Available Bids

The City of Jackson has partnered with BidNet as part of the Michigan Inter-governmental Trade Network (MITN) as a tool to communicate to vendors what the City is searching for in regard to a specific bid or proposal opportunities to this site.  As a vendor, you can register with the Michigan Inter-governmental Trade Network  (MITN) and be sure that you see all available bids and opportunities. By selecting automatic bid notification, your company will receive emails once City of Jackson has a bid opportunity that matches your company's business. In addition, the site handles bid opportunities, RFPs, and RFQs for other member governmental agencies throughout Michigan.  These documents are also posted on the City of Jackson’s website.

City of Jackson looks forward to providing you with more bid information and simplifying the entire bid, proposal, and quote processes for everyone involved.  We appreciate your cooperation and welcome your participation.  If you need help registering, please call the Michigan Inter-governmental Trade Network  support department toll free 1-800-835-4603.

Link for Open/Closed Bids for City of Jackson:  Michigan Inter-governmental Trade Network

Link for vendor registration screen for City of Jackson:  Michigan Inter-governmental Trade Network

Contact Us

  1. Shelly Allard
    Shelly Allard
    Purchasing Coordinator

    City Hall
    161 W. Michigan Ave.
    10th Floor
    Jackson, MI 49201

    Ph: 517-788-4020
    Fx: 866-971-2119

    Shelly Allard graduated from Jackson Community College with an Associate’s Degree in April 1986. Shelly began working at the City of Jackson in the Purchasing Department as a Purchasing Technician in 1986 and became Purchasing Coordinator after.

    Staff Directory


The City of Jackson will be conducting assessments of its current inventory of City owned homes.  Properties identified for sale are then to be listed and marketed for sale.   The City of Jackson is seeking the services of licensed and qualified realtor to perform site assessments to set fair market value of all noted properties, list and oversee sale of all properties and oversee all closing documentation and requirements thru American Title Company, Jackson, MI.

CLICK HERE to download the related documents.


At this time there are no available City-Owned Homes up for bid.  Please continue to check this bidding page for City-Owned homes in the future.  If you are interested in purchasing a vacant, city-owned parcel immediately adjacent to you, please visit http://www.cityofjackson.org/949/City-Property-Sales .  To be notified of new City-Owned homes that are posted for bid, please sign up via our notification system http://www.cityofjackson.org/list.aspx..