The Town of Wilbraham seeks Requests for Qualifications from Registered Architectural design services to conduct a feasibility study and preliminary design plan for a Senior Center on a suitable Town-owned or privately owned site to be determined. Included in the study, space needs assessment, site evaluation, preliminary design with floor plans, elevations and perspective drawings, site plan, project cost estimates and implementation plan for development. The Town has established a set fee of $30,000.00 for these design services. The selected designer must be able to complete the project no later than March 24, 2015. The Town reserves the right to retain the designer selected for this phase of the project into the construction phase.
The request for proposal packages may be obtained on or after Wednesday, August 20, 2014, from the Town of Wilbraham Selectmen’s Office, 240 Springfield Street, Wilbraham, MA 01095, (413)-596-2800, Ext. 101 or electronically by contacting the Selectmen’s Office. Proposals must be submitted using the forms provided in the RFQ and are required to be submitted both electronically and by hard copy. The proposals will be due no later than 2:00 pm on Wednesday, September 24, 2014, and will be opened and reviewed by the Town Administrator and the Senior Center Feasibility Committee. If needed, interviews with prospective candidates may be scheduled between September 29, 2014 and October 17, 2014. The Feasibility Committee will forward a recommendation to the Board of Selectmen who shall award the contract. The Town reserves the right to reject any or all proposals, to waive informalities or to advertise for new proposals as deemed in the best interest of the Town.
Robert W. Russell, ChairmanWilbraham Board of Selectmen