ACQUISITION AND REDEVELOPMENT. Carver is seeking a development team for the acquisition and redevelopment of two adjacent parcels currently owned by the city. The parcels consist of approximately 3.75 acres containing one existing building which would be removed during redevelopment. The site is bordered on all sides by existing single-family housing. Sixth Street, a local minor collector, provides the sole access to the site. Community Park is within walking distance to the site, and a trail is located adjacent to Sixth Street on the same side of the street as the site. The full RFP packet is available at http://www.cityofcarver.com/bus-garage-redevelopment/ and questions may be directed to Cindy Nash at email@example.com or (763) 473-0569. The deadline to submit proposals is 4 p.m. on Jan. 31.
AIRPORT ENGINEERING SERVICES. Walker is Seeking Statements of Qualifications from an airport engineering consultant firm to oversee capital improvements at the Walker Airport for a five-year contract period beginning April 1, 2017. The full SOQ can be accessed at: http://www.walker.govoffice.com/. Proposals are due to the city by 4 p.m. on Feb. 17. For more information, please contact Terri Bjorklund, City Administrator, at firstname.lastname@example.org or (218) 547-5501.
CLASS AND COMPENSATION STUDY. North Mankato is currently soliciting proposals from qualified consulting firms, experienced in the development of a job evaluation and compensation system. It is desired to obtain a consultant who will assist the city in conducting a full market analysis of our current pay ranges/compensation package and review the existing job evaluation and compensation system and make recommendations for improvements to the existing system or implementation and training of a new job evaluation and compensation system. A full copy of the RFP may be obtained at https://www.northmankato.com/citynorthmankato/request-proposal. Deadline for submission: Feb. 1. Contact: April Van Genderen email@example.com (507) 625-4141.
COLUMBARIUM PAD CONSTRUCTION. Sealed bids will be received by Chisholm until 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, Feb. 1, at Chisholm City Hall, 316 West Lake Street, Chisholm, MN 55719 for the furnishing of materials, labor and equipment for the construction of the foundation, concrete pad and drainage system for a columbarium at the Calvary Cemetery in Chisholm. Bids shall be on the form provided for that purpose and according to the bidding requirements prepared by the Chisholm Engineering Department. You may obtain a copy of the bid form and bidding requirements by contacting: Chisholm City Hall, 316 W Lake Street, Chisholm, MN 55719; (218) 254-7900 or by email at www.ci.chisholm.mn.us.
COMPREHENSIVE PLAN. Lake Elmo is seeking a consultant (which may be a single firm or a consultant team consisting of individuals and/or firms with specialized expertise) to update the city’s Comprehensive Plan. The desired outcome is to update and improve upon the 2030 Comprehensive Plan to reflect the changes in the community since the previous plan was adopted and project future changes based on a community vision for the future. An updated Comprehensive Plan will serve as a guide to the City’s decision making and development to the year 2040. The final scope of services will be developed in collaboration with the selected consultant. The full RFP document is available on the city’s website: www.lakeelmo.org.
CONSULTANT POOL. Three Rivers Park District (Park District) is currently soliciting an RFQ from professional consulting firms interested in providing professional planning, design, and construction services for the Park District. The Park District intends to pre-qualify firms to establish a pool of diversely qualified consultants to provide professional services for specific funded projects in the Park District’s annual Asset Management Program (AMP) and on an as-needed basis for unanticipated or newly prioritized initiatives. The objective of this RFQ is to provide a fair, open, and non-discriminatory process in the selection of professional service firms while ensuring the best interests of the public and Park District are served. For an electronic copy of the 2017-2021 Consultant Pool RFQ, please contact Janet.Brown@ThreeRiversParks.org.
DEVELOPER/ARCHITECTURAL/ENGINEERING SERVICES. Chisholm is seeking proposals from developers, in association with professional architectural and engineering services/firms, to assist the city in the formulation of a concept master site layout plan for a city hall/community center/public safety building complex on city-owned property. Once a concept plan is approved, the developer will then be authorized to proceed with the preparation of plans and specifications and to then construct a design-build facility for all or a portion of the complex which will be leased back to the city per a negotiated contract. Proposals will be due at Chisholm City Hall no later than 12 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 22, with a mandatory pre-proposal meeting, for all developers/firms wishing to be considered, to be held at City Hall at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 8. Interested developers/firms may obtain a full copy of the RFP by downloading it from the city’s website at www.ci.chisholm.mn.us.
