Current Partnership Opportunities

This section features the latest RFPs and other opportunities available through our formal processes.

The City of Seattle Department of Parks & Recreation (SPR) owns the building known as the Cascade People’s Center located in the Lake Union neighborhood. Since 2012, the Cascade People’s Center has been managed and maintained by the YMCA of Greater Seattle under a management and operating agreement. SPR is issuing a Request for Proposals (RFP) seeking interested parties and service providers to submit proposals for a Property and Community Agreement and Lease for the operation and maintenance of the Center.
Seattle Parks and Recreation (SPR) is seeking the services of a creative multi-disciplinary team to complete design and construction administration for the replacement of the existing railroad crossing pedestrian bridge at Carkeek Park.
Seattle Parks and Recreation (SPR) is seeking the services of a consultant to facilitate the design review, easement negotiation, and permitting of the proposed pedestrian bridge replacement at Carkeek Park with Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway (BNSF), the owner of the right-of-way that the easement provides access through.
Commercial activity in a City of Seattle requires a permit or a contract. An Activity Use permit is issued to groups who operate fitness groups (i.e. boot camps, yoga, running camps, running training) or outdoor education classes. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis.