Minnesota

Request for Proposals Legal Services

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS LEGAL SERVICES. Perham is requesting proposals for legal services from firms experienced in municipal law. Proposals shall include general municipal representation on civil matters as described in the RFP. The RFP can be found on the City’s website at www.cityofperham.com. All proposals must be sent as a PDF document via email to Heather Hoeft, City Clerk hhoeft@cityofperham.com. ...

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UMR changes course on expansion plans

University of Minnesota Rochester received approval from the Rochester City Council to pivot on their expansion plans Monday, pausing a partnership with the Rochester YMCA in favor of a $2.5 million expansion into the former home of The Loop. UMR chancellor Dr. Lori Carrell said the space, 318 First Avenue Southwest, would be used to create a new student lounge ...

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REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL (RFP) – The Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport (Airport)

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALRESTAURANT LEASE REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL (RFP): For Lease of the restaurant facility at 16384 Airport Road, Suite 7,Brainerd, Minnesota, 56401 (currently Wing’s Airport Café). The Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport (Airport) is issuing this Request for Proposal (RFP) to parties seeking consideration for leasing restaurant space at 16384 Airport Road (restaurant facility). The purpose of leasing restaurant space is ...

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NOTICE The City of Duluth requests sealed proposals for the following project: 20-09AA RFP for Case Management Software More information is available at…

NOTICE The City of Duluth requests sealed proposals for the following project: 20-09AA RFP for Case Management Software More information is available at https://www.duluthmn.gov/purchasing/bids-request-for-proposals/. Source: https://www.duluthnewstribune.com/community/legal-notices/6659058-NOTICE-The-City-of-Duluth-requests-sealed-proposals-for-the-following-project-20-09AA-RFP-for-Case-Management-Software-More-information-is-available-at-httpswww.

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Bemidji’s federal building officially up for sale

The federal building is located at 522 Minnesota Ave., in downtown Bemidji. BEMIDJI — The four-floor federal building in downtown Bemidji was set on the auction table last week. According to a release from the General Services Administration, the online auction opened Aug. 27 with a minimum bid of $100,000 required. In a statement to the Pioneer, the GSA said ...

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Willmar City Council to meet remotely on Monday

WILLMAR — The Willmar City Council will continue to meet remotely, with their next meeting to happen at 7 p.m. Monday. The public can listen to a live audio feed found on the city’s website at willmarmn.gov. The council will consider awarding the bids for the new heating systems at the city offices, city auditorium and the WRAC-TV studio, as well ...

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St. Louis Park seeks Wooddale station-area developer

St. Louis Park is expected to release a request for proposals by Aug. 7 for a 1.6-acre site near the future Southwest Light Rail Transit Wooddale station.  St. Louis Park hopes to have a developer on board by the end of the year to create what the city calls a “signature, mixed-use transit-oriented development” on a site near the future ...

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Federal Resources now available to Minnesota Communities

The Minnesota Department of Human Services, through its Economic Assistance and Employment Support Division, Office of Economic Opportunity (OEO or STATE), is seeking proposals from qualified responders to provide emergency shelter services and/or outreach to unsheltered individuals and families experiencing homelessness in the state of Minnesota. The Request for Proposals (RFP) seeks eligible entities (nonprofit organizations and local units of ...

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Nicollet, Renville County receive noxious weed funds

ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) awarded $537,000 in 2020 noxious weed and invasive plant grants to 35 state projects. Nicollet County Public Works was awarded $10,000 for a noxious weed management program. The Renville County Soil & Water Conservation District was awarded a $7,515 grant for wild parsnip. Funding awarded to cities, counties, townships, conservation districts ...

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MDA Awards Over $500,000 to Combat Noxious Weeds

Thirty-five projects are receiving funds These maps show the locations of Noxious Weed and Invasive Plant grant awardees. St. Paul, MN: The Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) has awarded $537,000 to combat noxious weeds across Minnesota. Thirty-five projects are being funded though the 2020 Noxious Weed and Invasive Plant Grant. The money, awarded to cities, counties, townships, conservation districts, and ...

