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TOWN OF FLORA
FLORA, INDIANA
WATER SYSTEMS IMPROVEMENTS PROJECT
ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS

Sealed Bids for the construction of the Water Systems Improvements Project will be received, by Town of Flora, at the office of the Clerk-Treasurer, 4
East Main Street, Flora, Indiana 46929, until 10:00 AM ET local time on July
19, 2018, at which time the Bids received will be publicly opened and read.
All interested citizens are invited to attend and should any citizens require special provisions, such as handicapped modifications or non-English translation
personnel, the Town will provide such provisions as long as the request is made
by July 10, 2018.
The Project consists of constructing the following:
Division “A” – Water Treatment Plant
The project includes but is not limited to general improvements to the Town of
Flora’s Water Treatment System and Distribution System. The work includes
replacement of existing high service pumps and well pumps, replacement of vertical pressure filters, new disinfection system, replacement of existing meters
and new customer meter heads. All work is to be completed with equipment in
place and shall include all other work required for the intended operation and for
the completion of the project.
Division “B” – Elevated Storage Tank Improvements
The work includes but is not limited to repairs to the two existing elevated storage tanks including: exterior overcoating, cathodic protection, roof vent, roof railing, sidewall ladder and platform installation, miscellaneous safety
improvements, and all other ancillary components required for a complete and
operational system.
Separate Bids will be received for Division “A” – Water Treatment Plant and for
Division “B” – Elevated Storage Tank Improvements. Bids shall be as shown in
the Bid Form.
The Issuing Office for the Bidding Documents is: Commonwealth Engineers,
Inc., 7256 Company Drive, Indianapolis, IN 46237. Prospective Bidders may
examine the Bidding Documents at the Issuing Office on Mondays through Fridays between the hours of 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., and may obtain copies of the
Bidding Documents from the Issuing Office as described below.
Bidding Documents also may be examined at the office of the Clerk-Treasurer,
4 East Main Street, Flora, Indiana 46929, on Mondays through Fridays between
the hours of 7:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
The Contract Documents, Specifications and Drawings will be provided via the
web-based service of Commonwealth Engineers, Inc. at www.commonwealthengineers.com. The plan holder will receive an email link to the PDF
downloadable documents upon payment of a non-refundable fee of One Hundred and 00/100 Dollars ($100.00) plus 7% sales tax, per project division desired. One set of printed Contract Documents, Specifications and Drawings may be
obtained upon payment of an additional non-refundable fee of Two Hundred
Fifty and 00/100 Dollars ($250.00) plus 7% sales tax for Division A and One
Hundred Fifty and 00/100 Dollars ($150.00) plus 7% sales tax for Division
B, via the web-based service of Commonwealth Engineers, Inc. at www.commonwealthengineers.com. Requests for Contract Documents and Specifications and Drawings must also include a return street address; post office box
numbers are not acceptable.
Contract Documents will not be sold separate from the web-based service (i.e.
All plan holders will be required to purchase through the web-based service).
Partial sets of Contract Documents, Specifications and Drawings are not available. Questions pertaining to this project may be directed to Commonwealth
Engineers, Inc. at (317) 888-1177 or FAX at (317) 887-8641 or email to
rrunge@contactcei.com. Additional questions concerning access to the website may be directed to Commonwealth Engineers, Inc. at (317) 888-1177 or
email to jchipman@contactcei.com.
All addenda, which may be issued for this Project, will only be issued to each
plan holder via email. For those whom also purchase printed Contract Documents, printed addenda will be provided as well. All plan holders shall note, the
printed documents are provided as a courtesy and do not preclude the plan
holder from relying upon the web/email based materials (i.e. delays in mail delivery will not be considered relevant due to all contract document holders access
to materials via web/email).
No refunds will be issued for this project.
The OWNER reserves the right to reject any bid, or all bids, or to accept any bid
or bids, or to make such combination of bids as may seem desirable, and to
waive any and all informalities in bidding. Any bid may be withdrawn prior to the
above scheduled time for the opening of bids or authorized postponement
thereof. Any bid received after the time and date specified shall not be considered. NO bid may be withdrawn after the scheduled closing time for receipt of
bids for at least ninety (90) days.
