P&DD accepting redevelopment proposals for the former Wigle Recreation Center and Playfield

06/12/2014

The City of Detroit’s Planning and Development Department (P&DD) is seeking qualified development entities for the purpose of re-development of an approximately 5 acre vacant former recreation department site. The site contains an approximately 16,630 square foot dilapidated one story brick structure (vacant former recreation center). It is located in the area generally bounded by: the John C. Lodge Freeway (US-10) northbound service drive (w), Selden Avenue (n), vacated Fourth Avenue (e) and North of vacated Brainard Street (s). 

RFP/Q Packages will be available for download by clicking here.  They are also available online www.detroitmi.gov (Planning & Development Department – “Requests for Proposals/Qualifications” Tab) or by pick-up at the Planning and Development Department, Real Estate Development Division, 65 Cadillac Square, 20th Floor, between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday- excluding holidays beginning June 12, 2014. Proposals must be submitted by: August 1, 2014 by 3pm EDT to: City of Detroit, Planning and Development Department, Real Estate Development Division, 65 Cadillac Square, 20th Floor, Detroit, MI 48226., or by email submission to: RFPResponse@detroitmi.gov. The full responsibility for the timely submission of proposals rests with the responding individual(s). 

A pre-bid meeting will be held June 26, 2014 at 1:00 PM at the offices of the Real Estate Development Division, Planning & Development Department, 65 Cadillac Square, 20th Floor, Detroit, MI, 48226.

Notice of Non-Discrimination: The City of Detroit does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, national origin, age, handicap, sex or sexual orientation. Complaints may be filed with the Detroit Human Rights Department, 1026 Coleman A. Young Municipal Center, Detroit, Michigan 48226. 

Further information may be obtained by contacting: Mr. James Marusich, Manager - Real Estate Development, Planning & Development Department (313) 224-3517 JMarusic@detroitmi.gov