City of Tacoma REQUEST FOR BIDS Specification No. ES13-0578F Department

City of Tacoma REQUEST FOR BIDS Specification No. ES13-0578F Department of Environmental ServicesSolid Waste Management Unarmed Security Guard Services The City of Tacoma is accepting SEALED BIDS for the above solicitation. Submittals will be received and time stamped only at the Purchasing Division, located in the Tacoma Public Utilities Administration Building North, Main Floor, 3628 South 35th Street, Tacoma, WA 98409. Bids will be received until 11:00 a.m., Pacific Time, Tuesday, October 22, 2013, at which time they will be opened by a Purchasing representative and read aloud during a public bid opening held in Conference Room M-1, located on the main floor in the same building. An electronic copy of the complete solicitation documents may be viewed and obtained by accessing the City of Tacoma Purchasing website at A list of vendors registered for this solicitation is also available at the website. After 1:00 p.m. the day of bid opening, preliminary submittal results and names of vendors submitting bids are posted to the website for public viewing. A pre-bid meeting will not be held. Project Scope: Unarmed, uniformed security guard services at the Tacoma Landfill located at 3510 South Mullen Street, Tacoma, WA. Estimate: $100,000 per year Additional information regarding the specifications may be obtained by contacting Jim Nunn, Facilities Maintenance and Repair Supervisor at 253405-1985, or contact Joe Parris, Senior Buyer, 253-502-8103, for general purchasing information. CITY OF TACOMA /s/Kathy Katterhagen Procurement and Payables Manager /s/Joe Parris Senior Buyer City of Tacoma protest policy, located at, specifies procedures for protests submitted prior to and after submittal deadline. Meeting sites are accessible to persons with disabilities. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities can be arranged with 48 hours advance notice by calling 253-502-8468. October 8