Legal Advertising Bids and Proposals 9-27-2023




Emailed bids for window replacement for the Thornburg Community Center Building (Historic School Building) will be received by email by the Architect, The Design Alliance Architects, 620 Olympia Road, Pittsburgh, PA 15211, until 10/24/2023 at 4:00 pm. Bids will be publicly opened and read aloud at that time during a virtual meeting. Bidders will be invited to a virtual meeting by subsequent email. Mailed paper copies must be received within 3 business days.

Electronic copies of Bid Documents may be obtained from the Architects.

Contact Richard Freeman 412-251-2657 or Martin Powell 412-261-0660. Paper copies are the bidder’s responsibility.

Bids must be submitted on the forms provided and completed in strict accordance with the instructions provided. The Borough of Thornburg hereby authorizes The Design Alliance Architects to act on their behalf by opening bids. Bids will be accepted, and contracts awarded at a regularly scheduled meeting of the Borough.

A bid bond by acceptable surety or a certified check made payable to the Borough for the project in the amount of ten percent (10%) of the bid must be deposited by each bidder with his bid.

Performance and Payment Bonds in the total contract amount will be required of the successful Bidder.

The Thornburg Community Center is exempt from state and local sales and use tax in Pennsylvania.

This project is subject to the Provisions of the Pennsylvania Prevailing Wage Act 442.

Bidders on this work will be required to comply with the Provisions of the Public Works Employment Verification Act (PWEVA)

No bid or any part thereof shall be withdrawn by Bidder for a period of Sixty (60) Days subsequent to the Bid Opening

A pre-bid conference will be held on 10/10/2023 at 10:00 AM at the Thornburg Community Center Library. Bidder attendance is mandatory. Bid questions must be submitted to the Architect by 4:00 pm 10/19/2023. Questions submitted after that date will be rejected.

The successful bidder shall be required to obtain Federal and State background checks and clearances for all employees and subcontractors who will, at any time, be on school property in connection with the execution of the Work. The required background checks and clearances shall include the following: Federal Criminal History Record, Pennsylvania State Criminal Record Check, and Pennsylvania Child Abuse History Clearance.

Adherence to Instructions to Bidders is required.





The following surplus equipment will be offered for sale to the highest bidder(s):


Functional PCs and Laptops, Monitors, Misc. IT Equipment, and Some Non-Functional Items

Bids are due in to the CCAC

Purchasing Department no later than 2:00 PM on Thursday, October 5, 2023.

For more information, contact Michael Cvetic at

Community College of

Allegheny County

Purchasing Department

800 Allegheny Ave.

Pittsburgh, PA 15233




The Sports & Exhibition Authority will receive sealed bids for Ballasted Roof Replacement -Phase 2 as identified below for the David L. Lawrence Convention Center. The contract for this work will be with the Sports & Exhibition Authority of Pittsburgh and Allegheny County. Inquiries regarding the bidding should be made to the Sports & Exhibition Authority 171 10th Street, 2nd Floor, Pittsburgh, PA 15222, Attention: Thomas P. Ryser, Jr. E-mail:, Telephone: 412-393-0200. Bid Packages may be obtained after the date identified below through Accu-

Copy at (724) 935-7055. Additional information on the project can also be found of Accu-Copy’s website at

This Advertisement applies to the following Bid Package:

Project: David L Lawrence Convention Center

Bid Package Name: Ballasted Roof Replacement -Phase 2

Bid Package Available: September 21, 2023

Time/Date/Location for

Pre-Bid Meeting: 9:30am, Thursday, October 5, 2023

David Lawrence Convention Center

East Lobby

1000 Ft. Duquesne Blvd

Pittsburgh, PA 15222

Time/Date/Location for Bid: 2:00 PM, Thursday, October 19, 2023

Sports & Exhibition Authority

171 10th Street 2nd Floor

Pittsburgh, PA 15222





Separate and sealed Bid Proposals will be received electronically starting on Tuesday, September 20th, 2023 for:

2023-IFB-251 – Riverview Park Slide S6 Construction

Information on solicitations is available on the City of Pittsburgh website:

Bid proposals are requested on behalf of the City of Pittsburgh. All bids must be submitted via the above website and all required documents must be provided or the bid proposal may be considered non-responsive.

