Illinois to issue RFP for $230M veterans home project
Illinois – The state’s Capital Development Board (CDB) and Department of Veterans’ Affairs will host a vendor forum on November 4 for the design and construction of a new veterans home. The forum will be from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Quincy Veteran’s Home.
As part of the Rebuild Illinois capital plan, the state is investing $230 million in the Quincy Veterans’ Home, the oldest and largest veterans home in the state. It currently provides housing for 315 veterans.
Kent Infirmary at Quincy Veterans’ Home
The vendor forum will include a formal presentation where site plans, demolition, utilities, renovations, new construction, and the design-build process will be discussed. Attendees will receive information on the prequalification and registration requirements.
A networking expo will follow the formal presentation, where contractors, architects, and engineers interested in leading a design-build team will be hosting booths to connect with potential partners. Following the forum, the CDB will issue a request for proposals (RFP) for design and construction of the new veterans home.