ST. LOUIS COUNTY HIGHWAY PROJECT
                                        Electronic Bids Close Thursday, May 14, 2015
                                                            Duluth, Minnesota



NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS - Electronic Bids will be received until 10:00 AM on Thursday, May 14, 2015, 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 69-613-040 Tied, CP 0013-153307 - Mill & Overlay, CP 0013-153307

LOCATION: CSAH 13 (Midway Rd.) from TH 194 to TH 53 - CP 0013-153307

TYPE OF WORK: Mill & Overlay

LENGTH: .6 Mi.

Major items of work are:

MOBILIZATION, LUMP SUM 1.00; MOBILIZATION, SEAL COAT, LUMP SUM 1.00; REMOVE CURB & GUTTER, LIN FT 237.00; REMOVE CONCRETE SIDEWALK, SQ FT 398.00; SAWING CONCRETE PAVEMENT (FULL DEPTH), LIN FT 33.00; SAWING BITUMINOUS PAVEMENT, LIN FT 161.00; AGGREGATE SURFACING CLASS 5, TON 10.00; AGGREGATE BASE CLASS 5, TON 14.00; MILL BITUMINOUS SURFACE (1.5"), SQ YD 14,925.00; MILL BITUMINOUS SURFACE (2.0"), SQ YD 1,119.00; BITUMINOUS MATERIAL FOR FOG SEAL, GALLON 1,242.00; BITUMINOUS MATERIAL FOR SEAL COAT, GALLON 3,812.00; BITUMINOUS SEAL COAT, SQ YD 10,592.00; BITUMINOUS MATERIAL FOR TACK COAT, GALLON 963.00; TYPE SP 12.5 WEARING COURSE MIX (3,C), TON 1,803.00; ADJUST FRAME & RING CASTING, EACH 10.00; ADJUST FRAME & RING CASTING (SPECIAL), EACH 3.00; EXTERNAL FRAME SEAL, EACH 10.00; 6" CONCRETE WALK, SQ FT 688.00; CONCRETE CURB & GUTTER DESIGN B624, LIN FT 237.00; TRUNCATED DOMES, SQ FT 48.00; MAIL BOX SUPPORT, EACH 21.00; TRAFFIC CONTROL, LUMP SUM 1.00; TRAFFIC CONTROL, SEAL COAT, LUMP SUM 1.00; STORM DRAIN INLET PROTECTION, EACH 26.00; FERTILIZER TYPE 3, POUND 3.00; SODDING TYPE LAWN, SQ YD 24.00; INTERIM PAVEMENT MARKING, LIN FT 14,505.00; PAVT MSSG (LT ARROW) PAINT, EACH 7.00; PAVT MSSG (RT ARROW) PAINT, EACH 2.00; PAVT MSSG (LT ARROW) POLY PREF-GR IN, EACH 7.00; PAVT MSSG (RT ARROW) POLY PREF-GR IN, EACH 2.00; 4" SOLID LINE WHITE-PAINT, LIN FT 917.00; 6" SOLID LINE WHITE-PAINT, LIN FT 6,229.00; 24" SOLID LINE WHITE-PAINT, LIN FT 108.00; 4" SOLID LINE YELLOW-PAINT, LIN FT 1,637.00; 24" SOLID LINE YELLOW-PAINT, LIN FT 119.00; 4" BROKEN LINE YELLOW-PAINT, LIN FT 530.00; 4" DOUBLE SOLID LINE YELLOW-PAINT, LIN FT 1,334.00; 24" SOLID LINE WHITE-POLY PREF-GR IN, LIN FT 108.00; 4" SOLID LINE WHITE-EPOXY, LIN FT 917.00; 6" SOLID LINE WHITE-EPOXY, LIN FT 6,229.00; 4" SOLID LINE YELLOW-EPOXY, LIN FT 1,637.00; 24" SOLID LINE YELLOW-EPOXY, LIN FT 119.00; 4" BROKEN LINE YELLOW-EPOXY, LIN FT 530.00; 4" DOUBLE SOLID LINE YELLOW-EPOXY, LIN FT 1,334.00;
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