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


Sealed proposals for REPAINT FOUR (4) CLARIFIERS AND MISCELLANEOUS REPAIRS  will be received by the City of Jackson Purchasing Agent, 161 W. Michigan Avenue, 10th Floor, Jackson, Michigan, TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 9, 2021 until 10:00 AM.

The work includes the following partial listing of items with approximate quantities:

Clarifier Steel:  Abrasive blast clean all steel above the high-water level to a SSPC-SP6 commercial standard and all steel below the high-water level to a SSPC-SP10 near-white metal standard.  Apply a three (3) coat zinc epoxy system to all steel surfaces.

Perimeter Handrail:  Abrasive blast clean to a SSPC-SP6 commercial standard and apply a two (2) coat epoxy system.  

Filter Gallery Handrail:  Abrasive blast clean the section that can be removed to a SSPC-SP6 commercial standard, relocate to a contained area and apply a two (2) coat epoxy system.  Power tool clean the entire section of railing at the stairs that cannot be removed and apply a two (2) coat epoxy system.

Repair cracks in the walkway floor.


1) Replace catwalk (bridge) support beams – primary clarifier east.

2) Replace steel weirs with fiberglass weirs – all clarifiers.

3) Replace pipe U-bolts and hangers – all clarifiers.

4) Replace deteriorated channel sections – all clarifiers.

5) Lime trough replacement – Primary clarifiers.

6) Roof drain removal – Primary clarifiers.

7) Replace trough steel – all clarifiers.

8) Steel replacement contingency – all clarifiers.

Bidders may obtain packets containing Instructions to Bidders, Proposal Forms, Specifications and Contract Forms from the city’s website at http://www.cityofjackson.org/rfq.  Paper copies of the drawings and spec book may be obtained from ABC Reproduction Company, 104 N. Blackstone St., Jackson, MI 49201, (517) 784-2972 or plot@abcreproduction.com for a non-refundable fee of $20.00.

Prospective bidders are invited to attend a pre-bid meeting on TUESDAY, OCTOBER 26, 2021  at 10:00 AM, JACKSON WATER TREATMENT PLANT, 740 E. MANSION STREET, JACKSON, MI 49203.

CLICK HERE to download the related documents. 


902 First Street


1220 Williams Street


1013 Second Street


1100 Chittock Avenue


Offers must be submitted by November 3, 2021, 5:00 PM.

Please note:  Properties will be removed from this site after an offer has been accepted.