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INVITATION TO BID

"BATHROOMS" AT

GA091001, 002, 003,

004, 005, 006 & 007,

BUFORD, GA

The Housing Authority of the City of Buford, Georgia, 2050 Hutchins Street Buford, Georgia 30518 will receive bids for Capital Fund Program to Bathrooms Renovations of Low-Rent Housing Projects GA091001, 002, 003, 004, 005, 006 & 007 in Buford, Georgia .

Bids will be received until 11:00 A.M. , Local Time on the 13th day of February , 2008 at the main office of the Housing Authority at 2050 Hutchins Street, Buford, Georgia 30518 . At that time, all bids received will be publicly opened and read aloud.

Proposals submitted by mail should be addressed to the Housing Authority at the address set out above and plainly marked as indicted in the "Instructions to Bidders," Section B. All proposals submitted by mail will be collected at the above mentioned mailing address at _11:00_A.M. , Local Time, on the day mentioned above and held unopened at the office of the Housing Authority until _11:00_A.M. , at which time they will be opened with those that have been hand delivered.

Bidding Documents, including Plans and Specifications, are on file at the office of the Harper Aiken Donahue Partners, Inc., 2722 Piedmont Road, N.E., Atlanta, Georgia 30305, Post Office Box 52639, Atlanta, Georgia 30355 and at the office of the Housing Authority at the above address.

Plans and specifications may be ordered from the Architect's Office in Atlanta. Prime Contractors, Subcontractors and Material Suppliers may purchase sets of the documents for the cost of reproduction which is $50 per set. This $50 is not refundable. Each request for plans and specifications should indicate that the request is for a prime contractor or otherwise.

A certified check, or bank draft, drawn on a bank or trust company insured by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation made payable to the Owner or a satisfactory Bid Bond, executed by an acceptable surety on the Bid Bond Form contained in the Specifications in an amount equal to five percent (5%) of the bid shall be submitted with each bid. The successful bidder will be required to furnish and pay for satisfactory Performance and payment Bond(s) in the amount of 100% of the contract amount.

The Owner reserves the right to reject any or all bids and to waive any informalities in the bidding.

No bids may be withdrawn for a period of ninety (90) days subsequent to the opening of bids without the consent of the Owner.

The General Contractors submitting bids or being considered for this work shall be licensed to perform such work by the State in which the work is located and shall submit evidence of such license before his bid may be opened or considered.

All contractors shall be required to comply with the equal employment requirements of the Federal Government, and to specifically comply with 24 CFR Part 135 which requires that employment and other economic opportunities generated by this contract shall, to the greatest extent feasible, be directed to low and very low income persons, particularly those persons who live in the projects where this work will be done.

Attention is called to the fact that salaries not less than the Davis-Bacon wage rates as published by the U.S. Department of Labor and as set forth in the Specifications must be paid on this Project.

All dwelling units are occupied and will be turned over to the contractor in phases, as set forth in the specifications, with the notice to proceed.

Please address all questions regarding plans and specifications, or bidding procedure to the Architect and not to the Housing Authority.

HOUSING AUTHORITY OF THE CITY OF BUFORD, GEORGIA

Date 01-10-08

By Dorsey Stancil

Executive Director

902-07583326,1/17,24,31,2/7

PUBLIC NOTICE

The Evermore Community Improvement District (CID) invites engineering firms to propose on the engineering design for intersection improvements to Walton Ct (re-alignment of old Highway 78) in unincorporated Gwinnett County. The project is funded through the ARC Livable Centers Initiative (LCI) program. The firms proposing on this work shall be pre-qualified with the Georgia Department of Transportation. The selection of the engineering firm will be based on the Qualifications-Based Selection (QBS) process. The requested engineering work will include the concept report, environmental clearance, preliminary plans, right-of-way plans, and final construction plans. The CID will be the responsible party for program management of this phase of work. The project is currently scheduled in the ARC 2008-2013 TIP with the PE phase in FY 2009. A mandatory pre-proposal meeting will be held at 2342 Oak Rd (Snellville City Hall), Snellville, Georgia, 30078; 1st Floor Conference Room on February 11th at 10:00 AM. Sealed technical proposals only (no fee proposal) will be accepted until 10:00 AM on February 15th, 2008 at the offices of the Evermore CID, located at 2463 Heritage Square; Suite 106, Snellville, Georgia 30078. The envelope shall be labeled as follows: "Evermore CID, Walton Ct. Intersection Design Technical Proposal Submittal". The CID staff will forward a design firm recommendation to the CID Board of Directors on February 27th, 2008. The recommended firm will be forwarded to the GDOT for final approval. The Request for Proposal document is available either at the Evermore CID offices or it can be downloaded from the Evermore CID web site at www.evermorecid.org.

