The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on August 8, 1967 · Page 18
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 18

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6-Algdno (lo.) Upp«r DM Molrm Tuodoy, Aug. 8, 1967 Top Junior 4-H Exhibit Pictured above are the top Junior winners In the recent 4-H County contest. The best teams In this class were Jean Besch and Rochelle Arendt, Whlttemore, top, and Debbie Studer and Susan McGuire of Algona, bottom. 1 Legal | I Notice I ftiiiiiiiiiMiiNiiiimiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiim NOTICE OF HEARING AND LETTING NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING ON PROPOSED PLANS AND SPECIFICATIONS AND PROPOSED FORM OF CONTRACT FOR THE CONSTRUCTION OF STORM AND SANITARY SEWER IMPROVEMENTS IN AND FOR THE CITY OF ALGONA, IOWA, AND THE TAKING OF BIDS FOR SUCH CONSTRUCTION. Notice is hereby given that the City Council of the City of Algona, Kossuth County, Iowa, will meet at the City Hall in Algona, Iowa, on the 30th day of August, 1967 at 8:00 p. m.,CDST, at which time and place a hearing will be held and said Council proposes to adopt plans, specifications and form of contract and to receive bids for the construction of storm sewer improvements and sanitary sewer improvements and extensions to the storm sewer and sanitary sewer systems of said City and to act upon proposals received and enter into a contract or contracts for the construction o/ said improvements and extensions. At said time and place the said Council will also receive and consider any objections to said plans, specifications and form of contract made by any interested party. In general, the work to be done in connection with the storm sewer improvements and the extension to the storm sewer system consists of furnishing all labor, materials an* equipment needed and required to extend the existing 48" R.C.P. storm sewer located on Elm Street extended easterly from Main Street from 266 feet East of the centerline of Main Street to 32,7 feet East of the centerline of Putnam Street. The approximate quantities of materials on which bids will be requested in connection with this improvement are: 48" 2000 D R.C.P. - 428 L.F. Head Wall, Remove and Replace - One Job. Junction Box Complete - One each. T-l Connection, 18" on 48" One Each. 18" R.C.P. - 40 L.F. In general, the work to be done in connection with the sanitary sewer improvement and extension to the sanitary sewer system consists of furnishing all labor, materials and equipment needed and required to construct a sanitary sewer commencing at an existing manhole located 20 feet West of the centerline of Main Street and on Elm Street; thence East on Elm Street extended easterly to 5 feet West of the centerline of Putnam Street; thence South on Putnam Street to 28 feet South of the centerline of McGregor Street. The approximate quantities of materials in connection with the sanitary sewer improvement and extension on which bids will be requested are": 18" V.C.P. Extra Strength 680 L.F. 15" V.C.P. 2,486 L.F. 12" V.C.P. 12 L.F. Extra Strength - Extra Strength - 8" V.C.P. Extra Strength 8 L.F. 8" V.C.P. - 121 L.F. Sanitary Manholes, Complete 11 Each. Drop Manhole - 1 Each Highway Crossing — 1 Job. All proposals and bids in connection herewith shall be submitted to City Clerk of said City on or before the time herein set for said hearing. All proposals shall be made on official bidding blanks furnished by the City and any alterations in the official form of proposal will entitle the City Council at its option to reject the proposal involved from consideration. Each proposal shall be sealed and plainly identified. Each proposal shall be accompanied in a separate envelope by a certified check in an amount equal to 10 per cent of the bid price, drawn on and certified to by a bank in Iowa, payable to the City Treasurer of Algona, Iowa, as security that if awarded the contract by resolution of the City Council, the bidder will enter into a contract at the prices bid and will furnish the required surety bond. This certified check may be cashed and the proceeds retained by the City of Algona, Iowa, as agreed liquidated damages if the bidder fails to execute a contract or file an acceptable bond for the faithful performance thereof within ten days after the acceptance of his proposal by resolution of the City Council. No bidder may withdraw a proposal for a period of thirty days after the opening of all bids for this proposed construction. Payment for said improvements and extensions will be made in cash from cash on hand in the Sanitation Fund, or the Street Fund, of the City of Algona, Iowa, and shall be paid In full thirty days after the completion and acceptance of said project. The successful bidder will be required to furnish a bond in an amount equal to 100 per cent of the contract price, said bond to be issued by a responsible surety and approved by the City Council and shall guarantee the faithful performance of the contract and the terms and conditions therein contained, and shall guarantee prompt payment for all materials and labor, and protect and save harmless the City from, claims and damages of any kind caused by the operations of the contractor, and shall also guarantee the work against faulty HOW WILL YOU HANDLE ALL OF THOSE STALKS? £ The best way to handle the tangled mass of tough heavy hybrid stalks is a Brady flail shred- teter £S?r 8 yourLstal t s - makes P'owing easier, taster, better . . knocks out most of your corn & S H t0 °o Y °^ can even P u " a tand em disc tm»£ i?« dy > a , nd K be ready for minimum tillage. Its a great labor-saver ... and excellent for clipping pastures and idle acres. four " row avai| a b 'e- See them BUSCHER BROS. IMPLEAAENT 1015 NORTH MAIN ALGONA workmanship and materials for a period of two years from and after its completion and acceptance by the City Council. The work under the proposed contract shall be started In sufficient time after the award of the contract to permit its completion within sixty (60) working days but on or before December 15, 1967. The City reserves the right to reject any or all bids. By virtue of statuoryauthority, a preference will be given to products and provisions grown and coal produced within the State of Iowa and to Iowa domestic labor. Plans and specifications and form of contract governing the construction of the proposed improvements and extensions and also prior proceedings of the City Council referring to and defining said proposed improve- ments and extensions are hereby made a part of this notice by reference and the proposed contract or contracts shall be executed in compliance therewith. Plans and specifications and form of contract are now on file in the office of the City Clerk of the City of Algona, Iowa, where they may be examined by any interested party. Copies may be obtained from Wallace Holland Kastler & Schmitz of Mason City, Iowa, consulting engineers on the project, and no charge will be made to bona fide interested bidders. This notice is given by order of the City Council of the City of Algona, Iowa. CITY OF ALGONA, IOWA /S/ Wm. J. Finn Mayor ATTEST: /S/ David A. Smith City Clerk (58 & 60) Those who know MINNEAPOLIS Know ;" " MOTOR HOTEL For Convenience . For Friendliness . like Atmosphere . * 105 Delightful Air- Conditioncrl Rooms ii ml Suites * Niitioniil Gold .Mi-dnl Award heated «• King-Size Swimming Pool * Complete Hotel Services IM-HourSwitchboard l-'ree TV Play Area 1'or Children I * Baby Sitter Service Children . For Luxury Accommodations . For Budget Rates ... 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