The Brazosport Facts from Freeport, Texas on December 23, 1960 · Page 16
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Page 16 THE BRAZOSPORT PACTS Brazosport and 23, I960 X—LEGALfc NOTICE TO BIDDERS Gcparaia prcposp.!? p(Hr«<-<*'<! »n 0. It. BelplnstlH, Mayor, City of Froeport, TOY-, us, will ba received at the city Hal! unuiilntter 7:30 p.m., January 16, 1061,'then publicly ,_ 9 . opened and read for furnishing nil neccs- on tho forms provided within ten days same nfe Incorporated herein by special after notice of award of Contract. Bld|«fc«J«j omBBM ^ n p pllcftble Itat . sureties will W returned to all nut tfiCj u t C 5 ( the (reneral prevailing wajio rates Jn sary materials. five dnys after opening or bids, and the bid sureties will be returned with"hours after execution of Hie Con- •, IrtOOf fcnil Ittdik'iitais for* The successful bidders must furnis! Performance liond and raymcnt Bond on . tho forms furnished with Uie Proposal (r I the nmnunt of 100 percent of the tola Contract price, from n surety compaitj holding ft permit Irora the Slate ol Toxn r to net an jnircty, Tliis Is a "Public Works" Project tho construction of: <1> 300,000 GALLON STEEL KE- the forms furnished with Die Proposal (n SERVOTR <2) RESERVOIR FOUNDATION In the City of Frecport, Texas, in accordance with the plans and specifications on file nt the City Hall. Each Proposal shall bo accompanied by a certified or Cashier's Check drawn on a bnnk acceptable to the City, or bidder's bond from a surety company licensed In the state of Texas, in an amount not less than five per cent of the total base Proposal, as a guaranty that the successful bidder will enter Into n . defined in House BUI No, 54 of the 43rd LcRislnture and Article 5I59a, V.R.C.S and House Bill No. 115 of the 44Ui Lei? islnture of the State of Texas and Article 15SO, v.p.C., as may have been amended and ns such in subject to the provision of said House Bills. No provisions or any herein are intended to be In conflict Contract and execute bond and guaranty with the provisions of said acts and the Best wishes and many thanks to all our good friends and patrons, Qlamour Shoppe TARPON INN VILLAGE FREEPORT performed have been ascertained, and such rates shall be the minimum paid for labor employed upon this project. All lump sum and unit prices must be plfllprt I[j both srrl.pt nmJ flpwpv. 79?,**. uYVWFitf rrnrrvrn inn rltfTil tn roJffCt am or all bids and to waive Informalities In case of nmblciilty nfr lack of clearness In stating the prices in the bids, the OWNER reserves the right to consider the most advantageous construction there of, or to reject tho bid. Unreasonabl> (or "unbalanced") unit prices will be sufficient cause for the OWNER to reject any bid. Bidders are expected to inspect the site of the work and to inform themselves regarding all local conditions. Copies of Contract Documents, Plans, and Specifications are on file at the office of the City Engineer, City Hall, Freeport, Texas, and may bo examined without chanre at that location. Prospective Contractors may obtain plans and sped' ficntlons from the office of the City En- Kincer upon a deposit of ten (?10) dollars. Plans and specif!cations will not be mailed to prospective Contractors. Only fl check or money order will be accepted [or plans deposit. Bepostt will be returned upon the return of the plans and specifications in an undamaged condl- lion cither at the time of the bid open- Ing or within five (5) days thereafter. City of Frceport, Texas By: W. R. Blacbwcll City Manager Dec, 23-20 NOTICE! TO BIDDERS Sealed proposals address to C. M. Help- nstlll, Mayor, City of Freeport, Texas, will bo received at the City Hall until 7:30 p.m., January 16, 1961, then public- y opened flnd read for furnishing nil necessary materials, machinery, equip- mont. superintendence nnd labor for the 'Remoflollnef of Velasco Community Conler", located on North 12th Street at \venue "B" in Frcenort, Texas, in nc- "ordance with the plans and specifics- Ions on file at the City Hall. Each Proposal shall be accompanied y a certified or Cashier's Check drawn a bank acceptable to the City, or ldder 1 * bond