Syracuse Housing Authority – RFP For General Construction Contract

The Syracuse Housing Authority, Syracuse, New York, will receive bids for the Vinette Tower 1st through 6th Floor Restoration in the AMP 74 – Vinette Towers development.  Work of the project will be performed through a single prime General Construction contract.

The Design Professional for the project is

Mr. Jacob Smith

Robertson Strong Apgar Architects

1054 James Street

Syracuse, New York  13203

Phone: (315)472-7761                FAX: (315)472-7280

Bids will be received until 2:00 PM local time, March 31, 2023, at the office of the Owner, 516 Burt Street, Syracuse, NY 13202. Bids received after this time will not be accepted. Bids will be opened and publicly read aloud.

All bids must be submitted in sealed envelopes bearing on the outside the legend “Bid Documents”, the name of the bidder, bidder’s street and mailing address, bidder’s phone number, the name of the project, and the date and time of the opening. If forwarded by mail, the sealed envelope containing the proposal and marked as above, must be enclosed in another envelope addressed to Mrs. Melissa Liquori, Facilities Manager, preferably by registered mail, and received on or before the stated time.

Specifications and Drawings may be examined at the following locations:

The Owner’s offices, Syracuse Builders Exchange, F.W. Dodge McGraw Hill, and the

Southside Innovation Center

A set of contract documents includes a complete set of drawings, a project specification, and appropriate bid forms in duplicate. Sets may be obtained at Syracuse Blueprint, 825 E Genesee St., Syracuse, NY 13210

All bids must be accompanied by a completed “Representations, Certifications, and Other Statements of Bidders”, and each bid must be secured by a certified check, bank draft or properly executed bid bond in an amount equal to at least 5% of the entire bid and made payable to the Syracuse Housing Authority.

Attention is called to the provisions for Equal Employment Opportunity, Minority and Women’s Business Opportunities, and resident employment (Section 3) requirements, and Bidders shall complete and submit a MWBE Plan and a Section 3 Plan Narrative with their bid. The minimum salaries and wages applicable to this project are set forth in the specifications.

A pre-bid meeting and site tour is scheduled for March 13, 2023 at 10:00 AM, at the offices of the Owner: 516 Burt Street, Syracuse, NY 13202.

The Owner reserves the right to waive any informalities in or to reject any and all bids. No bidder may withdraw his proposal for a period of forty-five (45) days after the actual date of the bid opening.