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The Town of Franklin is soliciting bids for the haying of 18 acres for the calendar year 2018-2020 with a mutual lease agreement to be renewed each April for the 3 year term; bid to be on a per year basis. Bidder must follow their State of VT Nutrient Management Plan (NMP)

The property is located north of the Town Highway Garage. Sealed bids must be received at the Town Clerk’s office no later than 4:00 pm on May 15th; to be opened at the May 16th Selectboard meeting. For further information, call 285-2101

Posted April 19, 2018





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.  Project must be completed by October 19, 2018. 


Scope:  begins on the East side of Main St at 5276 Main St (north of brook) and runs north approx. 400 ft to the Town Hall.  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, May 15, 2018 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, May 16, 2018 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. 


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
PO Box 82, Franklin, VT 05457

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





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This site was last updated on April 19, 2018.