Sealed bids for the 2021 Independence Township fireworks display will be received by the Township Clerk for the Charter Township of Independence, until 3pm, Local Time on Friday, March 26, 2021, at which time and place all bids will be publicly opened remotely and read. Instructions for joining the bid opening remotely can be found in the link below.
2021 Fireworks Bid Request
Instructions to remotely join bid opening
Complying with the State of Michigan's Department of Health & Human Services Gathering Prohibition and Face Covering Order, the Township has instituted temporary measures to protect the health and safety of the public and Township employees. Meetings will be conducted live with access via video conference or phone. The electronic meeting is authorized pursuant to SB 1108 due to a statewide or local state of emergency or state of disaster. As close as practical, the Clerk and/or her representative will open the Bid Responses at the same time and the Clerk shall record the results. A bid tally sheet will be prepared and provided to all bidders and filed in the Clerk’s office. No bids will be awarded without written authorization of the Township Supervisor and Clerk noting compliance with the adopted temporary procedures.