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Nevis council updates summer plans

The city’s floating diving platform has been tied up next to the fishing dock at the Lake Belle Taine boat access in Nevis. The council decided at Monday night’s meeting that putting it out by the beach would not be congruent with social distancing guidelines. The swimming raft in Nevis will remain chained to the pier for now. The decision ...

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Clearfield County Approves Additional Policies Concerning Federal Grants

CLEARFIELD – The Clearfield County Commissioners on Tuesday approved additional county policies concerning federal grant funding. In October, the county and Penn State DuBois received a $725,850 federal grant for expansion of the North Central PA LaunchBox, according to previously-published GANT News reports. The POWER grant was awarded by the Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC), said Solicitor Heather Bozovich, and now ...

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The Board of Education, Independent School District 518, Worthington, Minnesota, requests proposals for Technology Equipment and Support Services.

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS The Board of Education, Independent School District 518, Worthington, Minnesota, requests proposals for Technology Equipment and Support Services. Proposals will be received until 1:00 p.m. local time, May 18, 2020, then publicly opened and read aloud. All proposals must be addressed to the Independent School District 518, Mr. David Skog, Director of Management Services, 1117 Marine Avenue, ...

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Commissioner questions process for selecting architect for jail study

The Rice County Board of Commissioners on Tuesday approved a contract for a study of its main jail despite strenuous objections from Commissioner Galen Malecha. Malecha, who represents the majority of the city of Northfield, insisted that proper procedures weren’t followed in soliciting proposals from firms interested in completing the study, which would look at the existing facility and state ...

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Rice County Commissioner Malecha Upset with Jail Study RFP Process

The Rice County Board of Commissioners meeting today had some fireworks when Sheriff Troy Dunn requested the board approve awarding the bid for a jail study following a request for proposals (RFP).  Commissioner Galen Malecha was not happy the full board was not involved in the process. Dunn explained his initial RFP was too in depth and needed to be ...

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Foundation Requests for Proposals for Covid-19 Relief (April 27)

POISE FOUNDATIONThe Poise Foundation has created a new fund to provide grants to small and midsize organizations with black leaders who are responding to the needs of the black community in Pittsburgh during the Covid-19 pandemic. Here are notable new requests for proposals (RFPs) specifically for the Covid-19 outbreak, compiled by the Chronicle: Frey Foundation of Minnesota The Frey Foundation of Minnesota is ...

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MDH Publishes RFP and Application for $150 Million COVID-19 Planning and Response Grants

Last month, Minnesota lawmakers passed an emergency law authorizing $200 million in grant funding to support eligible health care organizations in covering their costs related to planning for, preparing for, or responding to the outbreak of COVID–19. The first $50 million in COVID–19 Short Term Emergency Funding was awarded on April 8th. An additional $150 million through the Planning and Response Grant Program will ...

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Minnesota issues RFP for its first private markets/alts consultants

Minnesota State Board of Investment, St. Paul, launched a search for one or more private market/alternatives consultants for the state’s $74.2 billion combined defined benefit fund, which is managed by the board. The hires will be the investment board’s first appointments of specialist alternatives consultants, said Mansco Perry III, executive director and CIO, in an email. According to the RFP, “the SBI ...

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Minnesota Public Bus Issues Marketing RFP

The Minnesota Valley Transit Authority (MVTA), the public transportation agency for seven suburbs located approximately 15 miles south of Minneapolis and St. Paul: Apple Valley, Burnsville, Eagan, and Rosemount in Dakota County, Savage, Prior Lake and Shakopee in Scott County is seeking a marketing agency, as well as Graphic Design Services. The MVTA is one of several independent bus transportation ...

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Goodhue County Board hopes to develop campground

At the Oct. 20 meeting of the Goodhue County Board of Commissioners, a Request for Proposal (RFP) was made to sell the property next to the Lake Byllesby Park for the purpose of constructing a campground. Public Works Director Greg Isakson presented an RFP at the mid-November Board meeting written specifically to sell the 26 acre property in Stanton Township ...

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