MEDIA RELEASE

(STILLWATER, OKLAHOMA / July 15, 2019) – The City of Stillwater is seeking interested parties to submit proposals for the adaptive reuse of its retired electric generation facility, Boomer Lake Station. Responses are due by August 23, 2019, at 5:00 p.m. Central Standard Time.

The purpose of this solicitation is to redevelop Boomer Lake Station and the surrounding property into one that promotes Stillwater’s economic development. The Boomer Lake Station presentation, presented to City Council in March 2017, features many similar and successful projects from across the United States.

 

Find more information and download the RFP here. All responses are to be submitted electronically either by email or hyperlink.

 

Responses to this RFP and written questions should be directed to:

  • Patti Osmus

Office of the City Manager

723 S. Lewis, Stillwater, OK 74074

(405) 742-8209

posmus@stillwater.org

 

Questions and answers will be posted on the project webpage each Monday. The deadline for written questions is August 16, 2019, at 5:00 p.m. Central Standard Time.

 

Boomer Lake Station is located on the southwest corner of Boomer Lake Park, near the intersection of Boomer and Lakeview Roads. It is a decommissioned steam turbine power plant that was originally constructed in 1956. The plant operated until replaced by the new Stillwater Energy Center in 2017. The building is considered historically significant within the Stillwater community.