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Posted on: January 12, 2023

South Columbus Street Demolition Project

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Sunbury has issued a bid request for the demolition of two residential structures that is grant funded.  Follow the Link below to access the bid document.



Pursuant to Article IX Section 9.02  of the Sunbury Charter, sealed bids will be received by the City of Sunbury, Ohio, at City Administration Building, 9 E. Granville Street, Sunbury, Ohio, 43074 until 12:00 p.m. local time on Friday, February 10, 2023. Bids will be opened immediately thereafter, for the following:


Contract: South Columbus Street Demolition Project, 63 S. Columbus Street and 75 S. Columbus Street, Sunbury, Ohio 43074

Contract Number: Bid Number 01-23 

Estimate of Cost:  Base Bid $71,000


The base bid for the Spring Street Demolition Project consists of demolition of two residential buildings, including disposal, backfill, and compaction and site restoration (grading and seeding including straw).  


Bid documents can be viewed at no charge at


A Contractor Walk-through and Pre-Bid Meeting will be held on site at 63 S. Columbus Street and 75 S. Columbus Street Sunbury, Ohio 43074 at 11:00 a.m. local time, on Thursday, January 26, 2023.  


Prospective bidders may address inquiries to Steve Pyles, City Administrator, by phone at 740-965-2684 ext. 229 or email at  All inquiries must be submitted no later than 4:00 p.m. local time on Thursday, February 2, 2023.


Sealed bids shall be submitted to the City of Sunbury City Administration, 9 E. Granville Street, Delaware, OH 43015.  Notate “Spring Street Demolition Project Bid” on the exterior of the bid envelope. Each bid must be accompanied by a Bid Guaranty meeting the requirements 153.54 to 153.57 of the Ohio Revised Code and as required by the Bidding Documents.


No bidder may withdraw his/her bid within sixty (60) days after the actual date of the opening thereof.  The City of Sunbury reserves the right to reject any or all bids, to waive any informality, and to award the bid or bids to the lowest responsive and responsible bidder as deemed to be in the best interest of the City, as determined by the City Manager.


This project is funded by the State of Ohio Department of Development (ODOD) Building Demolition and Site Revitalization Program. Bidder’s attention is called to all of the requirements contained in this bid packet, particularly to state labor standards provisions, state prevailing wages, various insurance requirements, and various equal employment opportunity provisions.


City of Sunbury, Ohio, 

Steve Pyles, City Administrator


Posted to City of Sunbury Website


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