Buffalo Urban Development Corporation

Architectural & Engineering Consulting, Project Inspection Services, and Grant Administration Services for:

Northland Corridor Redevelopment Phase 3

Buffalo Urban Development Corporation (BUDC), the City of Buffalo’s not-for-profit local development corporation, is soliciting proposals from qualified architectural and engineering consulting firms to design, administer and manage Phase 3 of the Northland Corridor Redevelopment project. Phase 3 of the Northland Corridor Redevelopment project will include multiple funding sources such as Economic Development Administration (EDA)’s Build Back Better Challenge, Empire State Development (ESD), National Grid and others identified during the project.

The project includes the production of final design/construction documents and project inspection for four (4) major Northland Corridor components:

1. 541 East Delavan Avenue- renovation of a 44,000-sf industrial building.

2. 612 Northland ‘B’ Building- renovation of a 15,000-sf industrial building.

3. Clean Energy Microgrid-implementation of a microgrid including expansion of an existing substation, battery storage and PV solar array.

4. Corridor Parking-construction/reconstruction of parking facilities in 2 locations.

A preproposal meeting will be held at the BUDC Office, 95 Perry Street, 4th Floor Conference Room, Buffalo, NY 14203 on December 12, 2022 at 1:00 p.m. for a brief project overview and to address any general questions which potential respondents may have regarding this RFP. Please reach out to Rebecca Gandour via email: [email protected] no later than December 9, 2022 at 12:00 p.m. to obtain call-in information for the preproposal meeting. To obtain a copy of the full RFP visit the BUDC website: Any other questions regarding this RFP should be made in writing to Rebecca Gandour at [email protected] no later than January 9, 2023, at 12:00 p.m. Proposals are due by January 17, 2023 no later than 12:00 p.m. to the office of BUDC, 95 Perry Street, Suite 404, Buffalo, NY 14203 Attn: Rebecca Gandour.



Additional Documents (Posted 1/11/23):

RFP Questions (PDF)

Plans EF1 S1 (PDF)

Plans Site Only S1A S2A S3A (PDF)

Site S4C Energy Plan 2nd 23kv Feed (PDF)