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LEGAL NOTICES
April 24, 2013


LEGAL NOTICE

Separate sealed Bids for the construction of the Barberton Wolf Creek Intake Extension, Valve Replacement and Oxygenation System Project will be received by the City of Barberton, Ohio at the office of the Director of Public Service, 576 West Park Avenue, until 11 o’clock a.m. (local time), Thursday May 8, 2014, and then at said office publicly opened and read aloud.

This project is being funded through City of Barberton funds, US EPA grant and Water Supply Revolving Loan Account (WSRLA) funding. This procurement is subject to the EPA policy of encouraging the participation of small business in rural areas (SBRAs). The work covered by the Contract Documents includes replacement of intake piping and valves at the dam, replacement of the shelter that houses the intake piping and valves, installation of a new intake extension into the reservoir, installation of a new intake structure in the reservoir, installation of reservoir oxygenation system piping in the reservoir, oxygenation equipment on shore in a new building, site grading, site paving, fencing, construction erosion control, post construction storm water controls, electrical, instrumentation,  security, painting, site restoration all together with necessary appertaining work.

The preliminary construction cost estimates are $900,000 for Contract A (Intake Extension and Valve Replacement) and $1,400,000 for Contract B (Reservoir Oxygenation System Installation). Final Engineer’s Estimate of Construction Costs for all Contracts will be included in the Procurements Requirements section of the Bidding Documents.

The bidding documents may be examined at: 

Burgess & Niple, Inc.

Akron Centre Plaza

50 South Main Street, Suite 600

Akron, Ohio, 44308

Phone:  (330) 376-5778

Copies of the Bidding Documents shall be purchased at:

SE Blueprint, Inc.

540 South Main Street, Suite #211

Akron, Ohio 44311

330-376-1689

akron@seblueprint.com

upon payment of $200, NONE OF WHICH WILL BE REFUNDED.

Prospective BIDDERS may address written inquiries to Robert Schreiner, email at robert.schreiner@burgessniple.com or fax 330-376-5741. 

BIDDERS must comply with the wage rates predetermined by the United States Department of Labor for Barberton, Summit County, Ohio, in accordance with the Davis-Bacon and related Acts.

Attention to the BIDDERS is called to the Instructions to Bidders, which are included in the proposed Contract Documents.  Successful Bidders shall be required to comply with all laws pertaining to discrimination of persons.

A pre-bid conference will be held for prospective BIDDERS on Tuesday April 29, 10 a.m., 2014 at the Barberton Water Treatment Plant.  Site visits will be conducted as part of pre-bid meeting.  The pre-bid conference is mandatory.  

Domestic steel use requirements as specified in Section 153.011 of the Revised Code apply to this project.  Copies of Section 153.011 of the Revised Code can be obtained from any of the offices of the Ohio Department of Administrative Services.  All material, items, and appurtenances supplied and installed on this contract shall be manufactured in the U.S.A. unless contactor can demonstrate the items are not available in U.S.A.  This procurement is subject to the EPA policy of encouraging the participation of small business in rural areas (SBRAs).

The City of Barberton reserves the right to reject any and all Bids or to increase or decrease or omit any item or items and/or award to the lowest responsive and responsible BIDDER.  Each proposal must contain the full name of every person or company interested in the same.  Bids shall be sealed and marked on the envelope, “Bids for Barberton Wolf Creek Intake Extension, Valve Replacement and Oxygenation System” Project.  The City of Barberton reserves the right to waive any informalities or irregularities in the Bidding.

Elwood Palmer, Director of Public Service




DRINKING WATER NOTICE

Barberton City Has

Levels of TTHM above Drinking Water Standards

Our water system recently violated the maximum contaminant level (MCL) for TTHM. The average level of TTHM over the last four quarters was 0.092 MG/L. The standard for TTHM is 0.080 MG/L.

What Should I Do?

• You do not need to use an alternative (e.g. bottled) water supply. However, if you have specific health concerns, consult your doctor.

What Does This Mean?

The levels detected do not pose an immediate risk to your health. However, some people who drink water containing trihalomethanes in excess of the MCL over many years may experience problems with their liver, kidneys, or central nervous systems, and may have an increased risk of getting cancer.

What Is Being Done?

We are investigating and taking the necessary steps to correct the problem as soon as possible.

Additional information may be obtained by contacting:

Contact Person: Terry Palmer

Phone Number: 330-848-6744

Mailing Address: 3365 Summit Rd.

Norton, Ohio 44203

Please share this information with all the other people who drink this water, especially those who may not have received this notice directly (for example, people in apartments, nursing homes, schools and businesses). You can do this by posting this notice in a public place or distributing copies by hand or mail.

Date Distributed: 4-23-14

PWSID: OH7700411 Facility ID: DS1

Monitoring Period: First Quarter of 2014



DRINKING WATER NOTICE

Barberton City Has

Levels of TOTAL HALOACETIC ACIDS (HAA5)

above Drinking Water Standards

Our water system recently violated the maximum contaminant level (MCL) for total haloacetic acids (haa5). The average level of total haloacetic acids (haa5) over the last four quarters was 0.073 MG/L. The standard for total haloacetic acids (haa5) is 0.060 mg/l.

What Should I Do?

• You do not need to use an alternative (e.g. bottled) water supply. However, if you have specific health concerns, consult your doctor.

What Does This Mean?

The levels detected do not pose an immediate risk to your health. However, some people who drink water containing haloacetic acids in excess of the MCL over many years may have an increased risk of getting cancer.

What Is Being Done?

We are investigating and taking the necessary steps to correct the problem as soon as possible.

Additional information may be obtained by contacting:

Contact Person: Terry Palmer

Phone Number: 330-848-6744

Mailing Address: 3365 Summit Rd.

Norton, Ohio 44203

Please share this information with all the other people who drink this water, especially those who may not have received this notice directly (for example, people in apartments, nursing homes, schools and businesses). You can do this by posting this notice in a public place or distributing copies by hand or mail.

Date Distributed: 4-23-14

PWSID: OH7700411 Facility ID: DS1

Monitoring Period: First Quarter of 2014



NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

Notice is hereby given that Norton City Council will hold a public hearing in the Council Chambers of the Norton Safety Administration Building, located at 4060 Columbia Woods Drive, Norton, Ohio, on Monday, May 12, 2014 at or about 7:15 p.m. to consider Ordinance No. 47-2014, An ordinance to amend certain sections of Chapter 856 –Skill Based Amusement Arcades of the Codified Ordinances of the City of Norton, Ohio.  

Any person may appear in person, or by agent, or attorney to speak for or against this ordinance.  The application and other reports and documents are on file in the office of the Clerk of Council and Department of Community Development for inspection during business hours prior to the public hearing.

Karla Richards-CMC

Clerk of Council


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