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J, Page14 POST-GAZETTE, MAY 17, 2013 • Socially Scene (Continued from Page 7) from Whitinsville Christian class act shows. Mawr 23rd Academy; and Kadar Derek and 24th Megan Hility from Qian from Westford Acad- Smash, May 28th and 29TM emy. Kadar Derek Qian will Matthew Morrison from Glee perform a movement from and on May 29TM Fidelity Prokofiev's Piano concerto Investment will be holding No. 3; Innaray Oliveira will their annual young artists perform Leonard Cohen's competition. Symphony Hall Hallelujah; Esha Nijhoff is located at 301 Massachu- Asser will perform a work setts Avenue, Boston, MA. based on text from the re- For more information on nowned Indian poet Rabin- show times and ticket prices dranath Tagore; and the you call the box office at Charlie Brown Band Will per- 617-266-1492 or log on to form a selection from their jazz repertoire. MFA on Display .... The The Boston Pops is in full Museum of Fine Arts in Bos- swing and this May have ton is highlighting one of the LEGAL NOTICE REQUEST FOR QUALIFICATIONS The MASSACHUSETFS PORT AUTHORITY (Authority) is soliciting consulting services for MPA CONTRACT NO. A289-$2, CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS INSPECTION / TESTING, LOGAN AIRPORT & MARITIME PROPERTIES. The Authority is seeking qualified multidiscipline consulting firms/teams, with proven experience to provide professional services including laboratory services to perform construction materials testing and inspection in support of the Authority's construction program. The Consultant shall demonstrate its ability to manage costs effectively and shall be experienced in providing similar on-call services. The Consultant must be able to work closely with the Authority and other interested parties in order to provide such services in a timely and effective manner. The consultant shall demonstrate experience in several disciplines, including but not limited to, complete laboratory, field and plant inspection capabilities related construction materials inspection and testing. The scope of work shall include, but not be limited to the following: (1) Bituminous concrete, (2) Portland cement concrete; (3) soils; (4) structural steel and welding; and (5) coatings. Such inspections shall be performed in accordance with ASTM, FAA, AASHTO, AWS, NACE, ACI, PCI, NETTCP and/or other appropriate specifications and standards. All testing and inspections shall be done under the direction and management of the Authority's QA Manager. The Consultant shall be required to provide vehicles and operators with appropriate insurance coverage and shall be capable of being licensed and badged to allow for access to all of the Authority's facilities. The contract will be work order based, and Consultant's fee for each work order shall be negotiated; however, the total fee for the contract shall not exceed $500,000. Each submission shall include a Statement of Qualifications that provides detailed information in response to the evaluation criteria set forth below and include Architect/Engineer & Related Services questionnaires SF 330 ( with the appropriate number of Part IIs. M/WBE Certification of the prime and/or subconsultants shall be current at the time of submittal and the Consultant shall provide a copy of the M/WBE certification letter from the Supplier DiversityOffice, formerly known as State Office of Minority and Women Business Assistance (SOMWBA) within its submittal. The Consultant shall also provide an original and nine copies of litigation and legal proceedings information, signed under the pains and penalties of perjury, in a separate sealed envelope entitled "Litigation and Legal Proceedings". See doing-business/Pages/CapitalProgramsResourceCenter.aspx for more details on litigation and legal proceedings history submittal requirements• The submission shall be evaluated on basis of: (1) current level of experience and knowledge of the team for similar projects, particularly the Project Manager, (2) geographiclocationandavailabilityoftheProjectManager, residentinspectorsand other key personnel to be assigned to the project, (3) experience and expertise of subconsultants, (4) demonstrated ability to perform work with minimal disruption to facility operations, (5) familiarity with Massachusetts public bid laws (6) cost management and scheduling capabilities, (7) M/WBE and affirmative action efforts, please indicate the proposed % of M/WBE participation (8) current level of work with the Authority, (9) past performance for the Authority, if any, (10) experience with sustainable design concepts, and (11) project understanding and technical approach to this project. The selection shall involve a two-step process including the shortlisting of a minimum of three firms based on an evaluation of the Statements of Qualifications received