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Clint A. Vance, Commissioner

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K-12 Schools

Antwerp Local Schools

303 South Harrmann Rd
Antwerp, OH 45813


Wayne Trace High School (7-12)

4915 Us Route 127
Haviland, OH 45851


Paulding Exempted Village

405 North Water St
Paulding, OH 45879


Payne Elementary

501 West Townline St
Payne, OH 45880


Oakwood Elementary

309 North 1st St
Oakwood, OH 45873


Grover Hill Elementary

101 Monroe St
Grover Hill, OH 45849


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Divine Mercy Catholic Elementary School (Roman Catholic)

120 Arturus St
Payne, OH 45880






Sealed Bids for Wastewater System Improvements, for the Village of Grover Hill and the Paulding County Commissioners (herein called the “OWNER”) will be received by the Owner at the Paulding County Commissioner’s Office (115 N. Williams St., #B-1, Paulding, OH 45879) until Wednesday January 27th, 2021 at 10:00 AM (local time). Any Bids received later than the above time will be returned unopened. All Bids will be publicly opened and read aloud at that time.

The Base Bid Unit Price Work includes:

Complete removal of 23 septic tanks, complete removal and replacement of 188 septic tanks, and the installation of 4 new septic tanks. The rehabilitation of 4 sanitary sewer manholes with new frames and covers. The rehabilitation of 8 sanitary sewer manholes with new benchwalls and channels and composite manhole lining. Installation of 2 new sanitary sewer manholes. Rehabilitation of the Wayne Street lift station and the cleaning and televising of 4, 6, 8, and 10-inch sewer lines. This portion of the work shall be constructed under a Unit Price Contract.

The Add-Alternate Bid No. 1 (WWTP Improvements) Work Includes:

Cleaning and lining of the septage receiving structure, rehabilitation of the plant drain lift

station, cleaning and patching of existing basin liners, modifications of an existing basin to an EQ basin, replacement of failed fine and course bubble diffusers, modifications to the existing flow splitter, removal of the existing sludge dewatering press and other miscellaneous equipment, and the installation of the following: a new Trojan ultraviolet disinfection system, new geotextile dewatering system, new piping and valves, new concrete sidewalk, new generator, new water hydrants, and electrical modifications. This portion of the work shall be constructed under a Lump Sum Contract.

The Owner reserves the right to waive any informalities or minor defects in bids or bidding procedure, or reject any and all bids, or to accept the bid from the lowest most responsible and

responsive bidder as exclusively determined by the Owner. Any bid may be withdrawn prior to the above scheduled time for the opening of bids or authorized postponement thereof. No Bidder may withdraw a bid within 60 days after the actual date of the opening thereof. Should there be reasons why the contract cannot be awarded within the specified period, the time may be extended by mutual agreement between the Owner and the Bidder determined by the Owner to be the lowest most responsible and responsive.

Submission of a signed Bid by the Bidder constitutes acknowledgment of and acceptance of all the documents and terms and conditions of the Contractual-Legal Requirements and Technical

Sections of the specifications in the Project Manual.

The bid security shall be furnished in accordance with Instructions to Bidders.

The Contractor to whom the work is awarded will be required to purchase and maintain insurance coverage as described in the Contract Documents on an “occurrence basis”.

All Contractors and Subcontractors involved with the Project will, to the extent practicable, use

Ohio products, materials, services, and labor in the implementation of their Project. Additionally,



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Contractor compliance with the Equal Employment Opportunity requirements of the Ohio

Administrative Code Chapter 123, the Governor’s Executive Order of 1972, and Governor’s

Executive Order 84-9 shall be required.

Domestic Steel Use requirements as specified in Section 153.011 of the Revised Code apply to

this Project. Copies of Section 153.011 of the Revised Code can be obtained from any of the

offices of the Department of Administrative Services.

Bidder must comply with the Prevailing Wage Rates on Public Improvements in Paulding County and the Village of Grover Hill, Ohio as determined by the Ohio Bureau of Employment Services, Wages, and Hour Division, (614) 644-2239.

Reference drawings used by the Engineer in preparation of the Contract Documents may be

examined online at https://www.wesslerengineering.com/planroom.

Copies of the Drawings and Specifications are distributed to Contractors and other interested

parties by Wessler Engineering, Inc. (https://www.wesslerengineering.com/planroom) for a nonrefundable fee. A complete digital set of bidding documents is available for $150.00. A complete hard copy set of bidding documents can be mailed for $300.00.

