City of Buffalo Urban Renewal Agency Request for Proposal-HOME Investment Partnership Program

City of Buffalo Urban Renewal Agency Request for Proposal-HOME Investment Partnership Program

                                                                City of Buffalo Urban Renewal Agency

Request for Proposal

 

The City of Buffalo (“City”), through the Buffalo Urban Renewal Agency (“BURA”), is seeking proposals through the federal HOME Investment Partnership Program to assist in the development of affordable housing projects in the City of Buffalo. Through this program, activities have been undertaken to enhance ongoing neighborhood revitalization efforts. For the funding period covered by this application the City will assess proposals received that address the goals outlined in the City’s Consolidated Plan

Applicants must be incorporated for-profit or non-profit entities to undertake affordable housing activities within the boundaries of the City of Buffalo.

It is the policy of BURA, that all local Minority/Women Business Enterprises (M/WBE’s) be encouraged to submit proposals.  BURA continues to ensure that all locally owned M/WBE’s are afforded the maximum opportunity to participate as Applicants or Sub-Applicants in the provision of goods and services for BURA.  BURA encourages the award of at least thirty percent (30%) of the total dollar value of this project directly or indirectly to M/WBE’s.

Proposal Submission Deadline: September 19, 2017 at 4:00 p.m.

Request for Proposal submissions are due to:

 

       Nona Watson, Executive Director

           City of Buffalo Urban Renewal Agency

           65 Niagara Square

             Room-920 City Hall

           Buffalo, N.Y. 14202

 

RE: City of Buffalo HOME Investment Partnership Program RFP Submission (No. 2017-1H)

A full copy of the Request for Proposal can be picked up in 315 City Hall or 920 City Hall, 65 Niagara Square Buffalo NY 14202, the Central Library, 1 Lafayette Square, Buffalo NY 14203 and http://www.city-buffalo.com/BuraBids or http://www.city-buffalo.com/bids .