REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS – COMPREHENSIVE PLAN UPDATE PROJECT

The Borough of Bridgeville is seeking the services of a consultant team to prepare a Comprehensive Plan update.

Project Description:

The Bridgeville Comprehensive Plan Project is intended to create a fifteen-year plan for the Borough of Bridgeville, creating an update to the Borough’s 2005 Comprehensive Plan Update.

The Bridgeville Planning Commission recently completed a full review of the 2005 Comprehensive Plan and created a matrix of community needs and issues that they recommend be reevaluated. The new Comprehensive Plan is anticipated to address these community concerns. Analysis has shown various strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threats that currently exist in various spectrums from Transportation / Traffic, Trail Connectivity / Pedestrian Safety, Parking in the Commercial Districts, Land Use, Housing, Natural and Historic Resources, Community Facilities and Utilities.

Bridgeville Borough has experienced multiple flooding events in the past thirty years that has caused adverse issues and impacts to the low-lying areas of the community including the Baldwin Street neighborhood. Another pertinent issue facing the community is traffic related congestion on major corridors of the Borough, this along with limited parking availability are impeding on redevelopment and betterment of the central business district. These issues are a priority to identify the impediments and plan to solve.

The Bridgeville Comprehensive Plan Project is expected to be phased over two years, being completed by December 1, 2022. The comprehensive plan should be an “implementable plan” following principles and keys currently being promoted by the PA Department of Community and Economic Development.

Selection Procedures:
Ten (10) copies of the proposal, not exceeding 75 pages, clearly labeled RFP: Comprehensive Plan, must be submitted to:
Joseph Kauer, Borough Manager
Borough of Bridgeville
425 Bower Hill Road
Bridgeville, PA 15017

Proposals must be received no later than 1:00 PM, Monday, February 1, 2021 to be eligible for consideration. Late submissions will not be considered. A pre-proposal meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, January 13, 2021 – 10:30 AM at the Bridgeville Borough Building, 425 Bower Hill Road, Bridgeville, PA 15017. Any questions on the request should be directed to Joe Kauer, Borough Manager at jkauer@bridgevilleboro.com.

Full RFP Details: Bridgeville Comp Plan RFP 2020