Regional School Union #24


Regional School Unit #24 is disposing of 2 full-size, 77 passenger school buses.

The buses can be viewed at the RSU 24 Bus Garage at 2165 US HWY 1, Sullivan, ME (Garage located behind the RSU 24 District Services Facility).

Both buses are used with usual rust for vehicles of their age and are sold as is where is.

• Bus 714: 2003 Freightliner, MBE 900 Mercedes diesel engine, 163,443 miles, runs great, needs a transmission module to be driven

• Bus 716: 2002 Freightliner, MBE 900 Mercedes diesel engine, 134,408 miles, runs and drives

Written bids, clearly marked “School Bus Disposal”, shall be delivered to: David L. Bridgham, Business Manager, Regional School Unit #24, 2165 US HWY 1, Sullivan, ME 04664. Bids may be mailed, faxed to (207) 422-2029, or transmitted by e-mail to

Bids are due by 2:00 P.M. Friday, March 3, 2017. Please direct any questions to Transportation Supervisor Bion Holbrook at (207) 422-2017 ext125 or by e-mail

Regional School Unit #24 reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to accept and/or reject any and all Bids.

Town of Southwest Harbor

The Town of Southwest Harbor will be accepting bids for a 2004 Chevy pick-up extended cab 4 x 4 K2500 HD with fisher plow. 124,000 miles. Known coolant leak. Vehicle will be sold as is, where is with no warranties or guarantees. Town reserves the right to reject any or all bids. May be seen at the highway garage at 178 Seal Cove Road in Southwest Harbor. Bids accepted no later than 11AM on February 23, 2017. More info via phone at 207-244-7917.

Town of Osborn

Media Notice:
The Town of Osborn is accepting bids for our Fire Department’s lightly used 2011 Stealth Trailer. 12’L x 6’W x 7.5’H (540 cubic ft.) A bid submission sheet will be available at the Town Office. You can contact the office at 584-3424 or you can find the document on the town’s website ( Sealed bids must be delivered to the Town Office no later than Monday, February 20, 2017 by 6pm. Bids will be opened on February 20, 2017 at 6:30 p.m. at the regular Select Board meeting. The successful bidder will be selected on the basis of the highest bid submitted.

Town of Northeast Harbor

THE MDI & ELLSWORTH HOUSING AUTHORITIES invites contractors to bid on the Stove Replacements at Maple Lane Apartments, Northeast Harbor, Maine.

THE PROJECT consists of 19 electric stove replacements at Maple Lane Apartments, Northeast Harbor, Maine.

Minority and Women’s Business Enterprises are encouraged to submit proposals.

Prospective bidders who want to view the inside of a unit may request so by calling Steve Barnes at 207-266-426, ext 1143.
Direct all questions in writing to Right-Trak Design, Inc. to Jerry Wuebbolt, email:
phone (603) 529-2022 fax (603) 529-4132. Questions due by 3 p.m. 2/13/17. Addendum(s), if required, issued by 2/15/17.
Proposals due on or be-fore February 22, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. at the Housing Authority.

Bid Documents and Spec Manual, which shall be part of the Contract, may be obtained from Signature Press & Blueprinting, 880 Candia Rd., Unit 7, Manchester, NH 03109
P (603)-624-4025/Fax (603) 641-2995 and request Project # 16-138 at cost of reproduction and shipping.

Town of Bar Harbor


Location: Town of Bar Harbor, County of Hancock, Stateof

Maine Description: Municipal Dock Float Construction and Delivery

Project Identification: Maine Department of Transportation, Small Harbor Improvement Project, W-P No. 12910A, Maine DOT WIN 018534.14

Sealed bids for the Municipal Dock Float Construction and Delivery project will be received by the Town of Bar Harbor at 93 Cottage Street, Bar Harbor, Maine 04609 until 10:00 A.M., local time, February 82 2017 and at that time and place publicly opened
and read. The lowest responsive bidder must demonstrate successful completion
of projects of similar size and scope to be considered for the award of this contract. Bids submitted after this time will not be accepted. Each bidder must submit a single sealed envelope, the outside of which must be clearly marked “BID FOR MUNICIPAL DOCK FLOAT CONSTRUCTION AND DELIVERY, BAR HARBOR, MAINE”.

AWARD. The Town of Bar Harbor shall award a contract to the lowest responsive and responsible bidder in accordance with Section 103 ofMaineDOT’s Standard Specifications (November 2014), “Award and Contracting.”

Copies of Contract Documents may be obtained upon payment of a non-refundable fee of $125 per set. All requests for mailed documents must be accompanied by an additional non-refundable fee of
$10.00 to cover postage and handling. No pre-bid conference will occur but for general information regarding bidding and contracting procedures or questions contact Greg Johnston of G. F. Johnston & Associates at (207) 244-1200
Questions received after 4:00pm of the Wednesday 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.

