INVITATION FOR BIDS FOR PURCHASE OF PROPERTY

…….PUBLIC NOTICE…….
Sealed bids will be received by Huntingdon Borough for the purchase of parcel of ground consisting a 25′ by 193′ lot with a two story framed dwelling erected thereon and having and address of 407 Moore Street, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania 16652.  The tax assessment identification number is 18-03-140.  The parcel has public sewer and water and was previously used for residential purposes.

Each bid shall be no less than Two Thousand Five Hundred Dollars ($2,500.00) and must clearly identify the bidder, the bidder’s name and address and telephone number.  The bid must contain the purchase price, and, must be accompanied by a non-refundable down payment which shall be in the form of a certified or cashier’s check payable to Huntingdon Borough in the amount of 10% of the bid.  The bid and down payment must be in a sealed envelope and marked “Huntingdon Borough Real Estate Bid”.  Bids must be received by the Borough at the Borough Office on 530 Washington Street, P.O. Box 592, Huntingdon, PA  16652, before 4:30PM on Tuesday, September 19, 2017.  The bids will be opened and read at the regularly scheduled Borough Council Meeting on Tuesday, September 19, 2017 at 7:30PM.  The bidder who is awarded the property shall close within thirty (30) days from the date of the award or shall forfeit the down payment.

The property is being sold as-is.  The buyer shall be responsible for replacing the roof on the property and shall insure that the property is in full compliance with the Huntingdon Borough Code within one (1) year of date of settlement.

Huntingdon Borough shall provide the buyer with a deed of special warranty at the time of settlement.  The real estate taxes shall be prorated to the date of settlement.  Realty transfer taxes shall be split equally between Huntingdon Borough and the buyer.  Huntingdon Borough shall be responsible for preparation of the deed, and, the buyer shall be responsible for all recording fees.

The contract sell for the property shall be awarded to the highest responsible bidder as is in the best interest of the Borough.  Borough Council reserves the right to reject any and all bids and to waive any informalities in the Bidding.

Huntingdon Farmers Market at Portstown Park

The Huntingdon Farmers Market will be celebrating 10 Years.  The Market will open May 4th and run through October 26, 2017.  It will be open every Thursday from 12:00 Noon till 5:00PM at the Portstown Park Pavilion, 842 Penn Street, Huntingdon, PA  16652.

Local Homegrown Produce, Baked Goods, Wool, Local Honey, Eggs, Meat, Pasta and much more.

Payment Options:  Visa, MasterCard, Discover, Cash, Checks, FMNP Vouchers, Market Bucks and EBT/SNAP.
5% Discount for Veterans with ID Cards.

Visit their website for more information at www.huntingdonfarmersmarket.org

Water & Sewer Payment

Huntingdon Borough now accepts Credit Cards and Debit Cards.
The minimum fee of $3.00 will be charged up to $122.00.
Over the $122.00 there will be a 2.45% charged.
This fee is charged by the Payment Processing Center.

You can also have your payment made by automatic withdrawal.
You can fill out the application ACH Direct Payment Form and return it to the Huntingdon Borough Water and Sewer Office at 530 Washington Street, P.O. Box 592, Huntingdon, PA  16652.
Payments will be withdrawn the 15th of every month unless this date falls on a weekend.  This only applies to full payment of your Water & Sewer Bill.  This does not apply to payment arrangements or partial payments.