Specifications include, but are not limited to: Provide the City of
Tuscaloosa’s Office of Federal Programs with a comprehensive environmental
assessment of properties to be assisted with Community Development Block Grant funds.
Such evaluations will provide the OFP, property owners and rehabilitation contractors
with information to help them manage and control environmental hazards efficiently and
effectively during rehabilitation activities, with particular attention to the requirements of
the rule on federally-owned and assisted housing (24 CFR 35).
This RFP is a request for environmental assessment services which includes the
creation of Environmental Assessments per HUD regulations including 24 CFR 58, and
comprehensive pre-rehabilitation lead-based paint, asbestos, mold, radon risk
assessment (or paint testing of surfaces to be disturbed, if applicable; collectively
“evaluations”) and if applicable, recommendation of mitigation and/or remediation/
abatement activities and the post abatement testing of those activities, as needed.