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The County of Northampton, Virginia (the “OWNER”), is requesting sealed proposals from qualified firms to perform maintenance dredging of the Willis Wharf Public Landing located near 5201 Willis Wharf Road, Exmore, VA. 23350. The project includes the hydraulic dredging approximately 10,000 CY of the public marina at Willis Wharf and a portion of the access channel of Parting Creek. The dredged material will be conveyed by pipeline to the nearby County owned dredge spoils disposal site.

Proposals will be evaluated by the County Administrator and the Director of Public Works. An original and two (2) copies of the sealed proposals from each vendor for the services specified must be received prior to 3:00 p.m., Thursday, July 12, 2018 by the County. All proposals shall be signed by an authorized representative of the vendor. All proposal envelopes must have the company name on the outside of the envelope along with the notation “Proposal –Willis Wharf Dredging”.

Proposals may be mailed or hand delivered to the County Administrator’s office at P.O. Box 66, Eastville, Virginia 23347, or 16404 Courthouse Road, Eastville, Virginia. It is the vendor’s responsibility to ensure that his proposal is received by the County Administrator prior to the due date. Proposals received after 3:00 p.m., July 12, 2018 will not be accepted or considered. All proposals will be time stamped upon arrival. The County will not be responsible for the loss of any proposal that is not appropriately marked as specified. Faxed or e-mailed proposals are not acceptable.

The County reserves the right to reject any or all bids and to waive irregularities and informalities in any bid. Bids received after the specified time of closing will be returned unopened.

Copies of drawings, specifications and contract documents may be obtained without charge from:

Chris Thomas, Director of Public Works
Northampton County
16404 Courthouse Road
PO Box 66
Eastville, VA. 23347
Phone: (757) 678 - 0414




The County of  Northampton will accept sealed proposals in the Office of the County Administrator, 16404  Courthouse Road, P. O. Box 66, Eastville, Va. 23347-0066, until, but not later than  5:00 p. m., Wednesday, August 1, 2018,  for a Classification and Compensation Study for use by the Northampton County Administrator.  Details may be obtained by calling (757) 678-0440 extension 515.

The County reserves the right to reject any or all proposals, and to waive irregularities or defects in any proposal.



Site Development for Dredge Material Placement Site

The County of Northampton, Virginia is accepting sealed bids for the sitework required to redevelop a dredge material placement site in Willis Wharf, VA for the future dredging of the Willis Wharf Harbor.  Bids will be received at the office of the County Administrator, 16404 Courthouse Road, Eastville, VA  23347 until 3:00 p.m., May 31, 2018.­­­­­­ Bids will be publicly opened and read aloud immediately thereafter.

The successful contractor will be responsible for the preparation of a previously used dredged material placement site, including the clearing of approximately two acres of trees, excavation of the site, construction of perimeter berms, and other work as specified and detailed in the Contract Documents.

Contractors can obtain copies of the drawings, specifications and contract documents from the Public Works Director’s Office at PO Box 66, Eastville, Virginia 23347, (757) 678-0414, or

The County reserves the right to reject any or all bids and to waive any irregularities or informalities in any bid.


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