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Solid Waste Metal Containers (Front & Rear Loading)

Due Date: Previous Due Dates
Spec # Type Post Date Documents
23-11611(Re-Issued) Professional Services Additional Files

Dear Bidder:

The City of Berkeley is soliciting invitations for bid for the purchase of Solid Waste Metal Containers (front & rear loading). The specifications and selection process are summarized in this invitation for bid (IFB). Bids must be received no later than 2:00 PM on Thursday, September 21, 2023. Bids are to be submitted in a sealed envelope and have “Specification No. 23-11611(Re-Issued) and “Solid Waste Metal Containers (Front & Rear Loading)” clearly marked on the outer most mailing envelope.

Deliver Bids To:

City of Berkeley

Finance Department/General Services Division

2180 Milvia Street, Berkeley, CA 94704

No bids will be accepted after the date and time stated above. Submittal of Response by fax is NOT acceptable. Incomplete bids and bids which do not conform to the requirements specified herein, will not be considered. Issuance of the IFB does not obligate the City to award a contract, nor is the City liable for any costs incurred by the bidder in the preparation and submittal of bids for the subject work. The City retains the right to award all or parts of this contract to several bidders, to not select any bidders, and/or to re-solicit proposals. The act of submitting a bid is a declaration that the bidder has read the IFB and understands all the requirements and conditions.

For questions concerning the listing of items, the anticipated work, or scope of the project, please contact Gary Triplett, Senior Solid Waste Supervisor via email at no later than September 5, 2023. Answers to questions will not be provided by telephone or email. Rather, answers to all questions or any addenda will be posted on the City of Berkeley’s site at Bid & Proposal Opportunities | City of Berkeley ( It is the vendor’s responsibility to check this site. For general questions concerning the submittal process, contact purchasing at 510-981-7320.

We look forward to receiving and reviewing your bid.


Gary Triplett, Senior Solid Waste Supervisor via email at