The following sealed bids were received in response to the subject solicitation:
|Garber Ford, Inc., Green Cove Springs, FL
|Alan Jay Ford Lincoln Mercury, Sebring, FL
|Don Reid Ford, Maitland, FL
|Mullinax Ford of Osceola County, Kissimmee, FL
|Duval Ford LLC, Jacksonville, FL
|Hub City Ford-Mercury, Inc. d/b/a Hub City Ford, Inc., Crestview, FL*
|Jarrett Gordon Ford, Davenport, FL
*City certified M/WBE supplier
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 1% applied, is higher than the bid submitted by Garber Ford, Inc., by $90,619.30.
The contract is for the purchase of sixty-six (66) vehicles at a total estimated expenditure of $2,177,541.30. These sixty-six (66) vehicles will replace sixty-six (66) like kind vehicles, currently in use, which are scheduled for replacement.