- Published: Wednesday, 04 March 2015
RM of Baildon No. 131 and RM of Moose Jaw No. 161 ROADSIDE MOWING TENDER
The Rural Municipalities of Moose Jaw No. 161 and Baildon No. 131 are now accepting price proposals
for joint roadside mowing operations for the 2015 season. The tender is for a one year contract
expiring after the 2015 mowing season is completed with contract renewal for up to 2 years at the
Mowing operations include:
1. Initial top cut plus a second and final full cut on certain roads, road allowances and road
right of ways within the boundaries of the RM’s. 400-500 miles or more for each cut. Initial cut
will be completed with a 10-15’ deck mower between July 15 to August 15. Price proposals for the
roadside mowing will be submitted as an hourly charge.
2. Mowing shall be done so that minimal or no debris is deposited on the road surface.
3. Quality Control Targets—Cutting height should be less than approx. 6”. Contractors may be
requested to re-mow any excessively ragged or high cutting height areas without additional
Contractors are required to provide proof of Worker’s Compensation Board coverage and a minimum of
$2,000,000.00 liability insurance coverage. Contractors are responsible for providing the required
implements, operators and fuel.
Maps for the work area will be made available at the Municipal offices. Contractors will be
required to work around roadsides covered by haying agreements with adjoining landowners.
Contractors are required to clean off equipment before and after each cut and before entering and
leaving each respective RM in the contract. Contractors are also responsible for notifying the RM
of any noxious weeds spotted during mowing operations and must be documented on maps.
2015 Mowing Price Proposals submitted with the enclosed “Mowing Tender Form” must be received at
the Municipal office by 4:30 p.m. on Monday April 13th, 2015.
2015 Mowing Price Proposals
RM of Moose Jaw No. 161 #3-1410 Caribou St. W., Moose Jaw, SK S6H 7S9 Fax # (306) 691-0015
RM of Moose Jaw No. 161(306)692-3446
RM of Baildon No. 131(306)693-2166