THE CITY OF FOREST IS ADVERTISING FOR SANITATION EQUIPMENT
Notice is hereby given that the City of Forest, Mississippi, will receive proposals/bids for one new GARBAGE TRUCK and one new KNUCKLE BOOM in the following manner:
Un-priced bid proposals will be accepted until 5:00 p.m. on Monday, May 3, 2021. Bid specifications and procedures may be obtained at no charge by contacting the office of the City Clerk, 601-469-2921, located at 120 South Davis Street, P.O. Box 298, Forest, Mississippi 39074 between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., or by downloading, for a fee, from Central Bidding at www.centralauctionhouse.com and may be submitted electronically at www.centralauctionhouse.com. For any questions relating to the electronic submittals and/or bidding process, please call Central Bidding at 225-810- 4814.
Proposals will be evaluated and vendors submitting acceptable un-priced bid proposals will be invited to participate in the Electronic Reverse Auction or sealed bids can be submitted until Monday, May 10, 2021 at 9:00 a.m.. Sealed bids will be opened and evaluated after the reverse auction is closed. Bidding will begin Monday, May 10, 2021 at 9:00 a.m. as follows unless extended by anti-bid sniping:
One new GARBAGE TRUCK will run from 9:00 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.
One new KNUCKLE BOOM will run from 10:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
Bids will be awarded to the lowest, best, most responsive and responsible bidder at the next scheduled board meeting.
Published by order of the Mayor and Board of Alderman Forest, Scott County, Mississippi, dated the 6th day of April, 2021. The City reserves the right to reject any and all bids.
/s/ FAYE JOHNSTON