Deadline for Proposal Submission: May 15, 2017 by 5:00pm EST. 

A .pdf version of the proposal must be emailed to 

Questions about this RFP should be submitted to via email to the by May 8, 2017. 

The Mayor’s Fund for Philadelphia and the Department of Planning and Development seek a qualified professional consultant to manage a Historical Preservation task force appointed by the Mayor James F. Kenney of the City of Philadelphia. Comprised of preservation and design professionals, real estate developers, preservation advocates, community representatives, and government officials, the task force will analyze the current state of historic preservation in Philadelphia, explore best practices in historic preservation nationwide, provide a forum for public discussions of preservation, and develop and report to the Mayor on approaches for encouraging, incentivizing, and improving preservation in Philadelphia. The consultant will arrange, coordinate, publicize, facilitate, and document meetings of the task force and its committees over their 18-month lifespan. The consultant will generate three reports documenting the activities and conclusions of the task force.

To view the full RFP, please click here: Task Force RFP

To view questions and answers regarding the Historical Preservation Task Force Project Manager, click here: Historical Preservation TF_Q+A