The contractor will be required to comply with all applicable Equal Employment Opportunity requirements for Federally Assisted construction contracts. The contractor must assure that employees and applicants for employment are not discriminated against because of their race, color, religion, sex or national origin. Attention is called to Executive Order 11246, to Section 3 of the Housing and Urban Development Act of 1968, 12 U.S.C. 1701U, and to the Section 3 Clause and Regulations set forth in 24 CFR, Part 135.

The Contractor will be required to comply with the following laws, rules and regulations:

All provisions of US Executive Order 11246 of September 24, 1965, as amended by US Executive Order 11375 and as supplemented in US Department of Labor Regulations (41 CFR, Part 60), and of the rules, regulations, and relevant orders of the US Secretary of Labor.

Contractor shall comply with all applicable standards, orders, or requirements issued of the Clean Air Act (42 USC 1857 et. seq.), Section 508 of the Clean Water Act (33 USC 1368), Executive Order 11738, and Environmental Protection Agency regulations (40 CFR, Part 15).

Contractor shall comply with the Davis-Bacon Act the Davis-Bacon Act (40 U.S.C. 276a to 276a-7) as supplemented by Department of Labor regulations (29 CFR part 5).

Procedures for compliance to these acts shall be as follows:

All specifications for construction contracts and subcontracts will contain the prevailing wage rates (as enclosed in this bid package) as determined by the Secretary of Labor in accordance with the Davis-Bacon Act, as amended (40 U.S.C. 276-a to 276-C-5) and provision that overtime compensation will be paid in accordance with the Contract Work Hours and Safety Standards Act Regulations (29 CFR, Parts 5 and 1926). The contract provisions shall require that these standards be met.

Notice of Requirement for Affirmative Action to Ensure Equal Employment Opportunity (Executive Order 11246):

Bidder’s attention is called to the “Equal Opportunity Clause” and the “Standard Federal Equal Employment Specifications” set forth in 41 CFR Public Contracts and Property Management Part 60-4.3 Equal Opportunity Clauses.

Goals for minority participation: 18%

Goals for female participation: 7%

These goals are applicable to all construction work (whether or not Federal or Federally-Assisted) performed in the “covered area.”

As used in this notice, and in the contract resulting from this solicitation, the “covered area” is Pittsburgh SMSA (Allegheny, Washington, Beaver and Westmoreland counties).

The contractor shall comply with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and 1988, as amended, Section 109 of the Community Development Act of 1974, with Executive Order 11625 (Minority Business Enterprise) and Executive Order 12138 (Women’s Business Enterprise).

The Proposers will be required to submit the package of certifications included with the contract documents relating to Equal Employment Opportunity.

Vendors submitting responses on federally funded projects must register on and provide proof of registration.

The City of Pittsburgh reserves the right to withhold the award of contract for a period of sixty (60) calendar days after the opening of bids.

The City of Pittsburgh reserves the right to reject any or all Proposals.






Port Authority of Allegheny County d/b/a Pittsburgh Regional Transit (PRT) is requesting proposals for the performance of the following service (“Contract Services”):


The work under the proposed Agreement(s) consists of providing Real Estate Consulting Services. These Services include, but may not necessarily be limited to, providing expertise and technical support to PRT for all aspects of its real estate interests, including property management services, asset management services, Park and Ride Program management services, acquisition and disposal of property services, appraisal/review appraisal services, database and file management services, capital project support and services, support and assistance with transit-oriented communities initiatives and other real estate related services for PRT’s current property interests, public transit operations and future transit system improvement programs.

The Agreement will be for a 3-year period with the option to extend the term of the Agreement up to 2 additional years at the sole discretion of PRT.

A copy of the Request for Proposal (RFP) will be available on or after September 18, 2023 and can be obtained by registering at the PRT’s ebusiness website: and following the directions listed on the website. Please note that Proposers must register under the ebusiness category of PSRE – Pro Real Estate/Brokerage for this RFP. Proposers may also register in other categories for any future RFPs issued by PRT. If you have specific questions regarding this RFP, please contact Fred Buckner at (412) 566-5467 or via email

An Information Meeting for interested parties will be held at 9:30 a.m., prevailing time, October 3, 2023 via Microsoft Teams video conference and/or conference call to answer any questions regarding this RFP.

