The Town of Hillsborough is seeking bids from qualified, professional grounds maintenance firms to maintain a neat, uniform appearance on town property and town-owned rights-of-way.
The deadline for receiving bids is 1 p.m. March 28.
The scope of work will include mowing, trimming, edging sidewalks and removing trash, limbs and leaves. The contractor will furnish all materials, labor and equipment necessary.
Work will be performed between 7 a.m. and 6 p.m. Monday through Friday, with any schedule changes approved by the Hillsborough Public Works Department. The 2011 grounds maintenance season will start in April, once a contract is approved. Work typically begins in March and ends in November, depending upon weather.
Copies of the request for bids and draft contract are available at the Town Annex, 137 N. Churton St.
For more information, contact Public Works Supervisor Ken Hines by phone at 919-732-1270 Ext. 78, fax at 919-732-5310 or mail at Public Works Supervisor Ken Hines, Town of Hillsborough, PO Box 429, Hillsborough, NC 27278.