Wanted: Construction Manager

Wanted: Construction Manager

The Board of Trustees of the Cornwall Public Library is issuing a Request for Proposals for the selection of a construction management firm to provide construction management services in connection with a capital improvement project that includes: the removal and replacement of the library HVAC system; the upgrading of toilet rooms to ADA compliance; and interior wall and flooring renovation.

CPL has secured funding for the project, and construction is anticipated to begin on August 14, 2023, and end on October 6, 2023.


CPL is expected to undertake the selection process according to the following schedule:

  • Deadline for submission of proposals: May 12, 2023
  • Interviews with finalists: May 22-29, 2023
  • Selection of firm: June 14, 2023
  • Contract review and execution: TBD following selection of Firm by CPL’s Board of Trustees

An informational meeting/site visit will be held on May 3, 2023, at 10AM. Potential respondents are asked to gather in the lobby of the Cornwall Public Library. They will be shown the pertinent sites for the renovation and repair work. It is highly recommended that all respondents attend. No one may inspect the building or site without an appointment. Please email Charlotte A Dunaief at CDunaief@rcls.org and Broderick Knoell at Bknoell@blakeengineeringpllc.com to advise of attendance at the informational meeting/site visit for scheduling purposes.

RFP Instructions & Conditions

HVAC Construction Manager Scope of Service