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 069-648-030, CP 0048-153452 (Tied) - Mill & Overlay, CP 0048-153453 (Tied)

LOCATION: CSAH 48 (2nd Ave.) from TH 2 to 5th St. - CP 0048-153453 (Tied)

TYPE OF WORK: Mill & Overlay

LENGTH: .4 Mi.

Major items of work are:

CONSTRUCTION SURVEYING, LUMP SUM 1.00; MOBILIZATION, LUMP SUM 1.00; MOBILIZATION, SEAL COAT, LUMP SUM 1.00; REMOVE SEWER PIPE (STORM), LIN FT 337.00; REMOVE CURB & GUTTER, LIN FT 3,127.00; REMOVE CONCRETE SIDEWALK, SQ FT 7,972.00; REMOVE CONCRETE PAVEMENT, SQ YD 904.00; REMOVE BITUMINOUS PAVEMENT, SQ YD 8,367.00; REMOVE CASTING, EACH 28.00; SAWING CONCRETE PAVEMENT (FULL DEPTH), LIN FT 311.00; SAWING BIT PAVEMENT (FULL DEPTH), LIN FT 923.00; COMMON EMBANKMENT (CV)(P), CU YD 142.00; EXCAVATION - COMMON(P), CU YD 470.00; SLOPE DRESSING MATERIAL (CV), CU YD 39.00; AGGREGATE SURFACING CLASS 5, TON 43.00; MOTOR GRADER, HOUR 21.00; 8 TON STEEL-WHEELED ROLLER, HOUR 21.00; WATER, M GALLON 15.00; CALCIUM CHLORIDE SOLUTION, GALLON 970.00; AGGREGATE BASE CLASS 5, TON 997.00; CONCRETE PAVEMENT 7.0", SQ YD 552.00; SUPPLEMENTAL PAVEMENT REINFORCEMENT, POUND 1,396.00; DOWEL BAR, EACH 154.00; DRILL & GROUT DOWEL BAR (EPOXY COATED), EACH 70.00; BITUMINOUS MATERIAL FOR FOG SEAL, GALLON 902.00; BITUMINOUS MATERIAL FOR SEAL COAT, GALLON 1,776.00; BITUMINOUS SEAL COAT, SQ YD 4,934.00; BITUMINOUS MATERIAL FOR TACK COAT, GALLON 978.00; TYPE SP 9.5 WEARING COURSE MIX (3,C), TON 1,681.00; TYPE SP 12.5 NON WEAR COURSE MIX (3,C), TON 983.00; TYPE SP 9.5 BIT MIXTURE FOR ENTRANCES (3,C), TON 265.00; 12" RC PIPE SEWER DES 3006, LIN FT 337.00; ADJUST VALVE BOX (SPECIAL), EACH 1.00; CONST DRAINAGE STRUCTURE DESIGN SPECIAL, EACH 1.00; CASTING ASSEMBLY, EACH 14.00; ADJUST FRAME & RING CASTING, EACH 18.00; GROUT CATCH BASIN OR MANHOLE, EACH 4.00; CONNECT INTO EXISTING MANHOLE, EACH 2.00; CASTING ASSEMBLY SPECIAL, EACH 15.00; ADJUST FRAME & RING CASTING (SPECIAL), EACH 11.00; REPAIR DRAINAGE STRUCTURE, EACH 4.00; 6" CONCRETE WALK, SQ FT 7,982.00; CONCRETE CURB & GUTTER DESIGN B624, LIN FT 124.00; CONCRETE CURB & GUTTER DESIGN S524, LIN FT 3,677.00; 7" CONCRETE DRIVEWAY PAVEMENT, SQ YD 205.00; CONCRETE DRAINAGE FLUME, SQ YD 4.00; TRUNCATED DOMES, SQ FT 144.00; RELOCATE SIGN, EACH 12.00; TRAFFIC CONTROL, LUMP SUM 1.00; TRAFFIC CONTROL, SEAL COAT, LUMP SUM 1.00; STORM DRAIN INLET PROTECTION, EACH 15.00; SEDIMENT CONTROL LOG TYPE STRAW, LIN FT 200.00; FERTILIZER TYPE 3, POUND 35.00; SODDING TYPE LAWN, SQ YD 471.00; INTERIM PAVEMENT MARKING, LIN FT 1,960.00; 6" SOLID LINE PAINT, LIN FT 3,325.00; 4" BROKEN LINE PAINT, LIN FT 390.00; 6" SOLID LINE EPOXY, LIN FT 3,325.00; 4" BROKEN LINE EPOXY, LIN FT 390.00; 24" SOLID LINE PREF TAPE GR IN, LIN FT 170.00; CROSSWALK PREF TAPE GR IN, SQ FT 918.00;
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