NOTICE is hereby given that sealed bids for solid waste and/or recyclable material collection and disposal services will be received by the Englewood Cliffs Borough Clerk on

September 15, 2020 at 11:00 A.M. at the Borough Hall, located at 482 Hudson Terrace, Englewood Cliffs, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, at which time said bids will be opened and read in public.  Bids received after this time will not be opened or considered.  No bid may be withdrawn for a period of sixty (60) days after the scheduled time for the receipt of bids.

                Information for Bidders, Specifications and Bid Proposal Forms are on file in the office of the Englewood Cliffs Borough Clerk and may be obtained by prospective bidders at said office during regular business hours 9:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M., Monday through Friday or on the Borough’s website     CLICK HERE BID SPECS

                Bids must be submitted on the Bid Proposal Forms provided and must be accompanied by a certified check or bid bond in the amount of 10% of the total bid and a Consent of Surety from an approved surety company, licensed to conduct business in the State of New Jersey agreeing that, if the bidder is awarded the contract by the Borough of Englewood Cliffs, the surety will provide the required performance bond.  Bids must be enclosed in a sealed envelope addressed to the "Englewood Cliffs Borough Clerk" and clearly marked on the outside “BID FOR SOLID WASTE COLLECTION”

                Bidders are required to comply with the requirements of P.L. 1975, c.127 (N.J.A.C. 17:27), as amended and supplemented from time to time.  In addition, bidders are notified that they must pay the prevailing wage as determined by the “New Jersey Wage Act, Chapter 150 of the Laws of 1963”, extension effective July, 1974.  Bidders are required to comply with the requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 as amended and supplemented from time to time.  The requirements of P.L. 1977, Chapter 33, regarding ownership must be met and the required form, which will be supplied with the Bid Proposal Forms, must be completed, signed and submitted with the bid. 

Notice of revisions or addenda to advertisements or bid documents relating to bids will, no later than seven days, Saturdays, Sundays and holidays excepted, prior to the date for acceptance of bid, be published in The Record and the Star Ledger.

                The Borough of Englewood Cliffs reserves the right to reject any and all bids and to waive informalities as the interest of the Borough may require.

                The Borough is not responsible for loss or destruction of any bids mailed or delivered to the Borough Clerk prior to the time set for bid openings.

                By Order of the Mayor and Borough Council of the Borough of Englewood Cliffs, Bergen County, New Jersey.