The City Council authorized Staff to proceed with the preparation of a Request for Proposals for a Phase 1 and Phase 2 Environmental Site Assessment for the Civic Center property on June 5, 2018. The final RFP was approved by the Civic Center Advisory Committee on July 26, 2018, and was subsequently reviewed by the City Attorney and City Council RFP Ad Hoc Committee. Request for Proposals went out to interested companies on October 1, 2018. Responses were due October 16, 2018. The assessments were done in early 2019 by AEI Consultants.