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INVITATION TO BIDDERS

Sealed proposals will be received at the City of Northwood until 12:00 Noon Local Time, July 13, 2016, at which time they will be opened and read immediately thereafter for the:

City of Northwood
Police Department roofing replacement

PROJECT DESCRIPTION: The proposed work consists of furnishing and installing a 50 mill single-ply membrane roofing system covering approximately 6200 sq. feet of a portion of the flat roof at the City of Northwood Municipal Building.


A Roofing Specification sheet may be obtained and inspection arrangements may be made with the OWNER: City of Northwood, 6000 Wales Road, Northwood, OH 43619; phone 419-693-9327 or mobile 419-779-1925; E-mail - streets@ci.northwood.oh.us: Project Contact: Craig Meier, Public Works Director.

A bid guarantee instrument must be submitted with the bid. The bid guarantee instrument shall be in the form of a Bid Guarantee and Contract Bond for the FULL AMOUNT of the bid or a certified check, cashier’s check, or irrevocable letter of credit for an amount equal to ten percent (10%) of the bid in accordance with Section 153.54 of the Ohio Revised Code. The bid guarantee shall be made payable to the City of Northwood, Ohio, and is to be held as a guarantee that in the event the bid is accepted and a contract is awarded to the BIDDER, the contract will be duly executed and its performance properly secured. 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. No bidder may withdraw his bid for a period of sixty (60) days after the scheduled closing time for the receipt of bids.

The City of Northwood reserves the right to reject any or all bids, to waive any informalities or irregularities in the bids received, and to accept any bid that it deems most favorable.

BY ORDER OF

City of Northwood
Robert Anderson, City Administrator

Public Notice
Luther Home of Mercy which is a private nonprofit corporation intends to submit a Proposal for a capital grant under the provision of 49 USC Section 5310 of the Federal Transit Act to provide transportation service for the elderly and disabled within Ottawa County and the neighboring counties of Wood, Lucas and Sandusky. The grant proposal will request 1 light transit vehicle and Capitalized/Preventative maintenance for active vehicles that were purchased through the Specialized Transportation Program. It is projected that 24 persons with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities and their support staff will use the service 5 days per week for various activities including transportation to their place of employment, day programming, community events, medical appointments and recreation activities. Luther Home of Mercy invites comments and proposals from all interested public, private, and paratransit operators including taxi operators, for the provision of transportation service to the elderly and disabled within our service area. Operators who are interested in offering proposals to provide service should contact Megan O’Brien, Mission Advancement Coordinator, at Luther Home of Mercy PO Box 187 Williston, OH 43468 to obtain full details of the type of transportation service that is needed prior to preparing a proposal. Comments or proposals must be submitted within 30 days to the agency at the above address with a copy to the Ohio Department of Transportation, Office of Transit, 1980 West Broad Street, Mail Stop 3110, Columbus, Ohio 43223; Attention: Administrator.


PUBLIC NOTICE
In compliance with Ohio Revised Code, Section 117.38, the 2015 Annual Financial Report for the City of Northwood has been filed with the Auditor of State. A copy of the report is available for public inspection between the hours of 8:00 and 4:30 at the office of the Finance Director, 6000 Wales Rd, Northwood, Ohio 43619.

Kenneth A. Yant
Finance Director

NORTHWOOD BOARD OF ZONING APPEALS PUBLIC MEETING
The Northwood Board of Zoning Appeals will hold a regular meeting on Tuesday, June 14, 2016 at 7:00 p.m. in the Council Chambers of the Northwood Municipal Building. All Board of Zoning Appeals meetings are open to the public and are held on the second Tuesday of each month unless it is necessary to reschedule. The following appeals cases will be reviewed:

Case No. 0628: Dana Cedoz, 917 Hanson St., Northwood, Ohio is requesting a variance of 2’ to allow a 6’ fence in the rear yard adjacent to the neighbors side yard (on the North side of the property) and a variance of 2’ to allow a 6’ fence in the side yard (on the South side of the property) N.C.O. Section 1250.06(b)(3) & 1250.06(b)(2)

Case No. 0629: John Romstadt, 2412 Maryland Pl., Northwood, Ohio is requesting a variance of 5’ to allow a garage to be 20’ tall. N.C.O. Section 1262.09(a)

Attest:

Kimberly Vaculik
Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Coordinator
City of Northwood



NORTHWOOD PLANNING COMMISSION PUBLIC MEETING
The Northwood Planning Commission regular meeting of Monday, June 13, 2016 in the Northwood Municipal Building Council Chambers has been cancelled. There are no agenda items for review at this time.

Attest:

Kimberly Vaculik
Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Coordinator
City of Northwood

 

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