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Urban Forest Plan


Parks & Recreation Department 

Request For Proposals
Urban Forest Plan

Contact information
Maggie Owens 

The City of Boston, acting by and through its Parks and Recreation Department and its Commissioner (the Official), invites proposals for the performance of the services for a citywide Urban Forest Plan as set forth in the Request for Proposal Documents (Documents).  The Documents shall be available on 12:00 noon on Monday, September 28, 2020 at The RFP will remain available until 12:00 noon on Wednesday, October 28, 2020.

An optional virtual information session will be held at 4:00 PM on Thursday, October 8, 2020 with the Boston Parks and Recreation Department and the Mayor's Office of Economic Development. Please register before 3PM on Thursday, October 8, 2020 using the following Eventbrite link to receive virtual meeting login information:

Signed Technical Proposals and Fee Proposals may be submitted online through or hard copies may be submitted to our office at 1010 Massachusetts Ave 3rd floor, Boston MA, 02118. Please refer to Documents for detailed submission instructions. Both the Technical Proposal and Fee Proposal must be submitted no later than 12:00 noon on Wednesday, October 28, 2020. 

The City reserves the right to accept or reject any or all proposals or any part or parts thereof; to waive any defects, informalities and minor irregularities; and to award the contract as the City deems to be in its best interest.  The maximum time for proposal acceptance by the City after the opening of proposal shall be ninety (90) days.  The award of a contract pursuant to this bid shall be subject to the approval of the Mayor of Boston. 

Ryan Woods, Commissioner


Massachusetts General Law

Seal of Massachusetts
Chapter 30B
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