ST. LOUIS COUNTY HIGHWAY PROJECT
                                        Electronic Bids Close Thursday, February 27, 2020
                                                            Duluth, Minnesota



NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS - Electronic Bids will be received until 10:00 AM on Thursday, February 27, 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. CP 0025-431705, SAP 069-625-019 - Turn Lanes, CP 0025-431705

LOCATION: Intersection of MNTH-37 and CSAH 25 (Hwy 25)/CR 447 (Tamminen Road)

TYPE OF WORK: Complete Reconstruction

LENGTH: N/A

Major items of work are:

MOBILIZATION, LUMP SUM 1.00; REMOVE CONCRETE STRUCTURE, EACH 3.00; REMOVE SIGN TYPE C, EACH 14.00; REMOVE HANDHOLE, EACH 1.00; REMOVE MAIL BOX SUPPORT, EACH 3.00; SAWING BIT PAVEMENT (FULL DEPTH), LIN FT 2,475.00; REMOVE CABLES, LIN FT 245.00; REMOVE BITUMINOUS PAVEMENT, SQ YD 2,317.00; REMOVE CONCRETE ISLAND, SQ FT 800.00; GEOTEXTILE FABRIC TYPE 6, SQ YD 782.00; EXCAVATION - COMMON(P), CU YD 2,356.00; SELECT GRANULAR EMBANKMENT MOD 7% (CV)(P), CU YD 2,341.00; EXCAVATION SPECIAL, CU YD 200.00; AGGREGATE SURFACING (CV) CLASS 5(P), CU YD 120.00; AGGREGATE BASE (CV) CLASS 5(P), CU YD 1,356.00; MILL BITUMINOUS SURFACE (2.0"), SQ YD 5,908.00; BITUMINOUS MATERIAL FOR TACK COAT, GALLON 773.00; TYPE SP 12.5 WEARING COURSE MIX (3;C), TON 1,400.00; TYPE SP 12.5 NON WEAR COURSE MIX (3;C), TON 328.00; FILL & ABANDON PVC PIPE, LIN FT 205.00; ADJUST FRAME & RING CASTING (SPECIAL), EACH 1.00; MAIL BOX SUPPORT, EACH 3.00; HANDHOLE, EACH 1.00; 3" NON-METALLIC CONDUIT, LIN FT 220.00; DIRECT BURIED LIGHTING CABLE 4/C 4 AWG, LIN FT 300.00; TRAFFIC CONTROL, LUMP SUM 1.00; SIGN TYPE C, SQ FT 149.00; STORM DRAIN INLET PROTECTION, EACH 1.00; CULVERT END CONTROLS, EACH 4.00; SEDIMENT CONTROL LOG TYPE STRAW, LIN FT 1,730.00; FERTILIZER TYPE 3, POUND 350.00; RAPID STABILIZATION METHOD 4, SQ YD 5,025.00; SEEDING, ACRE 1.00; RAPID STABILIZATION METHOD 1, ACRE 1.00; INTERIM PAVEMENT MARKING, LIN FT 7,600.00; REMOVABLE PREFORM PAVEMENT MARKING TAPE, LIN FT 30,225.00; 4" SOLID LINE MULTI COMP GR IN (WR), LIN FT 8,348.00; 4" BROKEN LINE MULTI COMP GR IN (WR), LIN FT 480.00; 4" DOTTED LINE MULTI COMP GR IN (WR), LIN FT 360.00; 4" DBLE SOLID LINE MULTI COMP GR IN (WR), LIN FT 2,030.00; 24" SOLID LINE PREF THERMO GR IN, LIN FT 177.00; PAVT MSSG PREF THERMO GR IN, SQ FT 120.00;
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