Nov 13, 2014 Upcoming Events 0 comment


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The Downtown Redevelopment Authority (the “Authority”) / TIRZ No. 3 will receive sealed bids for the Main Street Improvements project, located in Downtown Houston, primarily the 100 – 1900 blocks of Main Street from Commerce to Pierce. Bids will be received until 10:00 AM, local time on Tuesday, December 2, 2014, by the Executive Director, Downtown Redevelopment Authority, 2 Houston Center, 909 Fannin, Suite 1650, Houston, Texas 77010. Bids received after this time will not be accepted.

Beginning 10:00 AM, Monday, November 3, 2014, Bid Documents may be purchased for $50 per set from the Authority by cash; or by cashier’s check, certified check, or money order (payable to the Downtown Redevelopment Authority); or by credit card (MasterCard, Visa, or Discover). The cost for up to two sets will be refunded to Bidders who submit a valid bid for this Project and return bidding documents to the Authority. Addenda are free of charge and will be distributed by email to those who purchase Bid Documents and attend the pre-bid conference. Bid Documents may also be examined at plan rooms of the Minority Business Development Center (2302 Fannin Street, #165, Houston, TX 77002), Amtek Information and Plan Room (4001 Sherwood Lane, Houston, TX 77092) or viewed online at

A MANDATORY pre-bid conference will be held at 11:00 AM on Wednesday, November 12, 2014, in the Authority’s Conference Room, 2 Houston Center, 909 Fannin, Suite 1650, Houston, Texas 77010. All bidders (general contractors) are invited to attend. Bids will be ruled non-responsive if received from a bidder who did not attend the pre-bid conference. Late arrivals will not be admitted to the pre-bid conference.

Bidders shall comply with City Ordinance 95-336 (March 29, 1995) and Exec. Order No.1-2 (June 14, 1995), and City of Houston Affirmative Action and Contract Compliance Division Minority/Women Business Enterprise (M/WBE) Procedures (June 1995). The successful Bidder will be required to make good faith efforts to achieve an M/W/S/DBE participation goal of 20 percent.