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Notice of Public Meetings and Announcements

07/11/2019: NOTICE OF PROPOSED RATE CHANGE BY AUBURN ELECTRIC

Notice is hereby given to customers of the City of Auburn’s municipally-owned electric utility and other interested persons that the City of Auburn, Indiana in accordance with Ordinance No. 2016-04 approving and adopting the modification to the two-part tracker included in the rates and charges for services rendered by the Auburn Municipal Electric Department (“Utility”), and the Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission's Order in Cause No 44774, authorizes the use of the following incremental changes in Wholesale Power Cost Tracking Factors:

  • Demand Metered Tariffs to increases from $0.004359 to $0.008960 per kWh.
  • Energy Only Metered Tariffs to increase from $0.006629 to $0.013091 per kWh.

This rate change is based solely upon changes in the cost of power and energy purchased by the Utility from its wholesale electricity supplier American Electric Power and is computed in accordance with Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission’s Order in Cause No. 44774, approved July 18, 2016, and as directed by Commission staff.

Specifically, the tracker recovers costs associated with the usage beginning August 2019.  The Utility made a tracker filing with the Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission for approval of this rate change.  If the filing is approved by the Commission, the change in rates will take effect for bills to be rendered beginning with the September 2019 billing cycle. Any objection to the filing should be directed to either of the following:

Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission
PNC Center
101 W. Washington Street, Suite 1500 East
Indianapolis, IN 46204-3407

Office of Utility Consumer Counselor
PNC Center
115 W. Washington Street, Suite 1500 South
Indianapolis, IN 46204-340

 

06/19/2019: ORDINANCE AMENDING/ADDING PROVISIONS TO CITY TRAFFIC CODE

Notice is hereby given to the citizens of the City of Auburn, DeKalb County, Indiana, that the Common Council will conduct a Public Hearing at 6:00 P.M. on the 2nd day of July 2019, in the City Hall Council Chambers, 206 East Ninth Street, Auburn, Indiana to discuss Ordinance 2019-09 An Ordinance Amending and Adding Provisions to Chapters 75 and 76 of the Auburn City Traffic Code. 

A copy of proposed Ordinance 2019-09 is on file in the Office of the Clerk-Treasurer at 210 East Ninth Street, Auburn, Indiana and is available for public inspection.  Any written comments should be submitted to the Clerk's Office before the hearing.  Any citizens appearing at the hearing shall have the right to be heard.

The City of Auburn, DeKalb County, Indiana will provide reasonable accommodations to people with disabilities. We invite any person with special needs to contact the ADA Coordinator, PO Box 506, Auburn, Indiana at least 72 hours before scheduled meetings to discuss any special accommodations that may be necessary.

Dated this 19th day of June 2019

Patricia M. Miller
Clerk-Treasurer
City of Auburn, Indiana

Utilities: Legal Bid Notices

05/11/2019: NOTICE TO BIDDERS - RIEKE PARK TRAIL IMPROVEMENTS PROJECT

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the City of Auburn, Indiana, by and through its Board of Public Works & Safety, hereinafter referred to as the Owner, will receive sealed bid proposals for the

