1500 Leahy Rehabilitation

March 12, 2013

City of Muskegon
Invitation to Bid

The City of Muskegon Community and Neighborhood Services department is currently looking for
qualified licensed Residential Building contractors for the rehabilitation of the property located at 1500
Leahy Street.

This project is being financed with funds from MSHDA NSP. All projects are subject to Section 3
of the Housing and Urban Development Act of 1968, which seeks to promote to the greatest possible
extent employment training and business opportunity for low/moderate income residents and small
businesses of the area.

The City of Muskegon, as well as the U. S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
(HUD), requires the selected contractor/developer to take all affirmative steps to assure that minority
firms, women businesses and labor surplus area firms are used when possible.

Proposal packets for the property will be available Monday, March 11, 2013, at 12:00 noon to
5:00 p.m. until Tuesday, March 20th, 2013, at Muskegon City Hall, CNS Office 2nd Floor, 933 Terrace
Street, Muskegon, MI. The completed proposal packets must be returned to the City Clerk’s
Office by no later than 2:00pm, on Tuesday, March 26, 2013, at Muskegon City Hall.
proposals must be returned on the specification form supplied by the CNS office and must be
completely and properly filled out. No electronically delivered proposals will be accepted. No
proposal packages will be given out after Tuesday, March 20, 2013 at 5:00 pm.

The contractor must ensure that employees and applicants for employment are not
discriminated against because of their race, religion, sex, weight or national origin.


  •  Contractor must submit at least 3 references of former customers whose homes were built or rehabilitated by the contractor.
  •  Copy of current Michigan Builders License.
  •  Proof of Liability Insurance
  •  Proof of Worker’s Compensation Insurance
  •  Copy of EPA Licenses
  •  Copy of EPA Certification

Bid proposals should be placed inside a 9” x 12” envelope, addressed to the City of Muskegon
Community and Neighborhood Services office with the title of the project address on the outside of
the envelope along with the bidders name. All qualified residential contractors are encouraged to
submit a bid.

The City of Muskegon reserves the right to accept and/or reject any, all or a portion of the
submitted proposal. For more information contact the CNS office at 231-724-6717. The City of
Muskegon is an equal opportunity employer and housing provider.
Oneata Bailey, Director, Community and Neighborhood Services

PUBLISH: March 10, 2013