|Submitted||Dec. 3, 2018|
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To Whom It May Concern:
Pursuant to the Massachusetts Public Records Law, I hereby request the following records:
• A copy of the bid submitted by Lower Merrimack Valley in response to Amazon's request for proposals for the site of its second headquarters — document(s) which would have been sent between September 1, 2017 through January 20, 2018 — and any supplemental materials provided to Amazon at the same time.
I see that you have made the bid available online, but in a non-downloadable folder (https://drive.google.com/file/d/0BzzUaLZFJDl3R3cxZ0tKZmNKZlE/view). I would prefer to receive it as a PDF attachment in a reply email.
I also request that, if appropriate, fees be waived as we believe this request is in the public interest, as suggested but not stipulated by the recommendations of the Massachusetts Supervisor of Public Records. The requested documents will be made available to the general public free of charge as part of the public information service at MuckRock.com, processed by a representative of the news media/press and is made in the process of news gathering and not for commercial usage.
I expect the request to be filled in an accessible format, including for screen readers, which provide text-to-speech for persons unable to read print. Files that are not accessible to screen readers include, for example, .pdf image files as well as physical documents.
In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.
Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 10 business days, as the statute requires.
To Whom It May Concern:
I wanted to follow up on the following Massachusetts Public Records Law request, copied below, and originally submitted on Dec. 3, 2018. Please let me know when I can expect to receive a response.
Thanks for your help, and let me know if further clarification is needed.
I am in receipt of your public records request dated December 17, 2018 for
a copy of the bid submitted by Lower Merrimack Valley in response to
Amazon's request for proposals. The information is downloadable and may be
found online at:
Executive Assistant/Director of Administrative Services
Town of North Andover
120 Main Street
North Andover, MA 01845
All email messages and attached content sent from and to this email account
are public records unless qualified as an exemption under the Massachusetts
*Public Records Law* <http://www.sec.state.ma.us/pre/preidx.htm>.
online at *www.northandoverma.gov* <http://www.northandoverma.gov>.