Invitation for Bids
Solid Waste and Recyclable Materials Collection
March 25, 2019
The Town of Northborough, Massachusetts invites qualified vendors to submit sealed bids to provide for the curbside collection and transportation of solid waste and the collection, transportation and marketing of recyclable solid waste material in the Town of Northborough. Bid Alternate 1 will remove the marketing of recyclable materials from the contract. Invitation for Bid documents are available in the Public Works Department, Town Hall, 63 Main Street or by email request to email@example.com. Town Offices are open Mon, Wed, Thu 8AM-4PM; Tue 8AM-7PM; and Fri 7AM-12PM. A pre-bid conference will be held at the Town Offices, 63 Main Street, at 10:00 AM on April 9, 2019. Sealed bids shall be received at the Public Works Office by 2:00 PM on Thursday, April 18, 2019, at which time
they will be opened publicly and read aloud. The Town reserves the right to reject any and all bids.
A bid security in an amount equal to five (5) percent of the bid amount in the form of cash, bid bond, certified check, a treasurer’s or cashier’s check issued by a responsible banking institution payable to the Town of Northborough.
The successful bidder will be required to furnish a one-hundred (100) percent Performance Bond.
Minimum Wage Rates as determined by the Commissioner of Department of Labor and Industries under the provision of the Massachusetts General Laws, Chapter 149, Sections 26 to 27F, as amended, apply to this project.
The Contractor will begin work on Monday July 1, 2019.
Northborough is an affirmative action/equal opportunity purchaser. The Town reserves the right to accept or reject, in whole or in part, any or all bids, and to waive any informalities in the bidding procedure, or to accept the bid deemed to be in the best interest of the Town.
TOWN OF NORTHBOROUGH
John W. Coderre