Background informationProject Created: April 28, 2010
Chelsea MA (USA) Grass Cutting
Year in Operation:
Other Government Building
Repositioning of Existing Facility
One in a series of single fiscal year contracts for weekly (in season) mowing and trimming of all the City's parks, memorials, and green space. Each single year contract is extendable for two additional one year terms, at discretion of City. Three (3) large parks, seven (7) smaller parks and playgrounds, other enumerated open space, plus grass at three (3) municipal buildings. 27 weeks assumed.
Delivery Method as described in the country where it's located:
Operations & Maintenance
Is the project still active:
Invitation for Bid -- pure O&M for grasscutting. Performance Bond in full amount of the contract price required. Firm fixed unit prices for each area, payable per cut.
United States of America
Souces of Project Support (Non-monetary)
No sources of support selected!
Souces of Project Support (Monetary)
From Public (Government) Sources to Producers
Direct Cash Support: Out of appropriated funds.
Project Delivery & Finance Method
All Public Finance. Public Sponsor contracts for long term operations and maintenance of an existing facility, including non-capital repairs.
Qualifications Based Selection
Request for Qualifications
Request for Proposals
Invitation for Bids
Term for Key Components & Forms of Contract
Operations and Maintenance (If Privately Contracted)
IFB format regularly used by the City of Chelsea for focused services. The IFB includes a complete specification of the services, a grass cutting schedule for the identified areas, and a mandatory bid form. The Specification in cludes the required contract provisions, that are in compliance with applicable procurement laws of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.