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The RDEK currently has the following Tenders/Request for Proposals available for bid. The Request for Proposals are also issued electronically through BC Bid at www.bcbid.gov.bc.ca. All addenda, amendments or further information will be published on the BC Bid website.

Request for Proposals

Regional Agriculture Liaison Services (RALS) Technical Extension

The Regional Districts of East Kootenay, Central Kootenay and Kootenay Boundary have partnered with Columbia Basin Trust to engage expertise to provide the agricultural sector with technical extension support.  The objective is to ensure producers can access prompt and useful technical advice and to identify producers’ common educational needs and methods for delivering the training.
The geographic area served will cover the three regional districts and jurisdictions in the Columbia Basin.

Click to view RFP Information here.

Map of Geographic Scope

For further information, contact Michele Bates, Planner at (250) 489-2791, toll free at
1-888-478-7335 or mbates@rdek.bc.ca.

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

2:00pm MT

Invitation to Tender

SEALED TENDERS marked, “Tender – Operation of the Columbia Valley Landfill” will be received by the Solid Waste Superintendent, Environmental Services, Regional District of East Kootenay, 19 – 24th Avenue South, Cranbrook BC  V1C 3H8 until 2:00 pm local time on April 25, 2017. Tenders received after the specified time will be returned unopened to the Bidder.

The Contract Documents including Bid Forms will be available on BC Bid on March 20, 2017.

A site meeting is scheduled for Thursday April 6, 2017 at 1 pm. The meeting will be held at the Columbia Valley Landfill 1884 Windermere Loop Rd, Windermere BC.

TENDERS Must be Accompanied By:

• a bid security deposit in the amount of $100,000.00
(Certified Cheque or Irrevocable Letter of Credit).

The successful bidder shall be required to provide a BANK IRREVOCABLE LETTER OF CREDIT, in the amount of 50% of the total of the first year of the contract, valid for the life of the contract.

The Regional District reserves the right to arbitrarily accept or reject any or all bids and to waive irregularities at its own discretion. Without limiting the generality of the foregoing the Regional District reserves the right to arbitrarily reject any bid submitted by a contractor that has a disputed account against or due by the Regional District or against whom the Regional District has a disputed account. The lowest or any bid will not necessarily be accepted and the Regional District reserves the right to negotiate terms and conditions with the successful Bidder.

Jim Penson, Solid Waste Superintendent
Environmental Services
Regional District of East Kootenay


Tuesday, April 25, 2017

2:00pm MT


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