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Letters Testamentary on the Estate
of Margaret M. Weikel, date of death
November 18, 2015, late of West
Hanover Township, Dauphin County,
Pennsylvania having been granted to
the undersigned, all persons indebted
to said Estate are requested to make
immediate payment and those having
claims will present them for settlement
Donald L. Weikel, Executor
c/o Pannebaker & Mohr, P.C.
4000 Vine Street, Suite 101
Middletown, PA 17057
Kendra A. Mohr, Esq.
Pannebaker & Mohr, P.C.
4000 Vine Street, Suite 101
Middletown, PA 17057
ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS
Sealed bids for the Lynch Run Restoration Project will be received by at the
office of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service by C.O.B. on Tuesday, May 17, 2016.
Bid documents can be obtained from the Dauphin County Conservation District,
1451 Peters Mountain Rd, Dauphin, PA 17007. Phone 717-921-8100 or from
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, 110 Radnor Road, Suite 101, State College,
PA 16801. Phone: 814-876-0055 from April 25th to May 13th 2016. Proposals
in accordance with the Drawings and Specifications are intended to cover
one complete project. The contract covers all aspects of the construction of
mudsills, and installation of rock vanes and log vanes to stabilize the banks, at
the confluence reach of Lynch Run in Londonderry Township, Dauphin County
(Coordinates: 40.166417N, 76.660908W). The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is
acting as the Agent for the Owner for this project. The Project Engineer will be
the point of contact for all communication and direction between the Owner and
the Contractor. The Project Engineer will provide on-site supervision of work,
monitor work progress and determine suitability of all work. The Project Engineer
is Larry Brannaka, Ph.D., P.E. Contact information for the Project Engineer is:
Larry Brannaka, Ph.D., P.E. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, 110 Radnor Road,
Suite 101, State College, PA 16801. Phone: 814-876-0055. Fax: 814-234-0748.
Instructions for the Bid Form
Bids shall be submitted only on hard copy of the furnished Bid Form. Please
make sure all blank spaces are filled in legibly in ink, and that the Bid Form
is signed at the bottom. Please do not make changes to the phraseology of
the Bid Form. Partial bids or alternative bids not provided for in the Bid Form
will not be considered. Bid table on pages 2 and 3 of the bid form MUST
be submitted in a SEALED ENVELOPE with Contractor’s name written on
the outside. This sealed envelope must accompany the remaining pages
of the bid form. Any bidder may withdraw a proposal at any time prior to the
scheduled closing time for receipt of proposals. Proposals may be withdrawn
by notifying the Agent for the Owner, Dauphin County Conservation District,
or the Project Engineer.
All bids will be evaluated on the following basis, prior to opening sealed
a.) Required Experience: In order to be considered, Bidder must document
experience in constructing at least two successful Natural Stream
Channel Design projects and must document experience successfully
installing at least 16 wall-rock in-stream vane structures with footers, six
mudsill structures, and 16 log vane structures. The Bidder is required
to submit contact information for two references on the Bid Form as to
the Bidder’s previous experience in performing similar or comparable
work including the aforementioned structuresBidders not meeting the
experience requirement will not be considered for this project.
b.) Suitability of construction equipment. Bidder must have or have access to:
1.) Excavator for in-stream work of at minimum 125 HP and 45,000
lb. operating weight (equivalent to a CAT 320). The excavator
must be equipped with a hydraulic thumb; a progressive-link
hydraulic thumb is preferred. Machines with a fixed thumb will
not be acceptable.
2.) Suitable equipment to move dimensional wall rock 3’x 4’x 5’
from the staging area to the construction site.
3.) Equipment to excavate and transport gravel and cobbles.
c.) Projected time of construction: maximum of six weeks, with a desired
start date of Thursday, May 26, 2016.
d.) Bid price.
e.) Bid security: a cashier’s or certified check or bid bond in the amount
of 0% of the bid must accompany the bid.
