RFP for Redevelopment of the old Wright County Government Center Site
The Wright County Economic Development Authority (EDA) is requesting proposals for the purchase and redevelopment of the Wright County Government Center site and surrounding properties in Buffalo, Minnesota. Located in downtown Buffalo across from Buffalo Lake, this 7.26-acre site provides a unique development opportunity to increase the vibrancy of downtown. RFP for Redevelopment of the old Wright County Government Center Site.
Wright County provides fiscally responsible, quality services through innovation, leadership, and compassion.
Role of Administration
The Administration Department:
- Implements policies and decisions as directed by the County Board of Commissioners;
- Administrates the County budget; and
- Performs Human Resources, Risk Management, Facilities Services, Safety, Law Library, and Building Care and Maintenance functions of County Government.
Current County Projects
Dental Clinic Project
In 2022, Wright County was awarded a $1.4M grant financed through state bonding to build out shelled space in the new Wright County Government Center for a non-profit dental clinic.
New Government Center Location
The County is moving toward all county services being located on one campus, off of Braddock Avenue. The Justice Center was completed in 2020. Currently the new Government Center is under construction with occupancy tentatively set for March 2022.
Wright County Satellite Expansion
Sealed bids will be received by the Wright County Highway Department, located at 3600 Braddock Ave NE, Buffalo, MN until 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday May 31st, 2022, at which time they will be publicly opened and read aloud for the furnishing of all labor and materials for the following project:
PERSONNEL BOARD OF APPEALS OPENING
Wright County is accepting letters of interest and resumes for one opening on the County Personnel Board of Appeals. The Personnel Board of Appeals makes findings in relation to the filing of appeals by an applicant, employee, or appointing authority regarding alleged arbitrary or capricious action, discrimination, or misinterpretation or evasion of personnel rules by Wright County. Experience in human relations, personnel, and/or labor relations desired.
The Board will meet on an as-needed basis and requires County residency to be eligible for appointment. The current vacancy is for a three-year term.
The Personnel Board of Appeals is paid on a per diem basis for required meetings plus mileage expenses. Letters of intent and resumes are to be sent to Schawn Johnson, Human Resource Director, Wright County Government Center, 3650 Braddock Avenue NE, Suite 3200, Buffalo, MN 55113 by June 17, 2022.
Please contact Human Resources Director Schawn Johnson at firstname.lastname@example.org or 763-684-8450 if you have any questions regarding this opportunity. EOE/AA.