Bid Notices

Public Bid Notices

SALE OF USED Ford F-150 Pick-up Truck

The Sturgis Public School District is soliciting bids for the sale of one (1) 1999 Ford F-150 Pick-up Truck. The truck is being sold “as is” with no warranties. Additionally, Purchasers shall hold harmless from any liabilities the Sturgis Public Schools District, its elected and appointed officials, employees, volunteers and others working on behalf of the Sturgis Public Schools district. The truck can be viewed at 1600 Ivanhoe St. Sturgis, MI 49091 by appointment. Call 269-659-1590 between the hours of 8am- 4pm Monday –Friday.

All bids shall be placed in a sealed envelope marked “Ford F-150 Bid” and returned to:

ATTN: Doug Camburn
Transportation Department 
Sturgis Public Schools
107 W. West St.
Sturgis, MI  49091

Bids must be received prior to 10 am Friday June 1, 2018. Bids will be opened at this time. Bid opening will take place at the Business Managers Office, 107 W. West St. Sturgis, Mi. 49091. All bids received after the bid receipt deadline will be returned unopened. Sturgis Public Schools reserves the right to accept or reject any or all bids and to waive formalities.


The Sturgis Public Schools Board of Education is requesting sealed bids for Pre-owned or Off Lease, seventy-seven (77) passenger buses with less than 45,000 miles. Diesel or gasoline powered.

Sealed bids should be marked "STURGIS PUBLIC SCHOOLS PASSENGER BUS BID" and sent to:

 The Office of the Superintendent
 Sturgis Central Commons
 107 W. West St.
 Sturgis, MI 49091

Bids will be received until 12:00 p.m. on June 1, 2018. Bids will be publicly opened and read aloud at that time. 
All bids will include the price and delivery date.

Bids submitted are to fully comply in all respects to the State of Michigan specifications, and must include all other equipment etc. to meet the safety requirements as set forth in the required Federal and Michigan Standards.

The Bidder agrees, if this bid is accepted, to accept a purchase order and to provide the product listed.

The owner reserves the right to accept or reject any or all bids and to waive any irregularities if it is to the advantage of the district.

Pursuant to the familial disclosure requirements provided in the Sturgis Public Schools (the “School District”) advertisement for the bus bids, hereby represent and warrant, except as provided below, that no familial relationships exist between the Bidder(s) or any employee of Sturgis Public Schools, or any member of the Board of Education for the School District or the Superintendent of the School District.

If you have any questions, please contact Doug Camburn @ 269-659-1590 or e-mail