Rieke Park Trail Improvements Project

Project will have a construction start date of July 8, 2019, completion date of November 1, 2019. The new Rieke Park Trail is a new 8 foot wide asphalt trail that is approximately 2,114 linear feet and will begin on Indiana Avenue directly across from the existing YMCA soccer field trail. This new trail will continue to the east from Indiana Avenue and curve to the north behind the Rieke Lodge and then back South where it will then continue East to follow along the South side of the Rieke Pond to where it ties into the existing Rieke Trail. This new trail will consist of new construction of 6 inch limestone sub-base with 1 foot wide limestone shoulders on each side of the 8 foot wide asphalt trail. The asphalt trail will consist of 3 ¾ inch thickness of asphalt. This project also consists of clearing and de-brushing, removal and re-installation of 4 existing park benches, 70 linear feet of 4 inch perforated flex under-drain pipe, 20 linear feet of 6 inch PVC SDR35 pipe, one concrete bulkhead pier foundation (for a Parks Department floating fishing pier), one ADA ramp, one collapsible hinged bollard, transverse paint markings on Indiana Avenue and all grass restoration. Improvements will also be made to the existing Rieke Trail located between North Street and Betz road and which is approximately 6,200 feet long. The existing Rieke Trail is an existing 9 ½ foot to 12 ½ foot wide asphalt binder trail with an average width of 11 ½ feet. This project will consist of approximately 285 square yards of trail sub-base repair areas consisting of saw cutting asphalt, excavation of asphalt, stone sub-base, tree roots and soils. Then installation of new 1 ¼ inch thickness of HMA Modified Surface will be placed over the entire existing trail. The project will also consist of installing three (3) 1 inch high steel riser rings on existing manhole castings and installing three (3) collapsible hinged bollards.

General plans and bidding documents will be available by contacting the City of Auburn Engineering Department located at 210 S. Cedar Street, 2nd Floor, Auburn, Indiana, 46706. Contact Daryl McConnell at 260-925-8264, extension 1402 (dkmcconnell(at)ci.auburn.in.us).

Bids will be received by the City of Auburn, Clerk Treasurers Office, at 210 East Ninth Street, Auburn, IN 46706 until 10:00 am, Tuesday, June 11, 2019. Bid opening to immediately follow in the Auburn City Council Chambers located at 206 East Ninth Street, Auburn, Indiana.  All bids shall be in sealed envelopes bearing the Project title, “City of Auburn Rieke Park Trails Improvements”, and include the name and address of the bidder. All bids shall include Contractor Bid Form, fully completed and executed Contractor’s Bid for Public Work – Form 96, IRS Form W-9, E-Verify of Work Eligibility Status, Affidavit Concerning Employment of Unauthorized Aliens and Affidavit Concerning Investment Activities in Iran. Contractor must also submit with the bid, a Bid Bond or a Cashier’s check made payable to the CITY OF AUBURN, INDIANA, for five percent (5%) of the bid. All bid bonds must clearly define the name, address, telephone number and fax number of the insuring company PLUS the same information for the agent PLUS proof that the insurance company and the agent are licensed to do business in the State of Indiana. Contractor must also submit copy of Valid Certificates of Qualification for Public Works Projects per IC 4-13.6-4 or IC 8-23-10 as Applicable. Required Only for Contract Award Greater Than or Equal to $300,000.  Applies to all contractor tiers as defined by IC 5-16-13.  Excludes suppliers as defined by IC 4-13.6-1-20. Bidders are responsible for the timely delivery of their bids which shall consist of one (1) original and one (1) copy of the complete bid package submittal for all items discussed above or Contractor’s bid will be rejected.

All bids timely received shall be publicly opened and read aloud by the City of Auburn Clerk Treasurer immediately following the bid date and time in the Auburn City Council Chambers located at 210 East Ninth Street, Auburn, Indiana.

Bid proposals will be presented to the Board of Public Works & Safety for acceptance and award at a public meeting of the Board of Works & Safety at 9:00 am on Thursday, June 13, 2019 in the Auburn City Council Chambers located at 210 East Ninth Street, Auburn, Indiana.

The City of Auburn will make reasonable accommodations to people with disabilities. Any person with special needs should contact the ADA Coordinator, Bill Brandon at (260)925-6455 or the Clerk-Treasurer’s Office at (260)925-6450 at least 72 hours before the scheduled meeting to discuss necessary special accommodations.

Dated this 9th day of May 2019.

