Bidders: Clicking on the Bid Description will allow you to download the bid package and specifications (if available) or "Request for Bid Package" form in pdf format. 

Contact Jessica Desrochers at (401) 767-9269 with any questions or for copies of bid specifications.

Invitation to Bid for:

Bid Number
Date Due

RFQ-Lead hazard Reduction Program - Lead Certified Contractors

**See bid specs for date deadlines

Planning Dept.Thursday, December 2, 2021 @ 1:45 PM
6047Leasing Two (2) 2022 Harley Davidson Electra Glide Police MotorcyclesPolice Dept.Tuesday, November 23, 2021 @ 2:00 PM

Demolition of Building - 162 Main Street

**Pre-bid conference - Thursday, December 2nd @ 9:30 AM outside of building

Planning Dept.Thursday, December 16, 2021 @ 2PM
6049Senior Center Door Replacement - rebidPlanning Dept.Thursday, December 2, 2021 @ 2PM
6050Surplus Sale - VehiclesWater Dept.Wednesday, December 8, 2021 @ 10:00 AM

Purchase of Gravel & Sand - Cass Park

To obtain bid documenets, ask questions, or schedule a site visit, please contact Jon Pratt @ 401-767-9220  or email

Public Works Dept.Tuesday, December 21, 2021 @ 2PM
6052Woonsocket Fire Department Air Monitoring MetersFire DepartmentFriday, December 3, 2021 @ 2PM

Specifications are also available at:
Office of Purchasing
City Hall
169 Main Street
Woonsocket, RI  02895


  • Sealed bids will be received by the City of Woonsocket in the Office of Purchasing (As Specified), 169 Main Street, Woonsocket, RI until "Date Due" and then will be publicly opened and read aloud by the city's designated agent at the location of opening.
  • Additional specifications/information pertaining to bids can be obtained by the contacting the appropriate department.
  • Individuals requesting interpreter services for the hearing impaired should call the Finance Director at (401) 762-6400 at least seventy-two (72) hours in advance of the bid opening.
  • The City of Woonsocket reserves the right to reject any or all bids, or parts thereof, to waive any irregularity in the bids received and to accept the bids or parts thereof deemed to be the most favorable to the Best Interest Of The City.

Equal Employment Opportunity. Section 3 and Women or Minority Owned Business (MBE/WBE) encouraged to bid.

Section 3 of the Housing and Urban Development Act of 1968, as amended, requires that economic opportunities generated by certain U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development financial assistance for housing and community development programs be directed to low- and very low-income persons, particularly those who are recipients of government assistance for housing, and business concerns which provide economic opportunities to low- and very low income persons. If you are a Woonsocket resident and want to be considered for employment by a Section 3 contractor, activity, or project (should an opportunity arise), please complete the Section 3 Certification and submit as directed on the form. Click here for the Section 3 Resident Certifiction Form.

Section 3 also provides opportunities for business owners who meet the definition of a Section 3 business concern to receive preference in bidding on HUD-funded contracts. Click here for the Section 3 Business Application.

Click here for Section 3 FAQs.

Understanding Section 3 - Economic Opportunities for Low‐Income People (24 CFR 135).