CONNELLSVILLE AREA SCHOOL DISTRICT
732 ROCKRIDGE ROAD, P.O. BOX 861
CONNELLSVILLE, PA 15425-0861
TELEPHONE (724) 628-3300
NOTICE OF SALE and REQUEST FOR BID
The Connellsville Area School District Board of Education offers for sale and solicits sealed bids for the former Zachariah Connell Elementary School Building and vacant land located adjacent to the school.
The Zachariah Connell Elementary School Building is located at 700 Park Street, Connellsville City, and is identified by Tax Map Parcel Number 05-02-0017 and is recorded in DB1023-5. The vacant land is located on Freeman Lane, Connellsville City, and is identified by Tax Map Parcel Number 05-02-0028 and is recorded in DB1061-520.
An appraisal of the property, dated April 22, 2014 estimates the value of the property at $390,000, utilizing the sales comparison approach.
Facility information, a copy of the appraisal and a bid form may be obtained by contacting Mr. Michael James Omatick, Jr., Director of Building and Grounds, at the address above or by calling 724-628-3300. Available information includes data from the Fayette County Web Site at www.fayetteproperty.org.
Interested parties desiring a walk through inspection should contact Mr. Michael James Omatick, Jr., Director of Buildings and Grounds, at 724-628-3300, to schedule an appointment.
Parties submitting bids must do so no later than 10:00AM EST, our time, October 2, 2014. All bids will be publicly opened at that time.
Bids must be enclosed in sealed envelopes clearly marked “Zachariah Connell Elementary School Bid” and are to be submitted to: Mr. Michael James Omatick, Jr., Director of Buildings and Grounds, Connellsville Area School District, 732 Rockridge Road, P.O. Box 861, Connellsville, PA 15425-0861.
The Connellsville Area School District Board of Education reserves the right to reject any and all bids. Each bid must be accompanied by a deposit in the form of a certified check in the amount of ten percent (10%) of the bid price. The balance of the purchase price is to be paid at the closing. The successful bidder must be prepared to complete closing on the purchase within sixty (60) calendar days of the bid award or the deposit is forfeited to the seller. All payments are to be made by certified check.
The property is being sold in an “as is” condition. The school district will pay for the preparation of the deed and the buyer will pay all title costs in connection with the transfer including all transfer taxes (state and local), recording fees and related expenses.
Connellsville Area School District
Vicki D. McWilliams