The Department is inviting bids for the removal and disposal of trees, shrubs, and stumps infested or exposed to infestation by the Asian Longhorned Beetle. Bids will be accepted for one region, consisting of Suffolk and Nassau counties.
The objective of this contract is to remove trees infested or exposed to infestation by the Asian Longhorned Beetle as they are discovered. The Department may direct the contractor to remove trees on residential or other private properties and, in some locations, trees situated on streets or municipal properties. This contract provides for furnishing all labor, materials, supplies, and equipment, together with all work incidental thereto necessary or required, on an as needed basis, for the removal and disposal of trees and their stumps infested by the Asian Longhorned Beetle, as directed by Department. Payment will be made at an hourly unit price based on type of labor provided.
Submit a Bid
The Department will hold a mandatory pre-bid conference at 10:00 AM on October 25, 2023 at 500 Bi County Boulevard, Farmingdale, New York 11735. This meeting will also be available virtually via Microsoft Teams. The purpose of this conference is to brief bidders on the present program and answer questions regarding the IFB.
All required documents must be received by the Department no later than 3:00 PM on December 1, 2023, in order to be considered.
Mail or hand-deliver a bid response in one package to:
New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets
Attn: Viktoriia Borsuk (IFB #0313)
10B Airline Drive
Albany, New York 12235