General Contractors Wanted for Lehigh County and Norristown Housing Rehabilitation Programs

The County of Lehigh and Municipality of Norristown are actively seeking qualified general contractors to work with their respective Housing Rehabilitation Programs. These programs assist low and moderate income homeowners with existing interior and exterior health hazards, safety hazards and code violations.  Individual contracts generally range between $12,000 and $40,000 depending on the program and the repairs required.  Major system replacement or repairs may include: Roof, Electric, Heating, Plumbing, Sanitary Plumbing, Structural, Lead Paint Remediation, Weatherization (windows, doors, insulation).

To get the free contractor bid notices, you must first complete a contractor application.

To complete an application online, click on one of the following options:

To download a printable paper application, click here.  

If you have difficulty downloading the application, contact CGP&H at 609-664-2783 or contractorswanted@cgph.net

 Benefits to Contractors

  •  Program-guaranteed payment for compliant work
  • Save time & advertising dollars

-fully funded projects are ready for bid

-bids are sent directly to you at no cost

-detailed list of work items provided to you

  • Expand your client base
  • Choose communities you want to work in

Contractors can enjoy straightforward and accurate work specifications, detailed work plans, realistic timelines, and secured payment for services. Our full-service housing rehabilitation program relieves much of the stress typically associated with home rehabilitation projects and allows contractors to do what they do best – home improvements – while the paperwork, negotiation and funding is left to us.

CGP&H has a proven track record of success with municipalities, contractors and homeowners. We take immense pride in our ability to bring everyone together to achieve a great result. CGP&H are steadfast in our commitment to provide safe, compliant and sound homes to those in need.

Partner with an industry leader in home rehabilitation projects today and not only will you have the opportunity for construction projects with secure payment, you’ll be making a significant difference for families and an entire community.

Opportunities are available in the Municipality of Norristown and the following Lehigh County municipalities:

Alburtis Hanover Macungie Upper Milford
Catasauqua Heidelberg North Whitehall Upper Saucon
Coopersburg Lower Macungie Salisbury Washington
Coplay Lowhill Slatington Weisenberg
Emmaus Lower Milford South Whitehall Whitehall
Fountain Hill Lynn Upper Macungie

 Contractor Selection

Contractors must bid on each line item in a job. Bids are awarded based on qualifications of bidder, contractor’s capacity, homeowner selection and price.

Minority, women-owned and Section 3 contractors are encouraged to participate.

To obtain the required Pennsylvania State Contractor Registration Click Here or call 800-441-2555

The EPA’s Renovation, Repair and Painting (RRP) Rule applies and is enforced for housing built prior to 1978 regarding lead based paint hazards. For more information, for required contractor certification and for updates, please click here.