On February 12, 2013, the City Council directed staff to prepare and release a Request for Qualifications (RFQ) for a development partner to design, build, finance, operate, and maintain a new Civic Center, including:

On October 22, 2013, City Council selected three potential development partners as the Short List of RFQ Respondents. These potential development partners are:

The next step is to prepare and release a Request for Proposals to the Short List of bidders to determine if the Civic Center project is feasible and, if so, to identify and select a development partner.

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Project Timeline

The Civic Center Request for Proposals (RFP) was released on February 28, 2014. While the selection of the Project Team is estimated to occur in late 2014 or early 2015, this complex project will have multiple steps occurring after the Project Team is selected, including a robust public outreach process and public hearings by the Planning Commission and City Council. Below is a tentative timeline of the Civic Center Project.

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