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Charal Lane Roadway and Watermain Replacement Project

The bid opening for this project occured on June 2. For results, please see Project Results on QuestCDN.

Complete digital project bidding documents are available at Digital plan documents may be downloaded for a non-refundable fee of $50 by inputting Quest project # 5137910 on the Project Search page. Please contact QuestCDN at 952-233-1632 or for assistance in free membership registration, downloading, and working with this digital project information.  No paper copies will be provided by the owner.

The work consists of complete open cut installation of a 1,100 feet if new D.I.P. CL54, 8” water main.  4,250 square yards of existing concrete pavement will be completely removed.  A new full depth asphalt pavement consisting of 6 inches of HMA over an 8 inch stone base will replace the old PCC pavement.  2,270 feet of new B-6.12 curb and gutter is called out along the edge of pavement.  Approximately 242 feet of PVC SDR 26 storm sewer is included in this contract.  Disturbed area will be restored with 1,500 square yards of 4 inches of topsoil and sod.  The roadway will remain open to the public during construction.

An alternate bid is required and the alternate bid calls for lining 740 feet of existing 6 inch water main.  The existing water main is located in easements along private residential properties.  No excavation is anticipated in the residential areas where the lining is called for.

Bids will  ONLY be received and accepted via the online electronic bid service through Bidders must be on the plan holders list through QuestCDN for bids to be accepted. To access the electronic bid form, download the project documents and click the online bidding button. The City reserves the right to accept or reject any or all bids. NO paper bids will be accepted.

Bid security is required as stated in the “Bid Security”section found on page 2 of the Instructions portion in the Bid Package.  Each prospective Bidder shall furnish a copy of a Certificate of Eligibility as issued by the Illinois Department of Transportation. (See State of Illinois Website:

The successful Bidder shall be required to furnish certificates and policies of insurance as required by the Contract.  All Contracts for the Construction of Public Works are subject to the Illinois Prevailing Wage Act (820 ILCS 130/1-12).  Contractors must provide Certified Monthly Payroll Reports.

It is the responsibility of the bidder to inspect the entire bid package and seek clarification of any item which may not be clear to them.  For questions, contact Emmanuel Gomez, City Engineer at 847.926.1145 or Lisa Roberts, Contract Specialist at 847.926.1189.

To Be Published:         May 18, 2017