PUBLIC NOTICE is hereby given that sealed bids will be received by the Borough of Riverton, New Jersey, for the collection and disposal of solid waste for the Borough of Riverton. Bids will be opened and read in public on Tuesday June 20, 2023, at 11 o’clock a.m. at the Borough Hall, 505A Howard Street, Riverton, New Jersey.

Uniform Bid Specifications and forms for the proposed work have been filed in the Office of the Municipal Clerk of the Borough of Riverton and can be obtained and submitted as directed herein.

Bidders will be furnished with a copy of the specifications by the Municipal Clerk upon payment of Fifty Dollars ($50.00). Checks should be made payable to the Borough of Riverton. The payment for contract documents is non-refundable. If contract documents are to be mailed, the bidder must supply the Borough Clerk with a pre-paid postage and pre-addressed label.

Bids must be on standard proposal forms in the manner designated therein and required by the specifications; must be received no later than Tuesday June 20, 2023, at 11 o’clock a.m. Bid specification shall be enclosed in a sealed envelope bearing the name and address of the bidder and labeled on the outside; addressed as follows:

Michelle Hack, Municipal Clerk

505A Howard Street

Riverton, NJ 08077

“2024 Solid Waste Specifications”

All bid specification packages must be accompanied by certain required documents and a bid guarantee for not less than ten (10) percent of the highest bid, for either option for the year 2024, but not in excess of $20,000.00 and must be delivered at the place and on the hour named.

The standard proposal form is attached to the specifications, copies of which will be furnished on application to the Municipal Clerk. The sealed bid package shall contain one (1) printed copy of the completed bid specifications package and one (1) electronic file in the form of a USB of the completed bid specifications package.

Bidders are required. to comply with the requirements of N.J.S.A. 10:5-31 et seq. and N.J.A.C. 17:27 et seq.

The Borough of Riverton assumes no responsibility for bids submitted through mail service.

The Borough reserves the right to evaluate the proposals up to sixty (60) days before announcing their decision and the right to reject any and all bids and proposals, in whole or in part, or to make awards to such bidder or bidders, who, in the judgment of the Borough, has made the most advantageous bid, and to waive such informalities as may be permitted by law.

By Order of the Borough Council of the Borough of Riverton, New Jersey.

Michelle Hack, RMC Municipal Clerk