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Contact Information

Kathryn Scott - Clerk Administrator
11 Hudson Street P.O. Box 640
Blind River
Ontario, P0R 1B0

Phone: 705-356-2251 ext. 207

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Policy for procurement of goods and services By-Law 1946-2014
Schedule A - Policy for procurement of goods and services By-Law 1946-2014

Tender Submission

CONTRACT NO. 2018-01

SEALED Tenders for the Contract specified below, submitted to the Corporation of the Town of Blind River, office of the Clerk, 11 Hudson Street, Blind River, Ontario, P0R 1B0, are invited and will be received by the Clerk until the specified closing time and date.

Contract No. 2018-01 Causley Street Bridge Rehabilitation,
Town of Blind River

Closing Time and Date: 2:00:00 P.M., LOCAL TIME, FRIDAY, MAY 18, 2018

Type of Work: Rehabilitation of an existing single span structural steel girder bridge including conversion to semi-integral abutments; replacement of bridge deck, waterproofing and paving, replacement of abutment bearings; cleaning and painting of structural steel; repairs to concrete substructure and localized roadworks. Work also includes repairs to adjacent pedestrian bridge, including repairs to concrete T-beams, handrails and expansion joints

Location: Causley Street (Highway 17) over the Blind River, between Hanes Street and Woodward Avenue, Blind River, Ontario

Plans, Specifications and Tender Forms will be available as of Tuesday May 1, 2018 on the Town of Blind River website.

Tenders from bidders not on the Plantakers Register will not be opened. The lowest or any tender not necessarily accepted.

Town of Blind River
Attn: Kathryn Scott
Clerk Administrator
11 Hudson Street
Blind River, Ontario P0R 1B0

Tel: (705) 356-2251, ext 213

GHD Limited
Attn: Dennis Baxter
Senior Manager, Bridges
65 Sunray Street
Whitby, Ontario L1N 8Y3
Tel: (905) 668-4021
Tel: (905) 668-4021

Tender Document 
Addendum #1
Addendum #2
Addendum #3

Request for Proposals

2018 Community Days Beer Garden
Town of Blind River


The Town of Blind River is seeking an organization/business to operate the 2018 Town of Blind River Community Days Beer Gardens on July 14, 2018 for a 50% share of the net profits.
The Town of Blind River guarantees a minimum payment of $1,000.00 in the unlikely event net profits do not exceed the $1,000.00.

Interested and qualified organizations are invited to submit proposals which will be accepted until Friday, June 8, 2018, by 2:00 p.m.
Proposals are to be addressed to:

Kathryn Scott Clerk Administrator
Town of Blind River
11 Hudson St. PO Box 640 Blind River ON P0R 1B0

Background of Town of Blind River Community Days

Town of Blind River Annual Community Days takes place the second weekend in July. Celebrating 72 years, the community comes out in full force for the entire weekend to enjoy many activities, including the Demolition Derby, the Community Day Parade, midway rides, live entertainment, beer gardens, a spectacular car show and much more. Hundreds of tourists, past residents and locals will be on the grounds at the Town Park and around the community as we celebrate our true Northern heritage.

Town of Blind River Community Days Beer Garden operates Saturday, July 14 from 1:00pm to 10:00pm for a total of nine (9) hours plus required clean up.

As stated in the Town of Blind River Alcohol Policy the organization/business must demonstrate compliance with all AGCO and Town of Blind River Alcohol requirements.

Currently, an independent security company has been hired to verify ID, provide door security and monitor the floor during the event.

Scope of Services
Municipal Alcohol Policy