Notice to Bidders

The City of Rensselaer Planning & Development Agency is currently accepting bids for emergency renovation and rehabilitation work. in the City of Rensselaer under the Rensselaer Rapid Repair (RX3) Program. This RESTORE grant is funded by New York State Homes and Community Renewal Project SHARS # 20183120.

Interested bidders are responsible for scheduling a site visit with the home owner prior to bidding to obtain accurate measurements and to become familiar with the scope of work. Sealed bids are due in the Planning & Development Office on the second floor of City Hall, 62 Washington St., Rensselaer, NY, no later than, 12:00 PM on Tuesday, September  17, 2019, at which time bids will be open and determination of the winning bid will be announced.

There are strict timelines associated with the work under this grant. The successful bidder must commence work within 7 days of the bid award and complete all repairs within 30 days.

Also, special consideration will be given to any MWBE & SDVOB business for renewal projects.

Please indicate the address and local project number on the bid envelope. 

For any additional information on this bid, please contact, Rick Van Vorst, Rehab Specialist at 465-1693 or email at

The Scope of Work is attached for your review. To schedule a site visit, please refer to the cover page of the Scope of Work for the home owners contact information.

Phone: (518) 462-4839

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