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April 2019

Spring Clean Up

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VILLAGE OF MCADAM
SPRING CLEAN UP
66 WEST STREET – VILLAGE GARAGE
Beginning May 13th- 16th, 2019

The McAdam Village Council is pleased to announce the annual Spring Clean Up Day will commence on May 13th beginning at 8:00 am- 8:00 pm. The location will be held open so that you can dispose of items normally not accepted at the curb side on regular collection day. It will be the resident’s responsibility to bring their garbage to the location, there will be someone available to help unload your vehicle at the dates and times mentioned.
ITEMS THAT WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED FOR DISPOSAL ARE:
VEHICLE AND VEHICLE PARTS, PAPER AND FIBRE PRODUCTS, BRUSH, TREES, BRICKS OR CONCRETE BLOCKS, CONCRETE PIECES, ASPHALT, ROCKS, SAND, GRAVEL AND CONSTRUCTION DEBRIS.
Any Garbage, Building, materials and Construction debris left at the curb side during Clean Up Campaign will not be picked up. Thank you for your co-operation with this matter.
For any seniors with mobility issues, please contact the Village Office to make arrangements.
This is an opportunity for you to dispose of products that are cluttering your yard, basement or garage. As discussed at the previous public meeting, this Spring Clean Up is provided to assist with the beautification of the Village of McAdam.

Thank you,
McAdam Village Council

Summer 2019 Employment for Students

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SUMMER 2019 EMPLOYMENT
FOR STUDENTS
With The
Village of McAdam – Green Jobs Initiative
“Outdoor Ambassador”

1 POSITION AVAILABLE: Outdoor Ambassador (12 weeks/40 hours/week/$11.50/hr)

(a) WHO MAY APPLY:
(i) between the ages of 15 and 30 (inclusive);
(ii) has been registered as a full-time student in the previous academic year and intends to return to school on a full-time basis in the next academic year .

Job Specification: Employee will assist in community beautification through garden maintenance, litter removal, tree trimming, park maintenance, flower watering, nature trail maintenance, community engagement and assist in general with beautification of McAdam.

Do I Need to Be Returning to School in Order to Qualify?

Yes. Include with your application your acceptance letter from the post secondary institution that you will be attending in September, 2019.

How Do I Apply?

In Writing to:
Green Jobs Initiative
Village of McAdam
146 Saunders Road
McAdam, NB E6J 1L2

Or Drop Your Application off at the McAdam Village Office

DEADLINE DATE FOR APPLICATIONS: May 24th, 2019

PLEASE NOTE: IN ORDER TO BE CONSIDERED FOR A POSITION WITH THE VILLAGE OF MCADAM YOU ARE REQUIRED TO SEND A LETTER OF APPLICATION AND RESUME.

Thank you,

McAdam Village Council

 

Mother’s Day Pendant Raffle

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McAdam Library are holding a Mother’s Day Pendant Raffle.  The pendant is 10k gold with diamonds and valued over $300.

Tickets are on sale at the library, Scotiabank and the Village office.

$5 for 1 ticket

$10 for 3 tickets

Proceeds will go to the library board.

Draw date is 10th May 2019

 

July 1st 2019

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      The July 1st committee have been hard at work planning this year’s events.  There are some new and some old favourites which include:

  • Push-Cart Derby
  • Loonie Toss
  • Pie Eating Contest

Also “Jimmy the Janitor” will be performing.

Contact Becky Garmon at 784-1400 or 506-897-4427 if you would like to help with any of the events.

Invitation for bids

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VILLAGE OF MCADAM

146 SAUNDERS ROAD

MCADAM, NB   E6J 1L2

Request for Quotation
Date:  April 10, 2019

Project:  Demolition and Removal of Building and debris.
Address:  Duplex – 29 Stannix Street and 24 Rose Street.

Scope of Work:  The contract shall include the supply and all labor, equipment, material and services necessary to carry out the following work.

