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BIDS
Blue Hill Consolidated School is looking for bids on a set of two used soccer goals. If interested, please respond with an offer by August 5, 2016. To see them, please contact Principal Shelly Schildroth at the Consolidated School at 374-2202.


DEER ISLE
The Annual Meeting of the Deer Isle-Stonington Historical Society will be held on Tuesday, August 2 at 6 PM in the barn at Heritage House (Island Heritage Trust) on Rt. 15A in Sunset. The speaker will be Jon Johanson and he will speak on “The Evolution of the Lobster Boat.” John Johanson is the Publisher and Editor of Maine Coastal News, President of Maine Built Boats, and is library volunteer and researcher at the Penobscot Marine Museum. All are welcome.


STATE OF MAINE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS
Sealed Bids addressed to the Town of Sedgwick, 719 N. Sedgwick Rd, PO Box 40, Sedgwick, ME 04676 and endorsed on the wrapper “Bids for Carter Point Town Landing Improvements in the town of Sedgwick” will be received from contractors at the Sedgwick Town Office, 719 N. Sedgwick Road, until 6:00 o’clock P.M.(prevailing time) on August 18, 2016 and at that time and place publicly opened and read. Bids will be accepted from all bidders. Please note: the Town will accept a facsimile of the bid bond; however, the original bid bond must then be received at the Town Office within 72 hours of the bid opening.
Description: WIN #18867.00
Location: In Hancock County,
Outline of Work:
Work shall include but not be limited to: Excavation and backfill for new Concrete Abutment, Installation and Maintenance of Temporary Sediment and Erosion Controls, Removal of existing wooden gangway, Removal and Reconstruction of existing rock filled crib, Removal of pilings noted on the Site Plan and Installing new pilings, Framing and finishing new Wood Gangway, Removal and replacement of perimeter deck railing, and Supply and Installation of new 30’ Aluminum Ramp.
For general information regarding Bidding and Contracting procedures, contact George MacDougall at (207) 624-3410. Our webpage at http://www.maine.gov/mdot/contractors/ contains a copy of the schedule of items, Plan Holders List, written portions of bid amendments (not drawings), and bid results. For Project-specific information please direct all questions to Project Engineer at mccengr@myfairpoint.net. Questions received after 72 hours prior to bid date will not be answered. Bidders shall not contact any other Town staff for clarification of Contract provisions, and the Town will not be responsible for any interpretations so obtained.
Plans, specifications and bid forms may be seen at the Sedgwick Town Office during regular business hours. They may be purchased from the Engineer between the hours of 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. by cash or check payable to Andrew McCullough Engineering Consultants, 93 Bucksport Road, PO Box 1497, Ellsworth, ME 04605. They also may be purchased by telephone at (207) 667-6551 between the hours of 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Full size plans $35.00 ($60 by mail). Fees for plans and specifications are non-refundable. Each Bid must be made upon blank forms provided by the Department and must be accompanied by a bid bond at 5% of the bid amount or an official bank check, cashier’s check, certified check, or a certificate of deposit payable to the Town of Sedgwick as a Bid guarantee. A Contract Performance Surety Bond and a Contract Payment Surety Bond, each in the amount of 100 percent of the Contract price, will be required of the successful Bidder. All work shall be governed by “State of Maine, Department of Transportation, Standard Specifications, November 2014”, price $10 [$13 by mail], and Standard Details, November 2014, price $20 [$25 by mail]. They also may be purchased by telephone at (207) 624-3536 between the hours of 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Standard Detail updates can be found at http://www.maine.gov/mdot/contractors/publications/ . The right is hereby reserved to the Town of Sedgwick to reject any or all bids.


TOWN OF CASTINE
Curbside Trash Pick-up: Monday, July 25.
Recycling Pick-up: Tuesday, July 26.
Please visit www.castine.me.us or Cable Channel 7 for additional Town notices & postings.
Upcoming Meetings in Emerson Hall:
Monday, August 1 - Selectmen/Assessors & Overseers of the Poor Meeting at 4 p.m.
Tuesday, August 2 - CHPC Meeting at 4 p.m. Application deadline is Monday, July 25.
Wednesday, August 10 - Harbor Committee Meeting at 4:30 p.m.
Thursday, August 11 - Planning Board Meeting at 7 p.m. Application deadline is Monday, July 25.
Monday, August 15 - Selectmen/Assessors & Overseers of the Poor Meeting at 4 p.m.
Wednesday, August 17 - T/G Meeting at 8 a.m. in Emerson Hall.
Notices: Lighthouse Roofing Bid Notice: The Town of Castine is seeking a lump-sum proposal to furnish all labor, material, fasteners, equipment and incidentals required to remove and replace the shingle roof at the Dyce Head Light Keepers House located at 1 Battle Avenue as described in the Project Information packet available on the Town website or at the Town Office.


TOWNOFDEERISLE
The Deer Isle Planning Board will hold a meeting on Thursday, July 28, 2016, at 7 p.m. at the Town Hall to consider the following business:
1. Roger Eaton for a building permit for an addition of a deck. Located at 53 Wiegand Place on Little Deer Isle. Map 35, Lot 19-1.
2. Jason and Rebecca Radson for a building permit to build a 36’ by 28’ camp. Located at Boyce Lane in Deer Isle. Map 5, Lot 527 & 527A.
To consider any other business that may be properly brought before the board. Flood plain maps are available for the public to review.
Deer Isle Planning Board Jeremy Stewart, Chairman