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NEW TIME FOR BINGO

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PLEASE NOTE CHANGE IN TIME FOR BINGO

Time: NEW TIME!!!

DOORS OPEN AT 5:30

EARLY BIRD GAMES 6-7pm

REGULAR GAMES 7-9pm

Where: McAdam Lions Club

PLEASE spread the word on the time change

*Don’t forget to bring in a canned food item for our Lakeland food drive and receive a FREE 1 Face up card

**Also for May** Bring a friend who has never been to Bingo before and you and that friend will receive a FREE 1 Face up card!

MORE PLAYERS ARE NEEDED IF WE ARE TO KEEP BINGO GOING.

THE MORE PLAYERS WE GET THE HIGHER THE CASH PRIZES WILL BE.

Green Space Naming

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The McAdam Beautification Committee would like to thank the community for their nominations for “Green Space” Naming project.  The citizens group reviewed all submissions, and through an open and fair voting process, narrowed the selection down to four names to be voted upon by the public.  Each name has historical value and meaning to McAdam.  They are, as follows, in no particular order:

  • McAdam Village Green
  • Royal Hotel Park
  • Whistle Stop Park
  • Railside Park

Voting opens, Tuesday, May 7th at 9am. A ballot filled out at the McAdam Village Office. Voting closes May 24th, at 4pm.

It has been noted that there were many candidates worthy of a “Memorial” or “Honourary”.   Due to this, the Beautification Committee is looking at future opportunities to recognize these deserving individuals.

 

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

 

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.

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.