Details for City of Bristol VA Public Hearing


ADVERTISEMENT FOR DEMOLITION BIDS AND PUBLIC NOTICE The City of Bristol, Virginia will receive sealed bids for the demolition of the following dilapidated dwellings or structures in accordance with the Virginia Uniform Building Code and the Code of the City of Bristol Virginia. The addresses of these structures follow: 804 Madison Avenue, 808 Buckner Street, and 105 East Mary Street. These projects will involve the demolition of the structure and proper disposal of all debris. A listing of properties that contain asbestos will be provided and it shall be the responsibility of contractor to remove and dispose of the asbestos in an appropriate manner and furnish documentation of such. Utilities shall be properly terminated and site graded and seeded upon project completion. The successful bidder shall have thirty (30) days to demolish and complete work at each structure upon receipt of "Notice to Proceed" from the City of Bristol, Virginia. A $50 per day penalty will be applied against the contract bid amount for every day the job is not completed after its 30 days. Contractors interested in submitting bids for these projects must possess a minimum of a current Virginia Class "C" Building or Highway/Heavy Contractors License and a Bristol, Virginia Business License. A demolition permit is to be obtained from the Bristol, Virginia Building Official's Office prior to starting work. Successful bidder will be required to furnish proof of a minimum of $1,000,000 liability insurance, workers' compensation, and a performance bond. Sealed bids will be accepted at the Office of Community Development & Planning, Suite 108, 300 Lee Street, Bristol, Virginia 24201 until 2:00 p.m. local time, on Thursday, October 3, 2019 at which time they will be opened and read aloud. Plans, specifications, and contract documents are open to public inspection at the Office of Community Development and Planning, Suite 108, 300 Lee Street, Bristol, Virginia. Inquiries shall be made by calling 276-645-7473 or by emailing . The City reserves the right to (1) reject any or all bids and to waive any irregularities or informalities in the bidding; and (2) to change or revise the work, with proper compensation to the contractor; and (3) negotiate with the lowest responsive and responsible bidder if the bid amount exceeds available funds. No bids may be withdrawn for a period of sixty (60) days subsequent to the opening of the bids without the consent of the Owner, except in accordance with the Code of Virginia, Section 11-54 Procedure (1). Nothing herein is intended to exclude any responsible bidder, his products or service, or in any way restrain or restrict competition. All responsible bidders are encouraged to bid and their bid is solicited. Additionally, there is a public hearing scheduled for Tuesday, October 8, 2019 at 6:00 p.m., at a regularly scheduled City Council meeting, for any public comment. The City of Bristol is a Drug Free Workplace and an Equal Opportunity Employer. Randall Eads, City Manager City of Bristol Virginia

804 Madison Avenue, Bristol, VA


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