BOILER UPGRADE. New Ulm Public Utilities Commission (NUPUC) provides electricity and thermal energy in the form of steam to its residential and commercial customers. NUPUC is investigating opportunities to improve Boiler #2 performance from 36,000 lbs per hour to an approximate 70,000 lbs. per hour. Initial consideration is to supply and install two new burners, fuel supply lines, controls, burner management systems, boiler entry door, and startup and training services. The bids shall include two additional options detailed in the RFP. Prospective bidders must attend a pre-bid conference at 10 a.m. Monday, Oct. 5 at the NUPUC Power Plant, 310 1st N. St., New Ulm. Electronic bid documents may be obtained by calling (507) 359-8202 between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Sealed bids will be received until 2 p.m. Nov. 5 at City Hall, 100 North Broadway, New Ulm, at which time they will be publicly opened. Contact: Dan Pirsig, P.E., (507) 359-8264, email@example.com.
DEER MANAGEMENT. North Oaks is requesting proposals from qualified contractors to remove deer by trapping for the period from Jan. 1, 2016 to April 1, 2016. A copy of the Request for Proposal may be obtained by contacting City Administrator Mike Robertson at (651) 92-7750. The RFP is also available on the City’s website at www.cityofnorthoaks.com. To be considered all required materials should be submitted to Mike Robertson, City Administrator, 100 Village Center Drive, #230, North Oaks, MN 55127 by noon on Oct. 5.
ENGINEERING SERVICES. Princeton and the Princeton Public Utilities Commission (PUC) are requesting proposals for engineering services from firms interested in serving the two entities. The ideal firm should have extensive experience in municipal engineering (sewer, water, electric, street, stormwater, etc.). The city/PUC will select one engineering firm to serve the both the city and the PUC for an indefinite period of time, commencing Jan. 1, 2016. Proposals are due Oct. 12. Detailed information regarding the RFP concerning the city/PUC’s needs are available by contacting Mark Karnowski or Shawna Jenkins at (763) 389-2040 or by emails to firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com.
FINANCIAL ADVISOR. New Richmond, Wisc. is seeking a financial advisor for New Richmond, Wisc. Qualifications in accordance with the specifications and scope of work below will be accepted until 4:30 p.m. on Oct. 9. Please note that this is an extension of the original deadline, which was 2 p.m. on Oct. 5. Questions relating to this RFQ and current city debt administration should be directed exclusively to the city administrator at firstname.lastname@example.org. The full RFQ can be viewed on the city website.
HOUSING STUDY. Lake Crystal seeks proposals from qualified firms to conduct a comprehensive housing study and needs analysis. A copy of the RFP can be obtained on the city’s website at http://www.ci.lake-crystal.mn.us/, by emailing email@example.com, or by calling (507) 726-2538. Proposals are due by 4 p.m. on Oct. 2.
LEGAL. Tracy is requesting proposals from firms experienced in municipal law to provide criminal and/or non-criminal legal services. You can obtain a copy of the RFP on the front page of the city's website at www.tracymn.org, or by calling the office at (507) 629-5528. Proposals must be received by 4 p.m. on Oct. 23. For general questions, please contact Michael Votca, city administrator (507) 629-5528 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
LEGAL. The Lake Minnetonka Conservation District (LMCD) is requesting proposals from firms experienced in municipal law to provide civil legal services to the LMCD. You can obtain a copy of the Request for Proposal (RFP) on the front page of the LMCD’s website at www.lmcd.org, under “Hot Topics” or by calling the office at (952) 745-0789. Proposals must be received by 3 p.m. on Oct. 9, 2015 with a deadline Oct. 2 for all applicable questions. For general questions, please contact LMCD Executive Director Greg Nybeck at (952) 745-0789 or email@example.com.
SNOW REMOVAL. White Bear Lake will be accepting bids for downtown parking lot and parking ramp snow removal; and down town snow hauling for the 2015-2016 season. Contractors interested in submitting a bid should contact the Public Works Department at (651) 747-3650 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org before the Oct. 15 deadline; to request a bid form. All bids must be submitted before Oct. 15 at 3:30 p.m. to be considered. Bids will be accepted on parking lot and ramp snow removal or down town hauling; please request two bid forms if you want to be considered for both.
Cities reserve the right to reject any and all bids.