Request for Proposals
Incorporating Art on the Homer Spit Trail Project, Phase II
on the Homer Spit, Homer, Alaska
Proposals to incorporate art into three (3) sections of the Homer Spit Trail Project, Phase II on the Homer Spit, will be received at the Office of the City Clerk, City Hall, City of Homer, 491 East Pioneer Avenue, Homer, Alaska, until Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 4:00 p.m. As there will be three separate areas, artists are encouraged to submit one or more concepts or proposals for each area so as to ensure artwork will be incorporated into all areas.
A non-mandatory project site visit will be held on Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. to physically view the project sites on the Spit. Proposers interested in attending are directed to meet at the corner of Freightdock Road and Homer Spit Road on the Homer Spit, Homer, Alaska.
Proposal requirement questions shall be directed to:
Renee Krause, CMC, Deputy City Clerk
City Clerk’s Office, City of Homer
491 E Pioneer Avenue
Homer, AK 99603
907-235-8121, ext.2224; firstname.lastname@example.org
The intent of this proposal effort is to provide an opportunity for artists and other interested persons to present ideas on how and what art can be incorporated into the Homer Spit Trail Project, Phase II. The proposals will be evaluated by an Art Selection Committee utilizing the City’s 1% for Art Funding designated for this project. All ideas and concepts will be considered. Expect that more than one art piece or idea will be funded with the available dollars.
Project questions shall be directed to:
Carey Meyer, Public Works Director
City of Homer
3575 Heath Street
Homer, AK 99603
The City of Homer reserves the right to accept or reject any or all proposals, to waive irregularities or informalities in the proposals, and to award the contract to the respondent that best meets the selection criteria based on the recommendations of the review committee.
Dated this 20th day of March, 2013
CITY OF HOMER
Walt Wrede, City Manager