in response to this solicitation, followed immediately by a final selection of the consultant by the Authority. The Authority reserves the right to interview the firms prior to final selection, if deemed appropriate• By responding to this solicitation, consultants agree to accept the terms and conditions of Massport's standard work order agreement, a copy of the Authority's standard agreement can be found on the Authority's web page at The exception to this standard agreement is the insurance requirement of $1,000,000 of commercial general liability. The Consultant shall specify in its cover letter that it has the ability to obtain requisite insurance coverage. Submissions shall be printed on both sides of the sheet (8 1/2" x 11"), no acetate covers• Ten (10) copies of a bound document and one PDF version on a disc each limited to: 1) an SF 330 including the appropriate number of Part IIs, 2) resumes of key individuals only each limited to one (1) page under SF 330, Section E, 3) no more than ten (10) projects each limited to one (1) page under SF 330, Section F, 4) no more than 3 sheets (6 pages) of information contained under SF 330 Section H addressing the evaluation items (except for the litigation and legal proceedings history), and 5) no more than 2 sheets (4 pages) of other relevant material not including a 2 page (max.) cover letter, SDO certification letters, covers, dividers, and other required information. This submission, including the litigation and legal proceedings history in a separate sealed envelope as required shall be addressed to Houssam H. Sleiman, PE, CCM, Director of Capital Programs and Environmental Affairs and received no later than 12:00 Noon on Thursday, June 6, 2013, at the Massachusetts Port Authority, Logan Office Center, One Harborside Drive, Suite 209S, Logan International Airport, East Boston, MA 02128-2909. Any submission which is not received in a timely manner shall be rejected by the Authority as non-responsive. Any information provided to the Authority in any Proposal or other written or oral communication between the Proposer and the Authority will not be, or deemed to have been, proprietary or confidential, although the Authority will use reasonable efforts not to disclose such information to persons who are not employees or consultants retained by the Authority except as may be required by M.G.L.c.66. The procurement process for these services will proceed according to the following anticipated schedule: Times are Eastern Standard Time (US). Questions may be sent via email to subject to the deadline for receipt stated in the timetable above. In the subject lines of your email, please reference the MPA Project Name and Number. Questions and their responses will be posted on Capital Bid Opportunities webpage of Massport default.aspx as an attachment to the odginal Legal Notice and on Comm-PASS (www.comm-pass. corn) in the listings for this project. MASSACHUSEI"rS PORT AUTHORITY THOMAS P. GLYNN CEO AND EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR Run date: 05/17/13 Italian greats in the art cul- ture. Michelangelo's work will be available for viewing through June. "Michelangelo: Sacred and Profane, Master Drawings from the Casa Buonarroti" features a rich and varied selection of 26 works from the master's collection, pre- served in the artist's family home, the Casa Buonarroti, in Florence• The exhibition includes many of Michel- angelo's (1475-1564) great renowned drawings, which illustrate how he alternated between interpretations of the divine and the worldly, or profane, throughout his career. His powers to evoke the sacred are fully displayed in his large drawing of the Virgin and Child -- one of his most admired images• A worldlier image is the imagi- nary portrait of Cleopatra, a black chalk presentation drawing he made as a gift for his friend Tommaso de' Cavalieri that is considered one of the Renaissance genius's most poetic concep- tions. The works selected for "Michelangelo: Sacred and Profane" will be divided be- tween figure and architec- tural studies and include several major sheets never previously exhibited in the U.S. Michelangelo's Sacred and Profane, Master Drawings from the Casa Buonarroti is on display at the MFA through June 30TM in the Lee Gallery (Gallery 154). The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston Avenue of the Artsis LEGAL NOTICE Commonwealth of Massachusetts The Trial Court Suffolk Probate and Family Court 24 New Chardon Street Boston, Ma 02114 Docket No. SU13P0817PM In the Matter of CHRISTINA GAMBINO Of EAST BOSTON, MA RESPONDENT (Person to be Protected/Minor) CITATION GIVING NOTICE OF PETITION FOR APPOINTMENT OF CONSERVATOR OR OTHER PROTECTIVE ORDER PURSUANT TO • G.L c. 190B, §5-304 & §5-405 To the named Respondent and all other interested persons, a petition has been filed by East Boston