ISSUE DATE: June 23, 2021   


    NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Board of County Commissioners of Hernando County, Florida, is accepting Bids for:
    Hernando County Board of County Commissioners are soliciting Vendors/Contractors active in performing water analysis on samples collected from groundwater monitor wells, wastewater treatment plants, and water treatment plants.

    Sealed Bid offers as two (2) originals for furnishing the above will be received and accepted up to 3:00 PM (local time), July 28, 2021, in the Hernando County Purchasing and Contracts office.  Bids shall be plainly marked on the outside of a sealed envelope/container with:  Bidder’s Name, Address, and Bid Name and Bid Number.  Bids are to be submitted:

    Physical Address:
    Hernando County Purchasing and Contracts
    15470 Flight Path Drive
    Brooksville, FL 34604

    The Board of County Commissioners of Hernando County, Florida reserves the right to accept or reject any or all Bids and waive informalities and minor irregularities in offers received in accordance with the Bid documents and the Hernando County Procurement Ordinance.

    Interested firms may secure the Bid documents and plans and drawings and all other pertinent information by visiting the website of Bid Net at  For additional project information, please visit the Hernando County Board of County Commissioners Purchasing and Contracts Department at, or by calling Bid Net at (800) 835-4603 or the Purchasing and Contracts Department at (352) 754-4020.

    A NON-MANDATORY Pre-Bid Conference will be held Thursday, July 1, 2021, at 10 AM, at 15365 Cortez Blvd., Brooksville, FL 34613.  A Site Visit will immediately follow the Pre-Bid Conference.  Representatives of Owner will be present to discuss the project. 

    Purchasing and Contracts Department will post addenda on Bid Net at to all questions in accordance with the Solicitation Instructions.  It is the responsibility of prospective Bidders to visit the Bid Net at to ensure that they are aware of all Addenda issued relative to this solicitation.
    Pursuant to Florida Statutes 119.071 (Current Edition) Sealed Bids, Proposals, or replies received by an agency pursuant to a competitive solicitation are exempt from inspection until such time as the agency provides notice of an intended decision or until thirty (30) days after opening the Bids, Proposals, or final replies whichever is earlier.

    To ensure that your Bid is responsive, you are urged to request clarification or guidance on any issues involving this solicitation before submission of your response. Your point-of-contact for this solicitation is Taryn Manser, Purchasing Agent I, Purchasing and Contracts Department, at (352) 754-4020 or email at [email protected] with a copy to [email protected]

    Published: June 25, 2021