INVITATION TO BID WHITEHALL PUBLIC SCHOOLS WHITEHALL, MONTANA VARSITY GYM BLEACHER PROJECT Whitehall Public Schools will receive sealed bids until 3:00 p.m., current Mountain Time, October 28th, 2019, for varsity gym bleachers. All bids should be mailed and received or delivered by the above time to the office of Hannah Nieskens, Superintendent, Whitehall Public Schools, 1 Yellowstone Trail, Whitehall, Montana 59759. Bidders shall clearly mark the envelope "SEALED BID WHITEHALL VARSITY GYM BLEACHER PROJECT". Bids will be opened and read publicly at 3:00p.m. The work consists of removing the existing varsity gym bleachers and supplying and installing new varsity gym bleachers. Project specifications will be available for review by qualified bidders at the Whitehall Public Schools district office. A bidder pre-inspection and Q&A session will be held at 10:45 a.m., current Mountain Time, on the 11th day of October, 2019, at 1 Yellowstone Trail, Whitehall, MT 59759. Bids must be accompanied by a bidder's bond equal to ten percent (10%) of the total bid, as defined by state law. No bidder may withdraw his bid for at least thirty (30) days after the scheduled time of bid receipt. The successful bidder will furnish an approved Performance Bond and Labor and Material Payment Bond in the amount of one hundred percent (100%) of the contract. The Contractor shall comply with all fair labor practices and must meet the requirements of all local, state, and federal statutes include prevailing wage and hiring preferences. Each bidder and Contractor is required to have a current and valid Montana Contractor's Registration and Montana Contractor's License, as applicable, in the proper classification for the work bid, and such registration and license must remain valid throughout the period of the contract. Whitehall Public Schools reserves the right to reject any and/or all bids, to waive any and/or all informalities or technicalities, and to act in the best interest of the Whitehall Public Schools. By Order of Board of Trustees of Whitehall Public Schools, Whitehall, Montana at a legally convened school board meeting on October 1, 2019.