Bids & Proposals

Bid Opportunities

Invitation for Bids

The Town of Truro is seeking sealed bids for the supply, delivery and installation of a 7yd extra heavy duty compactor, fabricate custom hopper funnel.

Bid specifications may be obtained from the Barnstable County Purchasing Department, Superior Court House, P.O. Box 427, 3195 Main Street, Barnstable, Massachusetts 02630, or on the County website at:

Bids will be received at the Superior Court House, Office of the County Commissioners, Purchasing Department, 3195 Main Street, P.O. Box 427, Barnstable, MA 02630, on or before March 14, 2017 at 10:00AM

Sealed envelopes containing bids shall be clearly marked “Truro Compactor”

Site Visit; March 1, 2017 at 10:30 AM at the Truro Transfer Station, 5 Town Dump Rd, Truro, MA

Prevailing Wages apply.

NOTE:  One original and two (2) copies of each bid shall be submitted.  NO faxed proposals will be accepted.

The Town of Truro reserves the right to accept or reject any or all bids, to waive any informality contained therein, and to award the contract as decided to be in the best interest of the County.

All bids for this project are subject to the provisions of Massachusetts General Laws, Chapter 30B as amended.

The Town of Truro fully complies with federal, state, and local laws and directives governing equal opportunity, affirmative action and non‑discrimination in all county activities and actively solicits bids/proposals from MBE/WBE businesses in accordance with County policy.

Dated at Barnstable, Massachusetts, this 13th Day of February, Two Thousand and Seventeen.                                                                                                

Elaine Davis

Chief Procurement Officer      



Proposal Requests



Notice is hereby given that the Town of Truro is seeking requests for proposals from qualified mobile food concessionaires interested in securing the 2017 Beach Food Vendor Concession for Head of the Meadow and Corn Hill Beach in Truro. Request for Proposals with specifications and requirements may be obtained at the Truro Town Hall, 24 Town Hall Road, P.O. Box 2030, Truro, MA  02666. Telephone: (508) 349-7004, ext. 110 or 124, or at Sealed proposals in an envelope marked "2017 Beach Concession Bid" will be accepted until 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March 15, 2017, at which time all requests received shall be publicly opened and read.  The Town of Truro reserves the right to waive any informalities, to reject any or all proposals, and to take action deemed in the best interest of the Town of Truro. 

2017 Beach Food Vendor Concession

Rae Ann Palmer

Town Manager