A pre-bid conference will be held at 10:00 AM local time on June 27, 2018, at
the Town of Flora, 4 East Main Street, Flora, Indiana 46929. Attendance at
the pre-bid conference is highly encouraged but is not mandatory.
Bid security shall be furnished in accordance with the Instructions to Bidders.
A conditional or qualified Bid will not be accepted.
Award will be made to the low, responsive, responsible bidder. The low, responsive, responsible bidder must not be debarred, suspended, or otherwise be
excluded from or ineligible for participation in federally assisted programs under
Executive Order 12549.
All applicable laws, ordinances, and the rules and regulations of all authorities
having jurisdiction over construction of the project shall apply to the project
throughout.
Bids shall be properly and completely executed on bid forms included in the
Specifications. Bids shall include all information requested by Indiana Form 96
(Revised 2010) included with the Specifications. Under Section III of Form 96,
the Bidder shall submit a financial statement. A copy of the proposed Financial
Statement to be submitted with the bid is included in the bid documents section
to these specifications. The Owner may make such investigations as deemed
necessary to determine the ability of the Bidder to perform the work and the Bidder shall furnish to the Owner all such information and data for this purpose as
the Owner may request. The Owner reserves the right to reject any bid if the evidence submitted by, or investigation of, such Bidder fails to satisfy the Owner
that such Bidder is properly qualified to carry out the obligations of the Agreement and to complete the work contemplated therein.
Each Bidder is responsible for inspecting the Project site(s) and for reading
and being thoroughly familiar with the Contract Documents and Specifications.
The failure or omission of any Bidder to do any of the foregoing shall in no way
relieve any Bidder from any obligation with respect to its Bid.
Wage rates on the project shall not be less than the federal wage scale published by the U.S. Department of Labor.
Bidders on this work shall be required to comply with the provisions of the President’s Executive Order No. 11246, as amended. The Bidders shall also comply with the requirements of 41 CFR Part 60 - 4 entitled Construction Contractors
- Affirmative Action Requirements.
The Bidders attention is also called to the “Minority/Women Business Participation” requirements contained in the Project Specifications. The Indiana Office
of Community and Rural Affairs has adopted a State goal of 10% participation
for minority and women owned businesses for construction related or purchase
related contracts for the work.
The Contractor must meet guidelines and practices established by the Indiana
Office of Community and Rural Affairs and appropriate federal regulations including: 1) Executive Order 11246, 2) Section 3 of the Housing and Community
Development Act of 1968, as amended, 3) Certification of Non-Segregated Facilities, 4) OMB Circular A-102, 5) Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, 6) Section 504, Rehabilitation Act of 1973, 7) Age Discrimination Act of 1975, 8)
Executive Order 12138, 9) Conflict of Interest Clause, 10) Retention and Custodial Requirements for Records Clause, 11) Contractors and Subcontractors
Certifications, and others that may be appropriate or necessary.
Contract procurement is subject to the federal regulations contained in the
OMB Circular A-102, Sections B and O and the State of Indiana requirements
contained in IC-36-1-9 and IC-36-1-12.
Any contract(s) awarded under this Advertisement for Bids are expected to be
funded in part by a grant from the Department of Housing and Urban Development, as administered by the Indiana Office of Community and Rural Affairs.
Neither the United States nor any of its departments, agencies or employees is
or will be a party to this Advertisement for Bids or any resulting contract.
Section 746 of Title VII of the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2017 (Division
A - Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related
Agencies Appropriations Act, 2017) and subsequent statutes mandating domestic preference applies an American Iron and Steel requirement to this project. All listed iron and steel products used in this project must be produced in the
United States. The term “iron and steel products” means the following products
made primarily of iron or steel: lined or unlined pipes and fittings, manhole covers and other municipal castings, hydrants, tanks, flanges, pipe clamps and restraints, valves, structural steel, reinforced precast concrete, and construction
materials. The deminimis and minor components waiver apply to this contract.
Owner: Town of Flora
By: Joshua S. Ayres
Title: Town Council President
Date: June 13, 2018
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STATE OF INDIANA DEPARTMENT
OF ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT/ OWQ, NPDES PUBLIC NOTICE NO. 2018-6C-RD; NOTICE
DATE: JUNE 13, 2018; RESPONSE
DUE: JULY 13, 2018. DRAFT RENEWAL: ROCKFIELD REGIONAL
SEWER DISTRICT WWTP, Permit No.
