4/26/2011 - 2011 Summer Food Service Program




The City of Hackensack, an approved sponsor in the state of New Jersey, invites the submission of sealed bids for prepackaged meals meeting program requirements as described in the bid specifications and contract. Bids containing dual prices for one meal type that are tied to a sponsor’s ultimate level of meal service will be rejected. Contractors submitting bids must be registered in the State of New Jersey to participate in the 2011 program. These meals are to be served to children in the Summer Food Service Program. Delivery is to be made as per bid specifications and contract.

Specifications and contract may be picked up on Thursday April 26th, 2011, in the City Clerks Office, of the City of Hackensack, 65 Central Avenue, 3rd Floor, Hackensack, New Jersey, between the hours of 9:00 am and 4:00 pm. Daily except Saturdays, Sundays and Holidays.

Sealed bids must be clearly marked on the outside envelope “Summer Food Service Program Bid”, along with a sample lunch are to be received on Thursday May 26, 2011, at 10:00am in the office of the City Clerk, 65 Central Avenue, City Council Chambers, Hackensack, New Jersey, 07601.

A bid bond in the amount of 5 percent of the estimated total amount of bid must accompany the bid. The bid bond must be from a company listed in the current Department of Treasury Circular 570 certified to do business in New Jersey. No other type of bid bond is acceptable.

Bidders are required to comply with the requirements of N.J.S.A. 10:5-31 et seq. and N.J.A.C. 17:27.

By order of The City Council of Hackensack
By: Denise M. Stellakis, Director of Purchasing