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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...

Economic Development Marketing Campaign (Solicitation #2223-01)

Date: 
July 12, 2022 - 8:00am

The Urbana Economic Development Division is seeking email proposals for services to develop an Economic Development marketing campaign to use in attracting development and business to targeted areas within the City of Urbana, as well as, tourists and new residents. The selected firm will be responsible for the development of a marketing campaign that can be used in both digital and print media platforms. We are looking for a variety of options to use in each media platform. Proposal should include the following:  Identify advertising and public relations strategies and tactics for three distinct groups:

--Marketing pieces that will be used to attract businesses to targeted areas of the community which may be used in industry publications, mailings, signage, trade-shows, social media, online, and video

 --Tourism/Destination Traveler Audiences: daytrip and overnight travelers, sports families who travel to tournaments at the nearby Rantoul Family Sports Complex, other visitors to Urbana who frequent the University of Illinois sporting events and artistic performances. The campaign should help in creating a destination identity for the community.

CLOSED-Custodial Contract Services for City Facilities (Solicitation 2122-53)

Date: 
May 11, 2022 - 8:00am to June 2, 2022 - 2:00pm

The City of Urbana will receive bids for Custodial Services for the City Facilities. 

Pre-Bid meeting will be held on Tuesday, May 17, 2022 at 1:00pm (CST) at the Urbana City Building, Second Floor Executive Conference Room.

Attendance is strongly encouraged as no additional sites visits will be permitted.

Bids will be accepted thru Tuesday, June 2, 2022 by 2:00pm central time. 

 

 

CLOSED-Requesting proposals for the remediation of mold in the Tepper Building

Date: 
May 3, 2022 - 5:00pm to June 10, 2022 - 2:00pm

The Urbana Free Library is requesting proposals for the remediation of mold in the Tepper Building at 209 Elm Street, Urbana, Illinois 61801.

Sealed proposals will be due to The Urbana Free Library on June 10, 2022, at 2:00 PM. Allowable means for transmitting proposals: hardcopy.

There will be a proposal meeting on May 17, 2022, beginning at 9:00 a.m. and a site inspection directly after the pre-bid meeting. Location for above: Tepper Building 207 Elm St., Urbana, Illinois 61801, west of the Urbana Free Library.

The bid documents may be examined and copies obtained, Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM-5:00 PM, at the Circulation Desk of The Urbana Free Library, 210 West Green Street, Urbana, Illinois 61801 or online at: http://www.urbanaillinois.us/bids-rfps

Bidders must comply with the City of Urbana’s EEO Contract Compliance Program. Contact the City of Urbana Human Relations Division at 400 South Vine St, Urbana, Illinois 61802 (217) 384-2466.

CLOSED-Windsor Road Resurfacing Project, Section 21-00637-00-RS (Solicitation #2122-51)

Date: 
May 13, 2022 - 2:00pm

Invitation to Bid:  Windsor Road Resurfacing Project, Section 21-00637-00-RS (Solicitation #2122-51)

Sealed BIDS for the construction of Windsor Road (Section 21-00637-00-RS) including: hot-mix asphalt surface removal and replacement, new aggregate wedge shoulders, detector loop replacement that will be received by the City of Urbana at the Public Works Department, 706 South Glover, Urbana, Illinois 61802 until 2:00 PM prevailing time on Friday, May 13, 2022 and publicly opened and read aloud at said office.

 

The plans and proposals are each a call for bids containing all requirements governing the letting and performance of the particular contract including but not limited to any applicable requirements for the payment of prevailing rates of wages for labor as required by law. Any questions regarding individual plans and proposals should be directed to the City of Urbana Public Works Department.  Email projects@urbanaillinois.us or call 217-384-2342.

CLOSED- Invitation to Bid: Urbana City Building Wayfinding Renovation (Solicitation #2122-52)

Date: 
April 26, 2022 - 8:00am to May 19, 2022 - 2:00pm

The City of Urbana, Illinois will be accepting sealed bids for Urbana City Building Wayfinding Renovations at 400 South Vine Street, Urbana Illinois.

Bids will be received at the Office of the Director of Public Works, 706 South Glover Avenue, Urbana, Illinois 61802, for: Urbana City Building Wayfinding Renovation 400 South Vine Street, Urbana Illinois.

This project will be constructed under a single lump sum general contract. A complete set of documents will be available from Eastern Engineering Supply, 404 E. University Ave., Champaign, IL. 61820, https://easternengineering.com/champaign-il/, 217.359.3261.

Refundable Plan Deposit: $75 for each set of bid documents. Two (2) sets maximum, Additional sets may be purchased without refund. For Electronic sets of bid docs, contact Eastern Engineering.