Public Notices - July 26, 2014

Issue #30
Fri, 08/08/2014 - 6:55pm

Public Notice

Electric Utilities Task Group

Monday, July 28, 2014

Town Hall, Old Town Road

12:30 p.m.

1.     Public Input

2.     Approve minutes June 23, 2014

3.     Deepwater Update

4.     Discuss and act on timeline of potential Rate Case/Regulatory Proceedings related to  Deepwater Wind

5.     Discuss and act on funding available from RI Office of Energy Resources Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative

6.     Discuss and act on RUS High Cost grant program

7.     Review BIPCo FY 2013 financial data

8.     Discuss potential for burying power lines

9.     Presentation of Peter Marte of Hannah Solar on solar power for Block Island

Individuals requesting services for the deaf and hard of hearing must call (401) 466-3200 forty-eight hours in advance of the meeting date. TTY: 711 Posted: 7/24/14



Public Notice


Separate sealed Bids will be received by the Town of New Shoreham, Block Island, RI for the Design/Build Services for the New Restroom Facility at Ball O’Brien Park on or before 1:00 P.M. on AUGUST 18, 2014 at the office of the Town Manager, Town Hall, Old Town Road, Block Island, Rhode Island and will be opened and read in public.

Specifications for the Design/Build Services for the New Restroom Facility at Ball O’Brien Park may be obtained at the office of the Town Manager, Town Hall, Old Town Road, Newa Shoreham, RI between the hours of 8:30 A.M. and 4:00 P.M., Monday through Friday, after JULY 21, 2014 at the office of James J. Geremia & Associates, Inc., 272 West Exchange St., Suite 201, Providence, RI 02903.

All Bids must be submitted and clearly marked:


Bids must be enclosed in an opaque envelope addressed to:

Town Manager

Town Hall

P.O. Drawer 220

Block Island, Rhode Island   02807

No Bidder may withdraw his Bid within ninety (90) days after the scheduled closing time for receipt of Bid.

The Town of New Shoreham reserves the right to reject any/all Bids, waive any informalities in the Bids received, and to accept the Bid deemed most favorable to the interest of the Town.

Individuals requesting interpreter services for the hearing impaired must notify the Town Clerk (401-466-3200) three (3) business days prior to the Bid opening.

Minority business enterprises as defined by R.I. General Laws Section 37-14.1-3 shall have the maximum opportunity to participate in the performance of Subcontracts performed under this agreement.  The Contractor will take all reasonable steps in accordance with the regulations promulgated under Chapter 37-14.1 of the Rhode Island General Laws to ensure that minority business enterprises have the maximum opportunity to compete for and perform subcontracts under this agreement.

Date: July 18, 2014

Nancy O. Dodge

Town Manager

New Shoreham, RI