rd Precinct, with an anticipated start date of February 1st, 2015. The CTRT will be comprised of Domestic Violence Officers, Assistant District Attorneys and social workers who specialize in child trauma. The CTRT will identify children under the age of 18 who are exposed to severe domestic violence and provide an acute response to the child and caregiver, within 72 hours of the incident. Eligible families will receive a 4-6 session therapeutic intervention including evidence-based mental health treatment, case management and access to Family Justice Center services.
November 24, 2014-The Administration for Children Services is seeking appropriately qualified vendors to provide Specialized Residential Care Services to youth with complex diagnoses that present with exceptional and severe emotional, developmental and behavioral disabilities. The target population includes children with exceptional and severe emotional, developmental and behavioral disabilities. Male and female youth in this specialized population include one or more of the following:a. Youth with a history of serious developmental disability, psychiatric problems, multiple psychiatric hospitalizations and/or who require multiple medications;b. Youth involved with the criminal or juvenile justice system or Person In Need of Supervision (PINS) system;c. Youth with a history of severe sexual offenses and/or extraordinary sexually acting out behaviors; andd. Youth who exhibit trauma-related behavior in conjunction with substance abuse, cruelty to animals, fire setting; and/or other severe behavioral problems.
December 8, 2014– The New York City Department of Citywide Administrative Services (“DCAS”)/Asset Management Division (“AM”) is seeking an appropriately qualified Conservator to repair, restore and provide conservation treatment and long-term stabilization of the four (4) large painted murals at the Bronx Courthouse.
This project is subject to MWBE goal, as per Local Law 1 of 2013. By registering your contact information on the form provided at the following web address, http://a856-internet.nyc.gov/nycvendoronline/home.asp, you will be able to view and download a copy of the RFP. Alternatively, a copy of the RFP may be picked up from DCAS at its Office of Citywide Purchasing at One Centre Street, 18th Floor North, New York, NY 10007 between 9:00 AM and 5:00 PM on regular City business days (Please enter through the South Building). There will be an optional Pre-Proposal Conference and Site Visit on November 19th, 2014, at 10:00 a.m. at The Bronx Courthouse, 851 Grand Concourse, Bronx, NY 10451.
December 15, 2015-The New York City Department of Education (NYCDOE), on behalf of the Division of Early Childhood Education (DECE), will release a modified Request for Proposals (RFP) for Universal Prekindergarten Services for 2015-2018 (UPK).The RFP will be for the provision of Full-Day services (6 hours and 20 minutes). Vendors must provide a consistent weekly schedule for a full-day program between 8:00 AM and 4:30 PM, five days per week for 180 days of the school year. Proposals can be for any area of the City within the five boroughs and 32 community school districts (CSDs).If you are interested in proposing to this RFP, you must pre-qualify with the City’s HHS Accelerator On-Line System in order to download the RFP and submit a proposal.
December 15, 2015-The New York City Department of Education (NYCDOE), on behalf of the Division of Early Childhood Education (DECE), will release a modified Request for Proposals (RFP) for Universal Prekindergarten Services for 2015-2018 (UPK).The RFP will be for the provision of Full-Day services (6 hours and 20 minutes). Vendors must provide a consistent weekly schedule for a full-day program between 8:00 AM and 4:30 PM, five days per week for 180 days of the school year. Proposals can be for any area of the City within the five boroughs and 32 community school districts (CSDs).If you are interested in proposing to this RFP, you must pre-qualify with the City’s HHS Accelerator On-Line System in order to download the RFP and submit a proposal. The HHS Accelerator can be found here: http://www.nyc.gov/html/hhsaccelerator/html/about/about.shtmlIf you have issues pre-qualifying with the HHS Accelerator System, please use the following link to reach the HHS Accelerator support team: http://www.nyc.gov/html/hhsaccelerator/html/contact/contact.shtml
NY/NY III Non-Emergency Permanent Supportive Congregate Housing for Chronically Homeless Single Adults Living with AIDS or Advanced HIV Illness under the NY/NY III Supportive Housing Agreement
December 19, 2014 – The Human Resources Administration (HRA) is seeking appropriately qualified vendors to operate and maintain the remaining 394 units of permanent supportive congregate housing for chronically homeless single adults who are living with HIV/AIDS and who suffer from a co-occurring serious and persistent mental illness, a substance abuse disorder, or a Mentally Ill Chemical Abuse (MICAS) disorder. This is an “Open-Ended” RFP; therefore, proposals will be accepted and reviewed on an ongoing basis until all units covered by this RFP are sited.
December 22, 2014– New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC), on behalf of the City of New York, is requesting proposals to purchase certain excess development rights related to three properties located under the Ed Koch Queensboro Bridge on and off ramps within Long Island City, Queens, New York.
NYCEDC plans to select a developer on the basis of factors stated in the RFP which include, but are not limited to: the quality and feasibility of the proposal, response team qualifications, the proposal’s economic impact on New York City, proposed affordable housing program and purchase price.
This project has Minority and Women Owned Business Enterprise (“M/WBE”) participation goals, and all respondents will be required to submit an M/WBE Program Plan with their response. To learn more about NYCEDC’s M/WBE program, visit http://www.nycedc.com/opportunitymwdbe. For the list of companies who have been certified with the New York City Department of Small Business Services as M/WBE, please go to the www.nyc.gov/buycertified.
NYCEDC established the Kick Start Loan programs for Minority, Women and Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (M/W/DBE) interested in working on NYCEDC construction projects. Kick Start Loans facilitates financing for short-term mobilization needs such as insurance, labor, supplies and equipment. Bidders/subcontractors are strongly encouraged to visit the NYCEDC website at www.nycedc.com/opportunitymwdbe to learn more about the program.
Respondents may submit questions and/or request clarifications from NYCEDC no later than 5:00 p.m. on Monday, December 1, 2014. Questions regarding the subject matter of this RFP should be directed to LongIslandCityRAMPS@nycedc.com. For all questions that do not pertain to the subject matter of this RFP please contact NYCEDC’s Contracts Hotline at (212) 312-3969. Answers to all questions will be posted by Monday, December 8, 2014, to www.nycedc.com/RFP.
December 31, 2015 – The Department of Homeless Services is soliciting proposals from organizations interested in developing and operating transitional residences for homeless adults and families including the Neighborhood Based Cluster Residence and drop-in centers for adults. This is an open-ended solicitation; there is no due date for submission.