Invitation for bids – Lake Avenue

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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

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.
Marked: Demolition quote for 10 Lake Avenue


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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.

Home Building Lots for $1 in McAdam!

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The Village of McAdam is pleased to announce it has 16 serviced (water and sewer) building lots within the Village available for sale. One Lot per applicant will be sold for $1 on a first come first served basis. The conditions of sale are:

  1. The Lot purchased shall not be transferred to a third party until a single family dwelling is constructed on the Lot;
  2. The single family dwelling to be constructed on the Lot must comply with all applicable municipal by-laws, Provincial laws and regulations and Canadian National Building Code standards. The dwelling must have a minimum living area of 1,200 square feet;
  3. Construction of the single family dwelling on the Lot must be completed within 2 years from the date of purchaser of the Lot;
  4. Water and sewer services will be provided to the edge of the single family dwelling constructed on the Lot. Internal connection to the Village water and sewer lines is the responsibility of the Lot owner and must be completed by a licensed plumber.
  5. The Lot owner is responsible for provision of electrical service to the Lot and dwelling;
  6. A person applying to purchase a Lot will be required to sign an Agreement of Purchase and Sale and shall make a $2,500.00 performance payment. The performance payment will be returned to the Purchaser upon completion of construction of the single family dwelling on the Lot. In the event the construction of a single family dwelling is not completed within the 2 year period, it shall be forfeited and the subject Lot shall be transferred to the Village of McAdam;
  7. The Applicant will be responsible for payment of all legal fees associated with the purchase of a Lot.

All matters pertaining to Lot condition, environmental matters, site preparation and dwelling construction are the responsibility of the Applicant.
Interested parties may contact Mayor Kenneth Stannix at 506-784-2293.