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Lely Golf Estates MSTU Landscape Maintenance

Bid Information


Bid Alert No: 00001098055

Bid Title: Lely Golf Estates MSTU Landscape Maintenance

Agency Bid No. Title: 17-7204

Received Date: 09/21/2017

Close Date: 10/18/2017

Purchase Type: Term:

Delivery Point: Collier County, Florida

Delivery Date: Not Stated

Special Notices: Warranty Required

Specifications

Specifications include, but are not limited to:Trash RemovingAt the start of Landscape Maintenance Service on the day of service and prior to mowing, the Contractor shall remove and dispose of all trash and debris from the service area and right-of-way. This shall include, but is not limited to, horticultural and non-horticultural debris, palm fronds, tree branches and limbs, loose shrubbery, leaves, rocks, paper, bottles, cans, cigarette butts, and other miscellaneous objects on the ground or attached in the service area and the associated right-of-way.Disposal of trash and debris shall be at a proper landfill or disposal site.Mowing Mowing shall be performed in specified MSTU areas, including medians, along the outside edge of the sidewalks of adjacent properties which are not currently maintained by the property owners.Right-of-way mowing of turf and applicable vegetation is required from back of curb or sidewalk to the right-of-way line.Turf and vegetation shall be cut to a height of no less than three and one-half inches (3) and the height of the grass blade shall not exceed six inches (6).Roadside swales shall be mowed throughout the entire year. When mowing is not possible due to standing water or soft ground, string trimmers shall be used to reduce the height of turf and vegetation to the waterline.All turf shall be mowed with mulching type mower equipment to eliminate the need to bag and transport grass clippings. Should bagging be necessary, bagged clippings shall be collected and removed at no additional cost to the MSTU. All equipment guards and deflectors are to be installed and functional.The Contractor shall use appropriate mowing practices, alternate patterns, or walk-behind equipment within narrow or water-soaked areas so as not to create wheel ruts or wear down the turf.Ruts caused by mowers shall be repaired at no additional costs to the MSTU.The Contractor shall avoid mowing patterns that eject clippings, rocks, or any miscellaneous debris onto pedestrians and vehicles or into moving traffic.EdgingMechanical edging of turf boundaries shall be performed with each mowing to establish a clean line of demarcation and eliminate grass root runners.Edged areas shall to include parking lots, sidewalk edges, back of curbs, plant beds, utility service boxes, street light bases, sign posts, headwalls, guardrails, timer pedestals, posts and trees; as well as around isolated trees, sprinkler heads, valve boxes, shrubs, sign posts, and manholes, etc. where they exist.Metal blade edging is not permitted along plant bed and turf boundaries where underground irrigation components are present.Chemical herbicide shall not be used for edging.WeedingWeeding shall be performed weekly throughout the year to provide a weed-free and well maintained appearance, removing undesired and invasive vegetation on the ground (including palm pups).Areas to be weeded include plant beds, mulched spaces, rocks, sidewalks (concrete, paver, asphalt, etc.), concrete medians, curb joints, utility bases and access boxes, guardrail bases, and tree grates, etc.Weeds that are less than 3-inches from plantings shall be hand pulled.The Contractor may have the option to use chemical weed-killer or pre-emergent, upon pre-approval by the Project Manager of both the location and product to be used.Any plants damaged or killed by application of chemical weed-killer or pre-emergent shall be replaced at the expense of the Contractor within 72-hours. Should concerns be identified regarding chemical weeding, the Project Manager may direct that hand-weeding be performed.

Product Codes: 98836, 98888

Agency Information


Issuing Agency: County of Collier

State: Florida

Agency Type: State and Local

Contact: Brenda Brilhart, Purchasing Department Purchasing Department, 3295 Tamiami Trail E, Bldg. C-2, Naples, Florida, 34112

Phone: 239-252-8446

Fax: 239-252-6697

Email: brendabrilhart@colliergov.net

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