The City of Ithaca, New York, is seeking consulting services to conduct a Comprehensive Parking Study to assist in the development of an innovative, city-wide strategy to manage parking supply and demand. The project will include three major tasks: analysis of the current parking system; determination of possible scenarios of programs and actions for the future direction of the parking system that are financially sustainable; and preparation of a strategy and an implementation plan, with estimated costs and a schedule.Read More
The Herkimer-Oneida Counties Transportation Study (HOCTS), as the Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO), is charged with carrying out the federally required continuing, cooperative, and comprehensive performance-based multimodal transportation planning process for Oneida and Herkimer counties. As such, HOCTS is required to maintain a Long Range Transportation Plan (LRTP) for the twenty (20) year vision of the transportation network with periodic updates every five (5) years.Read More
The Town of Amherst, NY seeks to undertake a robust planning program over the next few years requiring professional planning and design services. This will require highly qualified and experienced professional firms to assist with community inventory and analysis, comprehensive planning, formulation of area plans, urban design, drafting supporting development regulations, and performing grant services.Read More
The City of Bridgeport, Connecticut is searching for a Consultant team to extensively and comprehensively rewrite and digitize its Zoning Code. This comprehensive Zoning Code rewrite will carry on the fundamental themes of our soon to be completed comprehensive plan, Plan Bridgeport: plan SMART and plan BOLD. Not only will there be substantial public input and discussion as the new code is crafted, but the end-product will be a simple, clear, concise, easily searchable, easily maintained, digital Zoning Code which is tied to the existing GIS viewer.
The selected Consultant team will work directly with the Planning Department, and a Steering Committee will guide the overall effort.
The express intent of the rewrite is to have a regulatory document which is:
Simple –limited number of steps needed to research the zoning sections impacting a parcel
Clear – minimal references between and amongst sections and tables
Concise – succinct text, supported by graphics, sketches and photos
Easily Searchable – more than an enhanced pdf, the back end will be structured to use keywords, phrases, and boolean operators; highlight all places where the search term matches; and rank the most likely choice based on the search term.
Easily Maintained – It is preferred to have one location to perform future amendment updates.
Digital – entire code is displayed online and tied to existing GIS viewer; applicable section(s) of code are hyperlinked to each parcel using a static URL; ability to navigate the code through a table of contents and navigate within the code; no end user software download needed; match the branding of the City website.
For more information, see the Attached Document
It is the City of Rochester’s desire to develop the Port of Rochester as a significant Great Lakes regional destination. In response to the recent public investment, the City is seeking a qualified Developer to undertake the private development of the City-owned property at 4752 Lake Avenue. Read more, http://www.cityofrochester.gov/RFP4752LakeAve/.
Deadline, January 28, 2019