Construction RFPs

ladder 43

PHDC engages contractors to make improvements at recreation centers, libraries, parks and other public facilities. PHDC has two construction projects at this time.

Current Projects

RFP Architectural, Engineering and/or Specialized Consulting Services For The Fire Academy Trailers Project
(5200 Pennypack Street, Phila, PA 19136)

Please note revised schedule:
Mandatory Pre-Bid Meeting now on June 2, at 10am, Questions due by 3pm on June 6, and proposals due by 3pm on June 9

On behalf of the City of Philadelphia, the Philadelphia Redevelopment Authority (PRA) is pleased to issue this Request for Proposals (RFP) for qualified design professionals to submit a letter proposal for architectural, engineering and/or specialized consulting services for the Fire Academy Trailers project, located at 5200 Pennypack Street, Philadelphia, PA 19136.

Please download all of the following documents:

Mandatory Pre-Bid Meeting
All Applicants must attend the mandatory pre-bid meeting onsite at Fire Academy, located at 5200 Pennypack Street, Philadelphia PA 19136, at 10:00 A.M. on June 2, 2022.

The names and contact information for all attendees at the pre-bid meeting will be posted on this website as public information within a few days of the pre-bid meeting.

Questions/Requests for Additional Information
Questions and requests for additional information directed in writing to will be accepted  up to 3 PM on June 6, 2022.  Responses and additional information will be posted on this page within 3 business days of this date.

Submission Deadline
Applicants must submit a response/proposal no later than June 9, 2022, at 3:00 p.m., absolutely no proposal will be accepted after that time.

Responses will only be accepted in the following manner:

  • Online Submission by clicking on the link below.

(File Upload Instructions
Files are restricted to a maximum of 8 MB. If you have documents larger than 8 MB, then separate them into smaller documents to successfully upload them to the system. Allow time for the file to upload.)

Engine 43, 54, 61 & 64 Structural Improvements

  • Engine 43: 2108-14 Market Street, Phila. PA
  • Engine 54: 1913 N. 63rd Street, Phila. PA
  • Engine 61: 5334 Rising Sun Avenue, Phila. PA
  • Engine 64: 6100 Rising Sun Avenue, Phila. PA

Please download all of the following documents:

Pre-Bid Meeting
A Mandatory Pre-Bid Conference will be held on May 5, 2022, at 10:00 AM, at Engine 43, 2108-14 Market Street. Site visits to Engines 54, 61 and 64 will proceed following Engine 43. Allow for meeting and site visits from 10:00 AM- 3:00 PM.

Questions and request for additional information can be submitted up until 3:00 PM on May 10, 2022. Questions, responses and additional information will be posted on this page of the PHDC website within three (3) Business days of this date.

Bid Submission
Sealed Bids shall be brought in person to Engine No. 43, 2108-14 Market Street on May 23, 2022, at 10:00 AM. Bids will be opened immediately thereafter.

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