IN0061921, CARROLL COUNTY,
1915 W 650 N, Delphi, IN. This municipal facility discharges 0.030 million
gallons daily of sanitary wastewater
into Rock Creek to Wabash River. Permit Manager: Vanessa Snyder, vsnyder@ idem.in.gov, 317/232-4871.
Public Response/Comments: Written
comments are required, send first
class mail to: IDEM/OWQ/NPDES/PS,
100 N Senate Av (mail code 65/42PS
Rm 1255) Indianapolis, IN 46204, or
Email to the Permit Manager. A copy of
the Draft Permit is also on file with your
local Health Department. Comments/ Public Hearing: IDEM is required, by Rule 327 IAC 5-3.5-5, to
publish this Notice & solicit public comment or requests for Public Hearing.
Visitors are welcome to view the documents at IDEM from 9 - 4, M - F (excluding state holidays; copies 10¢ per
page). All written correspondence
must be postmarked no later than the
Response Due date of this Notice. Notices of subsequent action will ONLY
be sent to persons providing their contact address or Email & cannot be
made to persons who fail to request
such notifications. Public Hearing Determination: IDEM will determine if a
Public Hearing is needed based on the
comments or requests received. All requests must include the following:
name & contact information (address,
phone, E-mail) of the person making
the request & their interest; persons
represented by the person making the
request; the reason for the request;
and the issues proposed for consideration at the Hearing. For your rights &
responsibilities see: Public Participation: http://www.in.gov/idem/5474.htm;
Citizen Guide:
http://www.in.gov/idem/5903.htm.
Please tell others you think would be
interested in this matter.
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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
UPON APPLICATION FOR
VARIANCE BY THE BOARD OF
ZONING APPEALS
OF CARROLL COUNTY

A public hearing will be conducted
by the Board of Zoning Appeals of Carroll County on the 3rd floor of the Carroll County Courthouse at 7:00 p.m. on
June 26, 2018, when the following matter will be considered:
An application for Variance from
Carroll County Zoning Ordinance filed
by Butcher Pork Farm LLC (Adam
Butcher) for property located at 5373
W 100 N to construct post frame building for machinery storage. Article 4,
Section 23, paragraph a of the Zoning
Ordinance requires a 100’ setback to
all structures from any right-of-way line
and/or property line for CFO/CAFO.
The applicant is requesting a 10’ side
setback. It also requires 800’ to a residence which is not met with the proposed structure.
Interested persons are hereby notified to be present at such hearing and
any objections to such applications
must be filed in writing at the office of
Zoning Administrator at the Carroll
County Courthouse at least 7 days before the hearing. Interested persons
desiring to present their views verbally
will also have the opportunity to be
heard at the hearing. Said hearing
may be continued from time to time as
may be necessary.
Carroll County
Board of Zoning Appeals
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STATE OF INDIANA
COUNTY OF CARROLL
IN THE SUPERIOR COURT
CAUSE NO: 08D01-1806-MI-17
IN THE MATTER OF AN APPLICATION FOR AN ORDER
TO BMV TO ISSUE A
CERTIFICATE OF TITLE
SHANE SPENCER, Petitioner
PETITION TO ISSUE A
CERTIFICATE OF TITLE
The above named Petitioner, Shane
Spencer, has filed a verified petition for
an Order to the Indiana Bureau of
Motor Vehicles to issue a Certificate of
Title. The allegations and statements
of fact set forth in the petition are true
and accurate. The Petitioner is the
legal owner of a vehicle described and
identified as follows:
Year: 2013
Make: Chrysler
Model: 200
VIN: 1C3CCBBB0DN690036
The Petitioner has acquired the vehicle by legal means. The original Certificate of Title cannot be obtained by
the Petitioner due to the following reason: vehicle was abandoned on petitioner’s property. I know of no reason
why a Certificate of Title should not be
issued to me as the owner of said vehicle. I affirm the foregoing under
penalties of perjury.
This petition is assigned for hearing
on July 13, 2018, at 9 a.m.
