Bedford Library to get carpeting fixed inspite of misgivings of supervisor, trustee

The Bedford Department Library will soon get a slew of updates, even with problems from two Bedford Township officers who believe the value for one of the jobs is as well higher.

Bedford Township’s Board of Trustees on July 6 voted 5-2 to accept a $245,118 bid from Library Style Associates for a carpeting and modification job at the library. The board also unanimously permitted the issuance of a Request for Proposals (RFP) for the alternative and set up of the library’s chiller, the warmth-transfer part of its HVAC program that sits outside the house of the making.

The recognized bid for the carpeting and modification project features an additional $2,000 for a overall performance bond to guard the township, need to the contractor are unsuccessful to comprehensive the venture as proposed. Funded entirely from the library’s quarter-mill, 5-yr levy that was approved by voters in 2018, the project involves replacing the carpet in the facility’s kid’s spot, as perfectly as in the two wings off of the major section of the developing and in the conference rooms. It also features the development of two new analyze locations.