Each Bid must be made upon blank forms provided by the Town and must be accompanied by a bid bond at 5% of the bid amount or an official bank check, cashier’s check, certified check, certificate of deposit, or United States postal money order in the amount of $1000.00 payable to Town of Bar Harbor 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 the “State of Maine, Department of Transportation, Standard Specifications, November 2014 Edition”, price $10 [$15 by mail], and Standard Details, November 2014 Edition, price $10 [$15 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. They can be found online

The right is hereby reserved to the Town to reject any or all bids.

Town of Bar Harbor, Maine February 8, 2017

G.F. Johnston & Associates
Consulting Civil Engineers

Town of Sullivan


The Selectmen of the Town of Sullivan call for sealed bids for 3 lots of land with buildings, well and septic on each.

More info available at Sullivan Town Office, 207-422-6719, ask for Helen.

#1 Map 005, Lot 16, 127 Taunton Drive, 1 acre, Minimum Bid $8600.00
#2 Map 004, Lot 008-C, 139 Morancy Road, 1.5 acres, Minimum Bid $14,200.00
#3 Map 017, Lot 015, 191 Taunton Drive, .42 acre, Minimum Bid $17,000.00

A 10% deposit by check required with each bid. The bidding winner must make full payment within 45 days. Deposits will be returned to all other bidders.

Sealed bids must be in a sealed envelope marked with Bid# 1, or 2, or 3. Must be received by 12:00 Noon on the 13th of February 2017. A separate bid must be made for each lot.

Bids to be opened by the Selectmen at the Selectman’s meeting on February 13th, 2017.

Selectmen reserve the right to accept or reject any and all bids. Any bid not the minimum amount will be rejected immediately.


Town of Franklin

The Select Board of the Town of Franklin is accepting bids for the purchase of the municipality’s interest in one (1) tax acquired property. Each bid must be in writing and in a sealed envelope marked “Tax Sale Bid & Map/Lot”, bidders name, complete address and contact telephone number on the outside. All bids must be received by the Select Board no later than 4:00 p.m. on January 23, 2017. Late bids will not be opened or considered.
The Town requires a minimum bid for each listed property. Any bid which does not comply with this minimum bid requirement will be rejected.
Each separate bid must include the bidder’s name, mailing address and phone number and must be accompanied by a deposit in the form of a certified check or money order, in an amount equal to or greater than 10% of the bid price. A successful bidder’s deposit will be credited toward the total purchase price for the parcel. Deposits will be returned to the unsuccessful bidders. Any bid which does not contain the proper deposit will be rejected.
Bids will be opened by the Select Board at 6:00 p.m. during their Regular Meeting held at 34 Main Street in the Community Center meeting room on January 23, 2017. The successful bidder shall have ten (10) days from the date of the bid acceptance in which to complete the purchase. The property will be conveyed by a quitclaim deed without covenants. In the event that a successful bidder fails, for any reason, to complete the purchase in the time stated, the bid acceptance is void and the bidder’s deposit shall be forfeited to the Town. The Select Board may thereafter negotiate a sale of the property with any or all unsuccessful bidders.
The property for sale is described on the Town’s Tax Maps as Map 10 Lot 005-01A, at a minimum bid of $2,476.30. The tax map and other public information concerning the property may be reviewed at the Franklin Town Office during normal business hours, which are 7:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.

Town of Mount Desert

The Town of Mount Desert is accepting float bid proposals for the construction of TWO (2) 20’x20’ float for its facility in Seal Harbor. A bid proposal package may be obtained from the Harbormaster at the following address: P.O. Box 237, Northeast Harbor, Maine 04662, or by calling (207) 276-5737. The Town of Mount Desert has the right to reject any and/or all bid proposals submitted. All bids must be sealed, clearly marked “SEAL HARBOR FLOAT REPLACEMENT BID” and filed with the Town Clerk using the bid proposal form at the MOUNT DESERT Town Office by 3:00 p.m. January 26, 2017

Town of Southwest Harbor

Request for Bid
Upper Town Dock Finger Float Replacement.

The town of Southwest Harbor is requesting bids for new construction and installation of 10 floats with hardware. Submit proposals to the above address by mail or in person to the Town Office weekdays 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM. Bids must be received by Friday, January 20th at 2:00 pm when they will be opened and read aloud. Submit quotes in sealed envelope marked “Upper Town Dock Finger Float Bid – Do Not Open”

Town of Mount Desert

Mount Desert Island Regional School System is soliciting bids for MDI High School Exterior Improvements. Cladding demolition, metal panel cladding, windows, doors, and insulation. Drawings available Monday 09 January 2017, contact 207.266.5822. Optional pre-bid walkthrough Friday 13 January 2017 at 2pm. Bid opening Friday 03 February 2017.

The Board of Trustees reserves the right to accept or reject any or all bids.