ENGINEERING. Battle Lake is requesting qualifications from professional engineering firms for city engineering services. The city expects to select an engineering firm who will serve the city for an indefinite period of time, commencing upon approval by council. Detailed information concerning the city’s needs is outlined in the PDF posted on the city’s website: www.ci.Battle-Lake.mn.us.
ICE (TRANSPORTATION) STUDY. The Mankato/North Mankato Area Planning Organization (MAPO) is seeking the services of a qualified consultant. The purpose of this Request for Proposal (RFP) is to solicit responses from qualified consulting firms interested in the respective services, as described in the proposal for the purposes of conducting three intersection control evaluations (ICE) studies. The firm selected must have experience and expertise in ICE studies, planning, public involvement, level of service analysis, development impact review and a clear understanding of the MPO planning process and federal and state requirements. The request for proposal is available on the homepage of the MAPO’s website www.mnmapo.org or available in person at the Inter Governmental Center (IGC) located at 10 Civic Center Plaza, Mankato, MN 56001. Any inquiries regarding this notice should be directed to Jake Huebsch MAPO’s Transportation Planner by calling (507) 387-8630 or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Proposals can be sent to the MAPO’s Office located at 10 Civic Center Plaza, Mankato, MN 56001 by 4:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 6.
LEGAL SERVICES. Breckenridge is soliciting submissions of RFP’s for city attorney services. Breckenridge is a home rule charter city of approximately 3,300 people in West Central MN. The city has developed an RFP that outlines its legal needs. Those interested in providing legal services to the city should request a copy of the RFP criteria from Renae Marthaler, city administrator, via email: email@example.com or by phone: (218) 643-1431. A link to the RFP is also available at www.breckenridgemn.net. To be considered, proposals should be received by 5 p.m. on Jan. 30.
PROSECUTION SERVICES. Lake Elmo is soliciting proposals for criminal prosecution services. The city has developed an RFP with a more detailed description of the services to be provided, an outline of the proposal requirements, a description of the proposal review process, and a description of required contract ethics. The RFP is available on the city’s website at www.lakeelmo.org or by contacting City Administrator Kristina Handt at (651) 747-3905 or firstname.lastname@example.org Proposals are due by 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 14.
TIF DISTRICT SERVICES. Newport invites written proposals from qualified firms interested in assisting the city in reviewing an existing Tax Increment Financing District Plan administered by the Washington County CDA (“CDA”) and proposed legislation by the CDA for this district and possible future TIF districts for the area around the Newport Transit Station to determine their fiscal impacts to the city. The proposal should include an analysis of the TIF plan and compliance with Minnesota law. Furthermore, the proposal should include an analysis of the fiscal impacts to the city based upon actual development(s) approved and/or underway and recommendations for the city in understanding the impacts of anticipated future developments within the TIF district and proposed legislation. The full RFP packet is available at http://ci.newport.mn.us and questions may be addressed to Deb Hill, city administrator, email@example.com / (651) 556-4601. Deadline for submission is 12 p.m. on Jan. 26.
TRANSIT DEVELOPMENT PLAN. Mankato is soliciting responses from qualified consulting firms interested in the respective services, as described in the proposal for the purposes of conducting a Transit Development Plan (TDP). The firm selected must have experience and expertise in transit studies, planning, public involvement, level of service analysis, development impact review and a clear understanding of the city’s planning process and federal and state requirements. The request for proposal is available on the City of Mankato’s website: https://www.mankatomn.gov/city-services-a-z/city-services-a-m/city-bus/information-and-resources or available in person at the Inter Governmental Center (IGC) located at 10 Civic Center Plaza, Mankato, MN 56001. Any inquiries regarding this notice should be directed to Mark Anderson Transit Superintendent by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Proposals can be sent to the City of Mankato’s office located at 10 Civic Center Plaza, Mankato, MN 56001 by 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 17.
WASTE AND RECYCLING COLLECTION. Osseo will accept proposals for a municipal refuse, recycling, yard waste, and organics waste collection contract for all residential properties. The RFP is available on the City’s website www.DiscoverOsseo.com/RFP. Proposals must be delivered to Osseo City Hall no later than 11 a.m. on Friday, Feb. 10.
WATER METERS. Sealed bids will be received by Elgin until 5 p.m on Wednesday, Feb. 15 at Elgin City Hall, 130 East Main Street, Elgin, MN 55932 for the furnishing of materials for new water meters and /or labor to install the water meters. Bids shall be on a form provided for that purpose and according to the bidding requirements. You may obtain a copy of the bidding requirements by contacting the Elgin City Clerk at Elgin City Hall, 130 East Main Street, Elgin, MN 55932 or by calling (507) 876-2291.
Cities reserve the right to reject any and all bids.