Benn-Hi Development Project Architectural Services RFP

Town of Bennington Old Benn High Development Project Request for Proposals for Architectural Services

The deadline for proposals is Friday April 29, 2022 by 2 pm.

The Town of Bennington (Town or Owner) is seeking proposals from architectural firms for design services related to the rehab and retrofit construction of 30,000 square feet of space within the 100,000 sg. ft. former Bennington High School Building at 650 Main Street in Bennington.

This proposal requests services to determine overall project feasibility and schematic design development for the purpose of securing project funding. Project feasibility includes: determining the scope of work for the rehab and retrofit construction of 30,000 square feet of space within the 100,000 sg. ft. former Bennington High School Building into a gymnasium, locker rooms, auditorium, senior center facility, offices for non-profits, commercial kitchen and dining room and offices for Meals on Wheels, workshops, and other municipal uses to ascertain projected costs. A phased design and construction approach is anticipated where the Phase I consists of the Senior Center area; Meals on Wheels Commercial Kitchen; Meals on Wheels Dining Area; public restrooms; and all supporting office areas for the Senior Center and Meals on Wheels. Phase I construction must be completed no later than June 30, 2023. Preliminary cost estimates have been obtained by the Town and will be supplied to the chosen architectural firm.

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