City Seeks Re-Bids For Chillicothe Armory Restoration Project

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The City of Chillicothe, is seeking sealed proposals on a re-bid for the Ohio Armory Restoration Project. Bids will be received by the Mayor of the City of Chillicothe at the office of the Parks and Recreation Department located on the 1st floor at 35 South Paint Street, Chillicothe, OH 45601 until 2:00 p.m. on August 3, 2021 at said office and then immediately opened and read aloud in the 1st Floor Conference Room of the same building.

Plans, Specifications, and bid forms may be secured at the Parks Department. A deposit of $10.00 will be required for each set of plans and specifications check made payable to the City of Chillicothe. The $10.00 deposit is nonrefundable. Contact the Parks Department (740-772-5626) for digital copies at no charge.

Each bid must be accompanied by a Bid Bond in an amount of 10% of the bid amount with a surety satisfactory to the Director of Public Service, City of Chillicothe, Ohio or by certified check or cashier’s check in the amount of not less than 10% of the bid amount in favor of the Director of Public Service, City of Chillicothe, Ohio. Bid Bonds shall be accompanied by Proof of Authority of the official or agent signing the bond.

Bids shall be sealed and marked as Bid for The City of Chillicothe, Ohio Armory Restoration Project and mailed or delivered to: Parks/Recreation Department, 35 South Paint Street, Chillicothe, Ohio 45601 clearly marked with Bid for The City of Chillicothe, Armory Restoration Project”.

Attention of bidders is called to all of the requirements contained in this bid packet, particularly to the State of Ohio Labor Standards Provisions including Prevailing Wage Rates, various insurance requirements, various equal employment opportunity provisions, and the requirement for a payment bond and performance bond for 100% of the contract price.

No bidder may withdraw his bid within sixty (60) days after the actual date of the opening thereof. The City of Chillicothe, Ohio reserves the right to waive any informality, change quantities, or to reject any or all bids.

Historian To “Chat” About Second Daughter Of Thomas Worthington

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Local historian Mary Anne Brown will be talking about the life of one of the Worthington daughters, during a presentation called: “Sarah Worthington-King-Peter: The Story of Her Life”

Sarah Worthington- King-Peter was the second daughter of Thomas and Eleanor Worthington, born May 10, 1800 at Valley Mills (Chillicothe) in Ross County, Northwest Territory.

Local historian Mary Anne Brown will talk about Sarah and learn about how she was most like her father in social energy and service than any of the other Worthington children.

You will also be able to see Sarah’s chairs that are on exhibit from the Franciscan Sisters of the Poor in Cincinnati.

The event will be hosted by Adena Mansion and Gardens Historic Site Visitor Center, located at 847 Adena Road in Chillicothe, on July 18th at 2:00pm

There is no charge to attend the event. Face masks are required if you are unvaccinated.