ATTEST: Patricia M. Miller, Clerk-Treasurer

05/11/2019: NOTICE TO BIDDERS - NORTH STREET MILL 7 OVERLAY PROJECT

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the City of Auburn, Indiana, by and through its Board of Public Works & Safety, hereinafter referred to as the Owner, will receive sealed bid proposals for the

North Street Mill & Overlay Project

Project will have a construction start date of July 8, 2019 and a completion date of November 1, 2019. Project begins 40 feet west of the intersection centerline of North Street and Grandstaff Drive and ends 170 feet east of the intersection centerline of North Street and Indiana Avenue, with an average pavement width of 39 feet and a length of 2,870 feet totaling 13,243 square yards.

Projects consists of milling approximately 11,900 square yards of existing concrete street pavement at a depth of 1-1/2 inches along with milling of approximately 300 square yards of existing asphalt street pavement at a depth of 1-1/4 inches. A 24” wide self-adhering waterproofing joint membrane will then be applied to approximately 13,000 linear feet of existing concrete pavement joints and cracks prior to overlaying with new asphalt binder and surface at a depth of 2-3/4 inches. Also included in this project will be removal and replacement of the following: 210 square yards of concrete street pavement, 420 linear feet of concrete curb and gutter, 85 square yards of concrete sidewalk, 7 concrete ADA ramps at 50 square yards, 45 square yards of concrete drive approach, paint striping and all grass restoration.    

General plans and bidding documents will be available by contacting the City of Auburn Engineering Department located at 210 S. Cedar Street, 2nd Floor, Auburn, Indiana, 46706. Contact Daryl McConnell at 260-925-8264, extension 1402 (dkmcconnell(at)ci.auburn.in.us).

Bids will be received by the City of Auburn, Clerk Treasurers Office, at 210 East Ninth Street, Auburn, IN 46706 until 10:00 am, Tuesday, June 11, 2019. Bid opening to immediately follow in the Auburn City Council Chambers located at 206 East Ninth Street, Auburn, Indiana.  All bids shall be in sealed envelopes bearing the Project title, “City of Auburn North Street Mill & Overlay”, and include the name and address of the bidder. All bids shall include Contractor Bid Form, fully completed and executed Contractor’s Bid for Public Work – Form 96, IRS Form W-9, E-Verify of Work Eligibility Status, Affidavit Concerning Employment of Unauthorized Aliens and Affidavit Concerning Investment Activities in Iran.  Contractor must also submit with the bid, a Bid Bond or a Cashier’s check made payable to the CITY OF AUBURN, INDIANA, for five percent (5%) of the bid. All bid bonds must clearly define the name, address, telephone number and fax number of the insuring company PLUS the same information for the agent PLUS proof that the insurance company and the agent are licensed to do business in the State of Indiana. Contractor must also submit copy of Valid Certificates of Qualification for Public Works Projects per IC 4-13.6-4 or IC 8-23-10 as Applicable.  Required Only for Contract Award Greater Than or Equal to $300,000. Applies to all contractor tiers as defined by IC 5-16-13. Excludes suppliers as defined by IC 4-13.6-1-20. Bidders are responsible for the timely delivery of their bids which shall consist of one (1) original and one (1) copy of the complete bid package submittal for all items discussed above or Contractor’s bid will be rejected.

All bids timely received shall be publicly opened and read aloud by the City of Auburn Clerk Treasurer immediately following the bid date and time in the Auburn City Council Chambers located at 210 East Ninth Street, Auburn, Indiana.

Bid proposals will be presented to the Board of Public Works & Safety for acceptance and award at a public meeting of the Board of Works & Safety at 9:00 am on Thursday, June 13, 2019 in the Auburn City Council Chambers located at 210 East Ninth Street, Auburn, Indiana.

The City of Auburn will make reasonable accommodations to people with disabilities. Any person with special needs should contact the ADA Coordinator, Bill Brandon at (260)925-6455 or the Clerk-Treasurer’s Office at (260)925-6450 at least 72 hours before the scheduled meeting to discuss necessary special accommodations.

Dated this 9th day of May, 2019.

