Comprehensive Plan

Request For Proposal for Consulting Services

The City of Mount Vernon’s Department of Planning and Community Development has extended its RFP for consulting services for the preparation of and update to the City’s Comprehensive Plan and amendment of our zoning code. We are seeking proposals from professional and experienced planning consultants to provide a range of consulting, planning, and technical services to help update the City’s Comprehensive Plan so that it:  

  1. reflects the community’s vision for its future growth and development,  
  2. preserves and enhances the quality of life within the City, and  
  3. creates a more equitable, inclusive, and sustainable Mount Vernon. 

See the RFP for full details

Responses to the RFP will be accepted up until 4:30pm on August 25, 2022. Three paper copies of submission are required (via mail or in-person) in addition to one complete submission in a PDF format, which can be submitted via bidnet.  

Please place proposals in an envelope or box clearly labeled “Consultant Services Response to RFP for City of Mount Vernon Comprehensive Plan Update” and send or deliver to: 

Tanesia M. Walters, J.D., M.P.A, City Clerk 

Office of the City Clerk 

City of Mount Vernon City Hall 

1 Roosevelt Square N 

Mount Vernon, NY 10550

Any inquiries should be directed to Tomeka Graham-Ouattara, Executive Secretary, at