The town of Southbury is currently accepting bids for a Mobile Water Supply Fire Apparatus, a tanker truck, for the Southbury Volunteer Firemen's Association.
Sealed bids will be received until 4 p.m., Friday, July 13, at the Office of the First Selectman, Southbury Town Hall, 501 Main Street South, Southbury.
At that time all bids will be publicly opened and read aloud in the Conference Room 208 of the Town Hall. Any bid received after that time will be returned unopened, according to Southbury First Selectman Ed Edelson.
Specifications and bidding documents are on file and may be obtained at the Office of the First Selectman at the Town Hall or electronically from the Town’s website.
Prospective bidders shall examine the “Instructions to Bidders” and shall comply and conform strictly to the conditions and instructions contained therein, Edelson said in a release.
The Town of Southbury reserves the right to reject any and all bids in whole or in part or to waive any informality in bidding if it is determined to be in the best interest of the Town of Southbury.
Bids may be held by the Town of Southbury for a period not to exceed forty-five (45) days from the date of the opening of bids for the purpose of reviewing the bids and investigating the qualifications of the bidder prior to awarding the contract, according to the release.