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07 June 2019
Request for Proposals - Fort Ord Property Development

Request for Proposals - Fort Ord Property Development

The City of Monterey (“City”) offers this opportunity for Qualified Developer/ Development Teams to submit a proposal to develop all or portions of a prime site on California’s Central Coast. This Request for Proposals (“RFP”) is intended to result in the selection of a developer to undertake the purchase or lease, planning, financing, and development of prime property at the south end of former Fort Ord, adjacent to the City’s Ryan Ranch Business Park and Corporation Yard.  The property is near Laguna Seca Raceway, which hosts world class racing events for cars, motorcycles, and bicycles.

Request for Proposals in PDF

The deadline for site visit requests and questions regarding the RFP is July 10, 2019.  All questions and responses will be summarized and posted on the City’s website within two days of this date: (monterey.org/planning)

The deadline for receipt of one hard copy and one electronic copy of responses to this RFP, along with a cashier’s check in the amount of $5,000 payable to the City of Monterey, is 4:00 p.m. on August 12, 2019.

Responses or questions regarding the RFP or request for a site visit should be addressed to Elizabeth Caraker at 831-646-1739 or caraker@monterey.org.

07 June 2019
Request for Proposals for Community Development On-Call Services

Request for Proposals for Community Development On-Call Services

The City of Monterey (“City”) is seeking comprehensive proposals for professional services from qualified firms or individuals to provide planning, housing, environmental, economic development, and/or code enforcement on-call services for the City’s Community Development Department.  This solicitation is not intended to create an exclusive service agreement and multiple contracts may be awarded.  The selected consultant(s) will be contracted with for one year with an option for a two year extension.

Request for Proposals in PDF

Proposals must be submitted no later than 4:00 p.m., June 21, 2019.  Proposals will not be accepted after this time.  For more information, please contact Elizabeth Caraker, Housing and Community Development Manager, at 831-646-1739 or caraker@monterey.org.

24 April 2019
Notice of Intent to Adopt a Negative Declaration - Monterey Municipal Wharves I and II Structural Maintenance Program

Notice of Intent to Adopt a Negative Declaration - Monterey Municipal Wharves I and II Structural Maintenance Program

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the City of Monterey has prepared a Negative Declaration, pursuant to the requirements of CEQA, for the Monterey Municipal Wharves I and II Structural Maintenance Program.

The proposed Negative Declaration and Initial Study, as well as referenced documents, are available for review at the City of Monterey, Planning Office, Colton Hall, 1st Floor, 570 Pacific Street, Monterey, CA 93940 and on the City website at: https://monterey.org/Services/Community-Development/Planning.  In accordance with time limits mandated by State law, written comments on this Negative Declaration and Initial Study will be accepted from:

April 24, 2019 - May 27, 2019

Notice of Intent | Initial Study

For more information, please contact John Haynes, Harbormaster, at 831-646-3950 or haynes@monterey.org.

16 April 2019
04/16/2019: City of Monterey Seeks Public Input on Social Services - Survey open through April 22, 2019

04/16/2019: City of Monterey Seeks Public Input on Social Services - Survey open through April 22, 2019

The City of Monterey is looking for community input on the social services that are available for vulnerable communities citywide.  

The City’s Housing Programs Office is currently studying the ways that people connect with social services, which services are most helpful, and which community needs are experiencing a gap in services. This is part of a larger Vulnerable Communities Needs Analysis that began in early 2018. The study will help inform the City’s strategy for providing services to members of the community who qualify as part of a vulnerable group, which includes low-income residents, single parent households, disabled persons, seniors, and the homeless.

02 April 2019
Notice of Intent to Adopt a Negative Declaration - Storm Drain Maintenance Plan

Notice of Intent to Adopt a Negative Declaration - Storm Drain Maintenance Plan

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the City of Monterey has prepared a Negative Declaration, pursuant to the requirements of CEQA, for the City of Monterey Storm Drainage Maintenance Plan.  The proposed Negative Declaration and Initial Study, as well as referenced documents, are available for review at the City of Monterey, Planning Office, Colton Hall, 1st Floor, 570 Pacific Street, Monterey, CA 93940 and on the City website at: www.monterey.org/planning. In accordance with time limits mandated by State law, written comments on this Negative Declaration and Initial Study will be accepted from:

Friday, April 5, 2019 to Monday, May 6, 2019

A public hearing for this project will be held on: May 28, 2019 at 4:00 p.m. or 7:00 p.m. before the Planning Commission in the Council Chambers, Monterey City Hall, 580 Pacific Street, Monterey.

Notice of Intent | Initial Study | Appendix A | Appendix B | Appendix C | Appendix D | Appendix E | Appendix F | Appendix G | Appendix H

For more information, please contact Elizabeth Caraker, Housing and Community Development Manager, at 831-646-1739 or caraker@monterey.org.