|The San Antonio Early Childhood Education Municipal Development Corporation (Corporation) is breaking new ground with its Pre-K initiative and expects to offer dramatically enhanced early childhood education to ensure future vitality and long-term economic health for San Antonio. This initiative will provide four-year-olds high-quality pre-kindergarten education. The purpose of this Request for Proposal (RFP) is to enable the City of San Antonio, through the non-profit San Antonio Early Childhood Education Municipal Development Corporation, (“City”) to obtain proposals from Respondents regarding the construction or renovation, as the case may be, of a building to accommodate classrooms and other support space for the Pre-K 4 SA program. The City’s expectation is that two (2) facilities, East and West areas of the City, will be ready for occupancy within 10 to 12 months of the date the lease is approved and the prospective developer/landlord will lease the space to the City for an initial term of seven years with two option to renew terms of eight years each, completely outfitted for the proposed use, except for furnishing fixtures and equipment which will be provided by City and that the lease contract be administered on a modified gross basis with City paying only the costs associated with separately metered public utilities exclusively serving the premises trash removal, basic building services such as unclogging toilets and replacing interior electrical lamps and janitorial services. A pre-submittal conference is scheduled at the City of San Antonio, Finance Department – Purchasing Division, 11th Floor Large Conference Room, 111 Soledad, San Antonio, Texas 78205 at 10:00 AM, CST, on Wednesday, May 29, 2013. Site tours will begin at the conclusion of the conference. Respondents will be responsible for meeting at the designated sites following the Pre-Submittal Conference.