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DECKER HOUSE PROPOSALS DUE OCT. 6, 2014; PRE-BID MEETING AUG 28

DeckerHousePASADENA, Calif.—Persons and businesses interested in submitting bids to move and restore the historic "Decker House" have until 1 p.m., Monday, Oct. 6, 2014 to submit proposals. A mandatory pre-bid conference is planned Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014.

The pre-bid meeting is scheduled for 9 a.m., Thursday, Aug. 28 at the City's Housing Department, 649 N Fair Oaks Ave, Suite 202, Pasadena 91103.

The Decker House is an historic Queen Anne-style, two-story home currently at 750 N. Fair Oaks Ave. The house needs to be moved to a new location to make way for a new 70-unit affordable housing project slated for the Heritage Square site.

For more information, visit www.cityofpasadena.net/housing and click on the menu for Heritage Square. In addition, there are three specific links to documents related to the Decker House part of the project, including:

? Decker House RFP, Part 1: http://www.cityofpasadena.net/WorkArea/linkit.aspx?LinkIdentifier=id&ItemID=6442473695&libID=6442473662

? Decker House RFP, Part 2: http://www.cityofpasadena.net/WorkArea/linkit.aspx?LinkIdentifier=id&ItemID=6442473698&libID=6442473665

? Addendum to Decker House RFP: http://www.cityofpasadena.net/WorkArea/linkit.aspx?LinkIdentifier=id&ItemID=6442473846&libID=6442473813

The RFP includes points for developers to minimize the amount of city funding requested to relocate and restore the house. The maximum city subsidy for this project is $450,000.

As part of the relocation project, the requirements include that the house stay in Pasadena; the successfully selected development team have recent experience with both historic rehabilitation and house moving and must have site control of the land (lease, own or in escrow) where the home is to be relocated. The home's exterior must be restored to federal historic standards per the Secretary of the Interior.

In addition, bonus point categories include affordable housing reuse of the Decker House and developer commitment to exceed the City's 20 percent local hiring requirement.

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The day begins with the State of the Schools Address in the refurbished gymnasium on the Wilson campus that was part of a $3.3 Million project at the campus funded by Measure TT that also overhauled locker rooms, replaced the fire alarms on campus and renovated the student quad area. At 9:30 a.m., the program will move outside to the new quad where attendees will join in with Wilson Middle School students in singing happy birthday to the district and enjoying some birthday cake.

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