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Bids and RFPs

The City posts information about current procurement opportunities below. Procurements appear in the order they were posted, with the most recent appearing first. Closed procurements will also appear on this page with their title updated to indicate their closed status.

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The City of Urbana promotes Equal Opportunity in the procurement of services. Businesses owned by women, minorities, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to submit bids and/or proposals. More information about the City’s Equal Opportunity program, may be found on this page: http://www.urbanaillinois.us/government/mayors-office/human-relations/public-vendorscontractors

The City of Urbana will require vendors doing business with the City to complete the Vendor Representations and Additional Duties Form, which may be found here: http://www.urbanaillinois.us/Purchasing-Forms

All vendors doing business with the City are required to submit a completed W-9 once they are awarded a purchase or contract with the City. A W-9 document may be found here: http://www.urbanaillinois.us/Purchasing-Forms

Prevailing Wage Act

The Prevailing Wage Act (820 ILCS 130/1 et seq.) requires contractors or subcontractors to pay prevailing wages to all laborers, workers, and mechanics who perform work on a public works project. Further information, including the current prevailing wage rates, is available on the Illinois Department of Labor’s website at the following link: https://www2.illinois.gov/idol/Laws-Rules/CONMED/Pages/prevailing-wage-a...

Bids for Parking Lot #12 Construction Project

Date: 
August 31, 2011 - 2:00am

Sealed BIDS will be received until 2:00 P.M. prevailing time on AUGUST 31, 2011 and opened and read aloud publicly at 2:05 P.M. prevailing time on AUGUST 31, 2011 at the office of the City ENGINEER, 706 South Glover Avenue, Urbana, Illinois, 61802 for the furnishing of all materials, equipment and labor necessary for the Parking Lot #12 Project (City Section 11-00507-00-PK).


The project includes constructing a new 4,482 square foot asphalt parking lot including storm sewer and other site work.

CLOSED Request For Proposals - Facility Electrical Services

Date: 
August 12, 2011 - 2:00pm

Proposals will be received at the Office of the Director of Public Works, City of Urbana, Illinois, for:

RFP #1112-01 FACILITY ELECTRICAL SERVICES

Specifications may be obtained from the Office of the Director of Public Works, 706 South Glover Avenue, Urbana, Illinois, 61802.

Proposals will be received through 2:00 pm Friday, August 12, 2011, and at said time the proposals shall be opened and read publicly.

The City reserves the right to reject any or all proposals, and to waive irregularities or technicalities.

Advertisement for Bids 2011 - Sewer Lining Project

Date: 
July 6, 2011 - 2:00pm

Sealed BIDS will be received until 2:00 P.M. prevailing time on JULY 6, 2011 and opened and read aloud publicly at 2:02 P.M. prevailing time on JULY 6, 2011 at the office of the City Engineer, 706 South Glover, Urbana, Illinois, 61802 for the 2011 Sewer Lining Project (City Section 10-00500-00 -SR) furnishing of all materials, equipment and labor necessary for the cured-in-place full-length lining of approximately 7,154 feet of 8-inch and 1,281 feet of  12-inch sanitary sewer.


The bid will also include an additive alternative for 1,769 feet of 8-inch cured-in-place full-length sanitary sewer lining.

Advertisement for Bids: Urbana Section - UC2B Infrastructure Installation

Date: 
June 21, 2011 - 2:00pm

Sealed BIDS will be received until 2:00 P.M. prevailing time on JUNE 21, 2011 and opened and read aloud publicly at 2:00 P.M. prevailing time on JUNE 21, 2011 at the office of the UIUC Facilities and Services 1501 South Oak Street, Champaign, IL 61820 for the furnishing of all materials, equipment and labor necessary for the URBANA SECTION - UC2B INFRASTRUCTURE INSTALLATION. The project includes construction of a new fiber optic backbone network and Fiber-To-The-Premise (FTTP) distribution network in various parts of the City of Urbana, Somer Township and Urbana Township.The conduit for the fiber optic cable shall be installed by horizontal directional drilling methods with limited open cut allowed for handholes, splices, and limited plowing in cultivated areas.


See advertisement for bids attachment for additional information.