The Capital District Transportation Committee (CDTC) engages qualified professional consultants to support its work through a formal bid process that may include responding to a Request for Expressions of Interest (REI), a Request for Proposals (RFP) or a Request for Qualifications (RFQ). The CDTC solicits proposals and/or qualifications via the NYS Contract Reporter. Please visit to identify possible funding opportunities offered by CDTC.

Request for Proposals

Municipal ADA Self-Evaluations and Transition Plans for Pedestrian Infrastructure


RELEASE DATE: January 28, 2020

The Capital District Transportation Committee (CDTC) is the designated Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) carrying out federal requirements for cooperative transportation planning and programming within the metropolitan area surrounding the Albany-Schenectady and Saratoga Springs urbanized areas.

CDTC has budgeted up to $75,000 for Municipal ADA Self-Evaluations and Transition Plans for Pedestrian Infrastructure. Facilitating Transition Plans is a strategy in CDTC’s Coordinated Public Transit – Human Services Transportation Plan for the Capital District, which is part of New Visions 2050, the long range transportation plan for the Capital Region. The contract will span one year, with an option to extend for one additional year, upon mutual agreement between CDTC and the contracted consultant.

CDTC is requesting proposals to complete an ADA Self-Evaluation and Transition Plan for multiple, as yet unspecified, municipalities in CDTC’s planning area. After consultant selection, CDTC will solicit municipalities interested and able to adopt and implement an ADA Self-Evaluation and Transition Plan. CDTC, on behalf of local member jurisdictions, will administer the consultant contract and will serve as project manager.

Carrie Ward will serve as the project manager and will be the primary contact for technical and administrative questions either by phone 518-458-2161 or by email at Please contact Latanya Sellie at CDTC directly for a complete copy of the RFP either by calling 518-458-2161 or emailing at

Proposals are due at 5:00 PM on Thursday, February 27, 2020 at the Capital District Transportation Committee offices, One Park Place, Main Floor, Colonie, NY 12205.


Four hard copies of the submission and one electronic copy shall be furnished.

Submission Due:               Thursday, February 27, 2020

Contract Term:                  Twelve months

Location:                           Albany, New York

Contact:                            Carrie Ward

                                         Capital District Transportation Committee

                                          One Park Place, Main Floor

                                          Colonie, NY 12205

                                         (518) 458-2161