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Wapsie Valley CSD – Lawn Care Bid


Send bid in envelope marked “Lawn Care Bid” to Kim Arndt, Board Secretary

Wapsie Valley CSD, 2535 Viking Ave, Fairbank, IA 50629 by April 6, 2020 – 4:00 PM

The Board of Education expects to consider and take action on all bids at its meeting on April 8, 2020.  The meeting begins at 6:30 PM in the Media Center.


            Lawn Care Maintenance for Wapsie Valley Community School District

                               2020-22 School Year-2 Year Bid



  1. Maintains and cares for school grounds and makes recommendations concerning their maintenance.

  2. Mows lawn including with hand or power mower; trims using weed eater when mowed. All sidewalks are blown free of clippings.

  3. Controls weeds under bleachers, on track, around fences, flower bed area and on playground area through chemical or mechanical means.

  4. Spray lawn weeds with chaser or similar to control broadleaves in grass areas. Spring application.

  5. Aerate football field twice- in fall once before season, once after season.

  6. Fertilize Athletic fields.

  7. Prunes trees and trims hedges to promote growth and improve appearance.

  8. Collects and disposes of leaves and refuse.       

  9. Proof of chemical certificate needed to submit bid if spraying is needed.

  10. Chemicals will be provided by the person/persons/company who is awarded the bid.

  11. Submit Bids separately for Readlyn grounds, JR/HS facility grounds, Fairbank grounds, all four Rural buildings grounds and spraying applications.


Having read the grounds maintenance responsibilities above, I submit the following bid to provide these services during April 10, 2020 through April 10, 2022.


Location: please circle-      Readlyn Fairbank JR/HS       All Rurals Spraying apps


$ ___________________       Mowing Only______ Mowing and Spraying Applications____


Bids must be received by 4:00 on April 6, 2020.