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Carlos Gonzales
01-28-2009, 10:26 PM
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LIBRARY DEPARTMENT. (CM 01-A). Invitation for Sealed Bids for Window Cleaning at the Central Library Building and at other Library Locations, During the Period July 1, 2008, Through June 30, 2009</B>


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1/19/09 - 2/10/09
Bids
The City of Boston, acting by the Board of Trustees in charge of the Library Department of the City of Boston, hereinafter referred to as the Awarding Authority, invites sealed bids for performance of the work generally described above, and particularly set forth in the Invitation for Bids which may be obtained at the Boston Public Library, Business Office, Room 305, 700 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts commencing at 12 o'clock noon (Boston time), on Tuesday, January 20, 2009. Invitation for Bids shall be available until the time of the bid opening.


The original bid and duplicate copy thereof (which may be a photocopy), shall be properly filled out, signed, and enclosed in an envelope, sealed, plainly marked with the name of the bidder and the notation BID followed by a brief description of the item bid upon.

Every sealed bid shall be submitted on forms obtained from the Business Office, Boston Public Library, Room 305, 700 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, and in accordance with, the Invitation for Bids.

All sealed bids shall be filed no later than Tuesday, February 10, 2009, at 12 o'clock noon (Boston time) at the office of the Official, Boston Public Library, Business Office, Room 305, 700 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts 02116.

The attention of all bidders is directed to the provisions of the Invitation for Bids and contract documents, specifically to the requirements for bid deposits and insurance and performance bonds as may be applicable.

A bid deposit in the form of a certified check on a responsible bank or trust company, payable to the City of Boston, in the sum of $100.00 shall be submitted with the copy of the bid filed with the Awarding Authority. Bid bonds will not be accepted.

A performance bond of a surety company authorized to do business in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, satisfactory to the Awarding Authority, and written in the full amount of the Contract will be required of the successful bidder. Sealed bids shall be publicly opened by the Awarding Authority on Tuesday, February 10, 2009, at 12 o'clock noon, at the Boston Public Library, Business Office, Room 305, 700 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts 02116.

The award of any contract shall be subject to the approval of the Mayor of the City of Boston and the Board of Trustees in charge of the Library Department of the City of Boston.

The maximum time for bid acceptance by the City after the opening of bids shall be ninety (90) days. The attention of all bidders is specifically directed to the equal opportunity section of the bid specification and contract and the obligations of the contractor to take affirmative action in connection with employment practices throughout the period of this contract.

The City and the Awarding Authority reserve the right to reject any or all bids, or any item or items thereof.
The attention of all bidders is directed towards the City of Boston Jobs & Living Wage Ordinance Requirements of this contract.
CITY OF BOSTON
THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES IN
CHARGE OF THE LIBRARY DEPARTMENT
OF THE CITY OF BOSTON


By
Edward D. Maheigan
Acting Chief Financial Officer
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