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The City of Santa Monica (City) is issuing this Request for Proposals (RFP) to a selected group of development teams for the mixed-used development opportunity of a City-owned two and one half acre site at 4th/5th Street and Arizona Avenue in Downtown Santa Monica.

In May of 2012 the City issued a Request for Qualifications (RFQ) for the development of this site seeking interested development teams to demonstrate their relevant experience, qualifications and financial capabilities. As part of the RFQ process three developer-design teams were selected as finalists to participate in a limited Request for Proposal (RFP) process. 

This RFP is directed solely to the three finalist developer-design teams.The response period for this RFP is now closed.

Please check the project website regularly for further information, updates and addendums.    

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD RFP                                

Questions & Answers as of 02/25/13 

RFP Amendment 04/01/13 

Information Item 07/10/13: 4th/5th and Arizona Proposals and Selection Panel Recommendations 

 Architectural Review Board Submittal Materials

4th and AZ Book Edits

The Plaza at Santa Monica ARB Draft PPT



  Forest City 

  Metropolitan Pacific Capital/Clarett West Development 


Response to Follow-Up Questions:

Metropolitan Pacific Capital/Clarett West Development


Additional Resources: 

•    Information on other development proposed in the area:  

•    January 23, 2013 Planning Commission Meeting – discussion on Downtown Specific Plan Development Parameters

        o    Staff Reports: 

        o    Video: 

•    The results of a series of community outreach meetings were presented to Council at a Study Session on May 10, 2011.

•    The Santa Monica Land Use and Circulation Element (LUCE) Downtown Chapter 2.6:     

•    Bidders Conference Presentation

•    Bidders Conference Presentation Base Map

•    Exposition Light Rail Project Information  



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