ST. LOUIS COUNTY HIGHWAY PROJECT
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                                        Electronic Bids Close Thursday, May 17, 2018
                                                            Duluth, Minnesota



NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS - Electronic Bids will be received until 10:00 AM on Thursday, May 17, 2018, 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 069-600-045, CP 0000-305083 - Complete Reconstruction, CP 0000-305083

LOCATION: Commonwealth Ave. between Prescott St. and Hudson Blvd. - CP 0000-305083

TYPE OF WORK: Complete Reconstruction

Major items of work are:

MOBILIZATION, LUMP SUM 1.00; CLEARING & GRUBBING, LUMP SUM 1.00; REMOVE SEWER PIPE (STORM), LIN FT 605.00; REMOVE CURB & GUTTER, LIN FT 45.00; REMOVE CONCRETE WALK, SQ YD 366.00; REMOVE MANHOLE, EACH 1.00; REMOVE CATCH BASIN, EACH 1.00; SAWING BIT PAVEMENT (FULL DEPTH), LIN FT 170.00; SALVAGE CASTING, EACH 2.00; SALVAGE SIGN, EACH 2.00; COMMON EXCAVATION, CU YD 2,495.00; SELECT GRANULAR BORROW MOD 7% (CV)(P), CU YD 1,110.00; GEOTEXTILE FABRIC SPECIAL TYPE V(P), SQ YD 3,370.00; AGGREGATE BASE (CV) CLASS 5(P), CU YD 850.00; TYPE SP 9.5 WEARING COURSE MIX (3,C), TON 550.00; GRANULAR BACKFILL (CV), CU YD 480.00; 4" PERF PVC PIPE DRAIN, LIN FT 1,199.00; 12" RC PIPE SEWER DES 3006 CL III, LIN FT 141.00; 24" RC PIPE SEWER DES 3006 CL III, LIN FT 504.00; 30" RC PIPE SEWER DES 3006 CL III, LIN FT 102.00; CONNECT TO EXISTING MANHOLES, EACH 2.00; CONCRETE ENCASED VALVE BOX COLLAR, EACH 2.00; CONST DRAINAGE STRUCTURE DESIGN G, EACH 5.00; CONST DRAINAGE STRUCTURE DESIGN SPECIAL, EACH 1.00; CONST DRAINAGE STRUCTURE DES 48-4020, EACH 1.00; CONST DRAINAGE STRUCTURE DES 60-4020, EACH 2.00; CONCRETE ENCASED CASTING COLLAR, EACH 6.00; 6" CONCRETE WALK, SQ FT 5,891.00; CONCRETE CURB & GUTTER DESIGN B624, LIN FT 17.00; CONCRETE CURB & GUTTER DESIGN B624 (MOD), LIN FT 1,160.00; 7" CONCRETE DRIVEWAY PAVEMENT, SQ YD 39.00; TRUNCATED DOMES, SQ FT 12.00; TRAFFIC CONTROL, LUMP SUM 1.00; INSTALL SIGN PANEL TYPE C, EACH 2.00; SILT FENCE, TYPE HI, LIN FT 1,070.00; SILT FENCE, TYPE SD, LIN FT 66.00; FILTER BERM TYPE 3, LIN FT 500.00; STORM DRAIN INLET PROTECTION, EACH 11.00; SEDIMENT CONTROL LOG TYPE COMPOST, LIN FT 500.00; STABILIZED CONSTRUCTION EXIT, LUMP SUM 1.00; CULVERT END CONTROLS, EACH 1.00; TURF ESTABLISHMENT, LUMP SUM 1.00; RAPID STABILIZATION METHOD 4, SQ YD 929.00; INTERIM PAVEMENT MARKING, LIN FT 1,076.00; 4" SOLID LINE EPOXY, LIN FT 991.00; 24" SOLID LINE EPOXY, LIN FT 28.00; 4" DBLE SOLID LINE EPOXY, LIN FT 538.00;


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

Effective February 6, 2021, St. Louis County Public Works solicitations for road and bridge projects are no longer advertised in the newspaper. To locate solicitations for this project, please use one of the following methods:

         -  Bid Express® (bidexpress.com)
         -  Minnesota Construction eAdvertising (
eadvert.rtvision.com)
         -  St. Louis County Public Works eGram site (
egram.stlouiscountymn.gov)

Links to these websites are also available on the St. Louis County Public Works website under Public Works, Construction, Project Bidding.