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Bid Number: 19-71
Bid Title: Protective Gear for the Aurora Fire Department
Category: Equipment (non-Heavy), Consumables
Status: Awarded


Anticipated purchase of protective apparel for the Aurora Fire Department.

Vendors desiring to bid an alternative product to those specified are to submit one (1) sample of each item on which they will be offering a price quote.  Evaluation will be conducted by a committee of firefighters and Fire Department staff personnel.  For comparison purposes, the bunker coat shall be chest size 46, sleeve length 29, and bunker pants will be waist size 36, inseam 30.  Fire boots shall be men’s size 10.5.


Samples shall be delivered not less than seven (7) days prior to the bid opening to the attention of:


                                                Attn: Jim Rhodes

                                                Aurora Fire Department

                                                75 N. Broadway

                                                Aurora, IL 60505


Included with each sample shall be information concerning technical specifications, brochures and other information describing features of the sample item.


Vendors will be responsible for retrieving their samples after the date the bid is awarded.

Publication Date/Time:
10/10/2019 12:00 AM
Publication Information:
Beacon News & Demandstar
Closing Date/Time:
10/30/2019 2:00 PM
Submittal Information:
Office of the City Clerk, 44 East Downer Place, Aurora, Illinois 60507-2067
Bid Opening Information:
2:00 PM
Download Available:
Plan & Spec Available:
Specifications and other pertinent documents may be obtained online at
Business Hours:
8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Special Requirements:
The City of Aurora has a local preference ordinance that would apply to this contract.
Awarded to Air One Equipment, South Elgin, IL per City of Aurora Resolution R19-410 passed on December 10, 2019.
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