Questions are to be directed to the client representative, Lawrence K. Kaiser, PE at lkaiser@evermorecid.org or 404-909-5619.

902-06589023,1/25,31,2/7,14

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ADDITION

The Buford City Board of Education will receive proposals on Friday, February 29, 2008 for the furnishings for the new Buford Academy addition. Copies of the RFQ are available by contacting Amy Reed, Buford City Board of Education, 70 Wiley Drive, Suite 200, Buford, GA 30518. (770) 945-5035

The Buford City Board of Education reserves the right to reject any and all proposals and to waive technicalities.

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SOUTH CLUSTER

ELEMENTARY SCHOOL - SCHOOL SAFETY PROJECT

BL020-08

Gwinnett County Board of Commissioners is soliciting sealed bids from qualified contractors to provide all labor, equipment and materials for the Rosebud Road South Cluster Elementary School - School Safety Project for the Gwinnett County Department of Transportation.

Bids will be received at the Gwinnett County Purchasing Office, Second Floor, 75 Langley Drive, Lawrenceville, Georgia 30045-6900, no later than 2:50 P.M. local time Thursday, February 28, 2008. Bids received after 2:50 P.M. will not be accepted. Bids will be publicly opened and read at 3:00 P.M. Bids should be submitted in duplicate in a sealed envelope of sufficient size with the following clearly typed or printed on the outside: Bid Number, Date and Hour of Opening, and Submitting Company Name. Apparent bid results will be available the following business day on our website www.gwinnettcounty.com.

Project F-0624 consists of .379 miles of roadway widening; turn lanes, asphalt paving, structures, curb & gutter, sidewalk and striping.

Bidding documents are available for viewing at the Gwinnett County Purchasing Office at the above address. A complete set of plans and documents may be purchased for Fifty and no/100 Dollars ($50.00) per set, non-refundable, from Moreland Altobelli Associates, Inc., 2211 Beaver Ruin Road, Suite 190, Norcross, Georgia 30071, phone 770-263-5945.

Questions regarding Bidding Documents, Drawings and Specifications should be directed to Shelley McWhorter, Purchasing Associate III at telephone 770-822-8734, e-mail shelley.mcwhorter@gwinnettcounty.com or facsimile 770-822-8735, no later than Monday, February 18, 2008.

A five percent (5%) bid bond must be submitted with the bid. Successful contractor(s) will be required to provide a one hundred percent (100%) payment and one hundred percent (100%) performance bond as well as a certificate of insurance fulfilling requirements as stated in the bid documents. Surety and insurance companies must have an AM Best rating of A-5 or greater, be listed in the Federal Registry of Companies holding Certificates of Authority and Acceptable Sureties on Federal Bonds, be licensed by the Georgia Insurance Department and the Georgia Secretary of State to do business in the State of Georgia.

Gwinnett County does not discriminate on the basis of disability in the admission or access to its programs or activities. Any requests for reasonable accommodations required by individuals to fully participate in any open meeting, program or activity of Gwinnett County Government should be directed to Percy Scott, Gwinnett County Justice and Administration Center, 770- 822-7016.

Award will be made to the lowest responsible and responsive bidder. Gwinnett County reserves the right to reject any or all bids, to waive technicalities, and to make an award as deemed in its best interest.

