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In accordance with Section 241-2 of the City Code, notice is hereby given that the Plattsburgh Public Library is seeking vendors to operate a Coffee Bar inside the library under a license agreement with the Library.

We are seeking qualified vendors (bakery and coffee providers) to work with the Library to provide these services with a one year license to operate the space as a library provided concession. The license will be renewable for two consecutive terms according to the License Agreement. The proposed space will be approximately 15'6" in overall length x 5'6" overall depth. The working surface of the coffee bar will start 60" from the back brick wall. Operating equipment not included.

As minimum, qualified vendors must have experience in successfully operating businesses engaged in similar uses, a Clinton County Health Department license, insurance, business licenses and other required items prior to final selection and award of a license.

Qualified and interested vendors must contact the Library via email or in writing not later than February 27, 2017 with a proposal for the operation of the Coffee Bar including relevant experience. Correspondence must be received, not post marked, by the specified date.

Proposals, or request for further information, should be submitted to Jamie Parrotte at parrottej@cityofplattsburgh-ny.gov or write to PPL 19 Oak Street Plattsburgh NY 12901, attn. Jamie Parrotte.


The mission of the Plattsburgh Public Library is to serve the educational, cultural, recreational, and inspirational needs of every citizen of the City of Plattsburgh. The library believes that only through wide dissemination of knowledge and ideas can we continue to maintain the well-informed citizenry which is essential to the preservation of our democratic heritage. The library services a dual role as a community library and as a central reference library for libraries serving the Clinton, Essex, and Franklin county area.

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Address: Plattsburgh Public Library
19 Oak Street
Plattsburgh, NY 12901-2810

Phone: (518) 563-0921
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Email: PPLInfo@cityofplattsburgh-ny.gov

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