The Borough of Conshohocken, located at 400 Fayette Street, Suite 200, Conshohocken, PA 19428, is currently seeking proposals for engineering services to design and participate in the implementation of a Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) project for the installation of code conforming curb ramps, which will improve accessible routes in the Borough.
Conshohocken operates a Community Development Block Grant Program with federal funding through the Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED). Projects funded with CDBG funds benefit low- and moderate-income residents of Conshohocken; and have included street improvements, house rehabilitation activities, and accessibility improvements to dwellings, public buildings, and street intersections. CDBG projects are subject to all federal and state requirements including, but not limited to environmental assessment and federal labor standards. The Community Development and Grant Coordinator is responsible for oversight of CDBG-funded projects.
The selected firm will be responsible for the design, bidding, and construction supervision for the installation of code-conforming curb ramps at six (6) roadway crossings at either intersections or alley crossings.
Copies of the request for proposals are available at Conshohocken Borough Hall located at 400 Fayette Street, Suite 200, Conshohocken, PA 19428, Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. The RFP is also available on the Borough website and can be viewed at the link below.
Qualified applicants shall submit in a sealed envelope, one (1) original copy, and one (1) electronic copy via flash drive to:
Borough of Conshohocken
Attn: Christine Stetler, Community Development and Grant Coordinator
400 Fayette Street, Suite 200
Conshohocken, PA 19428
Proposals shall be received no later than 4 p.m. May 15, 2023.