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Bid Title: 2022 City of Arcata Community Forest Timber Sale
Category: Timber Harvests and Sales
Status: Closed



The City of Arcata is soliciting quotes for the purchase of approximately 330 (three hundred thirty) MBF of FSC-Certified timber, including redwood and Douglas fir. Sealed bid forms will be received at the office of the City Manager, 736 F Street, Arcata, California, until 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, May 25, 2022 at which time they will be publicly opened and read:
 The successful purchaser shall:

  1. Purchase approx. 300 MBF of redwood timber; and 30 MBF of Douglas fir; harvested from a 70 year old stand of timber from the Arcata Community Forest Jacoby Creek Tract NTMP 1-99-033HUM;
  2. Pay State Board of Equalization Timber Yield Taxes.

Each sealed envelope containing a quote must be plainly marked on the outside as “TIMBER SALE BID 2022.”  The City reserves the right to reject any and all quotes.  The award may be made at the regularly scheduled City Council Meeting of June 1, 2022.
To make an appointment for a “field show-me” contact the Environmental Services Department at (707) 822-8184 (office), (707) 845-5804 (cell) or email .

Publication Date/Time:
5/10/2022 5:00 PM
Publication Information:
Legal Ad to Publish 5/11/2022
Closing Date/Time:
5/25/2022 4:30 PM
Submittal Information:
See Bid Form
Bid Opening Information:
05/25/22, 4:30 PM
Contact Person:
Danielle Allred
Contracts & Special Projects Manager
City of Arcata
736 F Street
Arcata, CA 95521
(707) 825-2101
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Bid Forms may also be obtained from the Contracts & Special Projects Manager, or the Environmental Services Department, Arcata City Hall, 736 F Street, Arcata, CA 95521.

Business Hours:
Monday - Friday, 9 AM-5 PM
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Bidders are encouraged to view timber prior to bidding. Mark Andre, RPF #2391 and/or Natural Resource Technician, Michael McDowall, will be available to show interested purchasers the timber sale area upon request.

To make an appointment for a “show-me” date, contact:
• Mark André, RPF #2391 by phone: (707) 845-5804 or email:;
• Environmental Services Department by phone: (707) 822-8184 or email:;
• Michael McDowall, Natural Resources Technician by phone: (707) 298-5282 or email:

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