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INVITATION TO BIDDERS CITY OF CLOQUET, MINNESOTA 22nd Street & Selmser Avenue Reconstruction



22nd Street & Selmser Avenue Reconstruction

Sealed bids will be received until 2:00 P.M., April 10, 2014 by the City Administrator of Cloquet, Minnesota, for the construction of City Project No. 1038, SAP 112-113-001, located on 22nd Street between Carlton Avenue and Prospect Avenue & Selmser Avenue between 22nd Street and 20th Street in the City of Cloquet, MN.

The major quantities of work to be included in this project are approximately 9,500 cu. yds. excavation, 2,500 lin. ft. storm sewer construction, 2,500 lin. ft. sanitary sewer, 2,400 lin. ft. water main construction, 4,800 lin. ft. concrete curb, 16,400 sq. ft. concrete sidewalk, 2,500 cu. yds. aggregate base, and 1,700 tons bituminous pavement.

All bidders shall be advised this project is a State Funded Construction Contract requiring Prevailing Wages as established by the Minnesota Department of Labor and Industry.

Proposals, plans and specifications may be secured at the office of the Director of Public Works, (218) 879-6758; 1307 Cloquet Avenue; Cloquet, MN 55720 upon payment of $25 per set of reduced scale plans or $50 per set of full size plans, which will not be refundable.

Bids must be accompanied by a certified check or bid bond made payable to the City of Cloquet for 5% of the bid amount. All bids must be filed with the City Administrator, 1307 Cloquet Avenue; Cloquet, MN 55720 before 2:00 P.M., April 10, 2014 at which time they will be publicly opened.

The successful bidder will be required to furnish and pay for satisfactory Performance and Payment Bonds.

The City reserves the absolute right to reject any or all bids without reason or cause. Bids may be held by the City for a period not to exceed thirty days, from the date of opening, for the purpose of reviewing prior to awarding a contract.

Brian Fritsinger

City Administrator