CITY OF HARLINGEN COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT DEPARTMENT
HOUSING REHABILITATION/RECONSTRUCTION PROGRAM
The City of Harlingen Community Development Department is formally accepting separate sealed bids on behalf of qualified homeowners for the Housing Rehabilitation/Reconstruction Program. This program is funded by the Department of Housing and Urban Development. Bids will be accepted by the Community Development Department of the City of Harlingen, located at 502 E. Tyler, Harlingen, Texas until 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, November 12, 2014, at which time they will be opened and read aloud in the conference room at the offices of the Community Development Department.
Bid packets may be obtained at the above address Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., beginning on Friday, October 24, 2014.
A pre-bid conference will be held on Tuesday, November 4, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. in the conference room at the above address. Any contractor, (or his representative), bidding on these projects is strongly encouraged to attend.
The City, on behalf of the homeowner, specifically reserves the right to reject any and all bids received, to waive irregularities or informalities in any or all bids and to accept any bid which is deemed to be in the best interest of the owner and City. No bids may be withdrawn after the scheduled date of opening. All bids become the property of the homeowners and the City. Bidders must ensure that employees and applicants for employment are not discriminated against because of their race, color, religion, sex, handicap, familial status, national origin, sexual orientation or gender identity. For further information, please contact Maria Torres at (956) 216-5181.
Accommodations for individuals with handicaps/disabilities or limited English proficiency shall be assisted upon request by calling 956-216-5180. Los alojamientos para individuos con desventajas/incapacidades o pericia inglesa limitada serán ayudados sobre la petición llamando 956-216-5181.
Any business seeking Section 3 preference in the awarding of contracts or purchase agreements with the City must be able to provide a copy of the Section 3 certification letter received and acknowledged by any of the RGVECs as evidence of eligibility for preference under the Section 3 Program. The Section 3 certification letter shall be submitted along with bid packages. Small (SBE), minority (MBE), and women-owned businesses (WBE) are encouraged to submit quotations for this project.