1.  The contractor shall demolish and remove the building and debris located on the site at 29 Stannix Street and 24 Rose Street, McAdam N.B.
2.  The construction materials from the demolition of the building and the contents within the building must be removed to an approved Department of Environment disposal site.
3.  All footings and foundations are to be removed and excavated areas shall be backfilled with clean fill and compacted.  The site grade shall match existing.
4.  Must coordinate with the Village of McAdam the capping off of any existing water and sewer lines.  All costs are the bidder’s responsibility.
5.  Disconnection of electrical and telecommunication lines back to pole.
6.  Contractor to complete work by May 31, 2019.
7.  Contractor shall be responsible to obtain all applicable permits to perform the specified work.
8.  Contractor is responsible for any damage to adjacent property, overhead powerlines, infrastructure or street.
Note:  The contractor must provide proof of liability insurance and Worksafe N.B. compensation insurance when placing Quotation.
Contact and Site visit:  All inquiries regarding this project can be directed to Edward Arsenault. Village of McAdam at 784-2293 or email at earsenault@mcadamnb.com

Completion Date:  May 31 , 2019
Closing date: Quotation will be received by Noon, Friday, April, 26, 2019
Quotes shall be delivered to:           Village of McAdam
146 Saunders Road
McAdam N.B.
E6J-1L2
Marked: Demolition quote for Stannix and Rose Street.

Invitation for bids – Lake Avenue

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VILLAGE OF MCADAM

146 SAUNDERS ROAD

MCADAM, NB   E6J 1L2

Request for Quotation
Date:  April 10, 2019

Project:  Demolition and Removal of Building and debris.
Address:  10 Lake Avenue.

Scope of Work:  The contract shall include the supply and all labor, equipment, material and services necessary to carry out the following work.

Please note:  It has been determined that the siding on 2 exterior walls contain ASBESTOS.

1.  The contractor shall demolish and remove the building and debris located on the site at 10 Lake Avenue, McAdam N.B.
2.  The construction materials from the demolition of the building and the contents within the building must be removed to an approved Department of Environment disposal site.
3.  All footings and foundations are to be removed and excavated areas shall be backfilled with clean fill and compacted.  The site grade shall match existing.
4.  Must coordinate with the Village of McAdam the capping off of any existing water and sewer lines.  All costs are the bidder’s responsibility.
5.  Disconnection of electrical and telecommunication lines back to pole.
6.  Contractor to complete work by May 31, 2019.
7.  Contractor shall be responsible to obtain all applicable permits to perform the specified work.
8.  Contractor is responsible for any damage to adjacent property, overhead powerlines, infrastructure or street.
Note:  The contractor must provide proof of liability insurance and Worksafe N.B. compensation insurance when placing Quotation.
Contact and Site visit:  All inquiries regarding this project can be directed to Edward Arsenault. Village of McAdam at 784-2293 or email at earsenault@mcadamnb.com

Completion Date:  May 31 , 2019
Closing date: Quotation will be received by Noon, Friday, April, 26, 2019
Quotes shall be delivered to:           Village of McAdam
146 Saunders Road
McAdam N.B.
E6J-1L2
Marked: Demolition quote for 10 Lake Avenue

INVITATION TO BID – NATURE TRAIL UPGRADES

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Bid due date:  May 3rd 2019 at noon, 12.00 p.m. (AST)

Project Location:  Behind 96 Saunders Rd, McAdam, NB  E6J 1L2 (McAdam Train Station)

Project Overview:  Nature Trail Upgrade includes the repair, demolition and construction of five walking bridges, three covered shelters and two benches.

Project Details/Specifications:

a)  Repair to existing (1) covered bridge (34′ x 8′) including roof replacement, replacement of sills, elevate and reinforce structural support.

b)  Demolition and construction of walking bridge (42′ x 6′) including handrails.

c)  Demolition and construction of walking bridge (48′ x 6′) including handrails.

d)  Demolition and construction of walking bridge (48′ x 6′) including handrails.

e)  Demolition and construction of walking bridge (17′ x 5′)

f)  Demolition and construction of (3) covered shelters.  Two (7′ x 5′) and one (8′ x 10′)

g)  Demolition and construction of two wooden benches, each 5′ in length

*Note, all dimensions are approximate.  For a site visit to obtain exact measurements, please contact the office.

Timeline:  Work must commence no later than May 13th 2019, and be completed by June 7th 2019.

Additional requirements:

  • Bridges require pressure treated lumber
  • Bidder is responsible for the disposal of all construction and demolition refuse.
  • Work must be compliant with building code, as prescribed by the Village of McAdam Building Inspector.
  • Bidder must be in good standing with WorkSafe NB
  • Quote must be broken into each specification (a-g)

Bid Instructions:

Mail or hand deliver sealed bids to:

Village of McAdam, 146 Saunders Road, McAdam, NB  E6J 1L2 before May 3rd 2019 at noon, 12:00 pm (AST)

For any questions or inquiries please call CAO Ed Arsenault at 784-2293.