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Consultant - Planning and Urban Design for Tysons Corner

RFP for amending comprehensive plan to include TOD planning and design for Tysons Corner in Fairfax County, Virginia

Scope of Contract

The purpose ofthis Request for Proposal is to enter into a contract with a highly qualified firm to assist the Tysons Land Use Task Force in identifying changes to the 1994 Comprehensive Plan for Tysons Corner by applying the best possible Transit Oriented Development (TOD) and urban design planning strategies for the future growth ofthe Tysons Corner Urban Center. These changes shall reflect the work ofthe Task Force as well as include community input, recognize the singular and vital role that Tysons plays in Fairfax County’s economic and social development, and maximize the advantageous utilization of four new Metrorail stations in accordance with the terms and conditions ofthe Request for Proposal.

The selected consultant will work with the study’s current consultants: The Perspectives Group, which has been hired to manage public outreach and participation, and Cambridge Systematics, which has been hired as the study’s transportation consultant.