PUBLIC NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that sealed Proposals will be received by the Merchantville-Pennsauken Water Commission (MPWC) for the Service Line Protection Concession in its franchise area of  Camden County, New Jersey. The RFP packages are available at the office of the Merchantville-Pennsauken Water Commission, 6751 Westfield Ave, Pennsauken, New Jersey 08110 for prepayment of $50.00.

Only responsive Proposals received prior to 10:30 AM prevailing time on Wednesday, February 8, 2023, will, at that time, be opened in public at the MPWC Administration Building, 6751 Westfield Ave, Pennsauken. Those proposals will thereafter be reviewed and evaluated in accordance with NJSA 40A: 11- 4.3 et seq.

Proposals must be in the form specified by Merchantville-Pennsauken Water Commission, in the manner designated therein, include and address items as required by the specifications, must be enclosed in sealed envelopes bearing the name and address of the bidder on the outside and also bearing on the outside reference to the particular work bid.  Said bids shall be addressed to Karl McConnell, G.C.,Merchantville-Pennsauken Water Commission, 6751 Westfield Avenue, Pennsauken, NJ  08110.

The MPWC reserves the right to consider the proposals for sixty (60) days thereafter and also the right to reject any or all, either in whole or in part or to waive any informality in making such awards and will take action as deemed in the best interest of the  Commission.

Bidders and their agents are required to comply with the requirements of  N.J.S.A. 10:5-31 et. seq., N.J.A.C. 17:27 (Affirmative Action), P.L. 1963. C150 (New Jersey Prevailing Wage Act), and Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (42 U.S.C. 12101, et. seq.) and also must comply with P.L. 2004 c. 57 and submit proof of business registration and submit proof of business registration for any named subcontractors in accordance with the act.

By Order of the Merchantville-Pennsauken Water Commission

Camden County, NJ

January 18, 2023