Current Concession Opportunities
OLD TOWN SAN DIEGO SHP HISTORIC SPECIALTY RETAIL RFP
PROPOSALS DUE MARCH 18, 2014, 2:00 P.M. California State Parks is accepting proposals for a concession contract to operate an historic-style specialty retail store at 2613 San Diego Avenue within Old Town San Diego SHP. This concession opportunity was originally advertised for competitive bid on December 19, 2012; however, there were subsequent revisions to the opportunity which led to this new Request for Proposals (RFP). Proposals must be submitted to California State Parks, Concessions Program Office, 1416 Ninth Street Room 1442-7, Sacramento, CA 95814. The RFP and Sample Contract may be viewed and downloaded here.
Questions received by the February 19, 2014 due date in response to the RFP are answered and noted revisions to the RFP are available here and Errata #2 is available "here".
Please send requests for the Concession Proposal Form to Donna Renner at email@example.com or at (619) 688-3343.
BOLSA CHICA STATE BEACH REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS - BEACH STANDS
Proposals Due March 7, 2014, 2:00 P.M. California State Parks is accepting proposals for up to four (4) contracts to operate beach stand concessions for the sale of food, non-alcoholic beverages, recreational and camping equipment, and catering services at four separate structures located on Bolsa Chica SB in Orange County, CA. There will be an optional Pre-Proposal Meeting on Thursday, January 23, 2014, at 10:00 a.m. at Concession Building #24, 17851 Pacific Coast Highway, Huntington Beach, CA 92646. Contact Joanie Rowe at (949) 492-0802 to confirm meeting attendance.
Interested parties must download the Request for Proposal (RFP) package here, and should bring a copy to the pre-proposal meeting. Concession Proposal forms will be available at the pre-proposal meeting or may be obtained from Jim Pine at (916) 651-1215 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
There were no questions received by the January 30, 2014 due date in response to the RFP. However, the Department has revised the RFP and noted revisions here.
Angel Island Ferry Service Public Input Meeting
January 16, 2014 6:00 p.m. California State Parks will hold a public meeting to receive comments on future concession contract(s) for the provision of water transportation services between Angel Island State Park, located Marin County, and both San Francisco and Tiburon, California. The meeting will be held at the Mill Valley Community Center, 180 Camino Alto, Mill Valley, CA 94941. An economic feasibility study for the future ferry operations is discussed in the attached report. For additional information, please contact Concession Program Manager Teresa Montijo at Teresa.email@example.com, or (916) 653-7733.
Angel Island Ferry Concession Feasibility Study 2012 (pdf)
Results of the Public Input Meeting
Interested parties may view comments recorded, as well as a list of written comments, received during the meeting held on January 16, 2014 here (Doc1), (Doc2).
Angel Island Ferry Public Meeting 1/16/2014 Final (pdf)
Angel Island Ferry Public Input Meeting Written Comments 1/16/2014 (pdf)
Separately, and following the meeting, the Department has received many written suggestions for the future RFP. While the purpose of this posting is specific to the comments received during the meeting, subsequent submittals will be retained for consideration as the Department develops the RFP. The Department appreciates the enthusiasm and constructive input provided by stakeholders in the Angel Island Ferry Service operations. Once the RFP is complete, it will be posted on this website with a notice transmitted to all stakeholders who have submitted input in the process. Thank you.
Future Concession Opportunities
See the list of Requests for Proposals that are anticipated over the coming year.