ATTEST:

Patricia M. Miller, Clerk-Treasurer

05/10/2019: NOTICE TO BIDDERS - TOURING DRIVE RECONSTRUCTION 7TH STREET TO 15TH STREET PROJECT

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the City of Auburn, Indiana, by and through its Board of Public Works & Safety, hereinafter referred to as the Owner, will receive sealed bid proposals for the

Touring Drive Reconstruction 7th Street to 15th Street Project.

Project will have a construction start date of July 8, 2019 and a completion date of November 1, 2019.  Project will begin 50 feet south of the south right of way of 7th Street (State Road 8) and end at the north right of way of 15th Street. Project will consists of total reconstruction of approximately 840 linear feet of street pavement at varying widths from 37 feet to 46 feet for a total of 3,600 square yards, with pavement section to be 5-1/2 inches of asphalt on 12 inches of limestone base throughout and including placement of approximately 1,700 linear feet of 4 inch perforated flex under-drain pipe. Night-time asphalt paving may be utilized for surface asphalt installation. Also included is the removal and replacement of the following items: 2 storm manholes, 1 storm catch basin, approximately 315 square yards of concrete sidewalk, 10 square yards of concrete ADA ramp, 580 linear feet of concrete curb and gutter, 50 linear feet of 2’ wide concrete center curb, paint striping and all grass restoration.

General plans and bidding documents will be available by contacting the City of Auburn Engineering Department located at 210 S. Cedar Street, 2nd Floor, Auburn, Indiana, 46706. Contact Daryl McConnell at 260-925-8264, extension 1402 (dkmcconnell(at)ci.auburn.in.us).

Bids will be received by the City of Auburn, Clerk Treasurers Office, at 210 East Ninth Street, Auburn, IN 46706 until 10:00 am, Tuesday, June 11, 2019. Bid opening to immediately follow in the Auburn City Council Chambers located at 206 East Ninth Street, Auburn, Indiana.  All bids shall be in sealed envelopes bearing the Project title, “City of Auburn Touring Drive Reconstruction 7th Street to 15th Street”, and include the name and address of the bidder. All bids shall include Contractor Bid Form, fully completed and executed Contractor’s Bid for Public Work – Form 96, IRS Form W-9, E-Verify of Work Eligibility Status, Affidavit Concerning Employment of Unauthorized Aliens and Affidavit Concerning Investment Activities in Iran. Contractor must also submit with the bid, a Bid Bond or a Cashier’s check made payable to the CITY OF AUBURN, INDIANA, for five percent (5%) of the bid. All bid bonds must clearly define the name, address, telephone number and fax number of the insuring company PLUS the same information for the agent PLUS proof that the insurance company and the agent are licensed to do business in the State of Indiana. Contractor must also submit copy of Valid Certificates of Qualification for Public Works Projects per IC 4-13.6-4 or IC 8-23-10 as Applicable. Required Only for Contract Award Greater Than or Equal to $300,000.  Applies to all contractor tiers as defined by IC 5-16-13.  Excludes suppliers as defined by IC 4-13.6-1-20. Bidders are responsible for the timely delivery of their bids which shall consist of one (1) original and one (1) copy of the complete bid package submittal for all items discussed above or Contractor’s bid will be rejected.

All bids timely received shall be publicly opened and read aloud by the City of Auburn Clerk Treasurer immediately following the bid date and time in the Auburn City Council Chambers located at 210 East Ninth Street, Auburn, Indiana.

Bid proposals will be presented to the Board of Public Works & Safety for acceptance and award at a public meeting of the Board of Works & Safety at 9:00 am on Thursday, June 13, 2019 in the Auburn City Council Chambers located at 210 East Ninth Street, Auburn, Indiana.

The City of Auburn will make reasonable accommodations to people with disabilities. Any person with special needs should contact the ADA Coordinator, Bill Brandon at (260)925-6455 or the Clerk-Treasurer’s Office at (260)925-6450 at least 72 hours before the scheduled meeting to discuss necessary special accommodations.

Dated this 9th day of May 2019.

ATTEST:

Patricia M. Miller, Clerk-Treasurer

 
 

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