The City of Chico, in partnership with Chico State University, and Chico State Enterprises, is requesting Statements of Qualifications and conceptual proposals from interested and qualified developers or development teams for the development of a 2.44-acre mixed-use development in the heart of Chico, CA.
It is anticipated that the Project will include a mixed-use development, parking, and areas for outdoor engagement (i.e., outdoor dining, walking paths, creek viewing, etc.).The project will also include outdoor open space and pedestrian connections between the Project site, University, Downtown, and Bidwell Park.
Relevant Plans or Studies
Please see the following links for additional information on plans and studies that may be relevant to the site development:
Tentative Selection Process Schedule
- RFQ Advertised – March 15, 2022
- RFQ On-Site Conference (Non Mandatory) – March 28, 2022
- Last Day to Submit RFQ Questions – April 11, 2022
- RFQ Addenda Issued (if required) – April 20, 2022
- Statement of Qualifications & Conceptual Proposals Due – May 13, 2022
- Interviews for Top Scoring Proposals – Week of May 30th
- City Council Consideration – July 5, 2022
**Dates are considered tentative and are subject to change
RFQ On-Site Conference (Non Mandatory)
A non-mandatory conference to discuss the RFQ and the delivery process will be held on March 28, 2022 at 2:00pm at the Old Municipal Center located at 441 Main Street, 2nd Floor Conference Room. The purpose of the conference is to address questions arising from the review of the RFQ. In addition, a walking tour of the site will be held immediately following the general session, for those interested. This conference is for informational purposes only, and interested parties shall remain eligible to submit a SOQ if they do not attend the conference. Answers to questions provided during the RFQ conference will not be official until verified in writing by the City and included in the RFQ Addenda.