Neither the Owner or Engineer will be responsible for full or partial sets of bidding documents,

including Addenda if any, obtained from sources other than Engineer.

An up-to-date Plan Holder’s List may be viewed at http://wesslerengineering.com/planroom/.

A Pre-Bid Conference will be held at 10:00 AM (local time) on January 12th, 2021 at the Grover

Hill Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) building in Grover Hill, Ohio (107 S. Main St.). Bidders are

encouraged to attend the Pre-Bid Conference.

A copy of this Advertisement for Bidder’s will be posted online at the Paulding County Ohio

Commissioner’s Office website at https://www.pauldingcountyoh.com/.

Village of Grover Hill

John Moon, Mayor


Advertise: December 15, 2020 (West Bend News)

Matthew Miller: Village Solicitor

Susan Moon: Village Fiscal Officer



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Find township trustees, fiscal officers and zoning inspectors

Auglaize Township

Office: 419-393-2628

Herald Yenser, 393-2294
Gene Weidenhamer, 393-2372
Bill Wiles, 393-2535

Not currently zoned.  Please contact the Auditor’s office in the Courthouse.

Fiscal Officer: Sue Becher

Benton Township

Office: 419-263-2625

Mark Crosby, 770-2267
Randy Noggle, 263-2459
Joe Thome, 263-2673

Zoning Inspector: Tom Sinn, 399-4613

Fiscal Officer:  Rachael Head

Blue Creek Township

Office: 419-622-6081

Jammie Hughes, 622-3310
Calvin Sinn, 419-771-0926
Doug Laukhuf, 622-4715

Zoning Inspector: Robert Laukhuf, 393-2876

Fiscal Officer: Chris Laukhuf

Brown Township

Office: 419-594-3979

Danny Halter, 594-2037
Marty Adams, 594-3091
Daniel Thomas, 594-2408

Not currently zoned.  Please contact the Auditor’s office in the Courthouse.

Fiscal Officer: Kevin Hornish

Carryall Township

Office: 258-2007

Greg Hughes, 258-5201
Joseph B. Barker, 506-1854
John Benny Wyckoff, 258-2007

Zoning Inspector: Mike Molitor, 419-633-2610

Fiscal Officer: Deb Wyckoff

Crane Township

Office: 258-9319

Joe Sukup, 399-5391
Michael Meyer, 769-5760
Charles Simpson, 399-4737

Zoning Inspector: Mike Brady, 419-786-0000

Fiscal Officer: Kristine Stuart

Emerald Township

Office: 399-3873

Kevin Anderson, 399-8450
Greg Adkins, 393-4194
Rick Weippert, 399-4948

Zoning Inspector: Nylice Thomas, 399-3171

Fiscal Officer: Sam Hatcher

Harrison Township

Office: 263-0247

Dan Olwin, 263-2507
Edward Lanny Stabler, 263-2104
Chad Benschneider, 263-2277

Zoning Inspector: Dave Jordan, 419-786-9788

Fiscal Officer: Kathy Feasby

Jackson Township, PO Box 274, 739 E. Wayne St., Paulding, OH  45879

Office: 399-2470


Ray N. Johanns, 399-4235
Dennis Sanderson, 399-2820
Bill Strahley, 399-5839

Not currently zoned.  Please contact the Auditor’s office in the Courthouse.

Fiscal Officer: Mary Howard

Latty Township

Office: 587-3318


Lyle Ebel, 587-3465

Blake Sinn, 587-3922
Jason Sheets, 786-8925

Zoning Inspector: Jeffery Ebel, 587-3465

Fiscal Officer: Susan Hinchcliff

Paulding Township

Office: 399-5938

Dennis Layman 419-786-4959
Mike Kauser 399-2955
Jay Dangler 399-2688

Zoning Inspector: Tom Sinn, 399-4613

Fiscal Officer: Jane Buchman

Washington Township

Office: 587-3792

Burton Merriman, 587-3192
Lonnie Lytle, 587-3819
Lynn Noffsinger, 587-3324

Zoning Inspector: Chad Dotson, 419-438-8509

Fiscal Officer: Neil Beining

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Paulding County Treasurer’s office
115 North Williams Street, Suite 102
Paulding, Ohio 45879
Bus. (419) 399-8281
Fax. (419) 399-8268

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