According to this CBC report, "Rendez Vous LeBreton Group also proposed "a major event centre for sports and entertainment performances" while DCDLS proposed "a concept with multiple cultural institutions developed around an grand allée." One of the proposals could include a central lIbrary.
Public consultation will begin January 26th and will continue until February 8th, 2016.
As reported by the NCC, "the RFP document includes details on the competitive process, as well as the NCC’s design and business objectives that guided the preparation of each proponent’s submission. The document outlines the criteria that will be used by the evaluation committee to evaluate the proposals, as follows:
- market rationale
- development plan
- decommissioning and sustainability strategies
- transportation plan
- servicing plan
- delivery model
- risk assessment and mitigation strategies."