Pursuant to Section 2.13(B) of the City Charter of the City of Perry, Florida, notice is hereby given that the City Council had Introduction and First Reading on Ordinance No. 928 on July 23, 2013 in the City Council Chambers, 224 S. Jefferson Street, Perry, Florida. A Public Hearing and Final Reading on Ordinance No. 928 is scheduled for, August 13, 2013 in the City Council Regular Meeting, Council Room 224 S. Jefferson Street, Perry, Florida at 5:30 p. m. or as soon thereafter as possible. Any interested persons may appear and be heard on the aforementioned public hearing date. Notice is also given, pursuant to Florida Statutes 286.0105 that any person deciding to appeal any decision of the City Council with respect to any matter considered at the meeting will need a record of that meeting and may need to ensure that a verbatim record of the proceedings is made; which record includes the testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is to be based.
ORDINANCE NO. 928
AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND ORDINANCE NO. 868, ADOPTED APRIL 14, 2009. AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF PERRY, FLORIDA, WHICH PROVIDES LEGISLATIVE FINDINGS, A DECLARATION OF NECESSITY, BUILDINGS AFFECTED, STANDARDS FOR EXTERIOR PROPERTY AREAS, PENALTIES, COMPLIANCE PERIOD, PROVIDES FOR SEVERABILITY, CONFLICT AND AN EFFECTIVE DATE.
Copies of said Ordinance No. 928 may be inspected at the Administration Office of City Hall, 224 S. Jefferson Street, Perry, Florida between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., Monday thru Friday.
Robert A. Brown, Jr.
NOTICE TO BIDDERS
RUNWAY OBSTRUCTION TREE CLEARING at
PERRY FOLEY AIRPORT
TAYLOR COUNTY, FLORIDA
Notice is hereby given that Taylor County will receive sealed bids at the Taylor County Board of County Commissioners, Attn: Clerk’s Office, 108 East Jefferson Street, Perry, Florida 32347 (850-838-3506) until 4:00 PM local time on Friday, August 16, 2013, for the Runway Obstruction Tree Clearing project at the Perry Foley Airport, Perry, Fl. Bids must be submitted in a sealed enveloped clearly marked “BID ENCLOSED: RUNWAY OBSTRUCTION TREE CLEARING PROJECT AT PERRY FOLEY AIRPORT.” Bids will be opened at the Taylor County Board of Commissioners meeting to be held on Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 5:30 PM local time at the Taylor County Administration Complex, 201 East Green Street, Perry, Florida. Bids will be publicly opened and read aloud.
The project consists of providing all labor, materials, machinery, tools, equipment and other means of construction necessary and incidental to the completion of the work shown in the Bid Documents but not necessarily limited to, the following:
Contractor shall remove all trees greater than 10 feet tall within the areas identified on Sheets 1 through 5. The contractor shall remove and properly dispose of the removed trees off of the property from where they were removed. The contractor shall adhere to all federal, state, and local construction requirements for work conducted in wetlands as identified on the sheets.
The contract time for substantial completion of the work included shall be 60 calendar days from the date of the “Notice to Proceed (NTP).”The final project completion shall be 70 calendar days from the date of the “Notice to Proceed (NTP).”
Beginning on Wednesday, July 17, 2013, drawings, specifications, and project documents may be examined by appointment at the Airport Terminal Building of the Perry Foley Airport at 511 Industrial Park Drive, Perry, Florida 32348. Appointments may be made by calling Bill Roberts at Perry Foley Airport at 850-838-3519. Beginning on Wednesday, July 17, 2013, copies of the above documents may be obtained from the Perry Foley Airport, 511 Industrial Park Drive, Perry, Florida, 32347, (850) 838-3519, upon payment of a non-refundable fee of Twenty dollars ($20.00) payable to Taylor County for each set of project documents obtained.
Bid security in the amount of at least five percent (5%) of the total quote must be submitted with the quote. The quote security may be either a certified check or a proposal guaranty bond executed by a surety company authorized to do business in the State of Florida. Quote security shall be made payable to Taylor County. The successful contractor must be able to furnish proof of required insurance, a 100% Performance Bond, and a 100% Labor and Materials Payment Bond, and shall begin execution of this contract within five (5) calendar days following the date of the Notice to Proceed.
