Advertisement for Bidders - Gravel Crushing, DPW 21-25

Tuesday, June 15, 12:00 pm



189 Wells Street

Greenfield, MA 01301

Sealed Proposals addressed to the Department of Public Works, 189 Wells Street, Greenfield, Massachusetts and endorsed “Proposal for Contract DPW 21-25, Gravel Crushing” will be accepted by the Department of Public Works in the new DPW Administration Building adjacent to the DPW Yard. Bids will be accepted until 10:00 a.m. on June 30, 2021, at which time said bids will be publicly opened and read aloud in the Administration Building Meeting Room.

The project consists of crushing and processing bank run gravel, concrete and asphalt material to make 1 ½” processed gravel at the City Farm site off of Glenbrook Drive, which is off Leyden Road. The maximum total contract value is $90,000. Payment shall be by the ton. Work will stop when the maximum contract value is reached.

Bidding/contract documents will be emailed upon request by contacting or by downloading them from the City’s Purchasing Department’s webpage at To get on the Bidders List, proposers should contact the DPW at or by calling 413-772-1528 x6104. Bidding/contract documents will be available starting June 15, 2021.

The Bid Security from the Contractor in the form of cash, certified check, treasurer’s check, or cashier’s check, drawn upon a responsible bank in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts or a bid bond in the amount of five percent (5%) of the bid shall be made payable to the City of Greenfield, Massachusetts and shall be enclosed with the bid.

Attention is called to the following:

  1. Bids for this project are subject to the provisions of the Massachusetts General Laws Chapter 30B as amended.
  2. Wages are subject to Massachusetts minimum wage rates as per M.G.L. Chapter 149, Section 26 to 27H inclusive.
  3. The successful bidder must comply with Chapter 151B as amended, of the Massachusetts General Laws and with the provisions of Executive Order No. 74, as amended by Executive Order No. 116 dated May 1, 1975 pertaining to Equal Opportunity Anti-Discrimination and Affirmative Action.

To arrange for viewing of the material or any questions in regards to the specifications, contact Alan Twarog at 413-772-1528 x6104.

The Contract/Bid/Proposal awarding authority is:

City of Greenfield

Department of Public Works

Greenfield, Massachusetts

Posted to: Public Works