THU, JULY 31, 2014
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Project Bids and Construction Status



None at this time.




Fire Services Cooperative Services Study

Due 2 pm on August 15, 2014

Notice is hereby given that the City of Forest Grove (“City”) is requesting proposals for the establishment of a joint cooperative procurement for a study to determine what shared cooperative services between these city and rural identities are feasible; what fiscal and service level impacts are for each of the options; and which options are recommended for agencies to pursue. The City desires to enter into a professional services agreement with a qualified individual or firm who can demonstrate competency and experience in analyzing, developing and implementing such a study. 

RFP are available by contacting Michael Kinkade, City of Forest Grove, Fire Department, at 503‐992‐3240, or e‐mail: mkinkade@forestgrove‐ Copies may also be obtained at City Hall, 1924 Council Street, Forest Grove, OR 97116, Monday through Friday, between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. There is no charge for the RFP documents. 

The Request for Proposals can also be downloaded.  It is imperative that those who download the solicitation document check the Web site regularly for addenda and other notifications that may be pertinent. In addition, addenda will be mailed or delivered to all who are known by the City of Forest Grove to have received a complete set of the Proposal Documents.

Sealed proposals must be received by 2:00 p.m., August 15, 2014, at the City of Forest Grove, Fire Department, and addressed to the City of Forest Grove, Fire Department, Attn: Fire Chief Michael Kinkade, 1924 Council St, PO BOX 326, Forest Grove, OR 97116. Facsimile proposals will not be accepted. Proposals received after the designated time and date will be returned unopened.



Engineering Department Project Updates:

Safe Routes To School Grant - Harvey Clarke - B Street Sidewalks

City staff is currently working with Oregon Department of Transportation (ODOT) staff on this project.  A notice will be sent regarding neighborhood/public meetings in the near future. Construction is anticipated to start summer 2014. If you have questions, please call Nick Kelsay in the Engineering Office, at 503.992.3228.

Sidewalk Improvement Program (SIP)
If you are interested in participating in the next phase of the SIP, please contact the Engineering Office at 503.992.3228. We are currently contacting property owners and plan to start construction in the Fall. Below are before and after photos of a sidewalk repair.