Current Competitive Bid Projects

105 ILCS 5/10-20.21: The Illinois Public School Code states that all purchases, except perishable foods and beverages in excess of $25,000 (or lower as required by district board policy), must be competitively bid and awarded to the lowest responsible bidder. The $25,000 level refers to aggregate purchases on an annual basis.

Current Projects Accepting Bids

Sealed bids for the Temporary Air Conditioning Work, Peotone Jr. High School, Peotone, Illinois for Peotone Community Unit School District 207-U, in Peotone, Will County, Illinois will be received by the Board of Education, Peotone Community Unit School District 207-U at their District Offices located at 212 West Wilson Street, Peotone, Will County, Illinois, until 2:00 P.M. prevailing time on June 15, 2022.  Bids will be opened and read aloud at that time.

The work is to be performed in accordance with the proposed Contract Documents as prepared by Healy Bender Patton & Been Architects, 4040 Helene Avenue, Naperville, Illinois.  The proposed Contract Documents may be obtained by request to the Architect.

Upon receipt of a completed Registered Plan Holder Record form and a Bidding Documents License Agreement, prospective bidders will become registered plan holders. During the bidding period, the office of the Architect will send project addenda, clarifications, and other project information to registered plan holders via the email address(es) listed on the Registered Plan Holder Record on file at the Architect’s office.

These proposed Contract Documents may be studied at the office of the Architect. These documents may also be viewed online at Dodge Data & Analytics internet site at

Bids will be received on General Contract Work, including all trades.

Each bid must be accompanied by a Bid Guarantee in the form of a Bid Bond, Certified Check or Bank Draft in an amount equal to not less than ten percent (10%), of the bid and made payable to Board of Education, Crete-Monee Community Unit School District 201-U, 1500 Sangamon Street, Crete, Will County, Illinois 60417. No bid shall be withdrawn for a period of thirty (30) days after the bids opening date without the consent of the Owner.  Checks or drafts of unsuccessful bidders will be returned as soon as practical after opening and checking the bids.

Successful bidder must provide a Performance Bond and a Labor and Material Payment Bond in the full amount of the Contract, acceptable to the Owner. This Contract is subject to the Illinois Prevailing Wage Act (820 ILCS 130/1 et.seq.).

The Owner reserves the right to reject any or all bids and to waive any informalities in bidding.

Contact Chris Crawford, Director of Building and Grounds at (815) 274-6377 to make arrangements to visit the site.