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Sealed bids will be received by Williams Township, Dauphin County, at 1 Orange Street, PO Box 7, Williamstown PA 17098 until 12 p.m. on May 5, 2014 for the following:
120 ton 9.5mm leveling course and 240 ton 9.5mm Wearing course, PG 64-22, 0 to 0.3m ESALs, SRL any.
Paving notices, tack coat and sealing of all joints is required.
Bid proposal is available at Municipal Building, 1 Orange Street, Williams-town PA 17098. Telephone 717-647-4877.
Board of Supervisors reserve the right to reject any/all bids.
Williams Township Supervisors
The Middle Paxton Township will receive sealed bids in the form of a single lump sum contract for work at the Joint Municipal and Fire Station Building. Work includes but is not limited to:
• Repointing mortar joints in split face CMU
• Installation of joint sealant at specified locations
• Application of water repellant to specified area of CMU.
Bids are due at the Joint Municipal and Fire Station Building, 10 Elizabeth Avenue, Dauphin, PA 17018, no later than 1:00 p.m. prevailing time on Friday, May 2, 2014, at which time bids will be publicly opened and read. Bids sent via the U.S. Postal Service should be sent to Middle Paxton Township, P.O. Box 277, Dauphin, PA 17018. Middle Paxton Township reserves the right to reject any and all bids.
A mandatory pre-bid meeting will be conducted at 1:00 PM on Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at the Joint Municipal and Fire Station Building, 10 Elizabeth Avenue, Dauphin, PA 17018. Non-attendees will not be permitted to bid.
Electronic Contract Documents: bidders may obtain one (1) set of Bid/Contract Documents in electronic format (PDF) upon request to D’HUY ENGINEERING, INC., 1 East Broad Street, Suite 310, Bethlehem, PA 18018, upon payment of a non-refundable fee of Fifty Dollars ($50.00). Checks are to be made payable to D’Huy Engineering, Inc. An additional fee of Fifteen Dollars ($15.00) shall be included if the documents are requested to be sent.
Bidders will be required to provide bid security in the amount of 10% of the proposal. A bank check or bid bond will be accepted.
Contract to use prevailing wage rates as determined by the Secretary of the Department of Labor and Industry. These rates must be paid by the contractor. Employees shall not be discriminated against because of race, color, age, religion, sex, or national origin.
Sealed proposals will be received by the Township of Upper Paxton of Dauphin County at 506 Berrysburg Road, Millersburg PA 17061 until 7 p.m. on May 14, 2014 for paving and sealcoating various roads in the Township.
Liquidated damages apply – N/A.
Proposals must be upon the forms furnished by the Municipality. Bid packages may be obtained by contacting the Township Office during normal business hours. All bids must be sealed and clearly marked “Paving Bid” or “Sealcoat Bid”. For further information contact the Township Secretary or Roadmaster at 717-692-4655.
The Municipality reserves the right to reject any or all proposals.
Prevailing wage rates apply, if applicable.
Upper Paxton Township
Notice is hereby given that the Board of Supervisors of Jackson Township intends to adopt the following Ordinance at their regularly scheduled meeting on May 14, 2014, at 7:00 p.m., at the Township building located at 450 Bastian Rd, Halifax, Pennsylvania.
WHEREAS, the purpose of this Ordinance is to amend Ordinance No. 2010-3, Stormwater Management Ordinance, as follows:
1. Ordinance No. 2010-3 is hereby amended to replace Section 302.D. to I.; add Section 302.J; revise Section 303.B.2, Adding /Section 303.2A, and Revising Section 303.C; change title of Appendix D; include Appendix E – Stormwater Management Site Plan Exemption Application; include Appendix F – Small Project Manual.
2. The amendment shall take effect upon adoption and all other provisions of Ordinance 2010-3 remain in effect.
The proposed Ordinance No. 2014-1 may be examined Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, between 10:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m.at the Township building.
Jackson Township Board of Supervisors
Notice is hereby given that the Board of Supervisors of Jefferson Township intends to adopt an Ordinance, a summary of which is provided below, at their regularly scheduled meeting on May 1, 2014, at 7:30 p.m., at the Carsonville Volunteer Fire Company building located at, 2990 Powell’s Valley Road, Halifax, Pennsylvania.