GWINNETT COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS

902-07584064,2/7,14

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In an effort to better serve the Citizens and Supplier Community and to increase competition information regarding Gwinnett County solicitations is available from the following sources: Gwinnett Daily Post (newspaper), Gwinnett County Web Site www.gwinnettcounty.com, Gwinnett County Cable TV Channel 23 at 5:00 p.m. and the Solicitation Center located at the Gwinnett Justice and Administration Center, Purchasing Division, Second Floor, 75 Langley Drive, Lawrenceville, Georgia 30045.

BID NUMBER; DESCRIPTION; OPENING DATE; OPENING TIME

BL016-08; PURCHASE OF SOFT COPPER TUBING; FEBRUARY 8, 2008; 3:00 P.M.

BL022-08; PURCHASE OF JANITORIAL SUPPLIES ON AN ANNUAL CONTRACT; FEBRUARY 21, 2008; 3:00 P.M.

FOR MORE INFORMATION, PLEASE CALL (770) 822-8720

GWINNETT COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS

902-07584065,2/7

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BL017-08

The Gwinnett County Board of Commissioners is soliciting competitive sealed bids from qualified contractors for the Construction of Settles Bridge Park for the Gwinnett County Department of Community Services. Bids will be received until 2:50 P.M. local time on Wednesday, March 5, 2008 at the Gwinnett County Purchasing Office, 75 Langley Drive, Lawrenceville, Georgia 30045. Any bid received after this date and time will not be accepted . Bids will be publicly opened and read at 3:00 P.M. Apparent bid results will be available the following business day on our website www.gwinnettcounty.com .

Work required under this contract includes, but is not limited to, clearing, grading and site preparation; construction of restroom facility, a pavilion, a basketball court and playgrounds; construction of an access drive, parking lot, unpaved paved nature trails, and all associated work (landscape, erosion control, storm water utility, etc.) Bid options include a skate park and a dog park.

A pre-bid conference is scheduled for 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, February 26, 2008 at the Gwinnett County Purchasing Office, above address. All contractors are urged to attend. Questions regarding bids should be directed to Shelley McWhorter, CPPB, at Shelley.mcwhorter@gwinnettcounty.com or by calling 770-822-8734, no later than Wednesday, February 27, 2008. Bids are legal and binding upon the bidder when submitted. All bids should be submitted in duplicate.

All contractors must submit with bid, a bid bond, certified check or cashier's check in the amount of five percent (5%) of the total bid. Successful supplier will be required to meet insurance requirements, submit a one hundred percent (100%) performance bond and a one hundred percent (100%) payment bond. Insurance and Bonding Company should be authorized to do business in Georgia by The Georgia Insurance Department, listed in the Department of Treasury's Publication of Companies holding Certificates of Authority as Acceptable Surety on Federal Bonds and as acceptable reinsuring companies, and must have an A.M. Best rating of A-6 or higher.

Bid Packages may be obtained for a non-refundable fee of Three Hundred Dollars and no/100 Dollars ($300.00) from Pond and Company, 3500 Parkway lane, Suite 600, Norcross, GA 30092. Contact Greg Culpepper at 678-336-7740 or c ulpepperg@pondco.com regarding the purchase of bid packages only. This amount includes standard postal fees, but is exclusive of overnight or rush shipping charge. Payment must be by Certified, Treasurer's, Cashier's or Company check. Only complete sets will be sold.

Bidding documents may be examined at the following locations:

1. Gwinnett County Purchasing Office, 3rd Floor, 75 Langley Drive, Lawrenceville, Georgia 30045; 770-822-8720

2. AGC Builders Exchange, 1940 The Exchange, Suite 300, Atlanta, Georgia 30339; 678-298-4130

3. Reed (Construction Market Data) Plan Room, 30 Technology Pkwy South, Norcross, GA 30092; 770-849-6420

4. McGraw-Hill Dodge Plan Room, 4170 Ashford Dunwoody, Suite 200, Atlanta, GA 30319; 404-303-5300

Gwinnett County does not discriminate on the basis of disability in the admission or access to its programs or activities. Any requests for reasonable accommodations required by individuals to fully participate in any open meeting, program or activity of Gwinnett County Government should be directed to Percy Scott, Gwinnett County Justice and Administration Center, 770-822-7016.

