Requests for Proposals (RFP) / Invitations for Bids (IFB)

Note to Bidders All proposals/bids must be addressed to Purchasing Department, 133 William Street, Room 208, New Bedford, MA 02740 only. Please mark the exterior of all submitted proposals in the manner directed within the bid documents. To facilitate the bid opening process, all bidders are requested to also email purchasing@newbedford-ma.gov to confirm that they have submitted a proposal. It is the responsibility of the vendor/contractor to check this website for addenda. The City of New Bedford accepts no liability to provide accommodation to those who submit a response based upon information obtained from any source other than this website.  Bidders may not alter (manually or electronically) the bid language or bid documents.  Unauthorized modifications to the bid, specifications, terms or conditions are prohibited and any associated submittal will be rejected. Below are the active Requests for Proposals and Invitations for Bids the City has. Project documents are embedded as a link within the project name; please click the name and the documents will open for you to download. If you are interested in a project, we strongly encourage you to email purchasing@newbedford-ma.gov to be added to the interested bidders list. All project documents are posted here on our website, but emailing us your information ensures that you will be sent addenda and bid documents in real time as they are updated.

Requests For Proposals (RFPs) & Invitations for Bids (IFBs) RFP / IFB # Date Available Date Closes / Bids Due Site Visit; Pre-Conference; and/or Non/Mandatory Pre-Bid Meeting Dates
Climate Action & Resilience Planning RFQ #22171123 Tuesday, May 17, 2022 Responses are due Tuesday, June 7, 2022 at 10:00 am. As this is an RFQ, the opening will not be public.

 

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Braley Station Transmission Main Replacement -Bid Documents

Bid Drawings

IFB #22450034 Thursday, May 5, 2022 General Bid: Thursday, June 2, 2022 at 2:00 pm.

Bidders can participate in the bid opening at Purchasing’s office and the opening will also be live streamed via Zoom audio.

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A non-mandatory pre-bid meeting is scheduled for Thursday, May 12, 2022 at 2 pm at DPI’s conference room at 1105 Shawmut Ave, New Bedford, MA 02746.
241 Duchaine Blvd. Disposition & Development RFP #22145135 Wednesday, May 4, 2022 Proposals are due Friday, June 10, 2022 at 2:00 pm. Interested RFP Respondents are highly recommended to view the site prior to submitting a
proposal. The site is viewable at all times and therefore no site tour will be scheduled.
Citywide Master Plan

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RFP #22175129 Tuesday, May 3, 2022 Proposals are due Tuesday, May 24, 2022 at 1:00 pm. As this is an RFP, the opening will not be public.

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Disposition of 100-Acre Property Advanced Manufacturing Campus RFP #22161070 Wednesday, April 20, 2022 Thursday, June 16, 2022 at 2:00 pm. A non-mandatory pre-submittal meeting is scheduled for Thursday, May 12, 2022 at 10 am at City Hall, 133 William St., New Bedford, MA 02740. A site visit is scheduled immediately following this meeting at 11:30 am at 581 Hathaway Rd., New Bedford, MA 02740.
Small Business Assistance Programs RFR #22130128 Friday, April 22, 2022 Friday, June 24, 2022. Responses can be emailed to arpa@newbedford-ma.gov. N/A
Grant Opportunity for Childcare Facilities Expansion RFR #22130116 Friday, April 15, 2022 Monday, June 13, 2022. Responses can be emailed to arpa@newbedford-ma.gov. N/A
478-480 Union Street Homeownership Development

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RFP #22145111 Friday, April 1, 2022 Proposals are due Thursday, June 9, 2022 at 2:00 pm. Interested RFP Respondents are highly recommended to view the site prior to submitting a
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Campbell Elementary Upgrades- Specifications

Campbell Drawings

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Revised Drawings- Electrical and Acoustical Tile

Revised Specs- Electrical and Acoustical Tile 

RFP #22300092 Bids for the Filed Sub Bid Categories of Electrical and Acoustical Tile are due May 24, 2022 at 3:00 pm

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