Invitation for Bids

IFB22-B003 Lead Hazard Elimination – Birmingham Terrace & Pulley Homes

Lucas Metropolitan Housing Authority (LMH) will receive sealed bids from General Contractors for the for the removal of Lead Base Paint and Improvements at selected locations in Lucas County.   Received in accordance with law until June 6, 2022 at 3:00 pm. See documents:; 435 Nebraska Avenue, Toledo, OH 43604; or 419-259-9446 (TRS: Dial 711).  Affirmative Action and Equal Employment Opportunity requirements (Executive Order #11246). This contract opportunity is a Section 3 Covered Contract, and any Section 3 Business Concerns are encouraged to apply.


NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that Sealed Bids will be received by the Toledo-Lucas County Port Authority for all labor, material, insurance, and equipment necessary for the Component 2: Reconstruction of Dock Face Phase 3 Rebid project located at Facility One, 3518 St. Lawrence Dr., Toledo, Ohio 43605, in accordance with the approved plans and specifications, to the Port Authority at One Maritime Plaza, Toledo, Ohio 43604.

The “Component 2: Reconstruction of Dock Face Phase 3 – Rebid” project consists of:

WATERFRONT: Removal of old fendering system, supply and install new fendering, repair sheet pile wall, and create new drainage openings in the sheet pile wall. Remove and replace the sheet pile concrete cap.

DOCK SURFACE: Remove existing crane rails, remove pavement to 50 feet from sheet pile wall, removal electrical manholes and conduit, furnish and install new drainage, backfill and new pavement. Pavement will also be required between tracks in the areas of the track where there are turnouts or switches. In addition, tie backs, as directed on the drawings, should be completely dug up so that they may be inspected.

A portion of the existing storm system will need to be reworked including a lift station. This will require excavation, new pipe, manholes, backfill and discharge through the sheet pile wall. The electrical power for the lift station is to be coordinated with the electrical contractor.

RAILROAD TRACK: Track is to be removed and replaced, including ballast. Precast concrete crossing panels will also be installed along the tangent portions of the track.

The base bid for the dock surface and rail would be too non-perform replacement between 0+00 and 2+50 and also 37+00 to 41+60. The alternate for this area would be to remove and replace as indicated.

PHASING: The Port of Toledo operations will continue through construction. As such, the dock face reconstruction will be completed in sections along the dock. All work must be completed in a section of the dock (including rail and pavement) prior to moving to the next section. The drawings currently show 5 phases to complete the dock restructuring. The order and location of these phases are indicated on the drawings, however, Toledo-Lucas County Port Authority and Midwest Terminals of Toledo Inc., may reorder the phases during construction to fit the shipping schedule.

GENERAL: This is a lump sum bid. All quantities shown on the bid sheet are to be verified with the plan documents by the bidder. The sum of the line items may not add up to your total lump sum fee. These unit prices are to be used in the event of an owner directed change to the contract documents.

This project is funded through a U.S. Dept. of Trans. Maritime Administration (MARAD) PIDP grant and an Ohio Maritime Assistance Program grant (MAP). The engineer’s estimate for Component 2: Reconstruction of Dock Face Phase 3 – Rebid combined total is approximately $13,200,000.00. The Base bid is approximately $11,800,000.00, and Alternates 1 through 6 are approximately $1,400,000.00. Bids that are in excess of 10% above the engineer’s estimate would be considered non-responsive. This project may be awarded by the Toledo-Lucas County Port Authority at its sole discretion.

Sealed bids will be received at the Port Authority’s administrative offices, 1st floor reception area at One Maritime Plaza, Toledo, OH 43604, until Wednesday, May 25, 2022, 1:00 PM, at which time and place all bids will be publicly opened and read aloud via conference call. Conference call-in information will be shared in addendum no. 1.

Only qualified contractors are eligible to submit bids for this project. Contractor qualification status must be in force at the time of bidding, at the time of award, and through the life of the construction contract.

Plans, Specifications, Instructions to Proposers, and Forms of Proposal and Contract are on file and may be obtained by either (1) obtaining hard copies from Becker Impressions, 4646 Angola Road, Toledo, OH 43615, phone 419.385.5303, during normal business hours, or (2) ordering from Becker Impressions, via their website at the cost of reproduction.

Please note there will be an on-site pre-bid meeting for this project for all prospective bidders on Monday, May 16, 2022, at 10:00 AM, with a site visit immediately following. Prospective bidders interested in attending should contact Tina Perkins ( at Toledo-Lucas County Port Authority prior to Friday, May 13, 2022, at 10:00 AM. A maximum of two (2) individuals per bidder with valid identification and proper personal protective equipment (PPE) will be permitted to attend. Attendees should meet at the stone parking lot next to the main gate at George Hardy and St. Lawrence Dr. Attendance is suggested, but not mandatory.