Neighborhoood Health Center of East Boston, MA in the above captioned matter alleging that Christina Gambino is in need of a Conservator or other protective order and requesting that Wesley Lyons of Plaistow, NH (or some other suitable person) be appointed as Conservator to serve Without Surety on the bond. The petition asks the court to determine that the Respondent is disabled, that a protective order or appointment of a Conservator is necessary, and that the proposed conservator is appropriate. The petition is on file with this COUrt. You have the right to object to this proceeding. If you wish to do so, you or your attorney must file a written appearance at this court on or before 10:00 A.M. on the return date of 06/20/2013. This day is NOT a hearing date, but a deadline date by which you have to file the written appearance if you object to the petition. If you fail to file the written appearance by the return date, action may be taken in this matter without further notice to you. In addition to filing the written apperance, you or your attorney must file a written affidavit stating the specific facts and grounds of your objection within 30 days after the return date. IMPORTANT NOTICE The outcome of this proceeding may limit i or completely take away the above-named I person's right to make decisions about personal affairs or financial affairs or both. I The above-named person has the right to ask I for a lawyer. Anyone may make this request I on behalf of the above-named person• If the I above-named person cannot afford a lawyer, ! one may be appointed at State expense. WITNESS, HON. JOAN P. ARMSTRONG, First Justice of this Court. Date: April 16, 2013 Patricia M. Campatelli, Register of Probate Run date: 5/17/13 located at 465 Huntington Avenue Boston, Mass. You can call 617-267-9300 for more information or visit to see other exhibits currently available. A Tasty Treat to Compli- ment Your Time in the City ... For over twenty five years; Grill 23 & Bar has been New England's premier steak and seafood grill. Grill 23 & Bar is renowned for its prime, all-natural, dry-aged beef exclusively from Brandt Beef, and fresh, creative seafood presentations. Un- der the skillful helm of Ex- ecutive Chef Jay Murray, Grill 23's dynamic weekly menu showcases CheFs sig- nature entr6es as well as classic favorites. These cre- atively composed dishes, each reflecting the best in- gredients of the region, offer an addition to our a la carte menu. Grill 23's award-win- ning wine list has achieved The Wine Spectator's Best of - Award of Excellence annu- ally since 2002 as well as many other accolades. Located in the historic Salada Tea Building, Grill 23's elegant decor main- tains original turn-of-the- century sculpted ceilings I DRIVERS I Home Weekends I Pay up to .40 cpm. I Trucks equipped w/APU's. 70% I Drop & Hook CDL-A. 6 mos. Exp.I 888-406-9046 I and massive Corinthian col- umns. This combined with mahogany paneling, green marble accents, spotless brass detailing and oak floors gives Grill 23 its classic, re- fined ambiance• Grill 23, 161 Berkeley Street is in Boston's Back Bay. For reservations you can call 617.542.2255 or visit for more on their menu. LEGAL NOTICE Commonwealth of Massachusetts The Trial Court Middlesex Probate and Family Court 208 Cambridge Street East Cambridge, MA 02141 (617) 768-5800 Docket No. MI13P1830EA Estate of ROBERT S. NEWTON Date of Death May 18, 2012 INFORMAL PROBATE PUBLICATION NOTICE To all persons interested in the above captioned estate, by Petition of Petitioner Richard H. Kream of E. Weymouth, MA. Richard H. Kream of E.Weymouth, MA has been informally appointed as the Personal Representative of the estate to serve without surety on the bond. The estate is being administered under informal procedure by the Personal Represen- tative under the Massachusetts Uniform Pro- bate Code without supervision by the Court. Inventory and accounts are not required to be filed with the Court, but interested parties are entitled to notice regarding the administration from the Personal Representative and can petition the Court in any matter relating to the estate, including distribution of assets and expenses of administration. Interested parties are entitled to petition the Court to institute formal proceedings and to obtain orders terminating or restricting the powers of Per- sonal Representatives appointed under infor- mal procedure. A copy of the Petition and Will, if any, can be obtained from the Petitioner. Run date: 5/17/13 LEGAL NOTICE MASSACHUSETTS PORT AUTHORITY NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS Sealed General Bids for MPA Contract No. L930-C1 TERMINAL C ROOF REPLACEMENT, LOGAN INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT, EAST BOSTON, MASSACHUSE'n's, will be received by the Massachusetts Port Authority at the Capital Programs Department Office, Suite 