***VILLAGE HALL HAS MOVED FROM 37 EAST FLINT STREET TO ITS TEMPORARY LOCATION AT 214 SOUTH BROADWAY, SUITE 120 (ORION POINTE PROFESSIONAL OFFICE BUILDING). IT IS EXPECTED THAT VILLAGE HALL WILL MOVE AGAIN TO ITS PERMANENT LOCATION AT 21 EAST CHURCH STREET IN JANUARY OR FEBRUARY 2015 ONCE RENOVATIONS TO THAT BUILDING ARE COMPLETED. THE MAILING ADDRESS FOR VILLAGE HALL IS NOW 21 EAST CHURCH STREET, LAKE ORION, MI 48362. WE APOLOGIZE FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE.
***The Village of Lake Orion Public Works Department has started the drawdown for Lake Orion. Lake drawdown will take approximately 2 weeks to complete. The village draws down the lake 12 inches each fall to accommodate winter ice to reduce the potential for seawall damage and to protect lake habitat. Every 5th year, the village draws down the lake 3 feet to permit seawall repairs.
Welcome to the Village of Lake Orion bidding and purchasing web page! The village primarily utilizes the Michigan Intergovernmental Trade Network (MITN) bid system for its purchasing needs when competitive bids, competitive quotes, or proposals are needed for the village to purchase goods or services. Vendors are required to register on the MITN bid system to submit bids, quotes, or proposals, and registration is free of charge.
MITN also provides a "value-added" optional automatic notification service for an annual fee that permits MITN to notify your company by E-mail automatically whenever a bid opportunity is available related to your company's products or services. This E-mail service covers bid opportunities for the Village of Lake Orion as well as all other public agencies which utilize MITN.
The village is required by charter to solicit competitive bids or proposals under policies established by the village council. Current policy requires that village administration:
From this web page, you can:
The village is also a member of the State of Michigan MiDEAL purchasing program and periodically waives local competitive bidding in favor of utilizing the state bids. Vendors are strongly encouraged to register with the MiDEAL program to ensure enhanced opportunities to do business with the village and other units of government.
CURRENT BID OPPORTUNITIES
FLAG POLE RELOCATION: Posted 10/10/2014 - Bids due 10/27/2014 at 4:00 PM
EVERGREEN CEMETERY PILLAR AND FENCE REPAIRS: Posted 10/10/2014 - Bids due 11/07/2014 at 4:00 PM