Details for Public Notice Richland County hereby invites for bids for Congregate


Public Notice Richland County hereby invites for bids for Congregate meals and also for Home Delivered Meals for July 1, 2021 to June 30, 2022. Meals served must be acceptable to the elderly consumer and meet 1/3 RDA. Meals will be served on days and times mutually agreed upon by the two parties. The following meal patter in required: Meat or meat alternate- 3 servings Serving = 1-ounce cooked lean meat, poultry or fish, ½ cup beans, 1 egg Vegetables and fruit- 3 servings Vegetable serving = 1 cup leafy greens or 1/2 cup cooked Fruit serving= ½ cup or 1 serving Grains- 2 servings Milk or dairy equivalent- 1 serving Coffee or hot tea The caterer is responsible for following all safety and sanitation regulations as established by the State of Montana under the 2013 Model Food Code for retail establishments, including the 2015 rule update. Caterers must be inspected by the County Sanitarian and the caterer must have the approprivate business license. The caterer is responsible for paying all costs of food, supplies, labor and other costs as necessary in providing the meals. Meals may be served on site or catered to another location. The location of meals served on site must be accessible to people with disabilities. Bids must be received in the courthouse (201 W Main, Sidney, MT 59270) by bid opening which will be at 2:30 pm on June 28, 2021. Please mark the envelope “Meal Bid”. Special consideration for the home delivered meal bid will be given for the services of a dietician. Richland County reserves the right to reject any and all bids. MNAXLP – Published June 6, 13, 20, & 27, 2021 404930