Green-Wood Stormwater Project

Request for Proposal

The Green-Wood Cemetery, in Brooklyn, New York, is soliciting proposals from experienced design consulting firms to design multiple stormwater facilities on its National Historic Landmark landscape. The New York State Environmental Facilities Corporation (NYSEFC) has awarded the Cemetery funding for the design and construction of various stormwater practices. The proposals must identify the necessary tasks and related costs to complete the design and preparation of permitted construction plans and specifications in accordance with New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC) regulations and New York City Department of Environmental Protection (NYCDEP) standards. 

Green-Wood was founded in 1838, and predates the development of all public parks, arboreta, and botanic gardens. At 478 acres, it is the largest contiguous private landowner in New York City.

Bidders must complete the registration here to: (1) receive a link to a data room that contains additional existing property information; (2) be eligible for bid submission; and (3) to receive addendums, update, and response to questions.

Inquires and questions must be directed to Matt Rea at prior to December 16, 2022. Questions will be compiled, and answers issued as an addendum which shall be emailed to those that have completed the registration. Responses to questions will be sent to registered bidders on or before December 30, 2022.

Submission Deadline: January 13, 2023 at 4:00pm.

Submit proposals electronically via one (1) submission emailed to A confirmation of receipt will be sent to all prospective bidders.

Important note: To ensure an ethical evaluation process, all inquiries or other communications regarding this RFP shall be exclusively directed to the authorized RFP contact identified above. Bidders are hereby expressly instructed not to otherwise communicate with the Cemetery’s officers or employees regarding this RFP. This prohibition is also applicable to bidder’s affiliates, officers, employees, agents, and subcontractors.