To join by Microsoft Team video conference:


To join by Microsoft Teams call-in number:

  • 412-927-0245 United States, Pittsburgh (Toll)
  • Conference ID: 778241252#

Electronic proposals must be both received, and time stamped by a representative of the Procurement Department through PRT’s Ebusiness website at or before 2:00 p.m., prevailing time, October 18, 2023, at Proposals received or time stamped by a Procurement Department representative through PRT’s Ebusiness website after the advertised time for the submission of proposals shall be non-responsive and therefore ineligible for award. Each Proposer shall be solely responsible for assuring that its proposal is timely received and time stamped in accordance with the requirements herein.

This Contract Services may be funded, in part, by, and subject to certain requirements of, the County of Allegheny and the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, and the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) of the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT). The proposal process and the performance of the requested services will be in accordance with guidelines and regulations of the FTA “Third Party Contracting Guidelines”, FTA Circular 4220.1F, as amended, and all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations.

Port Authority of Allegheny County d/b/a Pittsburgh Regional Transit, in compliance with 49 C.F.R., Part 26, as amended, implements positive affirmative action procedures to ensure that all Disadvantaged Business Enterprises (“DBEs”) have the maximum opportunity to participate in the performance of contracts and subcontracts financed, in whole or in part, with federal funds, if any, provided under or for the proposed Agreement. In this regard, all recipients or contractors shall take all necessary and reasonable steps in accordance with 49 C.F.R., Part 26, to ensure that DBEs have the maximum opportunity to compete for, and perform contracts and subcontracts for, the Contract Services.

Port Authority of Allegheny County d/b/a Pittsburgh Regional Transit, in compliance with 74 Pa.C.S. § 303, as may be amended, also requires that certified Diverse Businesses, (“DBs”) have the maximum opportuni­ty to compete for, and perform contracts and subcontract for, the Contract Services. In this regard, all Proposers, and the Contractor, shall make good faith efforts, in accordance with 74 Pa.C.S. § 303, to ensure that DBs have the maximum opportunity to compete for, and perform contracts and subcontracts for, the Contract Services.

Further, proposers and the Contractor shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, age, disability, national origin, sex, sexual origin, gender identity or status as a parent in the award and performance of contracts or subcontracts for these Contract Services

Port Authority of Allegheny County d/b/a Pittsburgh Regional

Transit reserves the right to reject any or all proposals.




INVITATION FOR BIDS (IFB) FOR Direct Opportunities Center (DOC) Rehabilitation

IFB#600-08-23 REBID

The Housing Authority of the City of Pittsburgh (HACP) hereby requests bids from qualified Firms or Individuals capable of providing the following service(s):

Direct Opportunities Center (DOC) Rehabilitation

IFB#600-08-23 REBID

The documents will be available no later than September 18, 2023 and signed, sealed bids will be accepted until 10:00 am on October 17,2023. The Housing Authority of the City of Pittsburgh will only be accepting physical bids dropped off in person from 8:00 AM until the closing time of 10:00 AM on October 17,2023 in the lobby of 412 Boulevard of the Allies. Pittsburgh, PA 15219. Bids may be uploaded to the Authority’s online submission site, the link is accessible via the HACP website and within the IFB. Sealed bids may still be mailed via USPS at which time they will be Time and Date Stamped at 412 Boulevard of the Allies, 6th Floor, Pittsburgh, PA 15219.

Parties or individuals interested in responding may download a copy of the Solicitation from the Business Opportunities page of

Questions or inquires should be directed to:

Mr. Kim Detrick

Housing Authority of the

City of Pittsburgh

Procurement Department

412 Boulevard of the Allies

6th Floor

Pittsburgh, PA 15219


A pre-submission meeting will be held in person; on October 3,2023 at 10:00 A.M. Please see meeting information below:

Pre Submission Meeting Address:

1205 Liverpool Street

Pittsburgh, PA 15233

The Housing Authority of the City of Pittsburgh strongly encourages certified minority business enterprises and women business enterprises to respond to this solicitation.

HACP has revised their website. As part of those revisions, vendors must now register and log-in, in order to view and download IFB/RFPs documentation.

Caster D. Binion,

Executive Director

Housing Authority of the

City of Pittsburgh

HACP conducts business in accordance with all federal, state, and local civil rights laws, including but not limited to Title VII, the Fair Housing Act, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Americans with Disabilities Act, The PA Human Relations Act, etc. and does not discriminate against any individuals protected by these statutes.



412-481-8302 Ext. 136
Deadline/Closing/Cancellation Schedule
for copy, corrections, and cancellations: Friday
noon preceding Wednesday publication



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