Requests for Proposals

RFP listings on this site are posted for three months unless the posted deadline is reached. Web site postings cost $75. To submit an RFP ad, email the description to and place "RFP ad" in the subject field.

Posting requirements:  Ads shall be submitted in word, and contain no more than 250 words.  We are happy to add links and/ or one pdf attachment.


Request for Qualifications/Proposals

City of Clio

The City of Clio, located in northern Genesee County, seeks to engage a qualified consultant or firm to 1) lead a comprehensive review of the current City of Clio Master Plan, 2017-2022 and identify amendments and revision to conform with the community’s vision of its future development in compliance with state statute; 2) review the city’s zoning ordinance and recommend amendments to provide greater clarity and address deficiencies in these ordinances and support approved revisions of the City of Clio Master Plan; and 3) direct the city’s efforts to becoming a Redevelopment Ready Community (Michigan Economic Development Corporations). 

Replies to this Request for Qualifications/ Proposals shall be hand-delivered or mailed to Mr. Eric Wiederhold, City Administrator, 505 West Vienna Street, Clio, Michigan 48420 or emailed to [email protected] by August 26, 2021.

Please click here for more information. 

Posted: July 23, 2021

Request for Proposal

Downtown Parking Study

City of Grand Blanc – Downtown Development Authority

The City of Grand Blanc seeks the services of firms or individuals engaged in professional parking and transportation consulting to undertake a Downtown Parking Study that will determine how parking is being utilized now in order to determine if the existing parking supply is adequate, if the existing parking supply is not determined to be adequate, determine where additional supply is needed based on current and future demands and review the City’s management approach and make recommendations for improvements.

Please submit your RFP only accepted as a hard copy to Attn: Clerk – Sealed Bid, City of Grand Blanc, 203 E. Grand Blanc Road, Grand Blanc, MI  48439. Please include 2 hard copies. Must be submitted by hand or mail by 3:00pm, August 3rd, 2021 (no exceptions for late filings).

RFP questions to:  [email protected]

More information can be found here.

Posted: June 29, 2021

Request for Qualifications

Economic Development Strategy, Commercial Market Study, and Residential Target Market Analysis

Bridgeport Charter Township Downtown Development Authority (“DDA”)

The Bridgeport Charter Township DDA requests Qualifications from experienced consultants for professional services related to the creation of an Economic Development Strategy, Commercial Market Study, and Residential Target Market Analysis. The deadline to submit Qualifications to the DDA is July 2, 2021 at 5:00pm (no exceptions will be made for late filings).

RFQ questions shall be directed to [email protected]

Full Request for Qualifications can be found here.

Posted: June 18, 2021 

Request for Proposals

City of Ionia

The City of Ionia is requesting submission of qualifications from any and all parties wishing to be considered for consulting services related to comprehensive planning and zoning activities, including but not limited to project review (special land use permits and site plan review), recommending/drafting amendments to city zoning ordinances, and Master Plan/Recreation Plan updates. Proposals are due no later than Friday, July 2, 2021 at 4 PM.  Please see complete RFQ/RFP specifications at

Posted: June 15, 2021

Request for Proposals – Westland Zoning Ordinance

City of Westland

The City of Westland is seeking proposals from experienced and qualified vendors for professional services related to updating the Westland zoning ordinance. Sealed proposals will be received by the Purchasing Division, located at 36300 Warren Road, Westland, MI 48185 on July 12, 2021 at 10:00am (no exceptions will be made for late filings), at which time the proposals will be publicly opened and read aloud.

More information can be found here: and also here.

Posted: June 10, 2021

Request for Proposals

Dexter Township

Dexter Township, MI is requesting proposals from qualified consultants to assist the community in creating a new Master Plan. The Township is seeking a consultant to develop a visionary master plan, based on comprehensive public engagement.

Please review the following link for the full RFP with specific submission content requirements.  Full RFP link here.

RFP Submission Deadline: 4:00 p.m. Thursday July 22, 2021.

Any questions concerning the RFP shall be directed to: David Rohr, Director of Planning and Zoning at [email protected].  or 734-426-3767.

Posted: June 7, 2021

Request for Proposals – Master Plan and Zoning Ordinance

City of Benton Harbor

The City of Benton Harbor is requesting proposals from qualified professional planning firms to review and update the city’s Zoning Ordinance and Master Plan. It is located in southwest Michigan with a population of 9,615 (2021 U.S. Census).

The Request for Proposal, in its entirety, is available on the City of Benton Harbor’s website: Please forward any questions regarding the RFP by 5:00 p.m. on May 18, 2021 to:

Kimberly Thompson, City Clerk
200 East Wall Street
Benton Harbor, MI 49022
[email protected]

The answers will be posted on the City’s website.

Please include ten hard copies of the completed proposal in a sealed envelope along with a flash drive containing a digital copy of the completed proposal, clearly marked: REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS – ZONING ORDINANCE AND MASTER PLAN REVIEW received by 10:00 AM on May 25, 2021 by mail or hand delivery to:

Kimberly Thompson, City Clerk
200 East Wall Street
Benton Harbor, MI 49022

Proposals must be mailed or delivered to the City’s drop box by the aforementioned deadline. Proposals arriving after the deadline will remain unopened and disqualified. All acceptable bids will be publicly opened virtually at 10:00 AM on May 25, 2021. Instructions on how to participate will be posted on the City of Benton Harbor’s website,

The City of Benton Harbor reserves the right to accept any, reject any, or reject all proposals submitted.

Kimberly Thompson, City Clerk
City of Benton Harbor

Posted: May 10, 2021