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Notice of Advertisement of Bids.

1. Ferne Boulevard Streetscape Improvements
2. CDBG Project #44-18-10 Cardington Recreation Area and 2nd Ward Playground Sidewalk and Curb Remediation

Public notice is given that sealed bids/proposals will be received online via the PennBid Program by the Township of Upper Darby by September 29, 2020 until 4:00 PM prevailing time.

Bidders are required to submit a surety in the form of a bond or equivalent meeting 10% of the overall bid price in compliance with the contract documents. Bid bonds will be returned to the non-awarded bidders upon the execution of the contract. The successful Bidder shall also be required to provide a Performance Bond in an amount of one hundred percent of the Contract amount within ten (10) calendar days of receipt of written notice of acceptance of the Bid.

There is no physical public bid opening for this project, bids will be revealed via the PennBid website.

A uniform fee of 0.333% of the bid amount, up to $5,000, is applied only to bidders who are awarded contracts. No fees apply to bidders who submit without being awarded the contract.

All interested parties must submit questions via the web based system, by the posted deadline for questions. Bidders are not permitted to contact the Township Engineer or staff directly.

There will be a Non-Mandatory Pre-Bid Conference for the Ferne Boulevard Streetscape Improvements on Friday, September 18, 2020 at 10:00 AM. The meeting shall be held on-site at the Ferne Boulevard and Drexel Avenue. Any questions or clarifications regarding attendance of this meeting can be submitted via the web based system. Contractors shall abide by all applicable Covid-19 Guidelines in place at the time of the meeting.

There will be a Non-Mandatory Pre-Bid Conference for the Cardington Recreation Area and 2 nd Ward Playground Sidewalk and Curb Remediation on Friday, September 18, 2020 at 12:00 PM. The meeting shall be held on-site at the Cardington Recreation Area at the Intersection of Chatham Road and Sansom Street. Any questions or clarifications regarding attendance of this meeting can be submitted via the web-based system. Contractors shall abide by all applicable Covid-19 Guidelines in place at the time of the meeting.

Bidders are required to submit a surety in the form of a bond or equivalent meeting 10% of the overall bid price in compliance with the contract documents. Bid bonds will be returned to the non-awarded bidders upon execution of the contract.

Project 2 above is funded by Federal money and is therefore governed by the Davis Bacon Act, Human Relations Commission Regulations and Federal Equal Employment Requirements. The Contract Documents contain all pertinent regulations. The Township reserves the right to reject any or all bids or to accept any portion of any bid, and to award Contracts as is deemed best for the Township.

Barbarann Keffer, Mayor
Upper Darby Township

Advertised in the Delaware County Daily Times: Friday, September 4 & Tuesday, September 8, 2020