209S, Logan Office Center, One Harborside Drive, East Boston, Massachusetts 02116, until 11:00 A.M. local time on WEDNESDAY, JUNE 19, 2013, immediately after which, in a designated room, the bids will be opened and read publicly. NOTE: PRE-BID CONFERENCE WILL BE HELD AT THE CAPITAL PROGRAMS DEPARTMENT (ABOVE ADDRESS) AT 10:00 a.m. LOCAL TIME ON THURSDAY, MAY 30, 2013. The work includes REMOVAL AND REPLACEMENT OF THE EXISTING ROOFING, FLASHINGS, INSULATIONS AND ASSOCIATED WORK. Bid documents will be made available beginning THURSDAY, MAY 23, 2013. Bid Documents in electronic format may be obtained free of charge at the Authority's Capital Programs Department Office, together with any addenda or amendments, which the Authority may issue and a printed copy of the Proposal form. In order to be eligible and responsible to bid on this contract General Bidders must submit with their bid a current Certificate of Eligibility issued by the Division of Capital Asset Management & Maintenance and an Update Statement• The General Bidder must be certified in the category of ROOFING. The estimated contract cost is SEVEN HUNDRED FIFTY THOUSAND DOLLARS ($750,000). Bidding procedures and award of the contract and sub contracts shall be in accordance with the provisions of Sections 44A through 44H inclusive, Chapter 149 of the General Laws of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. A proposal guaranty shall be submitted with each General Bid consisting of a bid deposit for five (5) percent of the value of the bid; when sub bids are required, each must be accompanied by a deposit equal to five (5) percent of the sub-bid amount, in the form of a bid bond, or cash, or a certified check, or a treasurers or a cashiers check issued by a responsible bank or trust company, payable to the Massachusetts Port Authority in the name of which the Contract for the work is to be executed• The bid deposit shall be (a) in a form satisfactory to the Authority, (b) with a surety company qualified to do business in the Commonwealth and satisfactory to the Authority, and (c) conditioned upon the faithful performance by the principal of the agreements contained in the bid. The successful Bidder will be required to furnish a performance bond and a labor and materials payment bond, each in an amount equal to 100% of the Contract price. The surety shall be a surety company or securities satisfactory to the Authority. Attention is called to the minimum rate of wages to be paid on the work as determined under the provisions of Chapter 149, Massachusetts General Laws, Section 26 to 27G, inclusive, as amended. The Contractor will be required to pay minimum wages in accordance with the schedules listed in-Division II, Special Provisions of the Specifications, which wage rates have been predetermined by the U. S. Secretary of Labor and/or the Commissioner of Labor and Industries of Massachusetts, whichever is greater• The successful Bidder will be required to purchase and maintain Bodily Injury Liability Insurance, Auto Liability Insurance, and Property Damage Liability Insurance for a combined single limit of TEN MILLION DOLLARS ($10,000,000). Said policy shall be on an occurrence basis and the Authority shall be included as an Additional Insured. See the insurance sections of Division I, General Requirements and Division II, Special Provisions for complete details. No filed sub-bids will be required for this contract. This contract is subject to a Minority/Women Owned Business Enterprise participation provision requiring that not less than TWO PERCENT (2%) of the Contract be performed by minority and women owned business enterprise contractors. With respect to this provision, bidders are urged to familiarize themselves thoroughly with the Bidding Documents. Strict compliance with the pertinent procedures will be required for a bidder to be deemed responsive and eligible. This Contract is also subject to Affirmative Action requirements of the Massachusetts Port Authority contained in Article 84 of the General Requirements and Covenants, and to the Secretary of Labor's Requirement for Affirmative Action to Ensure Equal Opportunity and the Standard Federal Equal Opportunity Construction Contract Specifications (Executive Order 11246). The General Contractor is required to submit a Certification of Non-Segregated Facilities prior to award of the Contract, and to notify prospective subcontractors of the requirement for such certification where the subcontract exceeds $10,000. Complete information and• authorization to view the site may be obtained from the Capital Programs Department Office at the Massachusetts Port Authority. The right is reserved to waive any informality in or reject any or all proposals. MASSACHUSETTS PORT AUTHORITY THOMAS P. GLYNN CEO AND EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR Run date: 05/17/13