Request For Proposals For Demolition Of 192-194 East Broadway

November 18, 2020

The City of Salem is seeking quotes  for the demolition of 192-194 East Broadway aka the Benjamin Griscom Homestead Residence Broadway Historic District (SR: 12/9/1991) and commonly referred to as Jack’s Men’s Store in the City of Salem, Salem County, New Jersey.

This is the second request for this project. The lowest quote received after the first public notice, substantially exceeded the City of Salem’s appropriation for demolition.

Forms and specifications are on file at the office of the City Clerk, Ben Angeli at 17 New Market St., Salem, N.J.  08079. All proposals shall be submitted by using the specified forms and delivered to the City Clerk in a sealed envelope marked “Proposals for demolition of 192-194 East Broadway” no later than December 10, 2020 at 11:00 AM.

The City of Salem reserves the right to consider the quotes for sixty (60) days after the receipt thereof, and further reserves the right to reject any or all proposals either in whole or in part and also to waive any informality and make such awards or take action as may be in the best interest of the City of Salem.

The award of the contract shall be made subject to the availability of necessary moneys to do the work.  Award based upon informal quotations shall be awarded based upon the proposal that is most advantageous, price and other factors considered. The contract shall further be subjected to the securing of necessary State, Federal or Local permits governing the work, which shall be the responsibility of the contractor performing the work.

The successful contractor shall be required to comply with the requirements of N.J.S.A. 10:5-31 et. seq., N.J.A.C. 17:27 (Affirmative Action), P.L. 1963. C150 (New Jersey Prevailing Wage Act) as applicable, and Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (42 U.S.C. 12101, et.seq.), N.J.S.A. 52:32-44 and shall submit proof of the same, along with any subcontractor used for the project.