Construction RFPs

PHDC engages contractors to make improvements at recreation centers, libraries, parks and other public facilities. Currently there are two Construction RFPs below.

RFP Kingsessing Recreation Center, Building & Site Improvements

On behalf of the City of Philadelphia, the Philadelphia Redevelopment Authority (PRA) is pleased to issue this Request for Proposals (RFP) for qualified prime contractors for the Kingsessing Recreation Center Building and Site Improvements project located at 4901 Kingsessing Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19143. This project is part of the City’s Rebuilding Community Infrastructure Program (Rebuild).

Please download all of the following documents:

Mandatory Pre-Bid Meeting
All Applicants must attend the mandatory pre-bid meeting onsite at Kingsessing Recreation Center, 4901 Kingsessing Avenue, Philadelphia, PA at 10:00 AM on October 5, 2023. The names and contact information for all attendees at the pre-bid meeting will be posted on PHDC’s website as public information within a few days of the pre-bid meeting.

Questions/Requests for Additional Information
PRA will accept questions and requests for additional information directed in writing to up to 3:00 PM on Wednesday, October 12, 2023. Questions, responses, will be posted on this page within 5 days of this date.

Submission Deadline
Applicants must submit a response/proposal no later than Thursday, November 2, 2023; absolutely no Response will be accepted after that time.

Submission Process
Responses will only be accepted in the following manner: Online Submission – via the electronic portal below

As of July 2019 the Philadelphia Redevelopment Authority (PRA) and the Philadelphia Land Bank (PLB) are staffed by employees of PHDC. PRA and the Land Bank remain independent organizations overseen by independent boards of directors. Accordingly, you may see references to PRA and the PLB. PHDC, PLB and PRA work together to create seamless programs and services that support community development in the City of Philadelphia.

To get an idea of the work PHDC contracts require view our closed RFPs.