One New Class (A) NFPA Fire Truck/Southwest Marion Fire Protection District Attachment: Fire Dept.pdf 
Agency: Mississippi > Marion County Board of Supervisors
Reverse Auction: 83461360

Reverse Auction Information
The Southwest Marion Fire Protection District will receive un-priced bid proposals for one (1) new Class (A) NFPA fire truck, in the following manner, to wit:
Unpriced bid proposals will be accepted until10:00 A.M., on Monday, September 17, 2018, at the office of the Marion County Board of Supervisors, 215 Broad Street, Columbia, Mississippi 39429, or by electronic bid submission.  Submitted proposals will be evaluated and vendors submitting acceptable offers will be invited to submit priced bids.  Electronic bids and/or reserve auction bids can be submitted at  For any questions relating to the electronic bidding process, please call Central Bidding at (225) 810-4814.
The equipment offered shall be according to minimum specifications therefor in the office of the Marion County Board of Supervisors.  Specifications are also available through Central Bidding at  
Bidding will be held by electronic reverse auction on Wednesday, September 19, 2018, starting at 10:00 a.m. and ending at 11:00 a.m. at  Alternatively, written bids shall be sealed and clearly labeled on the outside of the bid envelope “Fire Truck” and delivered to the office of the Marion County Board of Supervisors at the above address.
The Southwest Marion Fire Protection District, reserves the right to utilize “anti-sniping” for reverse auctions.  Anti-sniping is a tool that automatically extends the bid time for a reverse auction by fifteen (15) minutes if a vendor places a bid in the final five (5) minutes of the reverse auction.  The anti-sniping effect will auto-extend the reverse auction bid time any time a bid is placed in the last five (5) minutes of the reverse auction and can auto-extend the reverse auction multiple times until the bidding on the reverse auction ends.
Bidders planning to use surrogate bidding will need to arrive thirty minutes before the bidding commences.
The Southwest Marion Fire Protection District, reserves the right to reject any and all bids and to waive any and all informalities.
This the 5th day of July, A. D., 2018.
                                                            /s/ Aaron Greer                                                           
                                    Marion County Fire Coordinator

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Creator Username: MCBSCB
Bid Solicitation Start Time/Date: 23-Aug-2018 08:00:00 AM
Bid Solicitation End Time/Date: 17-Sep-2018 10:00:00 AM
Reverse Auction Start Time/Date: 19-Sep-2018 10:00:00 AM
Reverse Auction End Time/Date: 19-Sep-2018 11:00:00 AM ( Expired )
History: 626 Views, 0 Messages
Status Realtime Event
Action: Sign-In to Bid

Starting Bid Amount: $297,500.00
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