Bids | Request for Proposals


The City of Grove City, through the City Administrator, will receive sealed bids for the Brown Run Grading & Landscaping Improvements via Bid Express, until 11:00 a.m. local time on February 28, 2024 and at that time and place will be publicly opened and read aloud. Grove City will neither open nor accept bids received after that time. Subject to the right of Grove City to reject any or all bids, Grove City will award contracts to the bidder(s) submitting the lowest and best bid(s). The work for which Grove City is inviting bids consists of the following:

  • Base Bid (Brown Run Grading & Landscaping Improvements-Inside Right-of-Way)
  • Additional Bid 1 (Brown Run Grading & Landscaping Improvements-Outside Right-of-Way)
  • Additional Bid 2 (Demorest Road-Headwall Stone Treatment)

Find the complete bid on the Bid Express website.

The City of Grove City, Ohio, reserves the right to reject any and all bids, to waive technical defects as the interest of the City may require; and, to conduct such investigation as necessary to determine the lowest and best bidder for the Contract.

By Order of the Council of the City of Grove City, Ohio
Charles W. Boso, Jr., City Administrator

Posted: Tuesday, Feb. 13

Request for Proposals


The City of Grove City Parks and Recreation Department is seeking proposals to operate concessions at the following City facilities:

(1) Windsor Park, 4333 Dudley Ave., Grove City, Ohio

  • Facility: 387 square feet of floor space, attached 85 square feet of storage space and 50 square feet of prep counter area, 15 foot serving counter, and window area. A commercial 3-basin sink and a separate hand washing station, interior air conditioner, and exhaust fan.
  • Operational availability: mid-April to mid-October with “fringe” season availability dependent on weather
  • Hours of operation: 18:00 to 22:00 during Grove City League scheduled play.
  • Operation is required during Grove City League play and any scheduled tournaments. Concessionaires can negotiate directly with field renters during non-tournament play for additional hours of operation.

(2) The Big Splash at Evans Park, 2831 Southwest Blvd., Grove City, Ohio

  • Facility: 464 square feet of floor space with 98.6 sq. ft. cabinet space and 60 sq. ft. of counter area. A 3-basin sink, and mop sink are also provided, along with a ceiling fan, interior air conditioning unit, water heater, and ice maker.
  • Operational availability: Memorial Day through Labor Day.
  • Permitted hours of operation: 11:00 to 20:00 while South-Western Schools are in session, 16:00 to 19:00. (Weather permitting).
  • Required hours of operations: 12:00 to 18:00 May 25, 26, 27; May 31–August 20; August 24, 25, 31, September 1 and 2, 2024.

View or print the 2024 Concession Operations Request for Proposal (PDF).

Proposals should be sealed and submitted three (3) copies by March 1, 2024 by 5:00 p.m. to Kelly Sutherland, Parks and Recreation Department Superintendent, 3226 Kingston Ave, Grove City, Ohio 43123.

Nothing in this document should be interpreted to confer any exclusive rights including, but not limited, the exclusive right to provide food service. Additionally, the City of Grove City makes no representations and/or warranties regarding anticipated sales or sales opportunities.


Any matter concerning this RFP document that requires explanation or interpretation must be inquired upon and in writing by February 23, 2024. Do not call the city with questions.

Any questions must be directed to:
Kelly Sutherland, Superintendent
Parks and Recreation Department
City of Grove City, 3226 Kingston Ave., Grove City, Ohio 43123

Answers to questions will be in the form of a written addenda and will be publicly posted.

General Conditions of Contracts for Construction

For additional construction information, download the Grove City Service Department General Conditions of Contracts for Construction (PDF).

Grove City Bid Express

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Bid Openings

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