WHEREAS, the purpose of this Ordinance is to amend Ordinance No. J-124, Stormwater Management Ordinance, as follows:
1. Ordinance No. J-124 is hereby amended to replace Section 302.D.-.1, with a new revised Section 302.D-.1 dealing with exemptions from compliance with requirements of the Ordinance; add Section 302.J providing for Township discretion in exemption or modification decisions; revise Section 303.B.2 involving the simplified method of volume controls; Add Section 303.2A for minor project volume control, and Revise Section 303.C requiring use of BMP Manual worksheets; change title of Appendix D; include Appendix E – Stormwater Management Site Plan Exemption Application; include Appendix F – Small Project Manual.
2. The amendment shall take effect upon adoption and all other provisions of Ordinance J-124 remain in effect.
The proposed Ordinance No. J-128 may be examined by appointment by calling Jefferson Township at 717-362-2313.
Jefferson Township Board of Supervisors
The Budget and Finance Committee of the Millersburg Area School District Board of Education will meet on Monday, April 28, 2014, at 7:00 p.m. in the Conference Room located at 799 Center Street, Millersburg PA.
Dauphin Borough will receive bids for a road and paving project in the Borough of Dauphin until 2:00 p.m., prevailing time on June 3, 2014, at 430 East Main Street, Palmyra, PA 17078.
All bids will be publicly opened and read aloud at the regularly scheduled meeting on June 3, 2014 at the Dauphin Borough building, 200 Church Street, Dauphin, PA. Contract documents, including Drawings and Technical Specifications, are on file at the office of the Engineers of Light-Heigel & Associates, Inc., 430 East Main Street, Palmyra, PA 17078.
Copies of the Contract Documents may be obtained by depositing $20.00, payable to Dauphin Borough for each set of contract documents so obtained. No refund will be made for returned documents. Addenda, if any, will be issued only to those persons whose name and address are on record with the owner as having obtained the Contract Documents. A certified check or bank draft, payable to the order of Dauphin Borough, or negotiable U.S. Government Bonds (at par value), or a satisfactory Bid Bond executed by the Bidder and an acceptable surety, in an amount equal to ten percent (10%) of the total of the Bid shall be submitted with each bid.
The owner reserves the right to reject any or all bids or to waive any informalities in the bidding. Bids may be held by the owner for a period not to exceed sixty (60) days from the date of opening bids for the purpose of reviewing the bids and investigating the qualifications of bidders, prior to awarding the contract.
The Middle Paxton Township Zoning Hearing Board will hold a Hearing on Wednesday May 14, 2014. The meeting will commence at 7:00 p.m. in the Township meeting room, 10 Elizabeth Avenue, Dauphin, PA. At that time the following case will be heard:
Applicant: Zene Farhat
Property location: 1241 Gap View Road, Dauphin, PA 17018
PARCEL # 43-015-047
The applicant is appealing the Zoning Officer's decision that the subject property cannot be used as a contractor's office. The applicant contends that the Zoning Officer misinterpreted Section1504 of the Zoning Ordinance concerning the change of use from one nonconforming use to another nonconforming use.
The application for this case is available at the Township Office, 10 Elizabeth Avenue, Dauphin PA 17018, between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. Please call the office prior to arriving at (717) 921-8128.
Notice of Intent to Adopt Ordinance
Notice is hereby given that the Halifax Township Board of Supervisors intend to adopt a Fireworks Ordinance at its Monthly Business Meeting of May 12, 2014 at the Halifax Township Municipal Building.
This ordinance regulates public displays of fireworks in the providing for the granting of permits for supervised public displays of fireworks, prescribing safeguards concerning same, prohibiting public displays of fireworks and the possession, sale, use and distribution thereof for purposes other than public displays without obtaining a permit therefore and prescribing penalties for violations in Halifax Township, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania. A full copy of the ordinance is available for public inspection at the Halifax Township Municipal Building during normal business hours of 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Monday thru Friday.
Carolyn Nye, Secretary
Letters Testamentary in the Estate of NEWTON R. WERTZ, late of the Borough of Elizabethville, County of Dauphin and Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, deceased having been granted to the undersigned, all persons indebted to said Estate are requested to make immediate payment and those having claims to present the same without delay to:
Newton B. Wertz, Co-Executor
Kathy L. Mortorf, Co-Executor
Terrence J. Kerwin,