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Legal Notice

Charisse Colvin MD, Psychiatrist PLLC. Arts. of Org. filed with the SSNY on 1/25/22. Office: Dutchess County. SSNY designated as agent of the PLLC upon whom process against it may be served. SSNY shall mail copy of process to the PLLC, 827 St Rt 82 Suite 10-175 Hopewell Junction, NY 12533. Purpose: Any lawful purpose.

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NOTICE OF DEMOCRATIC CAUCUS IS HEREBY GIVEN TO ALL ENROLLED DEMOCRATIC VOTERS OF THE TOWN OF PINE PLAINS THAT A MEETING OF SAID ENROLLED VOTERS WILL BE HELD ON

Friday, the 24th day of June, 2022 at 7:00 PM at the Pine Plains Community Center located at 7775 S. Main St., 2nd floor, Town of Pine Plains, Dutchess County, New York for the purpose of selecting and nominating candidates for the following positions to be voted on at the General Election to be held on NOVEMBER 8, 2022:

Town Justice — 4 year term

Town Clerk — 1 year term

and for the transaction of such other business as may properly come before the meeting. June 16, 2022.

Democratic Committee

Town of Pine Plains

Chair, Jim Petrie

06-16-22

 

SECTION 00 11 16

INVITATION TO BID

A Sealed bid for the:

EXTENSION OF THE ROUTE 44 SIDEWALK CONTRACT

will be received at the following address:

TOWN OF AMENIA 4988 NY-22, AMENIA, NY 12501

until 3:00 PM local time on July 12, 2022 and then at said office publicly opened and read aloud on July 13, 2022 at 1:30 PM.

This project includes installation of concrete sidewalk and curbing located along portions of Route 44. The project may include, but not be limited to, saw cutting; concrete and asphalt removal and disposal; the installation of concrete curbing, sidewalk, and ADA accessible ramps; and limited paving.

This work will be awarded as one (1) single prime contract.

The Bid will be received on a lump sum basis with alternates, if included on the Bid Form.

Work shall be substantially completed within 13 weeks of award from Town.

The Bid should not include sales and compensating use taxes on materials incorporated into the work.

If the Bid is actually received by mail or by hand after the appointed time on the date specified it shall be rejected, notwithstanding that such Bid may have been placed in a mailbox or other mail receptacle regularly maintained by the United States Postal Service before such time, and ordinarily in sufficient time to have been delivered on time.

A Bid Security in the amount of 5% of the Bid must accompany the Bid in accordance with the Instruction to Bidders.

The successful Bidder will be required to furnish a performance bond and a payment bond, each in an amount equal to 100% of the contract price. Bidders will also be required to furnish a Non-Collusive Affidavit.

The issuing office for the Bidding Documents is:

Town of Amenia

c/o Dawn Marie Klingner, Town Clerk

4988 NY-22

Amenia, NY 12501

Phone: 845-373-8118 ext.125

Email: townclerk@ameniany.gov

Engineer E-mail: jfusillo@labellapc.com

Bidders may call to schedule a time to obtain a copy of the Bidding Documents at the number above.

The bidding and contract documents for this Project will be on compact disk (CD) only. CDs containing copies of the bidding and contract documents may be obtained from the Village Clerk at no charge for pick up. If a USB flash drive is requested to be mailed, a $25.00, non-refundable payment must be provided to cover shipping and handling. Mail orders must include a cover letter specifically indicating which bid documents are being requested. Checks for the Contract Documents shall be made payable to “The Town of Amenia

Note that only bidders who are registered with The Town Clerk will receive notification of Addenda.

The Contractor must use the higher of the prevailing federal, state, or applicable local wage rates further described in the Contract Documents. These rates apply to Subcontractors as well.

Attention of Bidders is particularly called to the requirements for ensuring that employees and applicants for employment are not discriminated against due to race, color, religion, sex or national origin.

Town of Amenia, as Owner, reserves the right to waive any informalities or irregularities in the Bid received, or to reject any Bid without explanation.

By Order of: Town of Amenia

06-16-22

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