Lehigh Community Services is requesting proposals be provided with the following criteria, no later than May 17, 2010, according to Rae Nicely, the agency''s executive director on behalf of the board.
What she and the board are looking for is a commercial building that is available for sale.
The building must be currently vacant for at least the last 90 days.
Minimum size of building must be 3,000 square feet, a larger building will be considered, she said.
Location of the building must be accessible to public transportation and it must be located within the Lehigh Acres Neighborhood Stabilization Program area.
You can forward property address and details including asking price to Lehigh Community Services at 9 Beth Stacey Blvd. Suite 206, Lehigh Acres, FL 33936. Information can also be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org or faxed to 239-368-4242.
Money to pay for the building comes from the Obama stimulus package which was given to Florida and in this case has been filtered down to Lee County.
Lehigh Community Services Inc. was organized in 1977 as a non-profit corporation. It was established for charitable purposes to promote American ideals, to foster the best interest of people in need and to assist in furthering the welfare and well-being of those residents residing in the community of Lehigh Acres.
"We are committed to promote and provide emergency services for residents of the community and to assist in furthering their welfare and well-being," Nicely said.