NOTICE TO BIDDERS ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS Olson Park Trail Improvements City of Worthington, MN SEH No. WORTC 165046 Notice is hereby given that Online Bids will be received by the Worthington City Clerk until 2:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 27, 2022, via QuestCDN for the furnishing of all labor and material for the construction of Olson Park Trail Improvements. The bid opening will be conducted via Microsoft Teams, at which time they will be publicly opened and read aloud: Olson Park Trail Improvements Bid Opening Wednesday, April 27, 2022, 2:30 p.m.(CDT) Please join my meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone: Or call in (audio only) +1 872-242-7640,,988157747# United States, Chicago Phone Conference ID: 988 157 747# Any person monitoring the meeting remotely may be responsible for any documented costs. Message and data rates may apply. Major quantities for the Work include: Excavation – Common 2600 CY Remove Bituminous Trail 4100 SY Mill Bituminous Trail (1”) 3000 SY 12” Storm Sewer 400 LF Aggregate Base 1500 TON 6” Concrete Walk 38,000 SF Turf Establishment 12,000 SY The Bidding Documents may be seen at the Issuing Office of SEH located at 401 E 8th Street, Suite 309, Sioux Falls, SD 57103. The Bidding Documents may be viewed for no cost at 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 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 8169604 on the SEARCH PROJECTS page. For assistance and free membership registration, contact QuestCDN at 952.233.1632 or For this project, bids will ONLY be received electronically. Contractors submitting an electronic bid will be charged an additional $30 at the time of bid submission via the online electronic bid service To access the electronic Bid Worksheet, download the project document and click the online bidding button at the top of the advertisement. Prospective bidders must be on the plan holders list through QuestCDN for bids to be accepted. Bids shall be completed according to the Bidding Requirements prepared by SEH dated March 29, 2022. In addition to digital plans, 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 $100. BID SECURITY: Each bid must be accompanied by a certified check, cash, money order or bid bond for at least 5 percent 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. 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 of Worthington reserves the right to reject any and all Bids, to waive irregularities and informalities therein and to award the Contract in the best interests of the City of Worthington. Dated at Worthington, Minnesota, this 31st day of March, 2022. Mindy Eggers City Clerk City of Worthington, Minnesota (April 6, 13 & 20, 2022) 49791