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CHISAGO COUNTY, MINNESOTA - ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS: CSAH 30 (FOREST BLVD.)
(December 31, 2020; January 7, 14, 2021)
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that sealed electronic bids for the CSAH 30 (Forest Blvd.) Improvements Project will be received by the Board of Commissioners of Chisago County, Minnesota, until 1:00 PM on Tuesday, January 26, 2021, through QuestCDN vBIDTM. At that time, the bids will be electronically opened and read publicly at the Chisago County Public Works building located at 31325 Oasis Road, Center City, MN 55012. The as-read on-line bid results will be available at www.questcdn.com following the bid opening.
The Project includes the furnishing of all labor and materials for the construction complete in-place, of the following approximate quantities:
The provisions of MINN. STAT. 16C.285 Responsible Contractor are imposed as a requirement of this contract. All bidders and persons or companies providing a response/submission to the Advertisement for Bids of Chisago County shall comply with the provisions of the statute.
- 65,700 SY Remove Bituminous Pavement
- 11,676 CY Excavation – Common (P)
- 18,128 CY Common Embankment (CV)
- 8,558 CY Aggregate Base (CV) Class 6 (P)
- 8,160 SY Shoulder Base Aggregate Special
- 57,966 SY Mill Bituminous Surface
- 80,890 SY Place Concrete Pavement 7”
- 16,298 CY Structural Concrete
- 11,388 TON Type SP 12.5 Wearing Course Mix (3, B)
- 5,900 LF 8” – 15” PVC Sanitary Sewer
- 263 LF 12” – 15” CS Pipe Culvert
- 91 LF 15” – 18” RC Pipe Sewer
- 324 LF Lining Culvert Pipe 24”
- 866 LF 8” PVC Watermain
- 173 LF 6” Ductile Iron CL 52 Watermain
- 983 LF Concrete Curb and Gutter Design B424 and B624
- 10 ACRE Seeding
- 57,223 LF 4” Solid Line MultiComp GR IN (WR)
Information and Bidding Documents for the Project can be found at www.questcdn.com. Bidding Documents may be downloaded from the website for a nonrefundable fee of $30 by inputting Quest project number Quest # 7451574 on the website’s Project Search page. Bidders are also required to pay a $45 online bidding fee.
The website will be updated periodically with addenda, lists of registered plan holders, reports, and other information relevant to submitting a Bid for the Project. All official notifications, addenda, and other Bidding Documents will be offered only through the website www.questcdn.com. Neither Owner nor Engineer will be responsible for Bidding Documents, including addenda, if any, obtained from other sources.
Bids will only be accepted via the electronic bidding service through QuestCDN. NO HARD COPY BIDS WILL BE ACCEPTED.
The County Board reserves the right to reject any and all bids and to waive any bids received without explanation. No bid may be withdrawn for a period of 60 days.
For all further requirements regarding bid submittal, qualifications, procedures, and contract award, refer to the Instructions to Bidders that are included in the Bidding Documents.
Minimum wage rates to be paid by the Contractors have been predetermined and are subject to the Work hours Act of 1962, P.L. 87-581 and implementing regulations.
READ CAREFULLY THE WAGE SCALES AND DIVISION A OF THE SPECIAL PROVISIONS AS THEY AFFECT THIS/THESE PROJECT/PROJECTS
The Minnesota Department of Transportation hereby notifies all bidders:
in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (Act), as amended and Title 49, Code of Federal Regulations, Subtitle A Part 21, Non-discrimination in Federally-assisted programs of the Department of Transportation, it will affirmatively assure that in any contract entered into pursuant to this advertisement, disadvantaged business enterprises will be afforded maximum opportunity to participate and/or to submit bids in response to this invitation, and will not be discriminated against on the grounds of race, color, disability, age, religion, sex or national origin in consideration for an award;
in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 as amended, and Title 23, Code of Federal Regulations, Part 230 Subpart A-Equal Employment Opportunity on Federal and Federal-Aid Construction Contracts (including supportive services), it will affirmatively assure increased participation of minority groups and disadvantaged persons and women in all phases of the highway construction industry, and that on any project constructed pursuant to this advertisement equal employment opportunity will be provided to all persons without regard to their race, color, disability, age, religion, sex or national origin;
in accordance with the Minnesota Human Rights Act, Minnesota Statute 363A.08 Unfair discriminatory Practices, it will affirmatively assure that on any project constructed pursuant to this advertisement equal employment opportunity will be offered to all persons without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, membership or activity in a local commission, disability, sexual orientation, or age;
in accordance with the Minnesota Human Rights Act, Minnesota Statute 363A.36 Certificates of Compliance for Public Contracts, and 363A.37 Rules for Certificates of Compliance, it will assure that appropriate parties to any contract entered into pursuant to this advertisement possess valid Certificates of Compliance.
If you are not a current holder of a compliance certificate issued by the Minnesota Department of Human Rights and intend to bid on any job in this advertisement you must contact the Department of Human Rights immediately for assistance in obtaining a certificate.
The following notice from the Minnesota Department of Human Rights applies to all contractors:
"It is hereby agreed between the parties that Minnesota Statute, section 363A.36 and Minnesota Rules, parts 5000.3400 to 5000.3600 are incorporated into any contract between these parties based on this specification or any modification of it. A copy of Minnesota Statute 363A.36 and Minnesota Rules, parts 5000.3400 to 5000.3600 is available upon request from the contracting agency."
"It is hereby agreed between the parties that this agency will require affirmative action requirements be met by contractors in relation to Minnesota Statute 363A.36 and Minnesota Rules 5000.3600. Failure by a contractor to implement an affirmative action plan or make a good faith effort shall result in revocation of its certificate or revocation of the contract (Minnesota Statute 363A.36, Subd. 2 and 3)."
A minimum goal of 13.6% Good Faith Effort to be subcontracted to Disadvantaged Business Enterprises.
DATED: November 6, 2020
BY THE ORDER OF THE COUNTY BOARD
/s/ Joe Triplett, PE
Director of Public Works
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