The City of Montrose is requesting formal bids through the Invitation for Bid process from authorized representatives for the purchase of Badger® water meters and ITRON® ERTs. The successful bidder(s) will be responsible for providing Badger® water meters and ITRON® ERTs for replacement programs and for new services. There is no guaranteed minimum number of meters or ERTs to be purchased under this contract although purchases will be made in quantities described.
Bids will be publicly received and registered on Thursday February 23, 2017 at 2:00 PM in the same location. Late bids will not be accepted and it is the responsibility of the bidders to ensure that bids (including signed addenda, if applicable) arrive in the city's purchasing office by the date and time listed above.
Complete bid packets can be downloaded from the City web page at www.cityofmontrose.org under Department Services, Purchasing, and Open Bids. Addenda will be posted to the website and it is the bidder's responsibility to download, review, sign, and include addenda with their bid.
The City reserves the right to accept or reject any or all bids, to waive irregularities and/or informalities and to disregard all non-conforming, non-responsive, unbalanced or conditional bids. The City of Montrose complies with all Equal Opportunity requirements. All qualified bidders will receive consideration without regard to race, creed, color, national origin, sex, marital status, religion, ancestry, mental or physical handicap or age. The project is also bid according to the City of Montrose local preference policy in effect on the date of the bid opening and detailed in the official Municipal Code of the City of Montrose, Section 1-16-4(B).