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Bid Description:

The Town of Franklin is requesting bids for sidewalk upgrades on Main Street. The work on this project includes constructing a new sidewalk, ADA pavement markings, signing and other incidental items as needed. This project is funded by a VTrans small-scale bicycle and pedestrian grant and town funds. Project must be completed by June 1, 2019.


Scope: Begins on the East side of Main St at 5336 Main St (in front of town hall) and runs south. There is funding for this project in the amount of $32,000. Bid must state footage of sidewalk that can be completed with said funding to meet with required specs. The town will provide trucking of materials. Please bid labor and materials separately.


Specs: -five foot wide with ADA required crossings

-connection to and crosswalk markings at Square Rd sidewalk junction

-removal of old sidewalk and 16 of sub base and disposal

-new 16 stone base-compaction

-new 5 4000 psi sidewalk with 20 expansion joints

-8 thick at driveways with rebar

-labor, excavation, trucking

-no tree removal to be done, root cutting only


Sealed bids will be received until 4:00 pm on Tuesday, March 19, 2019 at 5167 Main St., Franklin, VT 05457 or mailed to Franklin Town Clerk, P O Box 82, Franklin, VT 05457. Bids will be publicly opened at 7:00 pm on Wednesday, March 20, 2019 at 5167 Main St., Franklin, VT 05457 and bid amounts will be read aloud

Contact Information or site visit: Jeremy Barnum, Road Foreman at 802-285-2180 or Lisa Larivee, Town Clerk at 802-285-2101.


Town of Franklin reserves the right to refuse any and all bids.



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March 5, 2019

Franklin Central School

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Franklin Town Clerk
Office Hours

Monday & Tuesday: 8:00 a.m. 4:00 p.m.
Wednesday: - CLOSED
Thursday: 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Friday: 8:00 a.m. 4:00 p.m.

Lisa Larivee
Clerk & Treasurer


Sara Rainville

Assistant Town Clerk & Treasurer

5167 Main Street

PO Box 82, Franklin, VT 05457

Telephone: 802-285-2101
Fax: 802-285-2181
E-mail: townoff@franklinvt.net



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