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Request for Proposals (RFP)

 
Address: 800 Maynard Ave S. Suite 300 (Map It)
Charles Ng 206-684-8001 | charles.ng@seattle.gov

Seattle Parks and Recreation offers Opportunity for year round Food truck or self contained food Service Concession in magnuson Park

Seattle Parks and Recreation is interested in securing a partner to operate a tear round food service concession in the busy core of the Magnuson Park Campus. Location is a cement pad providing power and potable water hookups but lacking sanitary sewer connection and restrooms.  The opportunity is therefore limited to food trucks and other self-contained food service businesses with staff restroom and hand washing facility. Packets can be downloaded, picked up in person at the address below, or you may request a packet be mailed to you. Small businesses, Women and/or Minority Businesses are encouraged to submit proposals.

Proposal Deadline Date: Friday, April 3, 2015

Download the RFP Proposal You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to view this document

Mailing Address and Contact Information:
Seattle Parks and Recreation
Attn: Dan Iverson
6310 NE 74th St. #109E
Seattle, WA 98115
Office: 206-684-4218
Email: dan.iverson@seattle.gov

Please note that electronic submissions of proposals cannot be accepted.

Responses to question submitted regarding year round Food truck or self contained food Service Concession in magnuson Park

An unusually large number of questions were submitted regarding this RFP.  Because of the number and length of some of the responses, rather than posting them individually as text on the web page, they are posted in the pdf files below. The answers themselves are included in the first pdf, labelled Magnuson RFP Questions and Answers, with individual facility schedules posted as separate pdfs below these answers.

2015 Concessions Opportunities

Seattle Parks and Recreation Concessionaire requirements are as follows:

  • Seattle Parks permit (fee is $75 per park, per year) to sell on City of Seattle Park property
  • Copy of your current City of Seattle business license
  • Liability insurance coverage in the amount of $1 million dollars and add the ‘City of Seattle’ as an additional insured
  • You and your Staff must all pass a WA State Patrol Background check
  • A small percentage of your gross sales (less sales tax) would be paid to the Parks Department. This is usually 10% or a minimum flat fee per month. The minimum dollar amount may be changed depending on the park and time of year.

Seattle Parks and Recreation offers Opportunities for Seasonal Food truck, activities and fitness Concessions in Various Parks

Seattle Parks and Recreation is interested in securing seasonal partners to operate food service, activities and group fitness in various park locations throughout the City of Seattle. Locations vary with sites appropriate for carts, food trucks and other self-contained service businesses. Packets can be downloaded, picked up in person at the address below, or you may request a packet be mailed to you. Small businesses, Women and/or Minority Businesses are encouraged to submit proposals.

Proposal Deadline Date: Monday, March 30, 2015

What’s new??
For all Food Service Concessions: Your proposal should include a bid, however, a minimum monthly concession fee of $75, $200, or $350 will be charged based on the selected park. See page 34 of the food service packet.

A Concessionaire Meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, February 24 from 6-7pm at the International District/Chinatown Community Center, located at 719 8th Ave S. Seattle, WA 98104. The meeting is open for new and returning seasonal concessionaires to discuss proposal packets, new ideas or concerns. To RSVP, contact Antoinette Daniel at antoinette.daniel@seattle.gov or call 206 684-0902.

Mailing Address and Contact Information:
Seattle Parks and Recreation
Attn: Antoinette Daniel
800 Maynard Ave. S, Suite 300
Seattle, WA 98134-1334
Office: 206-684-0902
Email: antoinette.daniel@seattle.gov

Please note that electronic submissions of proposals cannot be accepted.

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Updated March 26, 2015


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