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Tiny Home Village Announces Requests for Construction Services Bids

09/23/2019
10:54 AM
Catherine Lopez, O (505) 224-1641, C (505) 259-0312 - cathylopez@bernco.gov

Bernalillo County – Bernalillo County is soliciting bids from general contractors for construction services for the Tiny Home Village and the Albuquerque Indian Center Project.

The Tiny Home Village pilot project will help to fill the gaps of transitional housing that is currently lacking in the City of Albuquerque and Bernalillo County.

Goals for the Tiny Home Village:

  • Provide dignified, safe, stable, and attractive transitional housing for people currently experiencing homelessness
  • Incorporate housing, services, and employment to stabilize residents and help them regain self-sufficiency
  • Provide a safe space for those waiting for traditional affordable housing to become available

More information about the Tiny Home Village at www.bernco.gov/tinyhomevillage.

“We are just weeks away from taking design plans on paper and actually building the village,” states Commission Vice Chair Debbie O’Malley. “I would like to thank the surrounding residents and churches, and the advocates and elected representatives who whole-heartedly supported this project and helped to make it possible.”

A mandatory pre-bid meeting will be held on Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2019 at 10 a.m. at the Albuquerque Indian Center, 105 Texas St. SE, Albuquerque, NM 87108. Attendance at the pre-bid meeting is a prerequisite for submission of a bid.

Sealed bids must be addressed to the attention of the Purchasing Section, Bernalillo County, Public Works Division, 2400 Broadway Blvd. SE, Building N, Front Desk, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87102 and received no later than 2 p.m. (local time) Oct. 22, 2019, at which time a public opening and reading of bids received will begin.

For more information about submitting a bid, please visit http://www.bernco.gov/general-services/request-for-bids.aspx.

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About Bernalillo County

Bernalillo County is 1,160 square miles and is New Mexico’s most populous county with more than 674,000 residents. Bernalillo County government provides a wide range of public services to residents who live in Albuquerque, Los Ranchos and Tijeras and the 111,000 residents who live outside the village and city limits in the unincorporated areas of the county. Bernalillo County employs approximately 2,500 people and has an annual operating budget and capital investments of more than $630 million. Elected officials include five county commissioners, assessor, clerk, probate judge, sheriff and treasurer.

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