Bids & Requests for Proposals
The City of Cheney periodically accepts competitive bids for goods or services. The competitive bid process ensures that City purchases are made fairly, without favoritism, and in a way which constitutes a wise use of public funds. The City will typically accept the lowest bid received, but it is important to note that low bids can be disregarded if they are judged to be lacking in meeting minimum job specifications.
Where the bid opening date has passed, you may see the tabulated bid results following the description of the project.
Call for Bids: 2017 4th-7th Rebuild Project
[Mar 13, 2017]
Notice is hereby given that sealed bids will be received at the Office of the City Clerk of Cheney, 609 Second Street, Cheney, Washington, 99004, until 2:00 P.M. on 3 April 2017 for the City of Cheney, 2017 4th-7th Rebuild, Project No.: L17-001.
The objective of the City of Cheney 2017 4th-7th Rebuild Project is to improve and enhance the reliability of the electric distribution system by replacing work hardened copper wire and degraded poles.
The specifications for this project may be secured at
Please contact the Cheney Light Department at (509) 498-9230 if you have any questions.
All bid proposals shall be accompanied by a bid proposal deposit in the form of a bid bond or a cashier’s check equal to five percent (5%) of the amount of the bid proposal. Should the successful bidder fail to enter into such contract and furnish a satisfactory performance bond within the time slated in the specifications, the bid proposal deposit shall be forfeited to the City of Cheney.
Bids will be opened and publicly read aloud at the Cheney City Council Chambers, 609 Second Street, at 2:00 P.M. local time on 3 April 2017.
The City of Cheney, in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, 78 Stat. 252, 42 U.S.C. 2000d to 2000d-4 and Title 49, Code of Federal Regulations, Department of Transportation, Subtitle A, Office of the Secretary, Part 21, Nondiscrimination in Federally-assisted programs of the Department of Transportation issued pursuant to such Act, hereby notifies all bidders that it will affirmatively ensure that in contract entered into pursuant to this advertisement, disadvantaged business enterprises as defined at 49 CFR Part 23 will be afforded full opportunity to submit bids in response to this invitation and will not be discriminated against on the grounds of race, color, national origin, or sex in consideration for an award.
The City of Cheney reserves the right to reject any or all bids and to waive minor irregularities.
Light Department Director
Legal Ad 2017 4th-7th rebuild 3-1-17.pdf