ST. LOUIS COUNTY HIGHWAY PROJECT
                                        Electronic Bids Close Thursday, April 4, 2019
                                                            Duluth, Minnesota



NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS - Electronic Bids will be received until 10:00 AM on Thursday, April 4, 2019, 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. CP 0121-275818, SAP 069-721-005 - Mill & Overlay , Curb & Gutter, CP 0121-275818

LOCATION: CSAH 34 (Howard Gnesen) to CSAH 9 (Arnold Road)

TYPE OF WORK: Mill & Overlay, Curb & Gutter

LENGTH: 1.1 Mi.

Major items of work are:

MOBILIZATION, LUMP SUM 1.00; REMOVE CASTING, EACH 31.00; REMOVE SIGN TYPE C, EACH 47.00; SALVAGE SIGN TYPE C, EACH 5.00; SAWING CONCRETE PAVEMENT (FULL DEPTH), LIN FT 60.00; SAWING BIT PAVEMENT (FULL DEPTH), LIN FT 12,766.00; REMOVE CURB & GUTTER, LIN FT 10,908.00; REMOVE CONCRETE PAVEMENT, SQ YD 767.00; REMOVE BITUMINOUS PAVEMENT, SQ YD 5,629.00; EXCAVATION - COMMON, CU YD 191.00; AGGREGATE SURFACING CLASS 5, TON 485.00; 0.5 CU YD SHOVEL, HOUR 16.00; 12 CU YD TRUCK, HOUR 16.00; 4.0 CU YD FRONT END LOADER, HOUR 8.00; AGGREGATE BASE CLASS 5, TON 711.00; MILL BITUMINOUS SURFACE (3.0"), SQ YD 18,591.00; BITUMINOUS MATERIAL FOR TACK COAT, GALLON 2,839.00; TYPE SP 9.5 WEARING COURSE MIX (3;B), TON 4,082.00; TYPE SP 12.5 NON WEAR COURSE MIX (3;B), TON 892.00; TYPE SP 9.5 BIT MIXTURE FOR ENTRANCES (3,B), TON 209.00; ADJUST VALVE BOX, EACH 3.00; ADJUST VALVE BOX (SPECIAL), EACH 4.00; CASTING ASSEMBLY, EACH 31.00; ADJUST FRAME & RING CASTING, EACH 3.00; ADJUST FRAME & RING CASTING (SPECIAL), EACH 12.00; REPAIR DRAINAGE STRUCTURE, EACH 16.00; RECONSTRUCT MANHOLE, EACH 2.00; CONCRETE CURB & GUTTER DESIGN B612, LIN FT 54.00; CONCRETE CURB & GUTTER DESIGN B624, LIN FT 10,854.00; 7" CONCRETE DRIVEWAY PAVEMENT, SQ YD 1,143.00; MAIL BOX SUPPORT, EACH 63.00; TRAFFIC CONTROL, LUMP SUM 1.00; SIGN TYPE C, SQ FT 203.00; STORM DRAIN INLET PROTECTION, EACH 35.00; SEDIMENT CONTROL LOG TYPE STRAW, LIN FT 4,735.00; BOULEVARD TOPSOIL BORROW, CU YD 439.00; FERTILIZER TYPE 3, POUND 128.00; SODDING TYPE LAWN, SQ YD 3,182.00; RAPID STABILIZATION METHOD 4, SQ YD 797.00; INTERIM PAVEMENT MARKING, LIN FT 32,112.00; 6" SOLID LINE MULTI COMP GR IN (WR) CONT, LIN FT 9,869.00; 4" DBLE SOLID LINE MULTI COMP GR IN (WR) CONT, LIN FT 5,352.00; 24" SOLID LINE PREF TAPE GR IN (WR), LIN FT 68.00;
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