Library Alert!

Main Library will be closed for all services March 18 - 31

as we move to Phase 2 of our renovation project.

Bertram Woods branch will remain open for essential services.

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Invitation to Bid/Requests for Proposals

Request for Proposals for Project Manager

The Shaker Heights City School District, City of Shaker Heights, and Shaker Heights Public Library (“Client Group”) seek the services of a Project Manager to lead the development of a Joint Facilities Master Plan. Proposals Due: March 8, 2021 at 12:00 NOON

Request for Qualifications for Facilities Master Planning Services

The Shaker Heights City School District, City of Shaker Heights, and Shaker Heights Public Library (“Client Group”) invite qualified teams to submit a statement of qualifications for facilities master planning, including: vision planning, education planning, architectural services, and community engagement. Proposals Due: March 22, 2021 at 12:00 NOON


Past Opportunities

Shaker Heights Public Library Request for Qualifications for Construction Manager at Risk
Shaker Heights Public Library requests qualifications from CMR firms for renovations to the Main Library facility and possibly renovations to the Bertram Woods Branch Library to address Library facility needs (Project). Firms must be experienced in the CMR delivery method, including scheduling, cost estimating, constructability review, GMP and open book pricing, and have experience in public construction; specific criteria are included in the RFQ.

Submit the requested qualifications, together with the firm’s experience and a statement of interest in the Project, to Amy Switzer, 16500 Van Aken Blvd, Shaker Heights OH 44120, no later than 4 pm on Wednesday, May 1, 2019. Submittals received after this time may be considered solely in SHPL’s discretion. Direct questions about the project to Roger Riachi, RFC Contracting (440.572.9444; rriachi@rfccontracting.com).


Shaker Heights Public Library is accepting qualifications from design professionals to provide design and related construction administration services for renovations to the Shaker Heights Library, with the option to provide services for the Bertram Woods Branch renovations, at the office of the Director, SHPL, 16500 Van Aken Blvd, Shaker Heights OH 44120. Direct questions about the project to Roger Riachi, RFC Contracting (440.572.9444; rriachi@rfccontracting.com). Submissions will be accepted until 4pm on Mar 22, 2019.

Shaker Library Request for Proposals for Bond Underwriting Services
Proposals Due: Thursday, December 20, 2018 by 3:00 PM


Proposals Due: Wednesday December 19, 2018 by 12:00 noon.

Proposals Due: December 17, 2018 at 12:00 noon