METRO REQUEST FOR BIDS 3000 Building Envelope Repairs and Cleaning Metro requests bids for all labor, materials, tools, equipment, and services necessary to repair and clean the building envelope of the Metro Regional Center and Annex Building described in RFB. Sealed bids are due no later than 2:00 pm July 16, 2015 in Metro’s business offices at 600 NE Grand Avenue, Portland, OR 97232-2736, Attention: Julie Hoffman, Procurement Analyst, RFB 3000. A voluntary Pre-Bid Conference is scheduled for all potential prime and sub-contractors on July 1, 2015 at 2:00 pm in the main lobby of the Metro Regional Center, located at 600 NE Grand Ave, Portland, OR 97232. Interested sub-contractors are also invited. Bidding documents can be viewed and downloaded from the Oregon Procurement Information Network (ORPIN), at http://orpin.oregon.gov/open.dll/. Metro may accept or reject any or all bids, in whole or in part, or waive irregularities not affecting substantial rights if such action is deemed in the public interest. Metro extends equal opportunity to all persons and specifically encourages minority, women-owned and emerging small businesses to access and participate in this and all Metro projects, programs and services. Metro and its contractors will not discriminate against any person(s), employee or applicant for employment based on race, creed, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, religion, physical handicap, political affiliation or marital status. Metro fully complies with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and related statutes and regulations in all programs and activities. For more information, or to obtain a Title VI Complaint Form, see www.oregonmetro.gov.