Larimer Architectural Services


We are no longer accepting submissions.

What is it?

The Urban Redevelopment Authority of Pittsburgh (“URA”) is seeking proposals from professional architectural, engineering or other qualified firms to develop a Historic Structure Report and create a preliminary treatment plan for the former Larimer School (“Site”) in the Larimer neighborhood in the City of Pittsburgh (“City”). When completed, the information obtained in the assessment will allow the URA to proactively plan for the maintenance, stabilization and reuse of the Site, while working to preserve the character defining features.

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?

The respondent should submit one (1) electronic copy in a bookmarked PDF format and one (1) hard copy of the proposal package printed to double sides delivered by hand or Express Mail or other nationally‐known overnight courier. All proposals must be received by the URA before the due date listed on the first page of the RFQ. Proposals received after the deadline will not be accepted. Postmarks are not sufficient.


October 09, 2017

Opportunity opens for submissions.

November 08, 2017 at 12:00PM EST

Deadline to submit proposals.

Have a question?

We'd be happy to answer it! Send it in to

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