Requests for Bids

Invitation to Bid: Rosemary Lane Sidewalk Addition, Fountain Inn

You are invited to submit a sealed Proposal for the work described below at the location indicated. The proposal and other data submitted by bidders will form the basis of the negotiation of a contract for the work. Proposals are to be submitted in proper form, as described in the “Information for Bidders.”

The Greenville County Redevelopment Authority will receive sealed bids for the Rosemary Lane Sidewalk Addition, Fountain Inn, SC 29644 (City of Fountain Inn) until 1:00 pm (EST) on January 7, 2019 at 301 University Ridge, Suite 2500, Greenville, South Carolina 29601, at which time and place all bids received will be publicly opened and read aloud. A “Bid Guaranty” of not less than five percent (5%) is required.

A MANDATORY Pre-Bid Conference will be held on December 17, 2018 at 10:00 am at Fountain Inn City Hall. Requests for Information may be submitted until 5:00 pm on December 20, 2018.

The scope of work consists of storm drainage, concrete sidewalks, curb & gutter, grading, and site stabilization. The project is located in Fountain Inn SC, between Putman Street to the intersection of Thrift Drive. Please refer to drawings for exact location. Included in the scope of work are Contract Documents including Drawings and Technical Specifications which are on file and may be obtained at the office of Greenville County Redevelopment Authority at 301 University Ridge, Suite 2500, Greenville, South Carolina 29601 or online, linked below.

Bidders are required to submit their bid on the Bid Checklist & Breakdown Form provided below. Bidders may not supplement or alter this form unless otherwise directed.

This is a federally funded project. Attention is called to the fact that not less than the minimum salaries and wages set forth in the Contract Documents must be paid on this project, and that the contractor must ensure that employees and applicants for employment are not discriminated against because of their race, color, religion, sex, or national origin.

The Greenville County Redevelopment Authority reserves the right to reject any or all bids, or to waive any informalities in the bidding. Bids may be held by the Greenville County Redevelopment Authority for a period of not to exceed forty-five (45) days from the date of the opening of bids for the purpose of reviewing the Bids and investigating the qualifications of Bidders, prior to awarding of the contract.

Invitation to Bid

Bid Checklist & Breakdown Form


Any questions may be directed to GCRA's engineer of record, Mr. Chip Buchanan of Davis & Floyd, at (864) 250-9999 or at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it


Seeking Qualified Contractors

GCRA is seeking qualified contractors to bid on projects to include new construction of single-family homes as well as repair work on owner-occupied homes.  General contractors or residential home builders (not subs) applying must have current SC Builder’s License and liability and workmans’ compensation insurance.  To apply or to inquire further, please contact GCRA’s Operations Manager, Joe Smith, at (864) 242-9801, extension 117, or at  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it


PLEASE NOTE: All bids must be submitted in a sealed envelope.


In order to bid any GCRA job, you must be an approved residential or general contractor.  To apply to become a GCRA-approved contractor, please submit the application, along with the following:

  • residential or general contractor's license
  • liability and workers' compensation insurance information
  • W-9 form
  • Renovation Repair & Painting Rule (RRP) certification

If you have any questions about becoming an approved contractor eligible to bid GCRA jobs, please contact Joe Smith, Operations Director, at (864) 242-9801, extension 117.  You may obtain a copy of GCRA's General Construction Specifications here in PDF format.


The Redevelopment Authority is an equal employment opportunity organization and prohibits job discrimination because of race, color, religion, sex, handicap or national origin.

The Redevelopment Authority reserves the right to reject any or all bids or to waive any formalities in the bidding process. Potential contractors need proof of license, liability and workman's compensation insurance, responsible credit and prior professional work.