Notice is hereby given that sealed bids will be received by the Board of Commissioners, Huron County, Ohio at the OFFICE OF THE HURON COMMISSIONERS, 180 Milan Ave, Suite 7, Norwalk, Ohio 44857 on Friday, April 21, 2017 at the time specified when bids will be opened publicly and read aloud at 9:00 a.m. for the Pre-stressed concrete bridge beams.
Bids must be made on Standard Proposal Form in the manner designated therein and must be enclosed in a sealed envelope, bearing the name and address of the bidder and the name of the item bid on the outside of the envelope.
Bids may be hand delivered, at the place specified above on or before the hour named. The County will not assume responsibility for bids forwarded by mail and no bid will be accepted after the hour specified. Consideration of the bid may be reserved for a period of time before award of contract is made. These efforts are funded, in part, with funding from Ohio Public Works Commission.
Bids will be subject to the Specifications, General Requirements and the General Terms and Conditions set forth by the County Engineer for bidding, which are on file at the Office of the Huron County Engineer, 150 Jefferson Street, Norwalk, Ohio. Plans and specifications may be obtained in person and exclusively at the Office of the County Engineer.
Each bidder is required to furnish with its proposal, a Bid Guarantee and Contact Bond in accordance with Section 153.571 and 153.57 of the Ohio Revised Codes. 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. The successful bidder shall give proof of carriage of insurance known as Public Liability and Property Damage Insurance in the minimum amounts as set forth, wherein the County shall be named as "additional insured ". The successful bidder shall be required to give proof of compliance with the Workmen's Compensations Act of the State of Ohio.
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 Bid. Additionally, contractor compliance with the equal employment opportunity requirements of Ohio Administrative Code Chapter 123, the Governor's Executive Order of 1972, and Governor's Executive Order 84-9 shall be required. Bidders must comply with the prevailing wage rates on public improvements in Huron County as determined by the Ohio Department of Industrial Relations.
Failure to complete the work within the time specified in the proposal may be cause for liquidated damages to be deducted by the County in accordance with the schedule listed in Section 108.07 of the State of Ohio Department of Highways specifications.
Each proposal must contain the full name of the bidders and all interested parties. Each bidder must submit evidence of its experience on similar successful bidding of similar size and complexity.
Before a contract is awarded, the Board may require that a financial statement and a statement of equipment owned by the contractor to be filed with them for the County's consideration and review.
Bidders are required to comply with all requirements of applicable laws of the State of Ohio. The Board reserves the right to reject any or all bids and to waive any irregularities or informalities in the bidding and to award the bid or bids on the basis of the lowest, best, or most responsive bid or bids as it deems to be in the best interest of the County.
This advertisement may also be found on the Commissioners website at
http://www.hccommissioners.com by clicking on Legal Notices.
By Order of: Board of Commissioners, Huron County, Ohio
Publish: Friday, March 24, 2017
NOTICE TO BIDDERS
Sealed bids may be submitted on or before the bid opening date of March 24, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. local time, at the Huron County Commissioner’s Office, 180 Milan Avenue Norwalk, Ohio 44857, for the following Project: 2017 Chip and Seal Program. Bids shall be opened & bid prices publicly read immediately thereafter.
Bid Documents, including contract terms & conditions, must be obtained for a $25.00 (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 $10.00 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.
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. Documents must be obtained from the Huron County Engineer, no copies will be accepted.
This advertisement may also be found on the Huron County Commissioners website at http://www.hccommissioners.com and can be accessed by clicking on Legal Notices.
Advertise: February 24, 2017
IN THE MATTER OF EXPRESSING THE BOARD'S INTENT TO CONDUCT AN INTERNET AUCTION FOR THE SALE OF UNNEEDED, OBSOLETE OR UNFIT COUNTY PERSONAL PROPERTY
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