EcoCenter Request for Proposals

The Port of San Francisco received two proposals to lease The EcoCenter at Heron's Head Park. Please see the proposal summaries below:


The San Francisco Port Commission is issuing a Request for Proposals ("RFP") seeking a qualified tenant to lease the EcoCenter at Heron's Head Park for a term of five years. RFP packages are available for download below, from the Port offices at Pier 1 or by contacting the Port receptionist (415) 274-0400. For more information contact

We strongly encourage you to register for the EcoCenter RFP mailing list, so that we can make sure all interested parties receive notices and addenda relating to the RFP.

Submittals must be electronically no later than 2:00 P.M. PST on Friday November 8, 2013. Hard copies of the financial materials (described in the RFP) must be received at the Port offices at Pier 1 by the same date.

About Other EcoCenters 

The Port commissioned a comparative study of facilities like the EcoCenter to inform its plans for operating the EcoCenter at Heron's Head Park.

Full EPS & Bionic Economic Report here. (PDF)

Hypothetical Budget for the EcoCenter (appendix to report) (PDF)

Environmental Reports Referenced in RFP

Heron's Head Park has been the subject of previous environmental site investigations that are summarized in the following reports:

Heron's Head Park Soil Investigation and Health Risk Assessment, February 2004 (PDF)

Addendum to HHRA (PDF)