Hurry up and wait for MSA

City officials gave developers a tight, two-month time frame to come up with a second round of proposals to redevelop the Market Square Arena site. Alarm ClockThe RFP was issued Feb. 21, and proposals were due April 18. A decision was promised by late June or early July. Guess what? The city missed its deadline. Don’t expect an answer until next month, at the earliest. They’re still saying summer, but a little later in the summer. “We’re just making sure we get all our questions answered and know everything that’s going on,” said Department of Metropolitan Development spokeswoman Anne Coffey. For a refresher on the two proposals, check here and here. Tick, tock.

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