NOTICE TO BIDDERS
Sealed bids will be received at the office of the City Clerk of the City of Worthington, Minnesota, until 2:00 p.m. on Monday, July 8, 2019, at which time they will be publicly opened in the Council Chambers of City Hall by a bid opening committee. The bids and the responsibility of the bidders will be considered publicly by the City Council at 7:00 p.m. on July 8, 2019 in Council Chambers, 303 9th St.
CENTENNIAL PARK PEDESTRIAN BRIDGE REPLACEMENT
Approximate Major Quantities: 185 SF Concrete Walk; 90 CY Random Riprap Class III; 56-0" Single-Span Prefabricated Steel Truss Pedestrian Bridge.
Each bid must be accompanied by a certified check, cash, money order or bid bond for at least five percent (5%) of the amount of the bid, made payable to the City of Worthington, which amount shall be forfeited as liquidated damages if the bidder, upon the letting of the contract to him, shall fail to enter into the contract so let.
Plans, specifications, proposal forms and contract documents as prepared by Short Elliott Hendrickson Inc. may be seen at their office located at 401 East 8th Street, Suite 309, Sioux Falls, SD 57103-7032, 605.330.7000 or at the Worthington City Engineer's office located at 303 9th Street, Worthington, MN.
The Bidding Documents may be viewed for no cost at http://www.sehinc.com by selecting the Project Bid Information link at the bottom of the page and the View Plans option from the menu at the top of the selected project page.
Digital image copies of the Bidding Documents are available at http://www.sehinc.com for a fee of $30. These documents may be downloaded by selecting this project from the PROJECT BID INFORMATION link and by entering eBidDocTM Number 6385519 on the SEARCH PROJECTS page. For assistance and free membership registration, contact QuestCDN at 952.233.1632 or email@example.com
Paper copies of the Bidding Documents may be obtained from Docunet Corp. located at 2435 Xenium Lane North, Plymouth, MN 55441 (763.475.9600) for a fee of $75.00.
A contractor responding to this solicitation document shall submit to the City a signed statement under oath by an owner or officer verifying compliance with each of the minimum criteria in Minnesota Statutes, section 16C.285, subdivision 3. The term responsible contractor as used in this solicitation document means a contractor as defined in Minnesota Statues, section 16C.285, subdivision 3. Any prime contractor or subcontractor that does not meet the minimum criteria in Minnesota Statutes, section 16C.285, subdivision 3 or fails to verify that it meets those criteria is not a responsible contractor and is not eligible to be awarded the construction contract for the project or to perform work on the project. A false statement under oath verifying compliance with any of the minimum criteria shall render the prime contractor or subcontractor that makes the false statement ineligible to be awarded a construction contract on the project and may result in
termination of a contract awarded to a prime contractor or subcontractor that submits a false statement. A prime contractor shall submit to the City upon request copies of the signed verifications of compliance from all subcontractors of any tier pursuant to Minnesota Statues, section 16C.285, subdivision 3, clause 7.
The City reserves the right to reject any and all bids and to waive irregularities and informalities therein and further reserves the right to award the contract to the best interests of the City.
All proposals must be addressed to City Clerk, City Hall, P. O. Box 279, 303 Ninth Street, Worthington, MN 56187, and shall be endorsed thereon "BID FOR CENTENNIAL PARK PEDESTRIAN BRIDGE REPLACEMENT."
Dated at Worthington, Minnesota, this 11th day of June, 2019.
City of Worthington, Minnesota
(June 12, 2019)