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New Contracting Opportunities

Accessible Housing Program (AcHP)- Licensed General Contractors RFQ

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Mandatory Proposers’ Conference: Thursday, July 11, 2019 
2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. (PDT)

Submission Deadline: Monday, August 26, 2019 at 4:00 p.m. (PDT)

This Request for Qualifications (RFQ) intends to prequalify General Contractors who are licensed by the California Contractors State License Board (CSLB) to participate in a Qualified CSLB General Contractor Pool. Contractors in the Qualified General Contractor Pool will be expected to provide services including but not limited to the following:

• Bid on projects to retrofit those developments on the updated Covered Housing List of approximately 730 housing developments that have been determined to be non-compliant with federal and state accessibility standards.

• Ensure that all work is of acceptable quality to appropriate City Agencies and City’s Expert Accessibility Consultant and utilizes quality materials.

• Provide and coordinate, if needed, additional related technical services which may include; architectural, civil and mechanical engineering, site surveying, plumbing, electrical, and structural design services and any necessary engineering calculations and other technical support.

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Accessible Housing Program (AcHP) - Expert Architects RFP

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Mandatory Proposers’ Conference: Thursday, June 27, 2019,
2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. (PDT)

Submission Deadline: Monday, August 5, 2019 at 4:00 p.m. (PDT)

This Request for Proposals (RFP) seeks to contract with qualified organizations/contractors to provide architectural drawings and plans for retrofit alterations as necessary to make the housing developments and units accessible for persons with mobility and/or hearing/vision impairments, pursuant to state and federal accessibility laws and regulations, and in accordance with the scope of work issued by the City’s Expert Accessibility Consultant.  Services include, but are not limited to, the following:

• Conducting site visits; evaluation, consultation, and review of housing proposals; review of Disposition and Development Agreements for residential developments; and providing construction feasibility analysis;  

• Preparing drawings which follow Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Uniform Federal Accessibility Standards (UFAS), the Fair Housing Act (ADA) 2010, Title II which applies to State and local government entities, and California Building Codes 11A and 11B to include Conceptual, Schematic, Design Development, Construction Documents and limited Construction Administration (as identified in the American Institute of Architects (AIA B102-2017 formerly B141-1997) - Standard Form of Agreement Between Owner and Architect);

• Preparing plans and specifications for the retrofit of developments that include but not limited to alterations of parking lots, common areas, elevators, stairs, trash chute, pools, hot tubs, playgrounds, gym, kitchens, conference rooms, meeting rooms, leasing office, mobility units and communication units as necessary to make the developments and the units accessible for persons with mobility and hearing/vision impairments, pursuant to federal, state and local accessibility laws and regulations;

• Preparing detailed construction cost estimates, cost controls, and quality assurance;

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