Request For Proposal
RFP PS20201127 - LANDSCAPE CONTRACTOR FOR GREEN INFRASTRUCTURE PLANTING AND ESTABLISHMENT SERVICES
December 4, 2020
Questions & Answers
December 4, 2020
All enquiries regarding the RFP must be addressed to:
Jessica Li, Buyer
All enquiries must be made in writing and are to be directed only to the above contact person. In-person or telephone enquiries are not permitted.
[Please specify proposal document number, proposal title and purchasing agent's name when sending email.]
Questions will be accepted, and answers posted, ONLY IF they are submitted in writing five working days prior to the bid closing date
CLOSING DATE & TIME
3:00:00 pm (Local Vancouver Time), Tuesday, December 15, 2020
All references to time in the RFP are references to the time in the City of Vancouver, as indicated in the electronic timestamp the Proposal receives upon delivery to the email address specified herein, which is in turn synchronized to Network Time Protocol (NTP) provided by the National Research Council of Canada adjusted to local Pacific Time Zone.
SUBMISSION OF PROPOSALS
Proponents should submit their Proposals on or before the time and date specified in the
bottom row of the table in Section 2.1 above (the “Closing Time”).
Each Proponent should submit its Proposal by email in accordance with the following:
- Subject of the file to be: PS# - Title – Vendor name.
- Document format for submissions:
o RFP Part C in PDF format – 1 combined PDF file,
o Appendix 3 (pricing tab) in Excel format, and;
o Any other attachments if necessary
- Zip the files to reduce the size or email separately if needed.
- Send your submissions to Bids@vancouver.ca; do not deliver a physical copy to the City of
- Submitting the files via Drop box, FTP, or similar programs, is not acceptable.
To be considered by the City, a Proposal must be submitted in the form set out in Part C (the“Form of Proposal”), completed and duly executed by the relevant Proponent.
Amendments to a Proposal may be submitted via the same methods, at any time prior to the Closing Time.
Proposals are revocable and may be withdrawn at any time before or after the Closing Time.
Proposals received after the closing time may be returned unopened.
Faxed proposals will not be accepted.
Please visit our Bidding Procedures page for additional information.
General Description of Requirement
The RFP concerns the City of Vancouver’s interest in procuring plant installation and
establishment services at two or more locations, including the following:
1. Cambie Street and West 35th Avenue
2. Sunset Park – 404 East 51st Avenue
The City recently completed the installation of a series of rainwater management facilities at
these project sites. These rainwater management swales and bulges will take runoff from the
street and allow it to infiltrate into the ground.
Details of the City’s objectives and requirements to which the RFP relates are set out in Part B of the RFP.
No information meeting at this time.
Downloading the Document
Proponents must not electronically alter any portion of downloaded documents with the exception of adding the information requested. To do so will invalidate your bid.
Amendment No.1 238 KB
RE: APPENDIX 3 – COMMERCIAL PROPOSAL
No addendum at this time.
Questions and Answers
Q&A No. 1 326 KB
ISSUED DECEMBER 4, 2020