NOTICE OF MUNICIPAL GENERAL ELECTION
Notice is hereby given that on November 7, 2017, the Municipal General Election shall be held at the established voting precinct for the City of Jasper to fill the expired terms of two City Council seats.
Qualifying for the Municipal General Election shall be held Monday, August 21, 2017 through Friday, August 25, 2017 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. each day. The office will be closed 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. for lunch. Qualifying will be held at the Pickens County Board of Elections and Registration office located at 83 Pioneer Rd, Jasper, Georgia 30143. The qualifying fee shall be $35.00.
The last day to register to vote in this election shall be October 10, 2017. Those residents of the City of Jasper qualified to vote at such election shall be determined in all respects in accordance with the election laws of the State of Georgia. Advanced Voting shall be held Monday, October 16, 2017 through Friday, November 3, 2017 from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the Pickens County Board of Elections and Registration office. The Election Day Precinct will be open at Jasper City Hall from 7:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m. Should a runoff election be required, such runoff will be held on December 5, 2017.
This notice is given pursuant to an order of the Pickens County Board of Elections and Registration.
Julianne Roberts, Supervisor
Pickens County Elections and Registration
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SPECIFICATIONS AND CONTRACT DOCUMENTS
CITY OF JASPER
PROJECT NO. 2017-003
ASPHALT PAVING PROJECT
NOTICE TO BIDDERS
Separate sealed Bids for the construction of PROJECT NO. 2017-003 ASPHALT PAVING PROJECT will be received by the City of Jasper, 200 Burnt Mountain Road, Jasper GA 30143, until 1:00 pm local time on the 2nd day of October 2017 at said place publicly opened and read aloud.
The work to be done consists of cleaning, tacking and placing an asphaltic overlay, on 21 streets in the City of Jasper in approximate length as follows: Appalachian Trail 696 ft., Pioneer Industrial Blvd. 1280 ft., Don Westbrook Ave. N. 632 ft., Don Westbrook S. 547 ft., Oakmont 1367 ft,. Fernwood Court 196 ft., Castlewood Court 619 ft., CC Pritchard St. 516 ft., Frontier Rd. 3436 ft., Rhododendron Dr. 533 ft., Linda Court 283 ft., Rachel Dr. 924 ft., Rebecca St. 3235 ft., Laurel Lane 134 ft., Settlement Rd. 1152 ft., Crystal Creek 1808 ft., Crystal Creek Way 508 ft., Crystal Creek Court 152 ft., Piney Ridge Rd. 1903 ft., Brer Rabbit Trail 1257 ft. and Piney Woods Court 501 ft.
The winning bidder will be required to do the following:
1. Provide a performance bond equal to the amount of the bid or a five (5%) deposit of the total bid.
2. Provide the City a copy of certificate of insurance with the City as additional insured.
3. After the award of the contract and before the start of work, you will be required to attend a pre-construction conference with representatives of the City. The conference will serve to acquaint the participants with the general plan for the paving of the streets and to discuss any special conditions that the City may have that may alter the original bid price.
No bids will be received or accepted after the above specified time for the opening of Bids. Bids submitted after the designated hour will be deemed invalid and returned unopened to the Bidder. The City of Jasper has the right to refuse any and all bids presented by all contractors.
Copies of Bidding Documents here or at the City of Jasper located at 200 Burnt Mountain Road, Jasper, GA 30143 phone no. (706) 692-9100.
CANDIDATE QUALIFYING FEE NOTICE
Pursuant to O.C.G.A. §21-2-131 (a)(1), the following qualifying fees for candidates seeking office in 2017 were set by the Mayor and Council of the City of Jasper at the January 9, 2017 regular council meeting:
Qualifying for the offices listed above will begin at 8:30 a.m. on Monday August 21, 2017 and will end at 4:30 p.m. on Friday, August 25, 2017. The General Election will be held on Tuesday, November 7, 2017.