Onondaga County Community Development has an annual construction budget for housing rehabilitation of $4-5 million, completing 300-400 jobs per year. The majority of the projects average $15,000-$20,000, and involve a variety of repairs. Typical jobs include roofing, siding, window/door replacement, heating, plumbing, electrical, and accessibility improvements.
Reliable, local contractors are needed to bid year-round on rehab projects. Qualified contractors must:
∙ Maintain liability insurance coverage of $1,000,000
∙ Be able to finance the work through the end of the contract
∙ Complete lead hazard removal training, offered free through Community Development this winter.
Prompt payment is guaranteed.
Onondaga County is an Equal Opportunity Employer; MBE/WBE firms are encouraged to apply.
For more information, call Nina Andon-McLane at Community Development at 315-435-3558.
Applications and a Contractor Information Booklet are available online at http://www.ongov.net/cd.