The written bid documents supersede any verbal or written prior communications between the parties.

Award will be made to the contractor submitting the lowest responsive and responsible bid. Gwinnett County reserves the right to reject any or all bids to waive technicalities, and to make an award deemed in its best interest. Bids may be split or awarded in entirety. With limited response, Gwinnett County reserves the right to extend the solicitation opening date as appropriate in order to assure a competitive procurement process.

All companies submitting a bid will be notified in writing of award.

We look forward to your bid and appreciate your interest in Gwinnett County.

GWINNETT COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS

902-07584066,2/7,21

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BL018-08

The Gwinnett County Board of Commissioners is soliciting competitive sealed bids from qualified contractors for the Construction of Alexander Park, Phase I for the Gwinnett County Department of Community Services. Bids will be received until 2:50 P.M. local time on Wednesday, March 12, 2008 at the Gwinnett County Purchasing Office, 75 Langley Drive, Lawrenceville, Georgia 30045. Any bid received after this date and time will not be accepted. Bids will be publicly opened and read at 3:00 P.M. Apparent bid results will be available the following business day on our website www.gwinnettcounty.com.

Work required under this contract includes, but is not limited to, parking, roadways, multi-use paths, plaza, sidewalks; soft surface trail; disc golf course, water well, restroom building, pre-engineered maintenance building, picnic pavilions, two fishing piers and all associated work (landscape, erosion control, storm water utility, etc.)

A pre-bid conference is scheduled for 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, February 26, 2008 following the pre-bid for BL017-08 at the Gwinnett County Purchasing Office, above address. All contractors are urged to attend. Questions regarding bids should be directed to Shelley McWhorter, CPPB, at Shelley.mcwhorter@gwinnettcounty.com or by calling 770-822-8734, no later than Wednesday, February 27, 2008. Bids are legal and binding upon the bidder when submitted. All bids should be submitted in duplicate.

All contractors must submit with bid, a bid bond, certified check or cashier's check in the amount of five percent (5%) of the total bid. Successful supplier will be required to meet insurance requirements, submit a one hundred percent (100%) performance bond and a one hundred percent (100%) payment bond. Insurance and Bonding Company should be authorized to do business in Georgia by The Georgia Insurance Department, listed in the Department of Treasury's Publication of Companies holding Certificates of Authority as Acceptable Surety on Federal Bonds and as acceptable reinsuring companies, and must have an A.M. Best rating of A-10 or higher.

Bid Packages may be obtained for a non-refundable fee of Three Hundred Dollars and no/100 Dollars ($300.00) from McFarland Dyer & Associates, Inc. 4174 Silver Peak Parkway, Suwanee, GA 30024. Contact Teresa Trettel at 770-932-6550 or TTrettel@GoMDA.net regarding the purchase of bid packages only. This amount includes standard postal fees, but is exclusive of overnight or rush shipping charge. Payment must be by Certified, Treasurer's, Cashier's or Company check. Only complete sets will be sold.

Bidding documents may be examined at the following locations:

1. Gwinnett County Purchasing Office, 3rd Floor, 75 Langley Drive, Lawrenceville, Georgia 30045; 770-822-8720

2. AGC Builders Exchange, 1940 The Exchange, Suite 300, Atlanta, Georgia 30339; 678-298-4130

3. Reed (Construction Market Data) Plan Room, 30 Technology Pkwy South, Norcross, GA 30092; 770-849-6420

4. McGraw-Hill Dodge Plan Room, 4170 Ashford Dunwoody, Suite 200, Atlanta, GA 30319; 404-303-5300

Gwinnett County does not discriminate on the basis of disability in the admission or access to its programs or activities. Any requests for reasonable accommodations required by individuals to fully participate in any open meeting, program or activity of Gwinnett County Government should be directed to Percy Scott, Gwinnett County Justice and Administration Center, 770-822-7016.

