ST. LOUIS COUNTY HIGHWAY PROJECT
                                        Electronic Bids Close Thursday, May 25, 2017
                                                            Duluth, Minnesota



NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS - Electronic Bids will be received until 10:00 AM on Thursday, May 25, 2017, 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 0090-257713 TST - Sidewalk Construction, CP 0090-257713 TST Tied

LOCATION: CSAH 90 (Arlington Ave.) from TH 194 (Centrance Entrance) to Willow St. CP 0090-257713 TST

TYPE OF WORK: Various

LENGTH: .422 Mi.

Major items of work are:

MOBILIZATION, LUMP SUM 1.00; CLEARING, TREE 20.00; GRUBBING, TREE 21.00; REMOVE CURB & GUTTER, LIN FT 139.00; REMOVE CONCRETE SIDEWALK, SQ FT 2,436.00; REMOVE CONCRETE DRIVEWAY PAVEMENT, SQ YD 271.00; REMOVE BITUMINOUS PAVEMENT, SQ YD 535.00; SAWING CONCRETE PAVEMENT (FULL DEPTH), LIN FT 43.00; SAWING BIT PAVEMENT (FULL DEPTH), LIN FT 509.00; EXCAVATION - COMMON(P), CU YD 1,411.00; COMMON EMBANKMENT (CV)(P), CU YD 286.00; SLOPE DRESSING MATERIAL (CV)(P), CU YD 241.00; AGGREGATE SURFACING CLASS 5, TON 26.00; AGGREGATE BASE CLASS 5, TON 50.00; AGGREGATE BASE (CV) CLASS 5(P), CU YD 336.00; BITUMINOUS MATERIAL FOR TACK COAT, GALLON 5.00; TYPE SP 9.5 BIT MIXTURE FOR ENTRANCES (3,C), TON 85.00; STRUCTURE EXCAVATION CLASS E, CU YD 430.00; STRUCTURE EXCAVATION CLASS R, CU YD 10.00; DRAINAGE SYSTEM, LUMP SUM 1.00; PREFABRICATED MODULAR BLOCK WALL, SQ FT 926.00; STRUCTURAL BACKFILL, CU YD 165.00; 12" CS PIPE CULVERT, LIN FT 14.00; 12" CS PIPE APRON, EACH 2.00; ADJUST VALVE BOX-WATER, EACH 1.00; ADJUST VALVE BOX-GAS, EACH 2.00; ADJUST FRAME & RING CASTING, EACH 1.00; 4" CONCRETE WALK, SQ FT 2,227.00; 6" CONCRETE WALK, SQ FT 9,137.00; CONCRETE CURB & GUTTER DESIGN B624, LIN FT 140.00; 7" CONCRETE DRIVEWAY PAVEMENT, SQ YD 488.00; 8" CONCRETE DRIVEWAY PAVEMENT, SQ YD 56.00; TRUNCATED DOMES, SQ FT 56.00; RELOCATE MAIL BOX SUPPORT, EACH 1.00; RELOCATE SIGN, EACH 6.00; TRAFFIC CONTROL, LUMP SUM 1.00; PEDESTRIAN CROSSWALK FLASHER SYSTEM, SYSTEM 1.00; SILT FENCE, TYPE HI, LIN FT 570.00; STORM DRAIN INLET PROTECTION, EACH 10.00; SEDIMENT CONTROL LOG TYPE STRAW, LIN FT 300.00; EROSION CONTROL SUPERVISOR, LUMP SUM 1.00; CULVERT END CONTROLS, EACH 1.00; FERTILIZER TYPE 3, POUND 233.00; SODDING TYPE LAWN, SQ YD 2,637.00; RAPID STABILIZATION METHOD 3, M GALLON 6.00; 24" SOLID LINE PREF TAPE GR IN (WR), LIN FT 24.00; CROSSWALK PREF TAPE GR IN (WR), SQ FT 306.00;
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