Request for Proposals for 2023 Zero Waste Implementation Plan Update

The City of Alameda (“City”) is requesting the services of an outside consultant to update the City’s Zero Waste Plan (Plan). The proposal requires that prospective consultants have an extensive perspective and experience in the municipal process and implementation of Plans. The Consultant should demonstrate knowledge of municipality and community residential and commercial Zero Waste programs and practices; have the ability to document and conduct workshops; interface with City staff (Staff); provide written analysis of current Zero Waste programs and the City’s progress towards its Zero Waste goals; propose future options for an updated Plan and; the ability to develop a guidebook that will be useful for the municipality as a whole in the implementation of the Plan. 

The Proposal, clearly marked with the project name “2023 Zero Waste Update” should be submitted by email no later than:

5:00 pm on March 28, 2023

Attention to Marc Green at the email address below.  All Proposals will be considered submitted at the time date and time noted in the email transmittal.  Proposals will not be accepted after the time noted above.  Proposals should be addressed to:

Public Works Department

Marc Green

Faxed, mailed or hand carried Proposals will not be accepted. 

Any questions pertaining to this Request for Proposal shall be sent by March 2, 2023 at 5:00 pm to Marc Green, and Liz Acord,

Answers to questions, if any, will be posted online March 9, 2023 at:


Download a PDF of this RFP here(PDF, 219KB).

Download a PDF of Addendum No. 1 here(PDF, 177KB).