Number of unsuccessful, responsive bidders:
Vendor: Southern Bus Mobility, Breese, IL
Amount: An amount not to exceed $64,859.32
An estimated start date of 11/1/2020 through 10/31/2022
Winning Bid: Southern Bus Mobility, Breese IL, $64,859.32. Other bids received: Creative Bus Sales, Elkhart IN, $93,800.00; Central States Bus Sales, Inc., Fenton MO, $133,463.28.
A bid was received from Midwest Transit, Kankakee IL but did not meet the bidding bus requirements, only an alternate was submitted.
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