April 17 2017

Sealed bids, subject to the conditions contained herein, will be received by the Solid Waste Engineer until 11:30A.M. local time, on April 28, 2017, and then publicly opened and read, for furnishing:


Specifications and plans may be obtained from the Oneida-Herkimer Solid Waste Authority (OHSWA), 1600 Genesee Street, Utica, NY 13502 or by CLICKING HERE.

A mandatory site inspection is required to allow bidders the opportunity to review the specifications with OHSWA representatives prior to submitting bids for this project.

A deposit in the amount of 5% of the bid will be required. This deposit shall consist of a bid bond or a certified check payable to the Oneida-Herkimer Solid Waste Management Authority. Failure to submit bid bond or certified check will result in automatic disqualification of bid.

Bid must be submitted upon the proposal form(s) furnished, and must not be detached from the specification book.

Packages containing bids must be sealed, marked RLF LITTER FENCE Bid Ref. No. 17-02 and addressed to Oneida-Herkimer Solid Waste Management Authority, 1600 Genesee Street, Utica, NY 13502 Attn: Andrew Opperman.

The OHSWA reserves the right to revise or amend the specifications prior to the date set for the opening of the bids. Such revisions and amendments, if any, will be announced by addenda to this advertisement. The OHSWA reserves the right to reject all bids received.

In order to promote its established Affirmative Action Policy, OHSWA invites sealed bids from certified minority and women’s business enterprises (M/WBE). Firms that are not M/WBE’s responding to this Invitation to Bid are strongly encouraged to consider partnering or creating other similar joint venture arrangements with certified M/WBE’s. The directory of New York State Certified M/WBE’s can be viewed at OHSWA does not discriminate because of race, color, creed, national origin, age, sex, or handicap. All qualified bidders will be afforded equal opportunities without discrimination. If you have any questions regarding OHSWA’s M/WBE policy contact James Biamonte (315) 733-1224.

Any inquiries regarding details on specifications must be in writing to Andrew Opperman, Solid Waste Engineer, Oneida-Herkimer Solid Waste Authority, 1600 Genesee Street, Utica, New York 13502.

April 17, 2017                                                                                                 

James V. Biamonte

Contract Officer