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Sports Authority & Procurement Release RFQ for MLS Stadium Design Services


On Thursday, February 22, the Sports Authority and Metro Procurement released RFQ1033670,1 which solicits design services for the Major League Soccer stadium to be located at the Nashville Fairgrounds.

The competitively bid request for quotation has a focus on equity. It sets an ambitious target of 20% for DBE (disadvantaged business enterprise) participation. To ensure compliance, each proposer will be asked to submit a Diversity and Inclusion Plan that demonstrates their commitment and strategy for achieving or exceeding 20% DBE participation, as well as their methods of identifying, monitoring, and promptly paying and reporting utilization of those DBEs. 

If you are interested in learning more about this RFQ, you can read the entire document below or contact Terri Troup at

If you are a DBE and interested in this RFQ or if you would like to become an approved Metro vendor, please contact the Business Assistance Office at or (615) 880-2814.

RFQ1033670,1 Major League Soccer Stadium Design Services