In case you're interested, the City of LA issued their RFQ for architectural services today. Please see attached.
CITY OF LOS ANGELES DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC WORKS BUREAU OF ENGINEERING
REQUEST FOR QUALIFICATIONS (RFQ) PRE-QUALIFIED ON-CALL ARCHITECTURAL AND RELATED PROFESSIONAL SERVICES CONSULTANTS LIST
VARIOUS CITY OF LOS ANGELES PROJECTS
Statements of Qualifications (SOQs) are requested from experienced consultants to provide architectural and related professional consulting services on a pre-qualified on- call basis on various City of Los Angeles projects. SOQs must be submitted in accordance with the requirements set forth in this document.
Only written responses will be considered. Any materials submitted will become part of the response, and may be incorporated into any subsequent contract(s) between the City and the selected consultant. An original and four (4) copies (total of five (5) sets) of the Cover Letter and the SOQ, plus an original and one (1) copy (total of two (2) sets), separately bound and clearly labeled, of the other materials listed in Section 9, and a digital copy of all aforementioned documents, preferably in Adobe Acrobat portable document format (.pdf), stored on a labeled Compact Disk-Read Only Memory (CD- ROM) must be received by 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, February 13, 2013 and addressed to:
Mahmood Karimzadeh, AIA
Department of Public Works
Bureau of Engineering, Architectural Division
1149 S. Broadway, Suite 830
Los Angeles, CA 90015-2213
If you have technical questions, please submit them to Senior Architect Bill Lee via email at ENG_ARCH_RFQ2012@lacity.org or by mail to the address above. The questions, along with the answers, will be distributed by addendum to the RFQ. Any questions regarding mandated City Policies and Programs should be addressed to the City agency responsible for administering them, as stated in the corresponding attachment.
A pre-submittal meeting will be held on Monday, January 14, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. at the Edward R. Roybal Board of Public Works Session Room, Room 350 City Hall, 200 North Spring Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012. Prime respondents (proposers) are required to attend this meeting per Indicator No. 2 of the Business Inclusion Program (BIP) Outreach Requirements (refer to Attachment 6 for waiver of this requirement). Subconsultants interested in this program are strongly encouraged to attend this meeting.