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 20-002 FRANKLIN STREET RECONSTRUCTION  will be received by the City of Jackson Purchasing Agent, 161 W. Michigan Avenue, 10th Floor, Jackson, Michigan, TUESDAY, APRIL 21, 2020 until 9:00 AM.

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

0.51 miles of water main replacement and street reconstruction with concrete curb and gutter replacement and full-depth pavement replacement with new aggregate base and HMA pavement on Franklin Street from Brown Street to West Avenue in the City of Jackson, Jackson County, Michigan. Major bid items include: Pavt, Rem, Modified - 10,401 syd, Sewer items - 649 ft, Water Main items - 3,255 ft, Lead service replacements - 48 each, Aggregate Base, 8 inch, 21AA, Modified - 10,937 syd, HMA, 13A - 3,718 ton, Sidewalk items - 10,739 sft, Concrete curb and gutter - 5,324 ft.

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. 

No prebid meeting will take place.  Questions can be sent to Shelly Allard, sallard@cityofjackson.org.

Bidders will be required to meet the City of Jackson’s prequalification requirements prior to bid opening.  Bidders must be prequalified for Street (A) and Watermain (I).

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