Proposal packages must be received at the office of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife
Service by C.O.B. on Tuesday, May 17, 2016. Bid qualifications will be evaluated,
references checked, and recommendations will be prepared. The sealed
cost bids will be opened at a Bid Opening at the Dauphin County Conservation
District Office 7:00 p.m. on Monday, May 23, 2016. The successful bidder will
be notified no later than Tuesday, May 24, 2016.
The Bidder is invited to visit the project site for a required pre-bid examination
of the areas to become fully informed as to all existing conditions and limitations
including access and availability of materials and labor. The mandatory site
showing is scheduled for 10:00 a.m. on Friday, May 6, 2016. We will meet at
the bridge adjacent to the property at 434 South Hertzler Road, Elizabethtown,
PA 17022 (Coordinates 40.166417N, 76.661269W).
The estimated cost for this project is greater than Twenty-five Thousand Dollars
($25,000.00) and the Pennsylvania Prevailing Wage Act shall apply.
This project falls under the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania enacted ACT
127 of 2012, the Public Works Employment Verification Act, which requires all
public contractors and subcontractors to utilize the U.S. Federal Government’s
E-verification system to ensure that all employees performing work on public work
projects are authorized to work in the United States. All bidders are required to
submit a Public Works Employment Verification Form as a precondition for the
contract award. Bidders should refer to provisions of federal and state statutes,
rules, and regulations dealing with the prevention of environmental; pollution and
preservation of public natural resources that affect the project, as stated in ACT
247 approved October 26, 1972 by the General Assembly of the Commonwealth
of Pennsylvania. All bidders are hereby notified that any contract awarded from
this advertisement, businesses will be afforded full opportunity to submit bids in
response to this notification of advertisement for bids and will not be discriminated
against on the basis of gender, race, age, color, creed, sex, national origin or
physical disability in consideration for this contract award. Similarly the successful
bidder shall in not in any manner discriminate against or intimidate any employee
involved in the manufacture of supplies, the performance of work, or any other
activity required under the contract on the basis of gender race, color or creed.
The Dauphin County Conservation District Board of Directors reserves the right
to waive any defects, errors, omissions, mistakes, informalities, to accept any bid
or combination of bids that are deemed to be in the best interest of the County,
and to reject any or all proposals.
Dauphin County Conservation District
Board of Directors
Letters Testamentary For the Estate
of James A. Odom, Jr., deceased, late
of Susquehanna Township, Dauphin
County, Pennsylvania, having been
granted to the undersigned, all persons
indebted to the Estate are requested to
make immediate payment and those
having claims against the Estate are
requested to present them for settlement
without delay to:
5431 Devonshire Rd.
Harrisburg, PA 17112
William L. Adler, Esquire
4949 Devonshire Rd.
Harrisburg, PA 17109
Notice is hereby given that the
Council of the Borough of Middletown,
Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, will
hold a special meeting on Monday,
May 2, 2016, at 6:30 p.m. in Council
Chambers located at Borough Hall, 60
West Emaus Street, Middletown, PA
17057. The purpose of the meeting is
to interview candidates for the vacant
2nd Ward seat on Borough Council,
to deliberate on the same as deemed
appropriate and to consider any other
business that comes before Council.
Notice is hereby given the Royalton
Borough Zoning Hearing Board will
hold a public hearing at the Municipal
Building located at 101 Northumberland
Street, Royalton, Pennsylvania,
on May 18, 2016 beginning at 6:00 p.m.
The hearing will be to consider the application
submitted by Tildon J. Sides,
325 Strasburg Street in the Borough of
Royalton for a variance for the property
located at 325 Strasburg Street from
the provisions of the Royalton Borough
Zoning Ordinance Article VI, R-ST
Residential District, Sec. A, 9, Uses
ALL INTERESTED PARTIES ARE
INVITED TO ATTEND.
Judith Young, Chairperson
Royalton Zoning Hearing Board