Public Notices/RFPs/Invitation to Bid

REQUEST FOR QUALIFICATIONS (DELEADING CONTRACTOR)

The City of Brockton, acting by and through the Brockton Redevelopment Authority (BRA) is seeking qualified Deleading Contractor’s to provide lead paint abatement services in conjunction with its federally-funded Lead-Based Paint Hazard Control Grant Program. The Deleading Contractor will work with the Lead Paint Program Manager and Rehab Specialist to complete various levels of paint abatement on homes located in Brockton, Massachusetts.

The scope of services includes but is not limited to: Reading and understanding Lead Inspection/Risk Assessment reports and performing the required work accordingly; setting up proper containment to protect properties from lead dust; scraping hazardous lead surfaces; properly painting abated surfaces; removing and replacing windows, doors and other items identified as lead hazards; and the thorough cleaning of properties to achieve lead compliance from a licensed lead inspector. Proper licenses, construction expertise, and a thorough knowledge of state and local building codes is required.

Applications are available from the Brockton Redevelopment Authority or via email, please contact Laura Chau at: lkchau@brocktonredevelopmentauthority.com

Submissions are due on Friday March 29, 2019 by 4:30 pm.

All submissions should be submitted via email to: lkchau@brocktonredevelopmentauthority.com Or dropped off at the Brockton Redevelopment Authority on 50 School St. 2nd FL Brockton, MA 02301

 

CDBG Applications FY2019

Thank you for your interest in applying for the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), July 2019 through June 2020 funding cycle. The purpose of the CDBG grants are to improve the community economically, socially, and physically. These applications are for Public Service funding and/or Public Facility improvements. Please note that funding is not guaranteed to any applicant, despite prior funding. Applications will go through a risk assessment and matrix grading that includes reviewing application strength, risk assessment score, community need, and ability to perform necessary grant requirements. All applications are due promptly at 3:00pm on Thursday, March 7, 2019.

In order to assist in the application process, we are holding an information session on Thursday, February 7, 2019 in the downstairs conference room at the Metro Chamber of Commerce at 60 School Street, Brockton. The information session will begin at 2:00pm with an approximately thirty (30) minute presentation. Staff will remain available until 5:00pm for any further assistance and questions. Staff are also available for questions during business hours. Additionally, we would like to invite you to our Annual Meeting in the same location, on Wednesday, March 6, 2019 at 3:30pm to hear more about the Brockton Redevelopment Authority annual activities and our plans for the coming years.

To save time and money for the community, please fully read the funding guidelines, attend the information meeting on the application process, and submit only complete applications.

Thank you again for your interest in the Brockton Redevelopment Authority’s 2019 funding by CDBG, and we look forward to seeing you on Thursday, February 7 and Wednesday, March 6.