Housing Element & Safety Element Update RFP

Request for Proposals (RFP)

The City of Orinda invites qualified consultants or consultant teams to submit a proposal to complete a Housing Element and Safety Element update and related rezoning for the 6th Cycle Housing Element (planning period 2023 - 2031). 

6th Cycle Housing Element and Safety Element Update RFP

Relevant Links are provided below. Note that these links are also provided in the RFP.

Important Dates

Key project dates are outlined below. Please note, these are anticipated dates that are subject to change until a contract is executed.

  • April 26, 2021 - RFP Released
  • May 12, 2021 - Deadline for Questions
  • May 26, 2021 at 3pm - RFP Deadline
  • May 27, 2021 to June 9, 2021 - Evaluation of Proposals
  • Week of June 14, 2021 - Interviews
  • July 6, 2021 - Contract Award by City Council
  • Mid July 2021 - Initiate Work


Questions may be directed to Winnie Mui, Associate Planner at wmui@cityoforinda.org.