ST. LOUIS COUNTY HIGHWAY PROJECT
                                        Electronic Bids Close Thursday, May 4, 2017
                                                            Duluth, Minnesota



NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS - Electronic Bids will be received until 10:00 AM on Thursday, May 4, 2017, through Bid Express® https://www.bidexpress.com for the construction of the County project listed below. Proposals will be opened and read publicly at 10:01 A.M. on the aforementioned date at the St. Louis County Public Works Department Large Conference Room, 4787 Midway Rd, Duluth, Minnesota. Read carefully the wage scales as they affect this project. Minimum wage rates to be paid by the contractor have been predetermined and are subject to the Work Hours Act of 1962, P.L. 87-581. Those which apply to this project are set forth in the proposal for this project.

PROJECT NO. SAP 69-611-018, CP 0011-278904 (Low) - Mill & Overlay, CP 0011-278904 (Low)

LOCATION: CSAH 11 (4th St./5th Ave.) from CR 284 (Ugstad Rd.) to 2nd Street - CP 0011-278904 (Low)

TYPE OF WORK: Mill & Overlay

LENGTH: .59 Mi.

Major items of work are:

MOBILIZATION, LUMP SUM 1.00; MOBILIZATION, SEAL COAT, LUMP SUM 1.00; REMOVE CURB & GUTTER, LIN FT 534.00; REMOVE CONCRETE SIDEWALK, SQ FT 1,136.00; REMOVE BITUMINOUS PAVEMENT, SQ YD 203.00; SAWING CONCRETE PAVEMENT (FULL DEPTH), LIN FT 172.00; SAWING BIT PAVEMENT (FULL DEPTH), LIN FT 879.00; AGGREGATE SURFACING CLASS 5, TON 20.00; AGGREGATE BASE CLASS 5, TON 55.00; MILL BITUMINOUS SURFACE (3.0"), SQ YD 12,957.00; BITUMINOUS MATERIAL FOR FOG SEAL, GALLON 1,272.00; BITUMINOUS MATERIAL FOR SEAL COAT, GALLON 3,499.00; BITUMINOUS SEAL COAT, SQ YD 10,602.00; BITUMINOUS MATERIAL FOR TACK COAT, GALLON 1,919.00; TYPE SP 9.5 WEARING COURSE MIX (3,C), TON 2,273.00; TYPE SP 9.5 BIT MIXTURE FOR PATCHING, TON 82.00; ADJUST VALVE BOX (SPECIAL), EACH 7.00; PROTECT VALVE COVER, EACH 5.00; ADJUST FRAME & RING CASTING, EACH 1.00; ADJUST FRAME & RING CASTING (SPECIAL), EACH 10.00; PROTECT CASTING COVER, EACH 28.00; 6" CONCRETE WALK, SQ FT 1,563.00; CONCRETE CURB & GUTTER DESIGN B624, LIN FT 584.00; TRUNCATED DOMES, SQ FT 96.00; TRAFFIC CONTROL, LUMP SUM 1.00; TRAFFIC CONTROL, SEAL COAT, LUMP SUM 1.00; SODDING TYPE LAWN, SQ YD 57.00; INTERIM PAVEMENT MARKING, LIN FT 26,100.00; 6" SOLID LINE PAINT, LIN FT 5,262.00; 4" DBLE SOLID LINE PAINT, LIN FT 2,610.00; 6" SOLID LINE EPOXY, LIN FT 5,262.00; 4" DBLE SOLID LINE EPOXY, LIN FT 2,610.00; 24" SOLID LINE PREF TAPE GR IN, LIN FT 98.00; CROSSWALK PREF TAPE GR IN, SQ FT 702.00; PROTECT PAVEMENT MARKINGS, LIN FT 15.00; PROTECT PAVEMENT MARKINGS, SQ FT 126.00;
Proposal/Plan Specifications may be downloaded through Bid Express® https://bidexpress.com . There will be no cost for plan/proposals, but bidders must register through Bid Express® prior to bidding and submit their bids electronically through Bid Express®. Bid Express® does charge for this service, and bidders are encouraged to register well in advance of the bid closing date if they have not previously done so.
Electronic bids must be accompanied by a corporate surety bond in an amount which is at least equal to 5% of the total amount, and may be submitted electronically through Bid Express® using Surety 2000 or InSure Vision Technologies, LLC, or as a hard copy by mail or other delivery method, either as a corporate surety bond or a certified check made payable to the County Auditor of St. Louis County.
If not submitted electronically, the proposal guaranty must be received at the St. Louis County Public Works Department, 4787 Midway Rd, Duluth, MN, 55811 in a sealed envelope marked clearly with the name of the bidder, type of work, and project number by 4:00 p.m. the day prior to the specified date of opening.

                                            BY ORDER OF THE BOARD OF
                                            COUNTY COMMISSIONERS 
                                                     Nancy Nilsen 
                                                     County Auditor