Request for Bids

Icehouse & Fish Cleaning Building

Project Overview:

The Keweenaw Bay Indian Community (KBIC) is seeking bids for the construction of an icehouse & fish-cleaning building as per the attached specifications. This facility will be located on Light House Rd., Baraga, MI 49908 near Buck’s Marina.

Submission Deadline: Friday, October 20, 2023 at 4:30 pm

Instructions for Bidders:

Please submit bids by email to with the subject line “Icehouse & Fish Cleaning Building Bid.” Bids should be received by 4:30 p.m. on Friday, October 20, 2023, to be considered. All work must be completed during the 2024 fiscal year (October 1, 2023 – September 30, 2024). If you have any questions, please contact me at  (906) 201-7814 or by email at

Scope of Work:

The scope of work includes, but is not limited to, the following:

  • Foundation construction
  • Structural erection
  • Plumbing and electrical installation
  • Interior and exterior finishing
  • Equipment installation may be necessary

NOTE: some site prep work will be completed prior to the start of contracted work

Bid Requirements:

  1. Bidders must have relevant experience in similar construction projects
  2. Bidders must provide references for similar projects completed upon request
  3. Bidders must include a detailed breakdown of costs, including labor, materials, and subcontractor fees

For inquiries and bid submissions, please contact:

Michael P. Lahti

Administrative Specialist

Natural Resources Department

Keweenaw Bay Indian Community


Cell: (906) 201-7814

Office: (906) 524-5757 ext. 4245


Buck's Marina Icehouse Specifications