The City Manager has the right to reject any and all bids, and to waive technicalities and minor irregularities in bids. Grounds for the rejection include, but are not limited to:
   (A)   Failure of a bid to conform to established requirements of an invitation for bids;
   (B)   Failure to conform to specifications contained in or referred to in any invitation for bids, unless the invitation authorized submission of alternative bids, and the alternative proposal meets the requirements specified in the invitation for bids;
   (C)   Failure to conform to a delivery schedule established in an invitation for bids;
   (D)   Failure of a bid as determined by the City Manager to be reasonable in price;
   (E)   Determination that a bid was submitted by a bidder determined to be not responsible;
   (F)   Failure to furnish a bid guarantee when a guarantee is required by an invitation for bids; or
   (G)   Imposition of conditions which would modify the terms and conditions of the invitation for bids, or which would limit the bidder’s liability to the city under terms of the contract awarded, on the basis of such invitation for bids.
(Ord. 2016-7, passed 8-9-16)