The Wythe County Board of Supervisors is requesting proposals for a telephone system and service provider for the Wythe County Courthouse buildings and operations. An information packet is available at this LINK.

Proposals will be received at the Wythe County Administration Office, Attn: Stephen D. Bear, 340 South Sixth Street, Wytheville, VA  24382 until 2:00 p.m. local prevailing time, Thursday, February 6, 2020. 

A non-mandatory pre-bid meeting will be held on Wednesday, January 15, 2020, at 2:00 p.m. at the Wythe County Administration Office, 340 South Six Street, Wytheville, VA. 

Wythe County reserves the right to award in part or in whole or to reject any and all proposals.

The Wythe County Board of Supervisors will hold a special called meeting on Tuesday, January 7, 2020, at 7:00 p.m. to discuss the following items: 

Election of Chair for 2020
Election of Vice Chair for 2020
Closed Meeting – Code of Virginia Section 2.2-3711.A.1 (Discussion of Personnel Matters) 

The meeting will take place in the Board Room of the County Administration Building, 340 South Sixth Street, Wytheville, Virginia.

By Order of the
Wythe County Board of Supervisors

The Wythe County Board of Supervisors is seeking proposals for an Architectural and Professional Engineering Services term contract. Awards may be made to more than one Offeror. Contract term will be for one year and may be renewable for two additional one-year terms.  Project types under the contract include: preliminary engineering design and estimates (water, wastewater, maintenance and repair, minor construction), environmental assessments, studies, and other engineering-architectural type requirements which may arise from time-to-time.  Fair and reasonable prices as negotiated shall be used in determining the cost of each project performed.

Interested firms or individuals are requested to submit five copies of qualifications and references on Standard Form (SF) 330. Proposals will be received at the office of Stephen D. Bear, Wythe County Administrator, 340 South Sixth Street, Wytheville, VA 24382 until 10:00 a.m. local prevailing time Thursday, January 23, 2020.

Wythe County encourages MBE/WBE type firms to submit proposals.

The County of Wythe reserves the right to reject any or all proposals.

A proposed public hearing is to give the citizens served by the Wythe County public water system an opportunity to comment on the proposed rate change. In accordance with the Code of Virginia Section 15.2-2119, and subsequent revisions, the Wythe County Board of Supervisors proposes to change the rates charged for water services on January 1, 2020, as follows:

          Current Residential Rates                             Proposed Residential Rates
          $ 18.90  (0-1000 gallons)                                 $ 20.79  (0-1000 gallons)
          $   9.45  (per 1000 gallons after)                      $ 10.40  (per 1000 gallons after)

           Current Commercial Rates                            Proposed Commercial Rates
          $ 18.90  (0-1000 gallons)                                 $ 20.79  (0-1000 gallons)
          $   9.45  (per 1000 gallons after)                      $ 10.40  (per 1000 gallons after)

The public hearing will be conducted on December 10, 2019, beginning at or about 7:05 p.m. and may be continued if necessary. The public hearing will be held in the Board Room of the County Administration Building, 340 South Sixth Street, Wytheville, Virginia.

The Wythe Bland Joint Public Service Authority will receive bids from qualified contractors to make repairs to the Transfer Station until 2:00 p.m. on December 2, 2019. The bids shall be opened publicly at 2:30 p.m. at the Wythe County Administration Building, 340 South Sixth Street, Wytheville, VA 24382. The bids must be sealed and clearly marked “Bids for Transfer Station Repair”. The address for submitting proposals is 340 South Sixth Street, Wytheville, VA 24382. Bids received after 2:00 p.m. local prevailing time shall not be accepted.

A non-mandatory pre-bid meeting will be held at the Transfer Station, 169 Kents Lane, Wytheville, VA  24382 on Thursday, November 14, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. 

A copy of the bid specifications may be obtained HERE.

The Public Service Authority reserves the right to reject any or all bids.