ADVERTISEMENT/INVITATION FOR BIDS
REQUEST FOR SEALED PROPOSALS
PROJECT: City of Alton – Contract – Labor for Mowing of Weedy Lots
DESCRIPTION: Work will consist of the mowing of weedy lots, rights of
way, alleys, and the removal of trash and brush from lots
within the City of Alton.
PROPOSAL DUE DATE: November 21, 2014
TIME: 10:00 A.M.
The City of Alton will receive sealed bids for the Contract-Labor for Mowing of
Weedy Lots until 10:00 a.m. on Friday, November 21, 2014 addressed to the City
of Alton in the office of the city manager, Alton City Hall, 509 S. Alton Blvd., Alton,
Texas 78573. The bids will be publicly opened and read aloud as near as practical
after 10:00 a.m. on the date of submittal at the Alton City Hall. Bids received
after closing time will be returned unopened.
Bid/Contract Documents, can be downloaded from the City of Alton web page
address: www.alton-tx.gov, or you may obtain copies of same by contacting the
office of: JEFF UNDERWOOD, ASSISTANT CITY MANAGER, LOCATED AT
509 S. ALTON BOULEVARD, ALTON, TX 78573 by calling (956) 432-0760 or by
e-mailing your request to the following e-mail address: jeff.underwood@alton-tx.
A pre-bid conference will be conducted by the Owner on Wednesday, November
12, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. The pre-bid conference shall be conducted at the City of
Alton City Hall office located at, 509 S. Alton Boulevard, Alton, Texas 78573.
Equal Opportunity in Employment – All qualified applicants will receive consideration
for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, handicap or
national origin. Bidders on this work will be required to comply with the President’s
Executive Order No. 11246, as amended by Executive Order 11275, and
as supplemented in Department of Labor regulations 41 CFR Part 60.
The City of Alton is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.
The City of Alton reserves the right to reject any or all bids or to waive any informality
in the bidding. In case of ambiguity or lack of clearness in stating prices in
any bid, the Owner reserves the right to consider the most advantageous construction
thereof or to reject the bid. The contract will be awarded to the lowest
Bids may be held by the City of Alton for a period not to exceed 60 days from the
date of the bid opening for the purpose of reviewing the bids and investigating the
bidder’s qualifications prior to the contract award.
The City of Alton will hold a public hearing on Monday,
November 24, 2014 at 5:30 p.m. at the City Hall Chambers
located at 509 S. Alton Boulevard to consider the following
Si desea información en español, llame al departamento de
Planeación de la Ciudad de Alton, (956) 432-0760.
CONDITIONAL USE PERMITS:
Roberto Farias, d.b.a. Farias Store & Meat Market is
requesting a Conditional Use Permit to obtain a Wine and
Beer Retailer’s Off-Premise Permit at 2201 W. Main Avenue,
also legally described as Lot 5, Hill-Top Subdivision, Alton,
Hidalgo County, Texas.
Patricia Valdez is requesting a Conditional Use Permit to
operate a child care center at 412 S. Inspiration Blvd., also
legally described as the N94.47′ of Lot 39-1, 2.47AC GR
2.43AC NET, West Addition to Sharyland Subdivision, Alton,
Hidalgo County, Texas.
The public is invited to attend and express support for or
opposition to these applications. You may also file written
support or opposition by 12:00 noon on December 9, 2014,
for the Planning and Zoning and the City Commission.
For additional information, contact Jeff Underwood, Assistant
City Manager at (956) 432-0760.
The Planning and Zoning Commission will hold a Regular
Meeting on November 19, 2014 at 5:00 p.m. at the City Hall
Council Chambers, 1201 East 8th Street, Mission, Texas
in order to consider the following:
Rezoning: 33.47 acres out of Lot 24-3 & 27.97 acres out of
Lot 24-4, West Addition to Sharyland Subdivision, from (R-1)
Single Family Residential to (P) Public Zone; Rezoning: The
East 1 acre of the West 6 acres of the North 16.65 acres of
the South 21.65 acres of Lot 195, John H. Shary Subdivision,
from (AO-I) Agricultural Open Interim to (R-3) Multi-Family
Residential; Rezoning: Lot 7, Block 119, Mission Original Townsite
Subdivision, from (R-1) Single Family Residential to (C-3)
General Business; and Rezoning: Lot 3, R &E Subdivision,
from (R-1) Single Family Residential to (C-3) General
Business Abandonment of right-of-way easement on a 1.93 acre
tract out of a 2.18 acres tract out of Lot 19-3, West Addition
to Sharyland Subdivision, as requested by Mission Real
If a zoning is amended during the public hearing, it shall be
pursuant to the City of Mission’s Amendatory Zone Policy
Statement. Anyone interested is invited to attend.
Anna Carrillo, City Secretary
Company Name: Family Dollar Stores, Inc.
Billing Address: P.O. Box 1017, Attn: Tax and Licensing Department,
Charlotte, NC 28201-1017
Application has been made with the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission
for Wine and Beer Retailer’s Off-Premise Permits by Family Dollar Stores of
Texas LLC d/b/a Family Dollar Store #5904, located at 90 W. Expressway 83,
Sullivan City, Hidalgo County, Texas 78595.
Officers of said Limited Liability Company are:
Howard R. Levine, Chairman, CEO and Director
Jason Reiser, Executive VP – Chief Merchandising Officer
Barry W. Sullivan, Executive VP – Store Operations
Mary A. Winston, Executive VP – Chief Financial Officer
Robert L. Rogers, Senior VP – Real Estate
James C. Snyder Jr., Senior VP – General Counsel and Secretary
Bryan E. Venberg, Senior VP – Human Resources
Jonathan E. Broz, VP – Assistant General Counsel and Assistant Secretary
Erik D. Gast, VP – Controller
Jose M. Luis, VP – Real Estate Development
Beth R. MacDonald, VP – Assistant General Counsel and Assistant Secretary
Thomas E. Schoenheit, VP – Assistant General Counsel and Assistant
David R. Styka, VP – Finance and Treasurer