Morrison County, MN

County Project

CLOSING DATE: Thursday, February 6, 2020

 

ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS-

NOTICE is hereby given that SEALED BIDS will be received by the Morrison County Engineer at 1208 West River Road in Little Falls, Minnesota until 10:00 a.m. on Thursday February 6, 2020, for the following projects:

 

STATE PROJECT NO. 049-634-016 & 049-070-023     MINN. PROJ. NO. STPF-HSIP 4920 (154)

 

LOCATION: CSAH 34 FROM US HWY 10 TO EAST CITY LIMITS OF BUCKMAN

 

TYPE OF WORK:  BIT MILLING, BITUMINOUS SURFACING & AGG SURFACING

 

CONTRACT NO. 290

 

The major items of work are approximately:

 

            27,675             TON of SP 9.5 Wearing Course Mixture

            6,609               TON of SP 4.75 Bit Mix for Tight Blade Leveling

 

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 3.7% Good Faith Effort to be subcontracted to Disadvantaged Business Enterprises.

                                                           

Plans and Proposals must be purchased from Morrison County to become a plan holder, receive addendums, and bid on a Contract. Plans and Proposals may be examined and purchased at the Morrison County Engineer’s Office at 1208 West River Road, Little Falls, MN 56345

 

HARD COPY PURCHASE IS REQUIRED TO BID AS PRIME.

 

Contractors who wish to view or obtain plans and proposals free of charge can access the

Morrison County website https://egram.co.morrison.mn.us/

 

Complete Plans and Proposals cost $ 35 (non refundable, incl. tax)

 

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 Morrison County Public Works.

 

The County reserves the right to reject any or all bids and to waive any irregularities thereof.

 

Steven C. Backowski, P.E.

Morrison County

Director of Public Works / County Engineer

 

 

Publish on Morrison County Web site: 1/9/2019 – 2/6/2020

Publish on MnDOT State Aid Web Site: 1/10/2019 – 2/6/2020