Goose Pond Bait & Tackle offers a variety of breakfast selections and sandwiches for lunch.

Monday & Tuesday – Closed

Wednesday & Thursday 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Friday 6 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Saturday and Sunday 6 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Call: 256-999-0092

Stop By: 417 Ed Hembree Drive Scottsboro, AL 35769
in Bait & Tackle shop

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Sealed bids for the Goose Pond Colony Boat Launch Expansion will be received by the City of Scottsboro at Scottsboro City Hall located at 316 S. Broad Street, Scottsboro, Alabama 35768 until 1:00 P.M. local time, on Thursday, January 10, 2019 and then publicly opened and read aloud for furnishing all labor and materials, and performing all work required by the City of Scottsboro and described as follows. A pre-bid conference is scheduled for 1:00 P.M. local time, on Wednesday, December 19, 2018 at Goose Pond Colony Resort Bait and Tackle, 417 Ed Hembree Drive, Scottsboro, Alabama 35769. Attendance at this conference is not mandatory.

Goose Pond Colony Boat Launch Expansion

The project consists of expanding the existing three (3) lane boat ramp to eight (8) lanes, installing new floating docks and fixed piers, and various other site improvements.

All bids must be on bid forms provided in the Specifications and submitted in its entirety. A cashier’s check drawn on an Alabama bank or a Bidder’s Bond, payable to the City of Scottsboro for an amount not less than five percent (5%) of the amount bid, but in no event more than ten thousand dollars, shall be filed with the bid. The bidders’ bond shall be prepared on the form specified and signed by a bonding company authorized to do business in the State of Alabama.

The project is funded through the Recreational Trails Program (RTP Project # 19-RT-55-02) through the Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs. Compliance with all applicable Federal, State, and local laws, rules, and regulations are required. A certificate of compliance with the Beason-Hammon Alabama Taxpayer and Citizen Protection Act is required by all contractors.

Performance and Labor and Material Payment Bonds, proof of insurance, and a complete list of subcontractors and suppliers will be required prior to the signing of the Contract. A Performance Bond in an amount equal to one hundred percent (100%) of the contract cost and Labor and Material Payment Bond in an amount of one hundred (100%) of the contract cost in the form and terms approved by the City of Scottsboro will be required at the signing of the contract. In addition, the Contractor must furnish to the City of Scottsboro at the time of the signing of the contract a certificate of insurance coverage as provided in the specifications. The right is reserved to reject any and/or all bids and to waive informalities and to furnish any item of material or work to change the amount of said Contract.

Bid documents may be examined at the office of The Kelley Group (Engineer) located at 105 W. 2nd Street, Tuscumbia, Alabama 35674, Phone (256) 248-7030. Bid documents may be purchased ONLY from Alabama Graphics online plan room at http://dpr.algraphics.com or by calling (205) 252-8505. General contractors who bid must purchase at minimum the half size plans and specifications. Documents are available at reproduction cost with no refunds available. No plans and specifications will be issued to contractors later than forty-eight (48) hours prior to the time indicated above for receiving bids.
No bids will be considered unless the bidder, whether resident or non-resident of Alabama, is properly qualified to submit a bid for this construction in accordance with all applicable laws of the State of Alabama. This shall include evidence of holding a current license from the State Licensing Board for
General Contractors, Montgomery, Alabama, as required by Chapter 8 of Title 34, of the Code of
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The bidder shall show evidence by clearly displaying the current license number on the outside of the sealed envelope in which the bid is delivered. In addition, bids shall be clearly identified on the exterior of the package with the bidder’s name, address, the name of the project being bid, and time and place of the bid opening. No bid may be withdrawn after the scheduled closing time for receipt of bids for a period of sixty (60) days. The Owner reserves the right to reject any or all bids and to waive technical errors if the best interest of the Owner will thereby be promoted. All bids received after the date and time of the bid opening noted above will be returned unopened.

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