Chillicothe City Council members approved the following bids during their regular meeting last week.
Chillicothe City Council members approved the following bids during their regular meeting last week. • Mowing services – Graber Outdoor Services. The bid is for supplying mowing services for cede enforcement purposes and for mowing services for Gravesville Park and/or Mills Park, if needed, as directed by the parks director. The bid, approved unanimously by the council, is for $30 per hour. Graber Outdoor Services was the lowest of two bids received. • Sidewalk Concrete – Penny’s Concrete Inc., (PCI). The bid is for providing concrete material for the city sidewalks improvement program. The bid, approved unanimously by the council, is for $99.10 per cubic yard, Penny’s submitted the lowest of two bids. The higher bid was $111.40. • Gasoline – MFA Oil Company. The bid is for bulk oil, fuel, and self-service pump regular, unleaded and diesel fuel and associated services required by vehicles used by the police, fire, ambulance, golf course, street and park department. MFA’s bid was the only bid submitted and was unanimously approved by the council. • Farming – Wheeling Farms, LLC. The bid is for cash farming operations for one year on approximately 137 acres, located on the 170-acre tract of the city of Chillicothe Industrial Park, south of Highway 36. Three bids were submitted, ranging from $95 per acre to $187 per acre. Council members unanimously approved the high bid, which amounts to a total bid of $25,619.