RFP-370 - Drainage & Flood Improvements Design

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Basic Information

Reference Number


Issuing Organization

City of Yonkers/Yonkers Public Schools

Solicitation Type

RFP - Request for Proposal

Solicitation Number



Drainage & Flood Improvements Design

Source ID




United States, New York, Westchester County

Purchase Type

Duration: 2 years

Piggyback Contract




01/12/2018 02:41 PM EST

Questions are submitted online


Closing Date

02/09/2018 02:00 PM EST

Contact Information

Tom Collich




This RFP is designed to identify New York State licensed professional architectural and engineering (A/E) firms best qualified to provide the services necessary for the design and construction management of Drainage and Flood Improvements for the Bronx, Sprain and Saw Mill Rivers consistent with the requirements of the CDBG-DR funding stream.  Respondents will be reviewed on the basis of their eligibility and ability to provide services in a manner sensitive to specific requirements and timetables established by federal law. 

In order to enhance resiliency of drainage and flood related infrastructure, including related resilient design efforts, the City of Yonkers has determined that the following drainage and flood improvement projects be implemented, as recommended in the report:  “Design and Flood Improvement Study – Bronx, Sprain and Saw Mill Rivers – September 2017” by Arcadis Engineers.  Specifically, the following short-term flood mitigation projects were identified in the referenced report:
1.            Stream Channel and Bank Restoration;
2.            Odell Avenue Berm Repair and Improvements;
3.            Removal of the Saw Mill River Dam at the Yonkers Water Treatment Plant;
4.            Check Dam Removal at Metro North Railroad;
5.            Pedestrian Footpath Replacement at Metro North Railroad;
6.            Clunie Avenue Berm Repair and Improvements.
See Schedule I for additional details.  The Arcadis Report referenced above may be viewed at the City of Yonkers FTP site in the folder marked “New York Rising Project”.
The successful Respondent will assist The City of Yonkers with all professional services necessary for design, bidding ,construction administration and inspection required for the above projects, in accordance with HUD and GOSR requirements and timetables.

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Bid Submission Process

Bid Submission Type

Physical Bid Submission

Additional Bidding Instructions

The Technical Proposal and Cost Proposal must be delivered in separate envelopes to: The City of Yonkers Purchasing Department, 1 Larkin Center, 3rd Floor, Yonkers, New York 10701 (located in the Yonkers Riverfront Library Building across from the Metro North train station) in accordance with Schedule II: Deadline Schedule.  Proposals are due on Friday February 9, 2018 by 2:00 PM EST.  The City of Yonkers reserves the right to extend receipt of submissions beyond Friday February 9, 2018.

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