The written bid documents supersede any verbal or written prior communications between the parties.

Award will be made to the contractor submitting the lowest responsive and responsible bid. Gwinnett County reserves the right to reject any or all bids to waive technicalities, and to make an award deemed in its best interest. Bids may be split or awarded in entirety. With limited response, Gwinnett County reserves the right to extend the solicitation opening date as appropriate in order to assure a competitive procurement process.

All companies submitting a bid will be notified in writing of award.

We look forward to your bid and appreciate your interest in Gwinnett County.

GWINNETT COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS

902-07584067,2/7,21

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BL019-08

The Gwinnett County Board of Commissioners is soliciting competitive sealed bids from qualified contractors for the Construction of Tribble Mill Park Fishing Piers for the Gwinnett County Department of Community Services.

Bids should be typed or submitted in ink and returned in a sealed container marked on the outside with the BL# and Company Name. Bids will be received until 2:50 P.M. local time on Thursday, March 6, 2008 at the Gwinnett County Purchasing Office, 75 Langley Drive, Lawrenceville, Georgia 30045. Any bid received after this date and time will not be accepted. Bids will be publicly opened and read at 3:00 P.M. Apparent bid results will be available the following business day on our website www.gwinnettcounty.com.

Work required under this contract includes, but is not limited to, Demolition and removal of three existing piers. Replacement of piers with new piers, wood construction on pile-driven piers with recycled decking and rail material. Bid option includes a 4th pier at the small lake

A pre-bid conference is scheduled fo r 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, February 27, 2008 at the Gwinnett County Purchasing Office, above address. All contractors are urged to attend. Questions regarding bids should be directed to Shelley McWhorter, Purchasing Associate III, at Shelley.mcwhorter@gwinnettcounty.com or by calling 770-822-8734, no later than Thursday, February 28, 2008. Bids are legal and binding upon the bidder when submitted. All bids should be submitted in duplicate.

Successful contractor will be required to meet insurance requirements. The Insurance Company must be authorized to do business in Georgia by the Georgia Insurance Department, and must have an A.M. Best rating of A-5 or higher.

Bid Packages may be obtained for a non-refundable fee of Seventy-Five Dollars and no/100 Dollars ($75.00) from Breedlove and Land Planning, 510 McDaniel Mill Road, GA. Contact Scott Talbot at 770-483-1173 or stalbot@landplanning.net regarding the purchase of bid packages only. This amount includes standard postal fees, but is exclusive of overnight or rush shipping charge. Payment must be by Certified, Treasurer's, Cashier's or Company check. Only complete sets will be sold.

Bidding documents may be examined at the following locations:

1. Gwinnett County Purchasing Office, 3rd Floor, 75 Langley Drive, Lawrenceville, Georgia 30045; 770-822-8720

2. AGC Builders Exchange, 1940 The Exchange, Suite 300, Atlanta, Georgia 30339; 678-298-4130

3. Reed (Construction Market Data) Plan Room, 30 Technology Pkwy South, Norcross, GA 30092; 770-849-6420

4. McGraw-Hill Dodge Plan Room, 4170 Ashford Dunwoody, Suite 200, Atlanta, GA 30319; 404-303-5300

Gwinnett County does not discriminate on the basis of disability in the admission or access to its programs or activities. Any requests for reasonable accommodations required by individuals to fully participate in any open meeting, program or activity of Gwinnett County Government should be directed to Percy Scott, Gwinnett County Justice and Administration Center, 770-822-7016.

The written bid documents supersede any verbal or written prior communications between the parties.

Award will be made to the contractor submitting the lowest responsive and responsible bid. Gwinnett County reserves the right to reject any or all bids to waive technicalities, and to make an award deemed in its best interest. Bids may be split or awarded in entirety. With limited response, Gwinnett County reserves the right to extend the solicitation opening date as appropriate in order to assure a competitive procurement process.

All companies submitting a bid will be notified in writing of award.

We look forward to your bid and appreciate your interest in Gwinnett County.

GWINNETT COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS

902-07584068,2/7,21