Demolition and Site Clearance of 1456 Park, 768 Marcoux and 1290 Wood

The City of Muskegon, Michigan will receive sealed bids until 2:00 PM on March 7, 2017 at the City Clerk’s office, City Hall, 933 Terrace Street, Muskegon, Michigan 49440 at which time and place all bids will be publicly opened and read aloud for the following demolition and site clearance project: All structures located at: Residential: 1456 Park & 768 Marcoux; Commercial/Industrial: 1290 Wood (both structures).

Copies of the contract documents may be obtained at the Planning Department at City Hall on the second-floor room #202 or on the City’s website under “Quick Links”.

The project consists of demolishing all structures on the site(s), removing the debris to a licensed landfill and filling excavations in accordance with contract documents and city ordinance. This is to include the removal of any shrubbery/bushes/fencing on the property. Please refer to the City’s website to view the ad and additional requirements/information that is not in the ad.

Bid proposals should be placed inside a 9” x 12“envelope addressed to the City of Muskegon with the title “Demolition Bid” and the address of the site(s) on the outside of the envelope.  Bidder’s name, address and phone number must be clearly marked on the outside of the envelope.

Hiring goals and percentages are set forth in the Contract Documents.  No bid may be withdrawn within 60 days after the bid opening.  All work must be completed within 30 to 45 days of the issuance of the Notice to Proceed (the only exception will be approved by the City and the Contractor).

The City of Muskegon reserves the right to reject any or all bids or to waive any informalities or irregularities in the bidding.


1456 Park

768 Marcoux

1290 Wood


City of Muskegon, MICHIGAN

Ann Meisch, City Clerk

Publish Monday, February 20, 2017.


The City would like individual bids for each address submitted; they may be placed in one envelope. The City is looking to bid the addresses as a group for one (1) demolition contractor. The City would like to see all the structures demolished by March 10, 2017 but no later than April 7, 2017 if possible. The demolition contractor will be responsible for the asbestos or lead testing as well as the proper remediation and disposal. Please bid for the possibilities that appears could be at the location as the City does not know if there is any located at the location. The City is also providing the Assessing record and the permitting information from the past in order to help with past use for the property and any potential hazards.


  • The demolition contractor will need to cut & cap the water/sewer & in some instances; the Water/Sewer Maintenance Department will need to gain entry prior to the demolition to remove any water meters.
  • The City has notified DTE to cut & cap the natural gas.
  • The City has notified Consumers Energy to have the electric off, cut & removed from the structure(s).
  • The demolition contractor will need to work with any adjacent property owners that may be too close or have items that are too close to the demolition site.
  • Please include a breakdown of the grass portion:
    1. Hydro seed grass.
    2. No-grow grass.


There will be no addendums added after 2 p.m. on March 3, 2017.