Daily Archives: May 9, 2012

Renegotiation Of Prices For Contract Extension Held Unlawful; Competitive Bidding Required

May 9th, 2012 (No Comments)

Recently, in Hanisco v. Township of Warminster, the Commonwealth Court ruled that Warminster Township improperly negotiated new pricing for an extension of a waste services contract.  The Court held that the township should have let the new contract by competitive bidding. While the general rule is that a municipality may extend and renew public contracts without the need […]