Request for Proposals – Site Master Plan for FDR Park

PLEASE NOTE: FPC and PPR are extending the deadline for submission of final proposals to 15 September 2017 at 5:00pm.  

Fairmount Park Conservancy working with Philadelphia Parks & Recreation seeks proposals from qualified and creative design teams to perform a master plan for the 348-acre Franklin Delano Roosevelt (FDR) Park in South Philadelphia. The master plan will investigate, analyze and recommend approaches to enhance FDR’s ecology, landscape and built environments. The master plan will also seek to create a shared vision for reinvestment among park managers, adjacent institutions, stewards, non-profits and general park users. View complete RFP including appendices here.

[1. Answers to Questions]

[2. List of Pre-Bid Conference Attendees]

[3. Pre-Bid Conference Presentation]

[4. Current Map of FDR Park]

[5. 1980s Topographic Map of FDR Park]

[6. Appendix D – City of Philadelphia Agreement for Professional Services Contract for Architecture / Engineering Services]

[7.  Hydrologic Report for Stormwater Controls, FDR Park, by Pennoni Associates, 11/30/1992]

[8. Franklin D. Roosevelt Park Drainage Study, by J/C Associates, 6/1/1973]

[9. 2017 FDR Fest Attendee Data]

[10. Appendix B – FDR Park Master Plan Solicitation for Participation Form]


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