Harris County is requesting proposals for the transportation and disposal of solid waste using private company’s trucks and drivers and the disposal of the solid waste in a state certified landfill. Proposal documents can be obtained by contacting Nancy McMichael, County Clerk, at 706-628-4958 or via email at Responses envelopes must be sealed and bear the notation “PROPOSAL:  SW TRANSPORTATION & DISPOSAL 2017”, be addressed to the attention of County Clerk, Harris County Board of Commissioners, 104 North College Street, PO Box 365, Hamilton, Georgia 31811-0365, and be received by 2:00 PM, Tuesday, August 22, 2017, at which time only the names of the firms responding to the RFP will be publicly read aloud. It is the responsibility of the responders to assure their proposal arrives at the proper location by the time indicated. Telegrams, facsimiles, e-mails, telephone or late proposals will not be accepted or considered. Harris County reserves the right to waive any requirements and/or specifications included, to reject any or all proposals, waive technicalities or informalities, and to accept any proposal that in its judgment best services the interest of the County and is deemed to be more suitable for its needs.