Please submit all questions to the Port Authority, Tina Perkins at by Wednesday, May 18, 2022, at 10:00 AM local time. Additional information can be found at

Thomas J. Winston
President and CEO
Toledo-Lucas County Port Authority


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Public Notice

Program of Projects 



Total Funds Available for 2022 Capital Projects Section 5307:   $7,743,213* after split

*Does not include the allocations of Sections 5339


Fed Share

Total Price
Capital $7,743,213 $9,679,018
Preventive Maintenance $4,056,771 $5,070,964
Hardware  $766,309  $957,887
Software  $936,599  $1,170,749
Misc. Equipment  $600,000  $750,000
Support Vehicle $499,200 $624,000
Renovation/Rehab $299,099 $373,874
Vehicle Replacement $585,235 $731,544
Total Section 5307 funded items $7,743,213 $9,679,018

Written public comment on the proposed Program of Projects will be accepted by the Toledo Area Regional Transit Authority until the close of business on June 10, 2022.  All comments shall be addressed to Laura Koprowski, CEO, Toledo Area Regional Transit Authority, P.O. Box 792, Toledo, Ohio 43697-0792. Comments received by the closing date will be considered in preparing and carrying out the program. An opportunity for a public hearing will be afforded if requested in the comments.

This program will become final and will be submitted to the Federal Transit Administration on completion of the public participation process unless amended by the action of the Board of Trustees of the Toledo Area Regional Transit Authority.

Laura Koprowski, CEO


The Metropolitan Park District of the Toledo Area is conducting a competitive, comprehensive Invitation to Bid (ITB) process to retain ONE (1) General Contractor for district-wide HVAC and backflow device preventative/corrective maintenance.

SEALED PROPOSALS for bidding on the Metroparks Toledo District-Wide HVAC and Backflow Device Preventative/Corrective Maintenance will be received; opened; and read aloud at the Metropolitan Park District of the Toledo Area, Fallen Timbers Field Office, 6101 Fallen Timbers Lane, Maumee, Ohio 43537 on Wednesday, May 18, 2022 at 12:00 p.m. local time.  Bids received after that date/time will be marked late and will receive no consideration for selection to provide the specified services.

THE SCOPE OF WORK consists of furnishing qualified and licensed professional services, equipment, labor and materials necessary to provide preventative/corrective maintenance services and repairs for HVAC units and backflow prevention devices at Metropark buildings and facilities located throughout Lucas County.  The term of the Contract will be for one (1) year, fixed pricing, with the option for two (2) additional one (1) year terms.

Bidders may obtain copies of plans, specifications, contract documents, plan-holder’s list, or additional information by contacting Nate Ramsey @ 419-407-9775,

No bidder may withdraw its bid within thirty (30) days after the actual date of the opening thereof.

THE BOARD OF PARK COMMISSIONERS OF THE METROPOLITAN PARK DISTRICT OF THE TOLEDO AREA reserves the right to reject any or all bids, and to waive any informality in bidding.

By order of the Board of Park Commissioners


David D. Zenk, Director


The Mental Health & Recovery Services Board (MHRSB) of Lucas County invites proposals from interested parties with expertise in performing assessment and research along with the ability to work collaboratively with MHRSB Staff to discern how the organization’s internal services are currently being delivered by evaluating its existing business processes, the technology supporting them, and how data flows throughout the organization. This discovery process will be a key component in the development of the organization’s digital transformation. Proposals are to be delivered no later than 5:00 p.m. ET on May 30,  2022. All questions should be submitted to by May 8, 2022. Details regarding the project deliverables and submission criteria are located on the MHRSB website at:

Invitation for Bids

IFB22-B002 Site Improvements – Oak Terrace & Willow Bend

Lucas Metropolitan Housing Authority (LMH) will receive sealed bids from General Contractors for the for the removal and replacement of concrete and asphalt driveways and / or sidewalks at selected locations in the City of Toledo. Received in accordance with law until May 6, 2022 at 3:00 pm. See documents:; 435 Nebraska Avenue, Toledo, OH 43604; or 419-259-9446 (TRS: Dial 711). Affirmative Action and Equal Employment Opportunity requirements (Executive Order #11246). This contract opportunity is a Section 3 Covered Contract, and any Section 3 Business Concerns are encouraged to apply.

JOIN THE TOLEDO INTERFAITH MASS CHOIR IN “A SEASON OF REMEMBERANCE” as we remember present and past members of the music community. Rehearsals will be held on Tuesdays at 7:00 p.m. at Greater St. Mary’s Baptist Church, 416 Belmont Ave. Come join us in this music ministry. More information, please call 419-241-3330 or 419-241-7332. Thank you!


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