Request for Proposals: Greater Gallery Place/Chinatown Corridor Study



The DowntownDC Business Improvement District (DowntownDC BID) seeks an in-depth study of the Seventh Street NW Corridor’s market, public realm, and mobility conditions and an exploration of potential future actions to create a vibrant economic, culture, and entertainment center for Downtown, DC and the region: The Greater Gallery Place/Chinatown Corridor Study.

This effort requires a collaborative approach to understand the Greater Gallery Place/Chinatown Corridor’s economic history, physical challenges, opportunities, and particularly an analysis of the upcoming Capital One Arena’s potential ground lease renewal.


Responses to this request for proposals are due by 5:30 p.m. July 28, 2021. Submissions received late will be rejected.

Each firm submitting a proposal will mark the submission subject line with “RFP for Greater Gallery Place/Chinatown Corridor Study).” The submittal shall include the items outlined in the RFP PDF.

Please submit proposals and questions electronically to Yohance Fuller at


Download the RFP PDF

Download Addendum No. 1

Download Follow up Q&A