The following sealed bids were received in response to the subject solicitation:
|Reed Nissan Clermont, Clermont, FL**
|Garber Ford, Inc., Green Cove Springs, FL
|Jarrett Gordon Ford, Davenport, FL
|Don Reid Ford, Maitland, FL
|Hub City Ford-Mercury, Inc. d/b/a Hub City Ford, Inc., Crestview, FL*
* City certified M/WBE supplier
** Bid deterrmined to be nonresponsive
The Fleet Management Division and the Procurement and Contracts Division have evaluated the bid submittals and recommend award of a contract to Garber Ford, Inc., of Green Cove Springs, FL. The bid submitted by Hub City Ford-Mercury, Inc. d/b/a Hub City Ford, Inc., with the financial reasonableness formula of 4% applied, is higher than the bid submitted by Garber Ford, Inc., by $6,268.16.
The contract is for the purchase of eight (8) vehicles at a total estimated expenditure of $230,096.00. These eight (8) vehicles will replace eight (8) like kind vehicles, currently in use, which are scheduled for replacement.