Okeechobee Maintenance Yard
MINIMUM BID $249,500
PROPERY ADDRESS 500 NW 9th Street Okeechobee, Florida
TAX DISTRICT City of Okeechobee
PARCEL ID: 3-15-37-35-0010-00400-0070
ACRES 6.32 +/- (275,299 Square Feet)
ZONING Public Use Facility
FUTURE LAND USE Public Use Facility
FLOOD ZONE X (outside the 0.2% annual flooding)
The subject property is 6.32+/- acres of land that includes four (4) building structures - 4,284 square foot metal warehouse, a 442 square foot concrete office building, and two (2) storage sheds. The property is positioned at the heart of the City of Okeechobee, Florida along 9th Street two blocks west of US 441. The subject site is bordered by residential and industrial properties to the north side along 9th street and industrial properties on the south side of 9th Street including a railroad running parallel on the south side of 9th Street.
The property is to be sold via Competitive Sealed Bid "as is", "where is". Bids will be accepted until 12:00 NOON EST, THURSDAY JANUARY 28, 2016. Any bids received after that time will be returned to the BIDDER unopened. The Department of Environmental Protection is not responsible for bids mailed but not arriving by 12:00 NOON EST, THURSDAY JANUARY 28, 2016. All bids received by the bid submission deadline will be publicly opened at 1:00 PM EST, THURSDAY, JANUARY 28, 2016.
The acreage used in the brochure/website is estimated and not based on a survey. The purchase price of a surplus property will not be reduced regardless of any difference between the estimated acreage and the acreage determined by a survey or other means. This property is being sold "as-is, where-is." It is the bidder's responsibility to visit and/or verify all conditions of this property and all conditions and requirements of the bid conditions prior to placing a bid. A BIDDER will not be relieved of any liabilities and/or obligations resulting from lack of knowledge of conditions or requirements.
All properties are sold “As is” “Where is”. BIDDERS/OFFERORS are cautioned to carefully examine the invitation, the property being offered for sale, and to be thoroughly informed regarding any and all conditions and requirements of the invitation. A BIDDER/OFFEROR will not be relieved of any liabilities and/or obligations resulting from lack of knowledge of conditions or requirements.
The acreage used in this brochure/website is estimated and not based on a survey. The purchase price of a surplus property will not be reduced regardless of any difference between the estimated acreage and the acreage determined by a survey or other means.
The "Bid/Offer Form" shall be completed in its entirety and submitted in accordance with the procedures set forth in this the invitation. Otherwise, the bid/offer will be rejected. The bid/offer for the property shall be entered on the Bid/Offer Form. Complete the blanks only. Any changes to the bid/offer whether additions or deletions will cause the bid/offer to become ineligible for consideration. NO OTHER TYPE OF "BID/OFFER FORM" OR "PROPOSAL SHEET" WILL BE ACCEPTED AS A VALID RESPONSE TO THE BID/OFFER INVITATION.
Any award made will be to the highest responsive BIDDER/OFFEROR, provided it is in the TRUSTEES' interest to accept the bid/offer. The TRUSTEES or the DEPARTMENT, as staff to the TRUSTEES, reserve the right to reject any or all bids/offers. The TRUSTEES or the DEPARTMENT further reserve the right to waive any minor irregularities in any bid/offer received.