Public Notice: FCSWDD intent to sell two used backhoes

This Public Notice has been paid for by Fremont County Solid Waste Disposal District.

The Fremont County Solid Waste Disposal District (District) is now providing an amended public notice on the District’s intention to sell two used Caterpillar tractor backhoe units through a sealed bid process. The machines will be available for viewing on March 27, 2021, from 10:00am until 1:00pm. District staff will be available to operate the machines as requested. No one outside of District staff will be allowed to start or operate the machines. The two units are as follows: (1.) Dubois Backhoe: 1999 Caterpillar 416C / serial number 42N18909 / approximately 9,100 hours. The tires and rims currently on the machine will not go with the machine. The tires and rims will be replaced with used pneumatic tires on the rear and used foam-filled tires on the front. This unit has a base bid of $11,501. (2.) Riverton Backhoe: 1997 Caterpillar 416C / serial number 5YN02155 / approximately 8,800 hours. The tires and rims currently on the machine will not go with the machine. The tires and rims will be replaced with used pneumatic tires on the rear and used foam-filled tires on the front. This unit has a base bid of $13,501.

Viewing Locations:
(1.) Dubois Backhoe: Dubois Landfill / 100 Mountain View Road / Dubois, WY 82513
(2.) Riverton Backhoe: Riverton Transfer Station / 329 North Smith Road / Riverton, WY 82501

Sealed bids will be due to the District Office by 10:00am on April 1, 2021. The bids will be opened publicly at 10:05am. For bidders utilizing the United States Postal Service (USPS) to deliver bids, the USPS delivery date must be prior to 12:30pm on March 31, 2021. All bids must (1.) identify clearly the unit the bid applies to, (2.) identify the price offered per machine (there is no obligation to bid on both), (3.) provide contact information for the person providing the bid, (4.) be sealed and delivered to the physical address by the time and date of the bid due date and time identified above. The District carries no responsibility for bids not received prior to the bid date. The physical address and identification requirements to distinguish the document as a bid are as follows:

Fremont County Solid Waste Disposal District
Attn: Sealed Backhoe Bids
PO Box 1400 (USPS mailing address)
52 Beebee Road (physical address)
Lander, WY 82520

These machines are well used and no warranty is implied or available. These units are being sold as is, where is, with no representation of any nature. If a sealed bid is selected by the District as the highest qualified bidder, the bidder will be directly contacted by the District. Full payment will be required within 5 business days. All payments will need to clear the bank in full prior to transfer of ownership. The District reserves the right to reject any and all bids for any reason as determined by the District in its sole discretion.

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