Request for Proposal

About the Request for Proposal
Two outdoor sculptures to be located at the entrance of the new Johnston Town Center at the predominant intersection of Merle Hay Road and NW 62nd Ave. Both sculptures would preferably be by the same artist but is not limited to only one artist.

Background about the Proposal
The Johnston Town Center is the fruition of more than a decade of community planning directed towards creating an inviting central gathering place for the Johnston community complete with exciting public amenities including art, trails, an ice rink, splash pad, amphitheater and other outdoor activities. The Town Center project is a public-private partnership between the Hansen Company and City of Johnston focused on the redevelopment of Merle Hay Road at the intersection of NW 62nd. The commercial development within the Town Center will serve as a local destination for dining, shopping and entertainment. The central green space "The Yard" will feature regular event programming including concerts, a splash pad and a seasonal ice skating rink. Submitters are encouraged to explore this ​link​ taking you to the Community Development Guide for more information about Johnston and to conduct additional research about the Town Center and the Johnston community.

The links below provide more information on the request for proposals.
  • Click here (PDF) for more information on the main sculpture located within the Johnston Town Center
  • Click here (PDF) for more information on the pedestrian corner sculptures within the Johnston Town Center
Click here to learn more about the Johnston Town Center.