Delray Beach CRA Issues RFQ for Management of Arts Warehouse

Delray Beach CRA Issues RFQ for Management of Arts Warehouse

14:58 01 August in Press Room

The Delray Beach Community Redevelopment Agency has announced a Request for Qualifications (RFQ) to secure an operator for the management and operation of the Arts Warehouse located in Delray’s Pineapple Grove Arts District.

The CRA plans to convert the vacant 15,000 square foot warehouse, located at 313 NE 3rd Street, into a public arts and business incubator facility for the Delray Beach community. Proposed plans include creating studio space for local artists, galleries, classrooms for educational programming, and workspace for creative businesses by 2016. CRA encourages both private and non-profit organizations to apply.

The deadline for proposals is March 4, 2014 at 2:00 pm. A pre-submittal meeting was recently held at the warehouse building. The complete RFQ is available at

Please note that with the exception of the pre-submittal meeting, questions about the RFQ must be submitted in writing to City of Delray Beach Purchasing Manager Patsy Nadal at For general information about the CRA and its initiatives, visit the CRA website or call the office at (561) 276-8640.