ST. LOUIS COUNTY HIGHWAY PROJECT
                                        Electronic Bids Close Thursday, February 20, 2020
                                                            Duluth, Minnesota



NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS - Electronic Bids will be received until 10:00 AM on Thursday, February 20, 2020, 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 069-637-024 (Low Prime) CP 0037-368337 Br 15, CP 0037-368337 Br 15

LOCATION: Bridge 15 located 0.55 Mi N of JCT Glenwood St over Amity Creek

TYPE OF WORK: Bridge Construction

LENGTH: 0.15 Mi.

Major items of work are:

REMOVE PIPE APRON, EACH 2.00; SAWING BIT PAVEMENT (FULL DEPTH), LIN FT 273.00; REMOVE PIPE CULVERTS, LIN FT 182.00; SALVAGE GUARDRAIL-PLATE BEAM, LIN FT 403.00; REMOVE BITUMINOUS PAVEMENT, SQ YD 2,765.00; GEOTEXTILE FABRIC TYPE 6, SQ YD 1,490.00; TEMPORARY STREAM DIVERSION SYSTEM, EACH 1.00; EXCAVATION - COMMON(P), CU YD 2,415.00; GRANULAR EMBANKMENT (CV)(P), CU YD 316.00; SELECT GRANULAR EMBANKMENT (CV)(P), CU YD 687.00; SELECT GRANULAR EMBANKMENT MOD 7% (CV)(P), CU YD 2,187.00; AGGREGATE SURFACING (CV) CLASS 5(P), CU YD 53.00; AGGREGATE SURFACING CLASS 5, TON 27.00; AGGREGATE BASE (CV) CLASS 5(P), CU YD 807.00; BITUMINOUS MATERIAL FOR SHOULDER TACK, GALLON 80.00; TYPE SP 9.5 WEARING COURSE MIX (2;B), TON 850.00; 10X4 PRECAST CONCRETE BOX CULV END SECT, EACH 2.00; 16X7 PRECAST CONCRETE BOX CULV END SECT, EACH 2.00; 10X4 PRECAST CONCRETE BOX CULVERT, LIN FT 88.00; 16X7 PRECAST CONCRETE BOX CULVERT, LIN FT 86.00; STRUCTURE EXCAVATION CLASS E(P), CU YD 1,948.00; GRANULAR BACKFILL (CV)(P), CU YD 358.00; GRANULAR BEDDING (CV)(P), CU YD 183.00; COARSE AGGREGATE BEDDING (CV)(P), CU YD 440.00; 36" RC PIPE APRON, EACH 2.00; 88" SPAN RC PIPE-ARCH APRON, EACH 2.00; INSTALL CULVERT MARKER, EACH 8.00; INSTALL PC CONCRETE BOX CULV END SECTION, EACH 2.00; 88" SPAN RC PIPE-ARCH CULV CL IIA, LIN FT 38.00; 36" RC PIPE CULVERT DES 3006 CL III, LIN FT 32.00; INSTALL PC CONCRETE BOX CULVERT, LIN FT 86.00; CULVERT EXCAVATION CLASS U(P), CU YD 1,955.00; CONCRETE CULVERT COLLAR, EACH 2.00; RANDOM RIPRAP CLASS II(P), CU YD 116.00; RANDOM RIPRAP CLASS II, CU YD 47.00; RANDOM RIPRAP CLASS III, CU YD 49.00; PLACE BOULDER, EACH 11.00; PORTABLE CHANGEABLE MESSAGE SIGN, EACH 2.00; SILT FENCE; TYPE HI, LIN FT 1,215.00; SEDIMENT CONTROL LOG TYPE STRAW, LIN FT 314.00; COMMON TOPSOIL BORROW, CU YD 265.00; FERTILIZER TYPE 3, POUND 228.00; EROSION CONTROL BLANKETS CATEGORY 3N, SQ YD 3,146.00; RAPID STABILIZATION METHOD 4, SQ YD 803.00; SEEDING, ACRE 0.65; SEED MIXTURE 25-141, POUND 39.00; RAPID STABILIZATION METHOD 3, M GALLON 7.80; GRANULAR CHANNEL LINER, CU YD 23.00; INTERIM PAVEMENT MARKING, LIN FT 100.00; 4" SOLID LINE PAINT, LIN FT 242.00; 6" SOLID LINE PAINT, LIN FT 1,284.00; 4" BROKEN LINE PAINT, LIN FT 30.00;
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