RFP - Pont de Rennes Bridge Rehabilitation Project

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The City of Rochester, through its Bureau of Architecture and Engineering is requesting proposals from firms to provide engineering, design and construction phase services for the Pont de Rennes Bridge Rehabilitation project.  

The Pont de Rennes Bridge Rehabilitation project is one of the projects selected for funding in Phase I of the ROC The Riverway Initiative.  The ROC the Riverway initiative is a bold and progressive plan to revitalize the severely underutilized Genesee Riverfront in the core of Rochester, New York. It represents years of planning and community engagement around a myriad of potential riverfront projects, culminating in a captivating and cohesive vision for revitalizing the city’s most significant natural asset.  

The proposed project will evaluate the existing condition of the bridge elements and identify repairs. The repairs should serve to extend the service life and preserve the integrity of the historic infrastructure. The project also includes creation a more dynamic public space along the bridge and its approaches with creative lighting, public art, plantings, and trail connections to enhance the visitor experience.  





Submission Delivery Information


One (1) electronic proposal and six (6) proposal hard-copies are to be submitted no later than Friday December 20, 2019 at 4:00 p.m. to:


Tomas Andino, PE

Senior Structural Engineer/Bridges

City of Rochester

Department of Environmental Services

Bureau of Architecture and Engineering,

City Hall, 30 Church Street

Rochester, New York 14614



All communications by parties who have indicated an intent to submit or have submitted a proposal in response to this RFP (“Respondents”), including any questions or requests for clarifications, submission of the proposal, requests for status updates about the proposal selection process and any other inquiries whatsoever concerning this RFP shall be sent, in writing, to the following City staff person(s):

Tomas Andino, PE


(585) 428-6535 


No contact is permitted with any other City staff member with regard to this RFP during the RFP process unless specifically authorized in writing.  Prohibited contact may be grounds for disqualification.