Publish July 17, 24, 2009
ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS
Contractors’ sealed proposals for the design/build construction of a fire hall building including site preparation work will be received by the City of Forada until 1PM on July 29, 2009 in accordance with design/build specifications and drawings prepared by Widseth Smith Nolting and Associates, Inc., (A/E), Alexandria, MN. Bids will be opened publicly at this time.
Bids will be received as follows: contractor design/build bids for bid packages as specified in the documents. The project will be managed directly by the City of Forada, and contracts for individual bid packages will be issued to successful low bidders in each category. Bids will be opened publicly, immediately after the time for receiving bids, at the Forada Fire Hall, 10991 Tobys Ave SE, Forada, MN 56308.
Envelopes containing bids must be sealed, marked on the lower left-hand corner “Proposal” and with the name and address of the bidder, the bid package number, and the date and hour of the opening and addressed to: City Clerk, Forada City Hall, 11745 Forada Beach Road SE, Alexandria, MN 56308.
Each bidder must accompany his/her proposal with a cashier’s check, bid bond or certified check equal to five percent (5%) of the amount of the proposal payable to the Owner as a guarantee of prompt execution of the contract in accordance with the proposal and contract documents, and that an acceptable bid bond, covering performance of the contract, will be furnished. Bids shall remain open for 30 days.
Copies of the bidding documents are available from the City of Forada Clerk. Call the City Hall office for document pick-up at 320.762.1836. No deposit is required.
Bids may not be withdrawn within 60 days after the scheduled closing time for receiving bids. The Owner reserves the right to reject any or all bids and to waive any irregularities in bids.
Contact Widseth Smith Nolting for questions during bidding: 320.335.5008, Deb Parrott, Architect.