RFP - Sale of Genesee Crossroads Garage


The City of Rochester, NY is seeking proposals from qualified parties interested in entering into a deed by easement or permanent easement for the enclosed Genesee Crossroads Parking Garage located at 69 Andrews Street in Rochester, New York.  The Genesee Crossroads Parking Garage consists of four tiered levels for a combined total of 604 parking spaces.  The Garage is situated on an approximately 3.34-acre parcel which is located in its entirety underneath the Charles Carroll Plaza park. The City will retain ownership of the park.  The RFP and its attachments can be downloaded from the links below. 

The objectives of the potential sale are to:

  • Provide satisfactory revenue to the City from the sale of the property;
  • Continue provision of public parking for employees and customers of businesses, as well as residents and visitors; and,
  • Add the property to the City’s tax base.

Respondents are reminded to review the RFP and all its attachments thoroughly.  Note that all deadlines are firm and final.

RFP Downloads: 

Click here to download>>> RFP document     


A. Submission Cover Sheet and Proposal Checklist - Required for RFP Submission  
B.  State and City Requirements for Operating Permits and Condition Assessments of Parking Garages 
C.  Garage Inspection & Rating Program Report, October 1, 2022 
D.  Five-year Estimate for Capital Improvements, September 2022 
E.  List of Completed Repair Projects, September 2022 
F.  List of Project Warranties, 2021 [Transfer of warranties is subject to manufacturer’s terms and conditions] 
G.  Record Drawings, 1966 
H.  Asbestos Management Plan, April 2002 
I.  Permanent Easement Between City and Rochester Gas & Electric Corporation, April 1968 
J.  Assignment of Easement Btw City and Rochester District Heating, December 1993 
K.  Easement Btw City and Rochester District Heating, November 2003 
L.  Rochester District Heating Membership and Use Agreement, December 2015 
M.  Maintenance Jurisdiction Tables and Drawings 

Pre-Proposal Conference & Questions

On March 15, 2024 at 11:00am, City staff conducted a virtual pre-proposal conference to explain/clarify requirements and respond to questions. The deadline for questions is now closed.

A document with answers to the questions that were received by the question deadline of March 21, 2024 can be found here.

Submission Information and Deadline 

Three (3) printed copies of the proposal and a USB thumb drive with an electronic copy of the proposal and all its attachments must be received no later than 4:00 p.m. on Monday, April 22, 2024, at the following address: 

City of Rochester - Department of Neighborhood and Business Development
30 Church Street - Room 005-A 
Rochester, NY 14614 
Attn: A. DaSilva Tella