Request for Qualifications - Big Rock Park Phase I

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Release Date: Sep. 17, 2014

The City of Sammamish is soliciting qualification submittals from firms experienced in park, environmental and natural playscape design to provide planning and design services for the construction of a parking lot, park entrance, natural playscape, habitat restoration and enhancement and accessible meadow trail system at Big Rock Park.

Please submit two (2) copies your firms qualifications as well as a pdf copy uploaded onto a CD or USB drive. Sealed submittals, plainly marked “City of Sammamish Big Rock Park Phase I Design” on the outside of the mailing envelope, addressed to the City of Sammamish 801 228th Avenue SE, Sammamish, WA 98075, will be accepted until 3:00 pm on Tuesday, October 14, 2014. Qualification submittals may also be hand-delivered in person to the main desk on the first floor of City Hall by the required date and time. Submittals delivered after the posted deadline will not be considered for selection. No faxed, telephone or emailed submittals will be accepted.

A non-mandatory, informational site visit will be conducted on October 1, 2014 at 10:00 am at the project site located at 21805 SE 8th Street, in the City of Sammamish. Attendance is recommended and any questions will be answered at that time. The purpose of this meeting is to provide interested firms with any background information which may be beneficial in preparing a submittal.

Questions about this RFQ can be directed in writing to Kellye Hilde, Parks Project Manager at khilde@sammamish.us.

For more information about Big Rock Park and the master plan process please visit the park's webpage at https://www3.sammamish.us/departments/parksandrec/projects/BigRockPark.aspx.