"Consent of surety" means a contract guaranteeing that if the contract is awarded, the surety will provide a performance bond.
"Contract" means the written agreement executed by and between the successful bidder and the governing body and shall include the bid proposal, and the bid specifications.
"Contract administrator" is the person authorized
by the contracting unit to procure and administer contracts for solid waste collection services.
"Contracting unit" means a municipality or any board, commission, committee, authority or agency, and which has administrative jurisdiction over any district other than a school district, project, or facility, included or operating in whole or in part, within the territorial boundaries of any county or municipality which exercise functions which are appropriate for the exercise by one or more units of local government, and which has statutory power to make purchases and enter into contracts or agreements for the performance of any work or the furnishing or hiring of any materials or supplies usually required, the costs or contract price of which is to be paid with or out of public funds.
"Contractor" means the lowest responsible bidder to whom award of the contract shall be made.
"Designated collected recyclable material" means [LIST DESIGNATED RECYCLABLE MATERIALS HERE AND IDENTIFY ORDINANCE OF THE GOVERNING BODY, IF APPLICABLE]
"Designated collected solid waste" means solid waste types [WASTE IDENTIFICATION NUMBER(S)]. Designated collected solid waste shall not consist of recyclable materials, hazardous waste, or solid animal and vegetable wastes collected by swine producers licensed by the State Department of Agriculture to collect, prepare and feed such waste to swine on their own farms.
"Disposal facility" means those sites designated in the [DISTRICT] Solid Waste Management Plan for use by the [CONTRACTING UNIT].
[IDENTIFY NAME AND ADDRESS OF AUTHORIZED DISPOSAL FACILITY(S) THAT ACCEPT THE TYPES OF WASTE THAT WILL BE COLLECTED PURSUANT TO THE CONTRACT]
"Governing body" means the governing body of the municipality, when the contract or agreement is to be entered into by, or on behalf of a, municipality as further defined at N.J.A.C. 40A:11-2.
New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection
Compliance and Enforcement, Office of Local Environmental Management
Uniform Bid Specifications