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INVITATION TO BID
SEALED BIDS for the furnishing of the necessary materials and construction of the

                                          JACKSON STREET IMPROVEMENTS
                                                                ELMORE, OHIO

will be received by the Village of Elmore, Ohio at the Office of the Village Fiscal Officer at 344 Rice Street, Elmore, Ohio 43416 until

                                                        12:00 Noon (Local Time)
                                                    Thursday, September 3, 2015   

and at that time and place will be publicly opened and read aloud.

The scope of work consists of providing labor, equipment, and materials necessary for pavement planing and resurfacing of asphalt pavement along Jackson Street from SR 51/Rice Street to Mathews (Base Bid approximately 1,520') as well as asphalt pavement placement along Lincoln Street at the intersection of State Street (Alternate No. 1 Bid approximately 60' by 60'). The project will include asphalt pavement planing, proof rolling, full depth pavement reconstruction as directed by the Owner/Engineer, placement of asphalt intermediate course, and placement of asphalt surface course together with other necessary work and appurtenances related to the project.

The contract documents, including plans and specifications, are on file at the office of the Village of Elmore, Ohio and the Architect/Engineer -- Poggemeyer Design Group, Inc. (PDG).  The documents may be viewed and ordered online or obtained from Becker Impressions, 4646 Angola Road, Toledo, Ohio 43615, Telephone 419-385-5303, www.pdgplanroom.com for the cost of printing to be paid to the printing company at the time the documents are picked up.  Shipping and tax charges are the bidder’s responsibility and payable directly to Becker Impressions.

The Engineer for the Project is Poggemeyer Design Group, Inc., 1168 North Main Street, Bowling Green, Ohio  43402.

All bids must be signed and submitted on the blanks which are bound in this booklet.  Bids must state the unit prices in the blanks provided and be enclosed in a sealed envelope marked --- ELMORE JACKSON STREET IMPROVEMENTS  --- and addressed to the Village of Elmore, 344 Rice Street, P.O. Box 3, Elmore, Ohio 43416.

The bid guaranty may be of two forms:

1.        A Bid Guaranty and Contract Bond using the form in the Contract Documents.  (The amount of the bid does NOT have to appear on this form.)

2.    A certified check, cashier's check or letter of credit in favor of the Village of Elmore, Ohio, in the amount of 10% of the bid.  If the contract is awarded, a Contract Bond will be required, which is a 100% payment and performance bond.

After the award of the contract let by competitive bid and prior to the time the contract is entered into, bidders shall submit the affidavit required under the Ohio Revised Code, Section 5719.042 that the bidder was not charged with any delinquent personal property taxes in Ottawa County, Ohio.

The successful bidder will be required to pay not less than the minimum wage rates established by the Department of Industrial Relations of the State of Ohio.

The Village of Elmore, Ohio reserves the right to reject any and all bids and to waive any irregularity in any bid and to determine the lowest and best bidder.

No bidder may withdraw his bid for a period of 60 days after the scheduled closing time for the receipt of bids.

The opinion of the probable cost of construction is $102,410.

By Order Of
Matt Damschroder
Mayor



NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

The Woodville Township Zoning Board of Appeals will meet for public hearing Thursday, September 10, 2015 at 7:00 p.m. at the Woodville Township Fire Station, 321 East Main Street, Woodville, Ohio to hear a request for a variance to Zoning Resolution Section 4.1-9 which requires that a residential dwelling have a minimum floor area of not less than 1,200 square feet. Daniel Hernandez, 3166 CR 62, Woodville, Ohio has requested variance from the Township Zoning Resolution for a dwelling of 560 square foot.

Persons who desire to state objection or support for this proposed variance are encouraged to appear in person or by attorney at this meeting. Correspondence may be mailed to Woodville Township, P.O. Box 121, Woodville, Ohio 43469.

Information regarding this matter is on file in the Office of the Fiscal Officer and can be made available by calling Lori Kepus at 419-849-2492.

Woodville Township Zoning Board of Appeals

Emil Konesky, Chairperson

419-849-3228


Public Notice
The Civil Service Commission of the City of Oregon will conduct an examination in the cafeteria at Clay High School, 5665 Seaman Road, Oregon, Ohio, on Saturday, September 19, 2015, for Water and Wastewater Treatment Maintenance Operator II at 10:00 am.

Applications must be filed at the Civil Service Commission office, 5330 Seaman Road, Oregon, Ohio from Aug 24 –Sept 4, 2015 during regular business hours.  Application forms can be obtained at www.ci.oregon.oh.us or at the office.

Applicants must be 18 years of age.  For additional duties, responsibilities and qualifications as set forth in City ordinances, see official announcements posted in City offices or on the city’s website at www.ci.oregon.oh.us.

There are presently NO VACANCIES.  EOE M/F  

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
The Woodville Township Zoning Board of Appeals will meet for public hearing Thursday, September 10, 2015 at 7:00 p.m. at the Woodville Township Fire Station, 321 East Main Street, Woodville, Ohio to hear a request for a variance to Zoning Resolution Section 4.1-9 which requires that a residential dwelling have a minimum floor area of not less than 1,200 square feet. Daniel Hernandez, 3166 CR 62, Woodville, Ohio has requested variance from the Township Zoning Resolution for a dwelling of 560 square foot.

Persons who desire to state objection or support for this proposed variance are encouraged to appear in person or by attorney at this meeting. Correspondence may be mailed to Woodville Township, P.O. Box 121, Woodville, Ohio 43469.

Information regarding this matter is on file in the Office of the Fiscal Officer and can be made available by calling Lori Kepus at 419-849-2492.

Woodville Township Zoning Board of Appeals

Emil Konesky, Chairperson

419-849-3228


Public Notice
The Civil Service Commission of the City of Oregon will conduct an examination in the cafeteria at Clay High School, 5665 Seaman Road, Oregon, Ohio, on Saturday, September 19, 2015, for Water and Wastewater Treatment Maintenance Operator II at 10:00 am.

Applications must be filed at the Civil Service Commission office, 5330 Seaman Road, Oregon, Ohio from Aug 24 –Sept 4, 2015 during regular business hours.  Application forms can be obtained at www.ci.oregon.oh.us or at the office.

Applicants must be 18 years of age.  For additional duties, responsibilities and qualifications as set forth in City ordinances, see official announcements posted in City offices or on the city’s website at www.ci.oregon.oh.us.

There are presently NO VACANCIES.  EOE M/F  

NORTHWOOD BOARD OF ZONING APPEALS PUBLIC MEETING
The Northwood Board of Zoning Appeals regular meeting of Tuesday, August 11, 2015 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


NORTHWOOD PLANNING COMMISSION PUBLIC MEETING
The Northwood Planning Commission regular meeting of Monday, August, 10, 2015 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

 

PROPOSED TAX LEVY
GIBSONBURG EXEMPTED VILLAGE SCHOOL DISTRICT
Notice is hereby given in pursuance of a resolution passed by the Board of Education of the Gibsonburg Exempted Village School District on February 16, 2015, there be submitted to a vote of the electors in said School District, at the regular places of voting therein, on Tuesday, August 4, 2015 the question of a 2 mill tax for the purpose of general permanent improvements, for a continuing period of time, commencing in 2015, first due in calendar year 2016.

Dated: July 22, 2015

Barbara M. Tuckerman, Director Justin Smith, Chairman

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