CITY OF HOUSTON, TEXAS,
I.AUSTIN MILLER, City Engineer.
Houston, Texas, July nth, 1900,
Sealed proposals addressed to Arthur Lipper, City Secretary, City
of Houston, Texas, will be received up to IS 0' olook, Noon on Monday
July 23rd, 190"), for the construction of a timber trestle bridge over
White Oak Bayou, at foot ofi Montgomery Avenue, connecting the First and
! Fifth Wards, as per plans and specifications on file in the City Engineer's office,city Hall.
. ^.41L.proposals must be. accompanied by a certified check for #350, on
any bank in Houston, made payable to the Mayt of said city, without
comditions, same to be forfeited as liquidated damages in case of failure of the successful bidder to enter into contract and bead as required
by theCity Council,
The successful bidder will be required to furnish a bond in the
sum of One thousand dollars, with any responsible individuals or security Company as bondsmen,
The successful biider will be required to complete the above mentioned work within sixty ( 60 ) days after the signing of his contract
, and approval thereof by the liayor and Board of Public Works of said city
and for failure to complete said work within said time limit, will forfeit the sum of ten dollars ($ 10, ) per day, as liquidated da»ages
end not as a penalty, for each and very day after the expiration of
sail tine limit,
The contractor will be governed by all the ordiataces of said city,'
regulating or pertaining to public works, especially the LaborOrdinancem
and nasi agree to proper deductions .from contract price for violations
I Austin, ililier,