Bids and Requests for Proposals (RFP)



The work to be performed under this contract includes the installation of outdoor basketball equipment, preparation of existing subbase materials, hot mix asphalt paving, coating and striping of the basketball court surface; and other incidental work for the development of two (2) outdoor basketball courts. 

Plans and specifications and proposal forms are on file and open to public inspection at the Municipal Building and may be obtained at the office of the Township Engineer at 180 Main Street, Chester, New Jersey, (908) 879-6209, between the hours of 8:00 am and 4:30 pm, prevailing time, Monday through Friday, excluding legal holidays, upon payment of $25.00, payable to Ferriero Engineering, Inc., said sum not refundable, beginning on February 6, 2020.

 Each bid must be made on the prescribed forms furnished with the Contract Drawings and Specifications, including Non-Collusion Affidavit, and must be accompanied by a Consent of Surety and a Certified Check, Cashier's Check or Bid Bond of not less than ten (10%) percent of the amount bid, and not to exceed $20,000.00.   

Bids may be submitted by mail, but will be considered only if received on or before the date and time specified.  The Township will not assume responsibility for bids forwarded through the mail if lost in transit at any time before bid opening.  No bids will be received after the time set forth above. 

Bidders are required to comply with the requirements of PL 1975, c.127 (NJAC 17:27), and PL 1977, c.33. Bidders are required to comply with the New Jersey Business Registration Certificate Law, P.L. 2004, c.57. Bidders are required to comply with the Public Works Contractor Registration Act, P.L. 199, c.238   

The Township reserves the right to reject any and all bids, to waive minor defects and immaterial informalities, and/or to accept the bid which, in the opinion of the Township, will be in the best interest of the Township, all in accordance with the New Jersey Public Contract Law N.J.S.A. 40A:11-1 et. seq.                                                                                                                        

 Basketball Court Bid Tabulation Halecon.pdf