Antigonish County Court House – Tender



Exterior Repairs of the Antigonish County Court House 

172 Main Street, Antigonish, NS

Date: July 13, 2016

Sealed Tenders from contractors will be accepted until 2:00 p.m., AST, Friday, July 29, 2016, by Mrs. Beth Schumacher, Deputy Clerk, of the Municipality of the County of Antigonish for“Antigonish County Court House – Tender 2016”.  Work to be completed under this contract includes, but is not limited to, the following:

  1. Repainting the exterior of the Court House, including repairs to clapboard, frieze boards, fascia and soffits (scraping, cleaning, patching, painting)
  2. Repairing the trim and sills of windows (scraping, replacing damaged components, painting, caulking)
  3. Repairing the main Court House exterior doors (stripping, repairing, staining, sealing)
  4. Repairing the Court House Portico and Steps (removal of decking, repair/replacement of concrete, repairing/replacement of ramp)

Submissions may include one or a combination of all of the items noted above, as more than one contract may be awarded at the discretion of the Municipality based on the submissions received.

Tender documents are available at the Municipal Office, 285 Beech Hill Road, Antigonish, Nova Scotia (Phone: 902-863-1117) or online by clicking on this link: Exterior Finishes Tender Notice July 13 2016.  All bidders must register with Beth Schumacher, Deputy Clerk, Municipality of the County of Antigonish, by fax 902-863-5751, or in person at 285 Beech Hill Road, Antigonish, Nova Scotia. Only registered bidders will be notified of addenda. A deposit of 10% of the bid price must be included with the Tender.

Additional information can be attained by contacting the undersigned at (902) 863-1117. Lowest or any tender not necessarily accepted. Faxed or electronic tenders will not be considered. Late tenders will not be accepted. The Municipality of the County of Antigonish reserves the right to accept or reject any or all tenders, not necessarily accept the lowest tender, or to accept any tender which it may consider to be in its best interest. The Municipality of the County of Antigonish also reserves the right to waive formality, informality, or technicality in any tender.

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