Capital Project Information

~Request for Proposals~
Construction Management/Owner Representative

    The Saranac Lake Central School District, located in Franklin County, New York, has a land area of approximately 603 square miles and a student enrollment of approximately 1200 in grades K – 12.  The District’s Board of Education recognized the need for facility and technology improvements and put an $18,750,000 proposition before the voters that consisted of projects designed to alleviate the issues that result from aging facilities. District voters overwhelming supported this project with a vote of 329 to 77 on January 10, 2017. 

    The District has retained Tetra Tech Architects and Engineers to provide architectural and engineering services for this project, and invites proposals to perform construction management services for this capital construction project anticipated to be completed in phases, with approximately $2 million in construction costs over Summer 2017, approximately $10 million in construction costs from Spring 2018 through Summer 2019, and the remaining construction to be performed in 2023 or 2024. 

    Inquiries concerning the request for proposals, including the subject of the request for proposal and requests for site visits, should be emailed to the Director of Facilities, Vernon James, at jamesver@slcs.org. Mr. James can also be reached by phone at (518) 897-1726.

    Deadline for submission of proposals is March 23, 2017 at 3 PM.  Any proposals received after this deadline will be returned unopened to the firm. All proposals and accompanying documentation become the property of the Saranac Lake Central School District.

    Each firm shall submit one (1) original proposal and one (1) copy in an envelope labeled “Proposal for Construction Management Services” to:

Cindy Moody, School Business Executive 
Saranac Lake Central School District 
79 Canaras Avenue 
Saranac Lake, NY 12983