University Office of Capital Programs and Real Estate Services
Request for Proposal: Developer Selection Greenhouse Project
First published Thursday, February 9, 2023
Sealed proposals will be accepted below until 3:00 PM, Monday March 13, 2023:
At the following address:
506 S. Wright St., Suite 208
Urbana, IL 61801
The University of Illinois is soliciting qualifications and proposals from experienced development teams for the award of a concession involving land owned by the University on the UIUC campus in Champaign, Illinois to select a developer who would have the exclusive right for two years to develop and build a Greenhouse project on a specific site at the Research Park which is designated for such a use by the Master Plan. Subject to the Pre-development Agreement, the proposed Greenhouse facility will consist of two components: approximately 8,000 sf greenhouse and approximately 5,000 sf head house.
Send proposals to: SystemREServ@uillinois.edu Mail hard copies (Not Required) or deliver to: Attn: Bruce Walden, Senior Director University Office of Real Estate Services 506 S. Wright Street, Suite 208 Urbana, Illinois 61822
For instructions on how to obtain a comprehensive purchase description, disclosure or contract forms, contact:
506 S Wright St
Phone: (217) 300-7345
Chief Procurement Officer - John Donato
State Purchasing Officer - Bridget McHatton
Submit 1 copies of the response as defined in the specifications.
The University reserves the right to accept or reject any and all responses or parts thereof.
This procurement may be contingent on Board of Trustees approval. Illinois Department of Human Rights
(IDHR) eligibility number is required on all proposals, if applicable.
There is no BEP goal for this procurement.
The contract(s) for this solicitation could exceed $50,000 annually.
This transaction is subject to the State Board of Elections registration and certification requirements of Public Act 095-0971.
The State of Illinois has a policy to encourage prospective vendors to hire
qualified veterans, minorities, females, persons with disabilities and ex-offenders.