OPM: Request For Proposals


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2017 Responsible Growth and Transit-Oriented Development Program Grant
RFA #RG-TOD-04122017
RFA Issue Date: April 12, 2017 

Response Due Date: June 23, 2017




The Office of Policy and Management (OPM) is seeking applications from municipalities and regional councils of governments for projects to promote (1) responsible growth consistent with the Conservation & Development Policies: The Plan for Connecticut 2013-2018 (C&D Plan) and/or (2) opportunities for transit-oriented development (TOD), as defined in Section 13b-79o of the Connecticut General Statutes.

Only Connecticut municipalities and Regional Councils of Governments (COGs) may submit applications.  Joint applications and collaborative partnerships with developers, non-profits, and other outside entities are encouraged. Eligible applicants may submit multiple applications.


Complete Details:  The comprehensive RFA document and other required forms and additional information, as well as any successive communications related to the RFA can be viewed on the DAS State Contracting Portal.


Official Contact: The State has designated the individual below as the Official Contact for purposes of this RFA. The Official Contact is the only authorized contact for this request and, as such, handles all related communications on behalf of the State. Responders, prospective responders, and other interested parties are advised that any communication with any other Department or OPM employee(s) (including appointed officials) or personnel under contract to the State about this RFA is strictly prohibited. Responders or prospective responders who violate this instruction may risk disqualification from further consideration.


Official Contact Name: Matthew Pafford

Phone: 860-418-6412

E-Mail: Matthew.Pafford@ct.gov


Request for Applications (RFA)

State of Connecticut  
Office of Policy and Management



Summary:  The Office of Policy and Management (OPM) and its Juvenile Justice Advisory Committee (JJAC) are offering the Police and Youth Program again for 2017/2018.  Local public agencies are eligible to apply for one time funding of up to $10,000 to increase or enhance opportunities for youth and police to work together to benefit their community.  The typical project will have an early team-building component for the officers and youth, a series of activities that are enjoyable for both groups and that provide opportunities for police and youth to interact, a joint community service project that benefits the community, and a concluding recognition event.  Applications are due Wednesday, April 12, 2017.

RFA AND REQUIRED DOCUMENTS CAN BE FOUND ON THE DAS CONTRACTING PORTAL @ http://www.biznet.ct.gov/scp_search/BidDetail.aspx?CID=41428


DUE DATE:  Applications are due Wednesday, April 12, 2017.

Official Contact name:  Valerie LaMotte

Contact e-mail:  valerie.lamotte@ct.gov

Contact phone:  860-418-6316

Contact FAX:  860-418-6496  

Website:  www.ct.gov/opm/JJYDprograms


Due to anticipated inclement weather, the optional information session originally scheduled for March 15th has been rescheduled for March 29th.


Additional Information:   OPM will be hosting one optional technical assistance session on preparing Police and Youth grant applications and how to involve youth in leadership development opportunities in these projects as follows:

DATE:   Wednesday, MARCH 29, 2017

TIME:    1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

PLACE:  Courtyard by Marriott

              4 Sebethe Drive

              Cromwell, CT

To register for this session send your name, title, agency, address, telephone number and e-mail address to Ms. LaMotte at valerie.lamotte@.ct.gov.


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