Public Notice

PUBLISHED IN THE CLAREMORE DAILY PROGRESS, CLAREMORE, OKLA., JULY 31, 2007.

INVITATION TO BID

The City of Claremore, OK will accept bids for Tree Trimming Services using an online bidding process on Thursday, August 16, 2007 at 2:00 PM in accordance with the specification and procedures available either with BidBridge or The City of Claremore, OK. Specifications and procedures are available at P.O. Box 249, Claremore, OK 74018, or by registering as a supplier with BidBridge at http://www.BidBridge.net, and thence requesting a bid package at:

http://www.BidBridge.net/splr_bidpackage.aspx?ev=ClaremoreOK\\TreeTrimming

Bidding information, other than pricing and including exceptions to the buyer’s specifications, must be submitted in writing no later than Monday, August 6, 2007 by 1:00 PM CDT. This information may be evaluated to determine those bidders qualified to participate in the online bidding event.

The City of Claremore, OK may (i) reject any, any part of, or all bids or proposals to fulfill requirements, (ii) waive informalities and technicalities, (iii) negotiate directly with any party submitting a bid or proposal, or (iv) accept that bid or proposal which The City of Claremore, OK deems to be in its best interest, whether or not it is the lowest dollar proposal.

All bid questions and information regarding this bid are available as follows:

Bid Package Questions:

Tim Miller

Utilities Director

918-341-2895

918-341-7706

tmiller@claremorecity.com

Bidders are invited to be present for the viewing of the online bidding event.