Request for Proposals #2017-01
Town of Douglas
Board of Selectmen
Sale of Property
11 Gleason Court
Douglas, MA

Old Grammar School Building
11 Gleason Court , Douglas, MA

The Town of Douglas, acting through its Selectmen's Office, and pursuant to Chapter 30B of the Massachusetts General Laws, is requesting proposals for the sale and development of certain real property located at 11 Gleason Court in the Town of Douglas (Assessors Map 163 Parcel 110), and, as may be necessary, Assessors Map 163 Parcel 109, and a portion of 17 Gleason Court (Assessors Map 164 Parcel 13) which is more commonly referred to as the Old Douglas Grammar School and surrounding property, as may be appropriate. 

Sealed proposals will be received at the:

Selectmen's Office
Municipal Center
29 Depot Street
Douglas, MA  01516

until March 8, 2017 at Noon, at which time and place they will be publicly opened.

Copies of the Request for Proposals (RFPs) may be obtained at the Selectmen's Office, Municipal Center between the hours of 8:30 am to 1:00 pm and 1:30 pm to 4:00 pm, Monday through Thursday. They may also be downloaded by going to

All proposals require a deposit in the form of a certified check made payable to the "Town of Douglas" in the amount of 10% of the proposed purchase price, or $1,000, whichever is greater. All proposals must be submitted in a sealed envelope or package and submitted to the above address. All proposals must be complete and in compliance with the submission requirements outlined in the Request for Proposals (RFP) document. The sale of this property is subject to Town Meeting Approval.

Interested proposers are invited to a walk-through of the property on February 15, 2017 at 2:00 pm. Interested parties are advised that contents of the building which are evident at the time of viewing may not remain at the time of conveyance. In the event that a potential proposer is not able to attend this site visit or requires additional inspection of the site, arrangements may be made with the Town Administrator.

The Town of Douglas reserves the right to reject any and all proposals that do not meet the requirements set forth in the RFP or that are not in the best interests of the Town.

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