Bid Notices
Theresa Bowe
808 Hwy 77A South
PO Box 738
Yoakum, TX 77995
Phone #:  (361) 293-6321
Fax #:  (361) 293-3318
CITY OF YOAKUM
USED/SURPLUS EQUIPMENT BID NOTICE

The City of Yoakum utilizes a web-based system for surplus equipment in an effort to streamline the
bidding process. Bids may be submitted online by visiting
www.govdeals.com/cityofyoakum.

Surplus equipment may be placed on the site periodically, and may be viewed and bid on by the public
at any time on an auction-basis.  Surplus items not placed on the GovDeals.com website will be
published in the newspaper and notices sent via U.S. Postal service to those bidders on the City’s
bidders list as outlined by State statutes.

We encourage you to visit the website often to view any newly listed items up for bid.  All items shall be
sold “as is”.  Sales tax will be added to the bid amount at the time of payment on all items other than
vehicles.  

The City of Yoakum reserves the right to reject any or all bids and to waive any irregularities.  
Successful bidders are expected to honor the submitted bid amount.
ENGINEERING/ARCHITECTURE/SURVEYING SERVICES
PUBLIC NOTICE

Request For Qualifications

The City of Yoakum plans to apply for the upcoming 2021-2022 Downtown Revitalization Program from
the Texas Community Development Block Grant (TxCDBG) Program of the Texas Department of
Agriculture (TDA).  Accordingly, the City is seeking to contract with a qualified
Engineering/Architectural/Surveying Firm (individual/firm) to prepare all preliminary and final design
plans and specifications, and to conduct all necessary interim and final inspections. These services are
being solicited to assist the City in its application preparation and project implementation of a TxCDBG
contract, if awarded, to support the Downtown Revitalization Program Sidewalk Improvements in the
City of Yoakum.  Please submit your proposal of services and a statement of qualifications for the
proposed services to the address below:

City of Yoakum
Attention: Kevin Coleman, City Manager
808 Hwy 77A South/PO Box 738
Yoakum, TX 77995

Proposals shall be received by the City no later than 3:00 PM on March 22, 2021 which must be at
least ten (10) days after this publication and contact dates of the RFP. The City reserves the right to
negotiate with any and all individuals or firms that submit proposals, as per the Texas Professional
Services Procurement Act and the Uniform Grant and Contract Management Standards.  Section 3
Residents and Business Concerns, Minority Business Enterprises, Small Business Enterprises and
Women Business Enterprises are encouraged to submit proposals.  The City of Yoakum is an
Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.

THERESA A. BOWE
CITY CLERK

Fund Downtown Revitalization/Main Street Programs through the Texas Department of Agriculture’s
Texas Community Development Block Grant (TxCDBG) Program for a sidewalk renovation project.  
Accordingly, the City is seeking to contract with a qualified Consulting Firm to assist Yoakum in the
overall management. These services are being solicited to assist Yoakum in its application preparation
and project implementation of a TxCDBG contract, if awarded, to support Yoakum Sidewalk
Improvements.        

Please submit your proposal of services and a statement of qualifications for the proposed services to
the address below:
City of Yoakum
Attention. Kevin Coleman, City Manager
808 Hwy 77A South/PO Box 738
Yoakum, TX 77995
Proposals shall be received by the City no later than 3:00 PM, Thursday, March 22, 2021 which is at
least ten (10) days after this publication and contact dates of the RFP. The City reserves the right to
negotiate with any and all individuals or firms that submit proposals, as per the Texas Professional
Services Procurement Act and the Uniform Grant and Contract Management Standards.  Section 3
Residents and Business Concerns, Minority Business Enterprises, Small Business Enterprises and
Women Business Enterprises are encouraged to submit proposals.  The City of Yoakum is an
Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.

THERESA A. BOWE
CITY CLERK