Ohio Minority Supplier Diversity Council

Louisville/Jefferson County Metropolitan Sewer District Invitation to Bid: Temporary Personnel Services

The Supplier Diversity department of the Louisville and Jefferson County Metropolitan Sewer District (MSD) is reaching out to MBEs and WBEs to inform you that a RFP has been posted for Temporary Personnel Services (#20-0317).

Specifications (see bid notification for complete list of specifications):

  • Scope of Work –   MSD is requesting proposals from qualified firms to furnish temporary personnel for laborers, scientists (lab technicians), administrative staff and other positions as needed.
  • Pre-Award Contact:  Except as may otherwise be provided under Special Provisions, prospective bidders shall have contact with MSD only through Teresa Burton, Senior Buyer, at (502) 540-6325, via email teresa.burton@louisvillemsd.org.
  • Submittal of Questions:  If any person contemplating the submission of a Proposal for the work is in doubt of the true meaning of any part of the Contract Document, a written request for an interpretation shall be submitted to Teresa Burton at the Louisville and Jefferson County Metropolitan Sewer District, 700 W. Liberty Street, Louisville, KY  40203 or by email at teresa.burton@louisvillemsd.org ,  no later than 11:00 a.m. local time on Tuesday, March 10, 2020.  Bidders are not to call the Purchasing Department for inquiriesQuestions received after the submission deadline will not be answered.  Questions will be answered by Addenda only.  The person making the request will be responsible for its prompt delivery.

Proposal information can be downloaded at http://www.msdbids.com.   Visit MSD’s website to ensure you obtain the complete and most recent information.  Details are subject to change, but will be updated and posted on line in the event this occurs.

Note:  Sealed proposals will be received at the office of the Louisville and Jefferson County Metropolitan Sewer District until 2:00 p.m., March 17, 2020

To learn more about MSD’s Supplier Diversity program, please contact Diana Mosby, MSD’s Supplier Diversity Assistant at diana.mosby@louisvillemsd.org  or 502-540-6350.

Dell Server Support and Maintenance for Hamilton County Job and Family Services

The Hamilton County Board of County Commissioners is accepting quotes for Dell Server Support and Maintenance. The purpose of this RFQ is to select a vendor who can best meet the requirements of the RFQ at the lowest cost for the specified time periods. The proposed solution must meet the specific needs of the Board of County Commissioners. The details of the services needed are defined in in the RFP, CLICK HERE TO VIEW.

The contact for this quote is Jill Williams-PSCM-C, Purchasing Agent, Hamilton County Purchasing Department – 138 East Court Street, Room 507, Cincinnati, Ohio 45202. All questions regarding this quote must be presented in writing and e-mailed or faxed to:
HAMCOPurchasingQuotes@hamilton-co.org (Quote number should be entered in the subject line of the e-mail) or Fax: (513) 946-4335

Vendors submitting their quotes must submit their quote through Bid Sync or by emailing HAMCOPurchasingQuotes@hamilton-co.org or delivered to the Hamilton County Purchasing Department, Room 507, 138 East Court Street, Cincinnati, Ohio 45202 by 11:00 a.m. EST on March 5, 2020.

City of Cincinnati – Department of Community and Economic Development Announces Bid Opportunity

Knowlton & Mad Anthony Homes

1420 & 1422 Knowlton St

New Construction of four single family homes at approximately 1,100 square feet, two story, two bedroom units with in-unit laundry and one parking spot.

Areas to be bid: Electric, Plumbing, HVAC, Dry Wall, Windows, Flooring, Driveway/Sidewalk, Landscape

30% SBE aspiration goal  

$100,000 of City Capital towards project

Project cost – $774,900

Pre-Bid Meeting:                                 upon request

Bid Acceptance date:                          3/1/2020

Bid Closing Date:                                3/15/2020

Bid Packets Opening Date:                3/16/2020

Project Anticipated Start Date:           4/1/2020

Project Anticipated End Date:            8/1/2020

Contact Michael Chewning if interested in project @ 513-485-9280 or email chewning@8Kconstruction.com

Bid Opportunity with the Cincinnati Metropolitan Housing Authority

The Cincinnati Metropolitan Housing Authority has just posted a new solicitation to the website for new and replacement concrete walks, curbs & steps at The Pinecrest Apartments. Please see the drawings and project manual at:


Bid Due Date:  02/10/2020 @ 10:00 a.m.

Pre-Bid (contractor) Walk-Thru:  02/04/2020 @ 09:30 a.m.

Pre-Bid (contractor) Walk-thru Meeting Location: Parking Lot @ 3951 W. Eighth St – Cincinnati, OH 45205

Project Location:  The Pinecrest Apartments

                             3951 W. Eighth St – Cincinnati, OH 45205

                             New & Replacement of Concrete Walks, Curbs & Steps

Turner Construction releases Columbus Bid Forecast

Please see the link below for a bidding forecast for Central Ohio. This will provide a 6 month look-ahead.


Please follow the below link below to communicate your interest & capacity in the upcoming projects. Please communicate through the survey.