Funding for this project is being provided, in part, by the Florida Department of Transportation and will be subject to all applicable requirements of the U.S. Department of Transportation.
Taylor County has an approved Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) Program for Airport Improvement Program projects which the successful contract must comply with. The DBE participation goal for this project is 4.78% and compliance requirements are listed in the project documents.
A non-mandatory PreBid Conference will be conducted at the Terminal Building of the Perry Foley Airport at 511 Industrial Park Drive, Perry, Florida 32347 on Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. local time (EDT). Questions relating to the Project Documents will be answered at that time. Attendance by prospective prime contractors is strongly recommended.
The Taylor County Board of County Commissioners reserves the right, it its sole and absolute discretion, to reject, to cancel, or withdraw this bid at any time and waive any irregularities in the bid process. The County reserves the right to award any contract to the respondent which it deems to offer the best overall service; therefore, the County is not bound to award any contract based on the lowest quoted price. The County, in its sole and absolute discretion, also reserves the right to waive any minor defects in the process and to accept the bid deemed to be in the County’s best interest. No faxed Proposals will be accepted.
County Grants Administrator
Taylor County Board of County Commissioners
201 East Green Street
Perry, Florida 32347
All bids should be addressed as follows:
BID ENCLOSED: RUNWAY OBSTRUCTION TREE CLEARING PROJECT AT
PERRY FOLEY AIRPORT
Taylor County Board of County Commissioners
Attention: Clerk’s Office
108 East Jefferson Street
Perry, Florida 32347
By: Taylor County Board of County Commissioners
NOTICE TO BIDDERS PERRY FOLEY AIRPORT
TAYLOR COUNTY RUNWAY OBSTRUCTION TREE CLEARING
City of Perry, Florida
The City Council of Perry, Florida (estimated population 6,854) seeks a highly experienced attorney to serve as the City’s legal adviser. An established record of correctly evaluating a broad range of complex and potentially controversial legal matters, providing sound legal advice, and maintaining positive working relationships, is critical to success in this position. The ideal candidate will also have the demonstrated ability to succeed in a fast-paced and results-oriented work environment. Outstanding legal leadership skills will be required in this position. The City Attorney is appointed by, reports to, and serves at the pleasure of the City Council, and maintains close working relationships with the City Manager, and Department Heads. As Chief Legal Advisor to the City government, the City Attorney must have a broad knowledge of State and Federal laws as well as regulations applicable to municipalities, the City’s ordinances and Charter, and their implications for day-to-day business operations. Responsibilities include providing legal advice and oversight for regulating land use development, environmental matters, utility issues, employment law, contracts, tort defense, code enforcement, civil litigation, criminal prosecution, ordinance and regulation development/revision, general law and the hiring of any necessary outside counsel. Other requirements include a Juris Doctorate degree or equivalent from an American Bar Association accredited law school and the ability to practice law in the State of Florida upon assumption of this position. Trial experience will be considered a plus in the application. Strong knowledge of the legislative process, and the development of municipal codes and ordinances are desirable. A high level of energy, enthusiasm, integrity, ethics, and commitment to public service is a must. The City Attorney is expected to attend all City Council meetings (normally 2nd & 4th Tuesday evenings of a month) and to represent the City at the monthly Code Enforcement hearings (usually 1st Monday evening). Position is not full-time, office space and attorney staff not included. Compensation is negotiable, based on an hourly rate and may include a retainer. City Attorney is not an employee of the City, but hired on a contractual basis. Send qualification and other information to: City of Perry FL Attorney Search, 224 S. Jefferson Street, Perry, FL 32347 or email to mailto:email@example.com firstname.lastname@example.org Council will begin discussion on applicants on August 13, 2013.
Taylor Coastal Water and Sewer District has one (1) opening on its governing Board of Commissioners. Potential commissioners must be a registered voter in Florida and own real property within the boundaries of the District. This opening is to serve the remainder of a four year term that began on May 3, 2010 and will end on May 3, 2014.
Interested parties should submit in writing their desire to serve along with a copy of their Florida Drivers License. The request must be delivered to the District Office located at 18820 Beach Road, Perry, FL 32348 by 4:00 p.m. on August 7, 2013. All applications will be surrendered to the Taylor County Board of Commissioners for appointment. Further information may be obtained by calling (850) 578-3043.