Huron County Commissioners Agenda Page


Sealed bids may be submitted on or before the bid opening date of April 20, 2018 until 9:00 a.m. local time, at the Huron County Engineer's Office, 150 Jefferson Street, Norwalk, Ohio 44857, for the following Project: 2018 Town Line Road 111 Reconstruction Project. Bids shall be opened and publically read aloud at 9:01 a.m.

Bid Documents, including contract terms & conditions, must be obtained for a $50.00 (check only) non-refundable fee from the Huron County Engineer at 150 Jefferson Street Norwalk Ohio 44857, between the hours of 7:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m., Monday through Friday (holidays excluded). Bidder may elect to have these documents mailed to them for an additional fee of $15.00 for shipping.

Each bidder is required to furnish with its proposal a Bid Guaranty and Contract Bond in accordance with Section 153.54 of the Ohio Revised Code. Bid security furnished in Bond form, shall be issued by a Surety Company or Corporation licensed in the State of Ohio to provide said surety.

Each proposal must contain the full name of the party or parties submitting the proposal and all persons interested therein. Each bidder must submit evidence of its experiences on projects of similar size and complexity. The owner intends and requires that this project be completed no later than September 7, 2018

All contractors and subcontractors involved with the project will to the extent practicable use Ohio products, materials, services, and labor in the implementation of their project. Additionally, contractor compliance with the equal employment opportunity requirements of Ohio Administrative Code Chapter 123 is required.

Bidders must comply with the prevailing wage rates on Public Improvements in Huron County, Ohio as determined by the Ohio Department of Commerce, Bureau of Wage and Hour Administration, 614.644.2239.

All proposals must be submitted bound in their entirety, and on the forms furnished in the Contract documents. Bid documents must be obtained from the Huron County Engineer, no copies will be accepted.

The Board of Ripley Township Trustees reserves the right to waive any and all irregularities in the bids or bidding process and may reject any and all bids.

This advertisement may also be found on the Huron County Commissioners website at and can be accessed by clicking on Legal Notices.

Advertise: April 5, 2018





Tom Dunlap moved the adoption of the following resolution:

WHEREAS, House Bill 226 of the 124th General Assembly, effective January 26, 2002, authorizes a Board of County Commissioners to dispose of unneeded, obsolete or unfit personal property through the use of an Internet auction; and

WHEREAS, Section 307.12 (E) of the Ohio Revised Code, as amended by H.B. 226, requires a Board of County Commissioners to adopt a resolution expressing its intent to sell personal property by Internet auction; now therefore

BE IT RESOLVED, that the Board of Huron County Commissioners hereby expresses its intent to dispose of unneeded, obsolete or unfit personal property by Internet auction; and further

BE IT RESOLVED, that the personal property disposed of through Internet auction may include, as specified in ORC 307.12 (E), motor vehicles acquired for the use of county officers and departments, road machinery, equipment, tools or supplies, any of which is either unneeded, obsolete, or unfit for the use for which it was acquired; and further

BE IT RESOLVED, that the Internet auction will be conducted in the following manner under the following general terms and conditions: all items will be sold "as is" with Huron County making no guarantee as to the condition of said items; the purchaser will be responsible for the removal of said items from Huron County property; and, the purchaser will be required to make payment in full within five days following the close of the auction, before any property can be released; and further

BE IT RESOLVED, that the number of days of bidding on the property involved, as specified in ORC 307.12, will be at least fifteen days, including Saturdays, Sundays, and legal holidays; and further

BE IT RESOLVED, that the Huron County Board of Commissioners has contracted with GovDeals, Inc., 5913 Carmichael Place, Montgomery, Alabama, 36117, telephone number 800-613-0156, as its representative to conduct the Internet auction on the county's behalf; and further

BE IT RESOLVED, that a copy of this resolution will be posted continually in a conspicuous place in the office of the County Auditor, the offices of the Board of County Commissioners and on the Huron County Internet website; and further

BE IT RESOLVED, that the Huron County Board of Commissioners reserves the right, at a later date, to establish the minimum prices that may be accepted for any property that is the subject of the Internet auction, the terms and conditions of any particular sale that may occur, including, but not limited to, requirements for pick up and/or delivery of the property, method of payment, and payment of sales tax in accordance with applicable laws; and further

BE IT RESOLVED, that the information described in the paragraph above will be provided on the Internet at the time of the auction itself, or will be provided before that time, upon request, if the terms and conditions have been determined by the Board of County Commissioners or its representative; and further

BE IT RESOLVED, that a copy of this resolution be sent to the Huron County Auditor; and further

BE IT RESOLVED, that the foregoing resolution was adopted and all actions and deliberations of the Board of Commissioners of the County of Huron, Ohio relating thereto were conducted in meetings open to the public, in compliance with all applicable legal requirements, including Section 121.22 of the Ohio Revised Code.

Gary W. Bauer seconded the motion. The roll being called upon its adoption, the vote resulted as followed:

Aye - Gary W. Bauer
Aye - Tom Dunlap
Aye - Joe Hintz