SCOTT COUNTY HIGHWAY PROJECT
Jordan, Minnesota
Bid Closing Date: July 31, 2018



ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS-
NOTICE is hereby given that SEALED BIDS will be received at the Office of the County Engineer of Scott County, 600 Country Trail East, Jordan, MN 55352, until 10:00 AM on July 31, 2018, for the following project:

STATE AID PROJECT NOS. S.P. 7005-121, 7010-109, 7009-81, S.P. 070-596-013, 070-678-003 and 070-614-008

LOCATION & LENGTH:

3.275 miles located on TH 169 from 0.36 miles south of CSAH 14 to 0.56 miles north of TH 41.

0.592 miles located on TH 41 from 700 feet east of TH 169 to 0.19 miles west of Dem Con Drive.

0.611 miles located on CSAH 78 from 700 feet east of TH 169 to 0.5 miles east of Louisville Road.

0.272 miles located on CSAH 14 from TH 169 to 0.1 miles east of Louisville Road.

TYPE OF WORK: Grading, Bituminous and Concrete Surfacing, Signals, Lighting, Retaining Wall, Noise Wall, ADA Improvements, ITS and Bridge Nos.: 70X04, 70046, 70047 and 70048.

Approximate major items of work are:

23            ACRES          Clearing and Grubbing
6             LUMP SUM   Building Removal
110,331   SQ YD           Remove Bituminous Pavement
714,064   CU YD           Excavation
168,572   CU YD           Select Granular Embankment (CV)
95,666     CU YD          Aggregate Base (CV) CLASS 6
36,083     SQ YD          Concrete Pavement 8.0-12.0
35,559     SQ YD          Ultrathin Bonded Wearing Course
30,725     TON             Type SP 9.5 Wearing Course Mix (4,F)
13,696     TON             Type SP 12.5 Wearing Course Mix (5,H)
21,201     TON             Type SP 12.5 Non Wearing Course Mix (4,B)
17,979     TON             Type SP 12.5 Non Wearing Course Mix (5,B)
346,367   POUND        Reinforcement Bars (Epoxy Coated)
1,441       CU YD         Structural Concrete (1G52, 3B52, 3G52)
2,791       SQ YD         Mechanically Stabilized Earth Wall
23,886     SQ FT          Architectural Concrete Texture (Cut Stone)
310          LIN FT        14x9 Precast Concrete Box Culvert
19,599     SQ FT          Wood Noise Barrier
23,997     LIN FT        12-54 RC Pipe Sewer Des 3006
1,988       LIN FT        Construct Drainage Structure
96,272     SQ FT          Concrete Walk
47,355    LIN FT         Concrete Curb & Gutter
4,268      LIN FT         Concrete Median Barrier Design Single Slope
20          EACH           Lighting Unit Type 9-40
2,929      LIN FT        Traffic Barrier Design Type 31
10,663    LIN FT        Tension Cable Guardrail
11,950    LIN FT        Wire Fence Design 60-9322
3,885      SQ FT         Sign Panels
2            SIG SYS      Traffic Control Signal System
287        ACRE           Seeding
304,604  SQ YD         Erosion Control Blankets Category 3N
121,590  LIN FT        Line Epoxy Ground In (WR)

The Contract will be awarded to the lowest responsible bidder. Proposals, plans and specifications may be examined at the office of the County Highway Engineer, 600 Country Trail East, Jordan, MN 55352.

SEE THE STATE WEBSITE (https://www.dot.state.mn.us/stateaid/eadvert.html) FOR ALL OF OUR PROJECT LETTINGS.

SIGN UP WITH ConneX ON THE COUNTY EGRAM WEBSITE (https://egram.co.scott.mn.us) TO DOWNLOAD PROPOSAL AND PLANS AT NO CHARGE.
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/RFP of the County shall comply with the provisions of the statute.
Bids must be sealed, identified on the envelope and accompanied by a Bidder's Bond or Certified Check in an amount equal to at least 5% of the total bid made payable to the Treasurer of Scott County.
The County Board of Commissioners reserves the right to accept or reject any or all bids and to waive any irregularities thereof.
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 16.4% Good Faith Effort to be subcontracted to Disadvantaged Business Enterprises.


Scott County Auditor/Treasurer                          Anthony J. Winiecki, P.E.
Courthouse Scott                                               County Engineer
200 - 4th Avenue West                                       Transportation Services
Shakopee, MN 55379                                        600 Country Trail East
                                                                         Jordan, MN 55352
Publish in Belle Plaine Herald: July 4, 11, 18, 2018