Borough Offices: 308 Locust Street,
Columbia, PA 17512
Phone: 717-684-2467

Sealed Bids Wanted

Sealed bids for S. 8th Street CDBG Phase 3 Improvements will be received online via the PennBid Program ( by Columbia Borough until 10:00 AM (prevailing time), on Monday, October 8, 2018.

The bids will be available to view on PennBid’s website at 11:00 AM (prevailing time), same date and awarded to the lowest qualified and responsible bidder at the meeting of Columbia Borough Council, held at 308 Locust Street, at 7:00 pm on Monday, October 8, 2018.

Copies of the bidding documents for S. 8th Street CDBG Phase 3 Improvements are available online and at no cost at

A bid bond by acceptable surety or a certified check made payable to Columbia Borough in the amount of five percent (5%) of the maximum bid must be provided by each bidder with their bid.

Notice is hereby given to bidders that construction of this project is being funded, in part, by a federal grant provided to Lancaster County from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and is subject to the Davis Bacon Act of March 3, 1931, as amended.  Wages must be paid by contractors according to the U.S. Department’s Wage Decision included in the specifications.  All bidders must also comply with the requirements of Section 3 of the Housing and Urban Development Act of 1968; the Executive Order of 11246 or any other order which prohibits discrimination in employment.  All bidders are advised that an executed Attachment B from the Section 3 Action Plan included in the specifications must be submitted or the bid will be rejected as non-responsive.

Qualified Minority and Women Owned Businesses (MBE/WBE) are encouraged to respond to the Invitation to Bid.

Bidders should refer to federal and state statutes, rules and regulations dealing with the prevention of environmental pollution and the preservation of public and natural resources pursuant to PA Act No. 1972-247.

Columbia Borough reserves the right to accept any bid or reject any or all bids.

Columbia Borough

Ron Miller, Public Works Director

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