January 06, 2020


The Town of Wise, Virginia is accepting sealed bids from qualified vendors for striping of various roads. The successful bidder must furnish all equipment, labor, and materials to mark streets as directed by the Town. All pavement markings shall be installed in accordance with latest standards for permanent marking as specified in the Virginia Department of Transportation Handbook on Road & Bridge Specifications. The Town plans to mark approximately 112,500 LF with yellow paint and 107,500 LF with white paint. In addition, bidders are requested to include a price for marking of turn arrows, stop bars, cross walks, words, and parking spaces. The Town may elect to award a contract for all of the “Additive Bid Items”, some of the “Additive Bid Items”, or none of the “Additive Bid Items”.

Anyone interested in viewing the job sites may schedule an appointment by phoning Danny Stidham at (276) 328-6119. Pavement marking for streets with new asphalt overlays shall be completed within forty-eight hours of a notice to proceed or as soon thereafter as weather permits. All remaining pavement striping must be completed no later than May 1, 2020. Bids will be publicly opened on Wednesday, February 12, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. in Council Chambers of the Wise Municipal Building at 501 West Main Street, Wise, Virginia 24293. All bids must be submitted on official Town bid forms and addressed to Beverly C. Owens, Town Manager, PO Box 1100, Wise, VA 24293. Envelopes must be sealed and marked “BID FOR FY 20 PAVEMENT STRIPING”. Faxed bids will not be accepted. The Town of Wise reserves the right to reject any or all bids and to waive informalities if it appears in the best interests of the Town to do so.
MBE/WBE/SBE firms are encouraged to submit bids. Bidders must comply with the following; President's Executive Order 11246 prohibiting discrimination in employment regarding race, color, creed, sex, or national origin; President's Executive Orders 12138 and 11625 regarding utilization of MBE/WBE firms; and the Civil Rights Act of 1964. The Town of Wise is an equal opportunity provider and employer.