Request for Proposals – Town Garages

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Town of Bennington: Request for Proposals for Town Highway Garages at Depot Street and Orchard Road


The Town of Bennington seeks proposals for the lease or purchase of one or both Town Highway Department facililties, which are scheduled to be vacated with the opening of a new centralized Town Public Works facility:

The Depot Street Highway Garage, 107 Depot Street, Bennington, VT

The Orchard Road Highway Garage and Salt Storage Facility, 204 Orchard Road, Bennington, VT

The Request for Proposals (RFP) is open to private or public entities for the lease or purchase of one or both facilities. The Town wishes to achieve the highest and best community impact and viability with these properties.

Separate proposals for each facility should be submitted in separate sealed envelopes marked “Depot Street Garage Proposal” or “Orchard Road Garage Proposal” and addressed to the Town Manager’s Office, 205 South Street, Bennington, VT 05201, postmarked or hand delivered on or before 5:00pm, Monday, August 6, 2018.

Site visits for each facillity are scheduled for all potential respondants on the following dates:

Orchard Road                                                                                      Depot Street

Thursday, June 14 at 3 p.m.                                                              Thursday, June 14 at 4 p.m.

Friday, July 13 at 2 p.m.                                                                    Friday, July 13 at 3 p.m.

Potential respondents are encouraged ot attend one or both of the site visits, but attendance is not mandatory. Individual site visits cannot be accommodated.

An electronic copy of the RFP, which describes in detail all information necessary for a complete application and provides additional information on the two properties, is provided above. All inquiries concerning this RFP shall be directed via email to Zirwat Chowdhury, Community Development Director, Town of Bennington, Vermont.