Request for Proposals (RFP) Opportunities

The Center City District (CCD) uses professional and consulting services throughout the year for a variety of projects and initiatives. CCD strives to engage a diverse group of high quality professionals to deliver these services and typically selects them through the Request for Proposals (RFP) process.

Requests for Proposals (RFPs), solicitations, and public notices related to professional service procurements are posted on this web page as they are released by the CCD.

Notice to Bidders - Center City District Pedestrian Lighting Program

The Center City District, Philadelphia PA is accepting proposals and bids for the installation of pedestrian lighting on 10th street between Filbert and Arch Streets in Center City Philadelphia.  All interested bidders must be PennDot certified and be able to meet the requirement outlined in the notice to bidders including City of Philadelphia EO requirements.  Bonded and insured contractors are required to obtain all permits, equipment and labor for specified work. Full scope of required services are defined in the bid documents.  Bids are due in person to the CCD according to the requirement outlined in the notification to bidders by 3:00 PM EST, Monday, February 10, 2020.  Bid packages may be obtained by contacting Hal Welch by email only at No phone calls please.

Call for Musicians, Crafters

The Center City District seeks to commission local musicians, DJs and crafters to participate in various public programs at Dilworth Park and Sister Cities Park throughout 2020. Interested applicants 21 and older should complete the Open Call submission form. Applications will be accepted until January 31 at 3 p.m. Compensation will be discussed individually. Events are weather permitting and subject to change. CCD’s event producers will evaluate all proposals based on the experience and quality of the performers and compatibility with the goals and objectives of the event. CCD reserves the right to reject any and all proposals.