Empire State Development (“ESD”), New York’s economic development agency, released a new Request For Proposal for the purchase or long-term lease and adaptive re-use of the site formerly occupied by Bayview Correctional Facility at 550 West 20th St, New York, NY.
The site is located at the southeast corner of Eleventh Avenue and West 20th Street in West Chelsea, a neighborhood which features a notable mix of cultural and entertainment destinations, the High Line and Hudson River Parks, high-value luxury residential condominiums, premier commercial space, and some of New York City’s most architecturally distinctive buildings.
For more information, and to ensure that you receive all updates to the solicitation, please send an email to BayviewCF@esd.ny.gov and review the Request for Proposals (RFP), online (including other accompanying RFP documents) here.
Please note that the deadline for submitting a proposal is Tuesday, July 1, 2014. Tours of approximately forty-five minutes are expected to be offered on both May 29 and June 18 at the following times: 10:00 AM, 11:00 AM, 12:00 PM and 1:00 PM. All parties interested in attending should RSVP for a specific tour time in advance to BayviewCF@esd.ny.gov and attach a signed copy of the waiver included in the RFP.