Shane Spencer
9214 N. 1128 W.
Monticello, IN 47960
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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
FOR CHANGE OF ZONING
DISTRICT
CARROLL COUNTY
AREA PLAN COMMISSION
A public hearing will be conducted
by the Carroll County Area Plan Commission on the 3rd floor of the Carroll
County Courthouse (Circuit Court
Room) at 6:00 p.m. on June 26, 2018,
when the following matter will be considered: The County Commissioners have
asked the Plan Commission to amend
the setback distance between a residence and a confined feeding operation from eight hundred (800) feet to
one thousand three hundred and
twenty (1,320) feet. The proposed language changes are posted on the area
plan commission website and may also
be viewed in the office.
Interested persons are hereby notified to be present at such hearing and
any objections to such applications
must be filed in writing at the office of
Zoning Administrator at the Carroll
County Courthouse at least 7 days before the hearing. Interested persons
desiring to present their views verbally
will also have the opportunity to be
heard at the hearing. Said hearing
may be continued from time to time as
may be necessary.
Carroll County
Area Plan Commission
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NOTICE OF UNSUPERVISED
ADMINISTRATION
CAUSE NO. 08C01-1805-EU-21
IN THE CARROLL CIRCUIT
COURT, CARROLL COUNTY,
INDIANA
IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE
OF JUNE M. WOODHOUSE,
DECEASED
Notice is hereby given that Peggy L.
Crum was on the 22nd day of May,
2018, appointed Personal Representative of the Estate of June M. Woodhouse, deceased, who died on the 1st
day of May, 2018.
All persons having claims against
the estate, whether or not now due,
must file the claim in the office of the
Clerk of this Court within three (3)
months from the date of the first publication of this notice, or within nine (9)
months after the decedent’s death,
whichever is earlier, or the claims will
be forever barred.
Dated at Delphi, Indiana, this 24th
day of May, 2018.
Andrea S. Miller
Clerk of the Circuit Court
Carroll County, Indiana
Jeffrey C. Rider
OBEAR, OVERHOLSER, HUFFER
& RIDER, LLC
102 South Union Street
P.O. Box 257
Delphi, Indiana 46923
Telephone (765) 564-3060
Attorney for Personal Representative
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STATE OF INDIANA
IN THE CARROLL CIRCUIT COURT
SS:
DOCKET NO.:
08C01-1801-ES-000002
IN THE MATTER OF THE
SUPERVISED ESTATE OF
KATHERINE HILL, DECEASED
ORDER GRANTING MOTION
FOR CONTINUANCE
Comes now Petitioner, Katherine
Lawson, by counsel, and hereby files
her Motion for Continuance.
The Court, being duly advised in the
premises, now finds that Petitioner’s
Motion is meritorious and should be
granted.
IT IS THEREFORE ORDERED, ADJUDGED AND DECREED that the
Hearing on Petition to Determine Heirship that is currently scheduled for
June 6, 2018, is hereby continued to
July 16, 2018, at 1:30 P.M., in order to
allow Petitioner to comply with notice
requirements.
SO ORDERED on May 31, 2018.
Benjamin Diener
JUDGE, Carroll County Circuit Court
DISTRIBUTION:
Joey Keller Wright
Lisa M. Adler
HARRISON & MOBERLY, LLP
10 West Market Street, Suite 700
Indianapolis, Indiana 46204
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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
UPON APPLICATION
FOR APPEAL OF DECISION
BY THE BOARD OF
ZONING APPEALS
OF CARROLL COUNTY

A public hearing will be conducted
by the Board of Zoning Appeals of Carroll County on the 3rd floor of the Carroll County Courthouse at 7:00 p.m. on
June 26, 2018, when the following matter will be considered:
An Appeal of Decision of the zoning
administrator for issuance of the Improvement Location Permit for Super
Pig LLC, 1811 E 800 S, Frankfort, IN.
Rex Meadal (appellant) has filed the
appeal based on the fact the IDEM
construction permit is under appeal
and questions regarding state statutes.
Interested persons are hereby notified to be present at such hearing and
any objections to such applications
must be filed in writing at the office of
Zoning Administrator at the Carroll
County Courthouse at least 7 days before the hearing. Interested persons
desiring to present their views verbally
will also have the opportunity to be
heard at the hearing. Said hearing
may be continued from time to time as
may be necessary.
Carroll County
Board of Zoning Appeals
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