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                                                                     ADVERTISEMENT for bids
                                                                    Solicitation NO. 2023-001

Sealed Bids will be received by the MCKEAN COUNTY REDEVELOPMENT authority, 415 West Main Street, Smethport, PA 16749, on or before Wednesday, February 8, 2023, at 2:00 p.m. prevailing time in the Administration Offices, at which time the bids will be publicly opened and read, for the following contract work project:

gilbert reservoir ada pedestrian access project

A non-mandatory pre-bid conference will be held on Wednesday, February 1, 2023, at 11:00 AM prevailing time, at the site (Gilbert Reservoir).

All bids shall conform to the Contract Documents prepared by EADS Group, Inc., 15392 Route 322, Clarion, PA 16214 and dated February 2023.  Contractors may obtain same from the Engineer Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:00 AM and 4:00 PM.  Electronic plans and specifications may be obtained by calling or visiting the Office. A deposit of fifty dollars which includes PA State Sales Tax ($50.00) is required for each set of bidding documents (one set per bidder) or $25.00 for electronic access.  Deposits are non-refundable.  To access the documents, the bidder must have a valid email address and will require an internet connection. All addenda, if applicable, will be issued electronically.  Checks are to be made payable to EADS Group, Inc.  All Contractors submitting a bid for this project must purchase the documents in order to be registered to receive addenda and notices.  Contact Heather Lechner at 814-764-5050 Ext. 200 to purchase documents.  Questions are to be submitted in writing to David Neill, P.E. at EADS Group or by email to 

Each bid shall be accompanied by a bid bond, cashier’s check, or certified check made payable to McKean County Redevelopment Authority in an amount equal to ten percent (10%) of the base bid.  No Bidder may withdraw a bid within sixty (60) days after the actual date of the opening thereof.  In the event the Contract cannot be awarded within the specified period, a time extension may be granted by mutual agreement between the Owner and the selected Bidders. 

The Authority reserves the right to reject any and all bids and/or portions thereof, or to waive any informalities in the bidding.