Request for Bids: Susquehanna Square

General Contracting Opportunity

Community Ventures has completed the solicitation for a general contractor for the new construction of 37-residential units in North Philadelphia.



Community Ventures and the selected general contractor will host another sub-contractor information session later this year prior to the start of construction.

Note: Community Ventures is not directly soliciting sub-contractor bids and all sub-contractors must submit sub-bid proposals to the general contractors.


The project is called Susquehanna Square includes the following buildings:

  • Six (6) unit apartment building at 2116-24 N. 16th Street
  • Twenty-nine (29) unit apartment building at 2137-61 N. 15th Street
  • One duplex consisting of two (2) units at 1601 Diamond Street

Rendering of the Six Unit building at 2116-24 N. 16th Street


  • The Bid Process has ended.

Economic Opportunity
CV seeks to maximize opportunities for

  • Companies owned by minorities, women and disabled persons,
  • Minority, female and disabled individuals,
  • Local individuals and companies, i.e., companies and persons living in Philadelphia.

Our Economic Opportunity Plan details the hiring goals of this project. The EOP and the reporting documents are included in the bid documents.