Active Requests for Proposals
Harbor Island Ferry Service RFI – Open
Boston Harbor Now (BHN), on behalf of the Boston Harbor Islands Partnership, is seeking industry input prior to issuing an RFP for seasonal ferry service to the Boston Harbor Island National and State Park. BHN will be contracting with a private company to provide comprehensive waterborne transportation services to six of the islands in the Boston Harbor Islands State and National Park.
A market sounding by phone will be conducted between August 13 and 24. An RFP for this service will be issued in September of 2018.
A copy of the Request for Information and Expressions of Interest and related information can be found below.
RFP Issue Date: July 17, 2018
Peddocks Island RFI – Closed
Boston Harbor Now (BHN) works in partnership with public agencies, communities, and the private and non-profit sectors to plan, advocate, and activate a thriving waterfront, harbor, and Boston Harbor Islands National and State Park. In collaboration with Massachusetts Department of Conservation & Recreation (DCR) and the National Park Service (NPS), BHN is seeking brief expressions of interest from consultant teams to lead a process that will result in a widely supported management and conceptual development plan, an engaged public, strengthened partnerships that support a transformational visitor experience, and a sustainable model for redevelopment and an enhanced island park environment.
RFP Issue Date: May 11, 2018
Plan Development for Volunteer Programs RFP – Closed
Boston Harbor Now is seeking a Consultant to assess and advance our existing volunteer program. The scope of this contract is to assess current volunteer efforts and complete a high priority program plan by which to guide Boston Harbor Now’s efforts in the management of its volunteers into the future
The contractor shall produce a Volunteer Program Management Plan, which will be used by BHN as a guiding document in the development of a robust volunteer program by incorporating elements described in the scope of the RFP
RFP Issue Date: November 22, 2017
For more information please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Volunteer Consultant RFP (Download full description PDF)
Spectacle Islands Repair RFP – Closed
To view full Request For Proposal please use the following link: BHN SOW SPEC Pier
RFP Issue Date: October 20, 2017
Mandatory Pre-Bid Site Visit: October 27, 2017
RFP Due Date: November 3, 2017 @ 5:00 PM
Water Transportation Business Plan RFP – Closed
Proposals are due on Friday, April 14, 2017
Food & Concession Vendor – Closed
Interested bidders should preregister and attend an information session and mandatory site visit on Friday, February 10, 2017 9:00AM to 12:30PM
Proposals are due on Wednesday, March 1, 2017
Public Relations – Closed
Boston Harbor Now is currently accepting proposals to develop, launch, and manage our new brand rollout, messaging and outreach. Boston Harbor Now has recently completed a nearly year-long intensive rebranding effort led by our Board, leadership team, and local branding consultants and we are now ready to re-introduce ourselves to our constituents, the city, and the world. We’re looking for a qualified PR team to help us effectively lead the way.