INVITATION FOR BIDS
The City of Highland Park will receive electronic bids for the:
TAYLOR AVENUE AND PERENNIAL LANE IMPROVEMENTS
until 11:00 a.m., February 13, 2020
Complete digital project bidding documents are available at www.questcdn.com. Digital plan documents may be downloaded for a non-refundable fee of $60 by inputting Quest project #6681548 on the QuestCDN.com Project Search page. Please contact QuestCDN at 952-233-1632 or firstname.lastname@example.org for assistance in free membership registration, downloading, and working with this digital project information. NO paper copies will be provided by the owner.
This work consists of the construction of 980’ of new storm sewer along Taylor Avenue and Perennial Lane, along with the installation of 7 manholes, 14 new 48” diameter catch basins, 6 inlets, 2600’ of combination curb and gutter will be installed with type M-4.12 combination concrete curb and gutter, 155’ of 1-1/2” copper water service line replacement. 1,412 square yards of existing asphalt pavement will be removed and replaced with 445 tons of binder, N50, 420 tons of warm-mix asphalt surface course (Mix “D”), 10 new streetlight poles with foundations, and lighting controller. The existing driveway aprons will be removed and replaced in kind. All asphalt work for this project will use warm-mix asphalt. Areas disturbed by construction operations will be restored with 1,314 square yards of topsoil and sod. This project is located along Taylor Avenue and Perennial Lane, west of Beverly Place.
Bids will ONLY be received and accepted via the online electronic bid service through QuestCDN.com. 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 in the Instructions portion of 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: http://www.idot.illinois.gov/)
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 Bianca Ramirez, Contract Specialist at 847.926.1189.