BIG WALNUT LOCAL SCHOOLS
NOTICE TO BIDDERS
Sealed bids will be received by the Big Walnut Board of Education for two (2) 71 passenger diesel type C conventional buses. Copies of bus body and chassis specifications are available at the Big Walnut Transportation Office, 117 N. Kintner Parkway, Sunbury, Ohio 43074.
All proposals should be presented at this address no later than 12:00 noon on Tuesday, July 23, 2013, at which time they will be opened and read publicly and recorded immediately thereafter.
Chassis suppliers must include their total cost of delivery to the bus manufacturing plant. The body supplier must include their total cost of delivery to the local chassis dealer. Following servicing, the local chassis supplier will deliver the completed unit to the Transportation Department, 117 N. Kintner Parkway, Sunbury, Ohio 43074.
The school buses and all equipment must meet or exceed the regulations and standards for school buses as set forth by the State of Ohio Department of Education and national minimum standards.
All bids must remain firm for ninety days from the date bids are opened. Also, each bid must be accompanied by a bid bond or certified check in an amount of 10% payable to the Big Walnut Board of Education.
The Board will take the lowest and most responsible bid and reserves the right to reject any or all bids.