The Board of Trustees of the Olean Public Library, Olean, New York, hereby invites the submission of sealed dollar cost proposals for professional auditing services. Proposals are being solicited for auditing services related to the Library’s accounting records for the fiscal years ending December 31, 2021 through December 31, 2025.

Proposals will be received until 3:00 PM on May 13, 2021 at the business office of the Olean Public Library, Second and Laurens Streets, Olean, New York 14760.

Specifications may be obtained in the Business Office, Second and Laurens Streets, Olean, New York 14760, between the hours of 9:00 A.M. and 3:00 P.M. The Board of Trustees reserves the right to waive any informality in or reject in whole or in part all proposals or to accept any proposal which in its judgment is in the best interest of the library.

Proposals should be sealed and plainly marked: “Sealed Dollar Cost Proposal for Professional Auditing Services”.



By: Michelle La Voie, Library Director

Dated: April 1, 2021

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