RFP: Food and Beverage Services Metro Parks Tacoma Eastside Community Center

Closing Date:  April 15, 2017




Metro Parks Tacoma will be accepting proposals from qualified proposers for the operation of the food service at the cafe at the new Eastside Community Center, which is anticipated to open in summer 2018.

A copy of the Request for Proposals information packet is attached and is available on the Metro Parks Tacoma Website under “  Any addendum to this Request for Proposals will be posted online at the Metro Parks Tacoma website: http://www.metroparkstacoma.org/rfp/ . If for any reason you are unable to access the site or wish to receive a paper copy of any addendum, please request a copy from the MPT contact noted below.

All interested parties are strongly encouraged to attend the pre-proposal conference scheduled for March 15, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. at Portland Avenue Community Center at: 3513 East Portland Avenue, Tacoma, Washington 98404. Please bring your copy of the Request for Proposals to the pre-proposal conference.

Attendees are required to RSVP to Ben Foster at BenF@tacomaparks.com by March 13, 2017, 5:00

p.m. in order to attend the pre-proposal conference. Please provide the attendee’s company name, authorized representative’s name and title, telephone number (including area code), facsimile number, and email address.

All proposers are required to completely familiarize themselves with the project scope prior to submitting their proposals in order to determine all requirements associated with the contract.

Proposers shall submit one (1) original and three (3) copies of their proposal to Metro Parks Tacoma. Each copy must be submitted in a professional manner.

Proposals shall be returned by the deadline date of April 15, 2017 by 5:00 p.m. to:


Metro Parks Tacoma c/o ESCC Cafe RFP

Attn: Ben Foster
4702 South 19th Street
Tacoma, WA 98405-1175

Thank you for your interest,
Ben Foster
Community Center Supervisor, Recreation Department