City Contracts Open for Bid

City of Lorain Dept. of Building, Housing and Planning CDBG Public Service Grants
City of Lorain’s Department of Building, Housing and Planning are now accepting applications for the FY2015-2016 Public Service Grant Program. Funding is provided through the Community Development Block Grant program from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.

Eligible agencies must have a 501 (c) (3) tax exemption status and over 51% of their clients must earn very low, low or moderate incomes as defined by U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. Eligible grant expenses include the cost of labor, supplies, and/or materials required for the provision of services to agency clientele. Requests must be for a new service or agencies that have received funding in the previous year(s) must be able to demonstrate that they can increase the number of clients they will assist or the services they will provide in the coming year. Benefactors of services must be City of Lorain residents.

Proposal Due Date:Monday, June 15 2015, 4:00 P.M.

Additional questions should be directed to: Kellie Glenn or Leon Mason at (440)204-2020

(Bids due 6/15/15)
Request for Proposals: Oakwood Park Design Master Plan

The City of Lorain hereby requests proposals for Landscape Architect and Planning services for the creation of an Oakwood Park Design Master Plan.

Proposals shall be submitted by firms that have a capable and demonstrable background in the type of work described in Section IV, "SCOPE OF SERVICES," of this notice. In addition, all interested firms shall have sufficient, readily available resources in the form of trained personnel, support services, specialized consultants and financial resources to carry out the work without delay or shortcomings.

The proposals shall be submitted to the City of Lorain no later than
4:00 p.m. on Friday, June 19, 2015 as outlined below:

Oakwood Park Design Master Plan RFP
c/o Building, Housing & Planning
Lorain City Hall
200 W. Erie Avenue, 5th FL
Lorain, Ohio 44052

Each proposer shall submit three (3) bound sets and (1) PDF copy on a CD of the proposal in accordance with Section VI, "PROPOSAL REQUIREMENTS," of this notice.

(Bids due 6/19/15)