TCAPS Vacant/Obsolete Property

Overview

On Monday, June 12, 2017, the Traverse City Area Public Schools Board of Education authorized the school district to issue requests for proposals (RFPs) for four vacant/obsolete properties. 

Bid responses should include the offered purchase price and a detailed explanation of the proposed use of the property. Prospective purchasers will have an opportunity to visit and walk the properties during the week of July 24, 2017 (see below for a detailed schedule). Responses are due by August 7, 2017, at 12:00 p.m. Bids should be sealed and submitted to 412 Webster St. (attention: Christine Thomas-Hill, Associate Superintendent of Finance and Operations).

The Board of Education reserves the right to reject any or all bids, to negotiate with any or all bidders, and to accept the bids which the Board of Education, at its sole discretion, determines best serve the interests of the district. 

Timeline/Process

  • July 10 – August 7, 2017:  RFPs Posted/Advertised
  • Week of July 24, 2017:  Availability for Prospective Bidders to Walk Properties
    • July 25, 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM:  Four Mile Road/Potter Road
    • July 26, 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM:  Church Road
    • July 26, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM:  11180 Cedar Run Road
  • August 7, 2017:  Bids Due 12:00 p.m. (412 Webster St., attn.: Christine Thomas-Hill)

Property Information

Title and/or deed restrictions will be considered in conjunction with any proposals submitted.

Thirteenth Street

(Between Wadsworth Street and Pine Street, across from Thirlby Field)

Property Statistics (January 2009, current title search pending)

  • Property Type:  Vacant Land
  • Appx. Yr. Built:  N/A
  • Total SQFT:  N/A
  • Property Size:  1.78 Acres
  • Township:  City of Traverse City
  • Zoning:  R1-B Single Family Residential
  • Density:  8 Dwelling Units/Acre

Parcel

51-830-030-00

Google Earth Photo of 13th-Street Parcel 51-830-030-00

Potter Road / Four Mile Road

Property Statistics (January 2009, current title search pending)

  • Property Type:  Vacant Land
  • Appx. Yr. Built:  N/A
  • Total SQFT:  N/A
  • Property Size:  79.8 Acres
  • Township:  East Bay
  • Zoning:  Agricultural
  • Density:  1 Dwelling Unit/Acre

Parcel

03-105-013-00

Google Earth Photo of Potter-4-Mile Parcel 03-105-013-00

11180 Cedar Run Road

(Formerly Bay Area Adventure School)

Property Statistics (January 2009, current title search pending)

  • Property Type:  Vacant Land
  • Appx. Yr. Built:  N/A
  • Total SQFT:  N/A
  • Property Size:  80.0 Acres
  • Township:  Long Lake
  • Zoning:  CR – Conservation Recreation 
  • Density:  1 Dwelling Unit/5 Acre

Parcel

08-006-024-00

Google Earth Photo of Bay Area Adventure School Parcel 08-006-024-00

Church Road

Property Statistics (January 2009, current title search pending)

  • Property Type:  Vacant Land
  • Appx. Yr. Built:  N/A
  • Total SQFT:  N/A
  • Property Size:  40.0 Acres
  • Township:  Long Lake
  • Zoning:  R1 Low Density Residential
  • Density:  1 Dwelling Unit/Acre

Parcel

08-009-007-00

Google Earth Photo of Church-Road-Parcel--08-009-007-00