Requests for Bids or Proposals


Request for Proposal For Contractor Services

The City of Cambridge is soliciting proposals for contractor services to conduct work on an as-needed basis. The City has an accelerated abatement process to remove nuisance violations from properties. The typical scope of work includes removal of debris, junk, garbage, graffiti, fences, garbage in dwellings, securing dwellings, fallen tree removal, and/or mowing.

The contractor should be able to provide all of the services listed above and respond to the city’s request within 72 hours of notice from the city.

Proposals should include name of company with a contact person, address, phone number, and e-mail address. A flat cost per hour must be provided along with a detailed company profile including the equipment available to remove the items listed in the scope of work. The contractor must provide the City with a certificate of insurance for liability insurance in the amount of the $500,000 for all claims and name the City as an additional insured. No public opening will be held for proposals submitted.

Proposals must be submitted no later than 4:30 p.m. on Friday, March 1, 2019 and submitted to:

Carri Levitski
City of Cambridge
300 3rd Ave. NE, Cambridge, MN 55008
P: (763) 552-3257  |  F: (763) 689-6801



Request for Proposals
To Move or Salvage a home located at 635 1st Ave East, Cambridge, MN 55008

View The RFP

Proposals are being accepted for this house to be moved off site and/or restored on your own lot. The house will be offered for sale by sealed bid, with preference given to proposals to move and restore the house. However, in the event that no such proposals are received, proposals for salvage will be considered. The house must be moved on or before June 15, 2019.

All permits, relocation costs, insurance requirements, and restoration costs for the house are the responsibility of the successful bidder. The successful bidder, whether moving or salvaging, will be required to clean up the site including all debris and remnants of the house from the site.

The house is located at 635 1st Avenue E Cambridge, MN 55008

  • Year Built 1970
  • One-story single-family home
  • 1248 square feet with vinyl exterior siding
  • Hot water heat
  • Central Air
  • 2 1/2 detached Garage
  • Three (3) Bedroom, one and one-half (1 1/2) bath over a full basement
  • The house is being offered “as is” and without warranty of any kind. It may contain asbestos, lead paint, or other hazardous material.

Parties who are interested in viewing the house are encouraged to set up a time with the City of Cambridge Economic Development Director during the week of January 14, 2019. Please contact Stan Gustafson (763)552-3209 or to set up an appointment. View The Full RFP.

635 1st Ave East - Pictures