2016-0034 National Register Nomination


We are no longer accepting submissions.

What is it?

The Department of City Planning is seeking a qualified consultant to complete a National Register nomination of the Lawrenceville Neighborhood within the City of Pittsburgh. The boundaries of the nomination include, Upper, Central, and Lower Lawrenceville and contain approximately 5,000 individual parcels. The nomination will be prepared using extensive historical and architectural research previously conducted for the area. In addition, there are preliminary National Register of Historic Places eligibility evaluations available as well. The City has $75,000 total funding available for this effort. As the entire amount of this funding must be used according to the grant provisions the City will evaluate based on the amount of coverage and services that will be provided for this amount.

What do I need?

You will need the following documents to bid on this opportunity:

  • Insurance certificate
    A document from the bidder's insurer, which is used to prove the bidder can cover project liabilities. The City of Pittsburgh must be named as "additionally insured" and the certificate must be valid through the term of the contract.

Download Opportunity Documents

Not sure where to start? The document labeled as an RFP (Request for Proposals), RFQ (Request for Qualifications), or IFB (Invitation for Bid) will contain more detailed instructions about the project timeline, what we're looking for, and how to put together a proposal.

How do I bid?

Sealed proposals must be received by the time indicated in the soliciation document on the last day of the submission period. See document for specific instructions concerning printed and/or digital copies. Postmarks are not sufficient. Proposals by fax and email will not be accepted.

Mail or deliver proposals to the address detailed in the main solicitation document (RFP, IFB, RFQ).


September 16, 2016

Opportunity opens for submissions.

September 23, 2016 at 04:00PM EDT

Deadline to submit proposals.

Have a question?

We'd be happy to answer it! Send it in to Thoryn Simpson at thoryn.simpson@pittsburghpa.gov.

Please refer to the timeline section of the opportunity documents to see when the question & answer period opens and closes.