from a surety company »i"«;M H fie Stntf of Texas, in an the total base Proposal, at a guaranty a Cmi.act anil execute bond nnd guaranty on the forms provided wlthm ten days afler notlco of awards ot Contract Bid sureties will be returned to all but tht three lowest acceptable, bid* dera within five days after opening of bids, and the latter bid sureties will be returned within 24 boors after execution of tho Contract The successful bidder mut furnish Performance Bond and Payment Bond on the forms furnished with the Proposal In the amount of 100 percent of the Total Contract price, from a surety company hold- Ing a permit from the State of Texas to act as surety. This Is a "Public Works" Project, as denned in House Bill No. 13-1 of the 43rd Legislature nnd Article 5159n, V.R.C.S. and House Bill No. 115 ot the 44lh Legislature of the State of Texas and Article 1580, V.P.C., as may have been amended, and as such Is subject to the provisions of said House Bills. No provisions or any part herein are Intended to be in conflict with the provisions of said acts and the same arc Incorporated herein by special reference. In copformance with applicable stat- tes, the general prevailing wage rate; in the locality In which the work li to be performed have been ascertained, and such rates shall bo the minimum paid ;<>» later employed npcn Hits Gi All lump sum prices must be stated In both script nnd figures. The OWNER reserves the right to reject any or nil hlr!« flmj tf> wfljvo InformallUc?. Ir. esrc or flmnnrtfliy or Inrtr nt rlfnrnpq* tn fitnt- inft the prices. In the bids, the OWNER reserves the rlpht to consider the most advantageous construction thereof, or to reject the bid. Bidders are expected to Inspect the site of the work and to Inform themselves regarding all local conditions. Copies of Contract Documents, Plans, and Specifications are on file at the of- ice of the City Engineer, City Hall, ^reoport, Texas, and may bo examined without charge at that location. Prospective Contractors may obtain plans specifications from the office of the ;ity Engineer upon a deposit of ten JIG) dollars. Plans and specifications vlll not be mailed to prospective Con- ractors. Only a check or money order will be accepted for plans deposit. Deposit will be returned upon tha return of he plans nnd specifications In nn un- lamagcd condition cither at the time of he bid opening or within five (5) days thereafter. city of Freeport, Texas By W. R. Blackwell City Manager Dec. 23-30 K—LEGALS NOTICE TO BIDDERS Scaled proposals addressed to Honorable C, M. Helplnstlll. Mayor, City of Freeport will be received at tho office or tho City Manager until 7:30 p.m. January fl, 1961, nnd then publicly opened ana read lor furnishing In nccordance | with tho spc-cinc-ntion.i two (2) new l!i«i | model police patrol tars. Copies of the specifications fire Available nt the office of the City Manner nt the Freeport City Hall. Tho City reserves the right to reject imy or nil bids nnd to accept the bid most advantageous to tho City of Freeport. City of Freeport W. n. ninrkwcll City Manager Dec. 23-30 ADS WIN INQUIRERS NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) Advertisements in various publl cations by the Knights of Colum bus, Roman Catholic fraterna organization, has led to more .han 369,000 inquiries from read ers, including 50,000 applications for Catholic instructions by mat during the last year. the joys oftheYuletide season be yours in great abundance! FREEPORT FUNERAL HOME MB. And MRS. JACK C. TURNER SERVICE STORE SEE ALL THE "BOWL GAMES" ON A NEW G.E. 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Today, in tlie spirit of the Holy Season, it is for us to rededicate ourselves to His teachings and humbly pray that the ideal of brotherhood will light the way.to a lasting peace in this troubled world. Let us rejoice in tlie true meaning of Christmas with sincere reverence and liarlien to the words of the angel, (t GlorytoGodinthe higliest, and on earth peace, good will Best Wiahes For The Holidays From All Of Ua At Lake Jackson State Bank LAKE JACKSON, TEXAS

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