Request for Proposals:

Historic Restoration Study – Russell Town Hall


Russell Township Board of Trustees is seeking proposals to perform a historic restoration study. Scope of the study is to include the following: document the past, present and potential future uses of the Russell Town Hall; identify historical components that should be preserved; identify non-historical components that do not need to be preserved, and/or should be removed; identify options for additions or modernizations in harmony with the historical nature of the building; assess the feasibility of relocating the structure, and identify components that may pose an environmental hazard; note community input received as result of Board of Trustee outreach; identify grants or other funding available for historic restoration work; present options to the Board of Trustees; and prepare general cost estimates and associated contingencies for each of the options.  Proposals should include references for similar work and must indicate the total cost for the Study and a proposed timeline to complete the scope of work.  Written proposals should be marked “Proposal for Town Hall Study” and will be accepted at the Russell Township Administration Building at 8501 Kinsman Road, Novelty, OH 44072 or via email to, through 12:00pm May 9, 2024.  Questions may be directed to Karen Walder, Fiscal Officer at 440.338-8155.