Public Notices, Bids & RFP’s

BIDS & RFP’s (Current)

Invitation to Bid

Farmland to Rent

The City of Tifton and Tift County, Georgia, on behalf of the Tifton-Tifton County Solid Waste Enterprise Fund, invites sealed bids for the lease of 32 acres, more or less, of dry row crop farmland.   The farm land is located in Land Lot 475 which consists of a portion of Tift County Parcel Number 0050 025 and is adjacent to the Tifton-Tift County Landfill.  The Lessors are the City of Tifton and Tift County, Georgia.  The term of the Lease shall be for a period of one (1) year.  The Lessee shall be required to provide and maintain in force and effect throughout the term of the lease sufficient liability insurance, in an amount not less than $1 million per claim, no aggregate, naming Lessors as a named insured.  A copy of the Lease Agreement may be obtained at the Office of City Manager, 130 East 1st Street, Tifton, Georgia.

Contact Ricky Hobby at 229-556-6222 with questions.  Sealed bids will be accepted until 1:00 p.m. on December 12, 2016, in City Manager’s office at City Hall located at 130 East First Street, Tifton, Georgia and the bids will be publicly opened and read thereafter, at 2:00 p.m. on December 12, 2016 in the second floor conference room at City Hall.  The successful bidder must pay the 2016 farm rent in full at City Hall no later than 5:00 p.m. on January 1, 2017.  Your bid must be in a sealed envelope clearly marked “Landfill Farm Land Rent.”

Request for Proposals



The City of Tifton, Georgia is seeking sealed proposals from all interested and qualified firms to provide fiber optic cabling and splicing services for the City’s Department of Information Technology.  The City of Tifton is seeking to enter into a professional services agreement with a qualified vendor to develop, install, and maintain a City-Wide Fiber Optic Infrastructure.

Pre-Proposal Conference: A Mandatory Pre-Proposal Conference will be held at Tifton City Hall on December 08, 2016 at 2:00 PM.
City of Tifton
Office of the City Manager
130 East 1st Street
Tifton, Georgia 31794

Receipt of Bids: Sealed Proposals will be received at the Tifton City Hall, Office of the City Manager, 130 East 1st Street, Tifton, Georgia 31794 on March 09, 2017 until 10:00 AM. Any late submittals received will not be considered.  Submittals are to be:
-Mailed to:                                                          -Delivered to:
City of Tifton                                                       City of Tifton
Office of the City Manager                                  Office of the City Manager
Post Office Box 229                                             130 East 1st Street
Tifton, Georgia 31793                                          Tifton, Georgia 31794

Proposal Documents:  All Proposal Documents can be obtained on the City’s website at

Correspondence: Any questions that may arise from this invitation, must be submitted in writing to Requests will be received through 5:00 PM on February 02, 2017.

Fiber Project RFP

Pre-Proposal Conference – Sign In Sheet

Pre-Proposal Questions-Answered

Tifton Fiber RFP Addendum