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Sealed bids will be received by the City of Moundville at the office of McGiffert and Associates, LLC, 2814 Stillman Boulevard, Tuscaloosa, AL 35401, on the 6th day of December, 2018 until 2:00 p.m., local time, and then publicly opened and read for the furnishing of all labor, material and equipment for performing the project according to the plans, details, specifications and Contract Documents. Award of the Contract will be made within forty-five (45) calendar days from the date of the bid opening.
The Project shall be known as City of Moundville – Bicycle & Pedestrian Path and the general character of said project shall consist of concrete path, lighting, and landscaping. The project cost is estimated to be $222,000.
Plans and specifications and all related Contract Documents are open for public inspection at the office of McGiffert and Associates, LLC, located at Tuscaloosa, Alabama, and plans, specifications and other elements of the contract documents may be obtained from the office of the Engineer, McGiffert and Associates, LLC, designated as the office of the awarding authority for this purpose.
Plans, specifications and Contract Documents may be obtained at the above location upon the deposit of $100.00, which amount does not exceed twice the cost of printing, reproduction, handling and distribution of each set of such documents. Deposits by prime Contractor bidders are refundable in full upon return of all documents in reusable condition within ten (10) days of bid opening. Additional sets of bid documents for prime Contractor bidders, subcontractors, vendors or dealers may be obtained upon payment of the same deposit. Such deposits will not be refunded.
All bidders must be responsible, meeting the criteria and requirements set forth in the Instructions to Bidders and bid proposal. The attention of all bidders is called to the provisions of State law governing “general Contractors,” as set forth in AL. CODE 34-8-1, et seq. (1975), and rules and regulations promulgated pursuant thereto. The Owner may not enter into a contract with a non-resident corporation or entity which is not qualified under State law to do business in the State of Alabama. All bidders shall possess all other licenses and/or permits required by applicable law, rule or regulation of the performance of the work. All bidders must submit with their proposal, Contractor’s license number and a copy of the license. State law, AL CODE 34-8-8(b), requires all bids to be rejected which do not contain the General Contractor’s current license number.
Each bidder must submit with its bid a cashier’s check drawn on an Alabama bank or a fully executed bid bond on the form that is contained in the Contract Documents executed by a surety company duly authorized and qualified to make bond in the State of Alabama. All bonds, sureties and/or cashier checks will be made payable to the Owner for an amount not less than 5 percent of the Owner’s or its Engineer’s estimated cost of the project or of the total bid in the proposal, but in no event more than $10,000.00.
A PreBid Conference is not required for this project.
All bidders are advised to carefully read the Instructions to Bidders contained in the Contract Documents, which provisions and requirements are adopted herein by reference.
Prospective bidders must provide proof of Active SAM (System for Award Management, status with their bid.
Tony Lester, Mayor
WHEREAS, the sole and only owners of the property hereinafter described contiguous within the corporate limits of the City of Moundville did heretofore file with the Moundville Planning Commission a request asking that the said tracts or parcels of land be rezone from RS-1 Residential to C1 Neighborhood Commercial, together with an accurate description of the property or territory to be rezoned together with a map of said territory showing its relationship to the property line within the City of Moundville.
WHEREAS, the governing body of the City of Moundville did determine that it is in the public interest that said property be rezoned from RS-1 Residential to C1 Neighborhood Commercial, within the City of Moundville, and it did further determine that all legal requirements for rezoning said real property have been met pursuant to the Code of Alabama, Sections 11-52-77;
SECTION 1. The Council of the City of Moundville, Alabama, finds and declares as the legislative body of the City that it is the best interests of the citizens of the City, and the citizens of the affected area, to rezone the requested area from RS-1 Residential to C1 Neighborhood Commercial as described in Section 2 of this ordinance.
SECTION 2. The described property within the City of Moundville, Alabama, be, and the same are hereby rezoned from RS-1 Residential to C1 Neighborhood Commercial zoning of the City of Moundville, Alabama, and in addition thereto, the following described territory, to-wit:
Clay Tindal, Tindal Law, LLC Property located
40520 Alabama Hwy 69 South
Parcel #360203062009029.001
This ordinance shall be effective and in full force from and after the date of its
ADOPTED this the __ day of __________________2018.
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Notice is hereby given that the City Council (the “Council”) of the City of Moundville, Alabama (the “City”) will meet in public session at 6:00 p.m. on December 10, 2018, at City Hall in the City of Moundville, Alabama for the purpose of considering the transaction of business that may properly come before the Council, such business to include, but not be limited to, the authorization by the Council, pursuant to Amendment No. 772 of the Constitution of Alabama of 1901, as amended, of a resolution (the “Resolution”) approving the execution and delivery of a Special Economic Development Agreement (the “City Agreement”) by the City and Big Mike’s Steakhouse Moundville, LLC (the “Company”), to be dated the date of delivery, pursuant to which City Agreement the City shall (a) make economic development grants to the Company (based solely upon a percentage of net sales tax proceeds received by the City from the Company for a period of seven years or for such a term as otherwise described in the City Agreement) for the purpose of promoting the economic development of the City and in consideration of the establishment and operation by the Company of a restaurant facility in the City (the “Project”), and (b) provide an amount not to exceed $200,000 to finance the renovation and remodeling of, and equipment and materials for, the Project.
The City seeks to achieve, by undertaking its obligations pursuant to the City Agreement and the Resolution, to promote the local economic development of the City, to increase employment in the City, and to increase the tax and revenue base of the City.
The business entity to whom or for whose benefit the City proposes to lend its credit or grant public funds or thing of value is the Company.
All interested persons may examine and review the City Agreement, the Resolution, and all documents related thereto, and make copies thereof at personal expense, at the offices of the City during normal business hours, before and after the meeting referenced herein.
Further information concerning the information in this notice can be obtained from the City at the offices thereof during normal business hours.