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AD FOR BIDS: Pierce County Courthouse - Site Improvements

Monday, August 12, 2013 - 11:20pm

PROJECT: Site Improvements
Pierce County Courthouse
Ellsworth, Wisconsin
BID DEADLINE: August 22, 2013 - 2:00 p.m. Local Time
Sealed bids for the above project will be received until the Bid Deadline by Scott Walker, Maintenance Supervisor, as follows:
• By Mail or Package Delivery Service: At the Pierce County Courthouse, 414 West Main Street, Ellsworth, WI 54011.
• By Personal Delivery Beginning 1/2 Hour Prior to the Bid Deadline: At the Maintenance Office, 428 West Grove Street, Ellsworth, WI 54011.
Immediately after the Bid Deadline, the bids will be publicly opened and read aloud at the Maintenance Office.
In general the project consists of removing of an existing retaining wall, vegetation, and walkway; regrading the site; and constructing a small modular block retaining wall, walkways, a small natural stone faced wall, an irrigation system, lawn seeding, and shrub and tree plantings. The overall site of the work is approximately 1/2 acre.
A single prime bid will be received for the work.
Bids must be accompanied by bid security in the amount of 5% of the maximum bid amount. Bid and bid security may not be withdrawn for a period of 30 days after the Bid Deadline.
Bid security will be retained if the Bidder is awarded the Work and fails to execute the Agreement and furnish 100% Performance and Payment Bonds.
State prevailing wage rates are not applicable to this project.
If requested, the apparent low bidder will be required to submit evidence of qualifications to the Owner prior to award of contract.
Owner reserves the right to reject any or all bids and to waive informalities in any bid.
Bidding documents may be examined at Builders Exchanges in Eau Claire, La Crosse, Minneapolis, Rochester, and St. Paul; at the iSqFt & AGC of MN Planroom in Brooklyn Center, MN; at the MEDA Construction Connection in Minneapolis, MN; at the Dodge Plan Room in Minneapolis; and through the electronic plan rooms of McGraw-Hill Construction Dodge and Reed Construction Data.
Bidding documents may be obtained:
• In Adobe Acrobat electronic format by download from the Quest Construction Data Network website, accessible via by clicking on the "Bidding" link, for $20.00.
• In paper format from Ayres Associates, 3433 Oakwood Hills Parkway, Eau Claire, WI 54701-7698, 715-834-3161, upon payment of $50.00 per set. Payment will not be refunded.
Published by authority of: Pierce County, Wisconsin
____________________ (Pub. 08/07/13, 08/14/13) WNAXLP