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RECEIPT OF BIDS: Sealed bids for the 12800 NORTH MALAD RIVER BRIDGE REHABILITATION PROJECT will be received at the Box Elder County Court House, 1 South Main Street, Brigham City, Utah in the office of Marla Young County Clerk, until 4:30 p.m. on March 7, 2012, and will be opened in the County Commissioner Meeting at 5:30 p.m. that day.
DESCRIPTION OF WORK: The work includes jacking up existing timber bridge beams to allow removal of a portion of a deteriorated timber cap, saw cut, removal, and replacement of the timber cap. Also includes application of a sealer to all exposed wood structure members under the bridge.
LOCATION OF THE WORK: The work is located on 12800 North in Box Elder County, Utah, on the bridge that spans the Malad River.
COMPLETION OF THE WORK: All work covered by the contract documents shall be completed 45 days following the Notice to Proceed.
OPENING OF BIDS: The bids will be publicly opened in the County Commissioner Meeting at 5:30 pm on March 7, 2012 at the above mentioned Box Elder County Offices, 1 South Main Street, Brigham City, Utah.
OBTAINING CONTRACT DOCUMENTS: Contract Documents, including Drawings and Technical Specifications, may be obtained after February 15th at the office of the Engineer: Jones and Associates, 1716 East 5600 South, South Ogden, Utah; upon application and payment of a $30.00 non-refundable fee to Jones & Associates.
BID SECURITY: Each bid shall be accompanied by a certified check, cashier\'s check or bid bond in the amount of five percent (5%) of the total bid price payable to BOX ELDER COUNTY as a guarantee that the bidder, if his bid is accepted, will promptly execute the Contract, secure payment of worker\'s compensation insurance and furnish a satisfactory, faithful performance bond in the amount of one hundred percent (100%) of the contract price and a payment bond in the amount of one hundred (100%) of the contract price.
WAITING PERIOD BEFORE AWARD: A waiting period of 30 calendar days from the date of opening of bids to the award of contract may be required. Bidder\'s shall assume full responsibility for and shall guarantee the bid price during this period and make certain the time period is stated in and does not restrict the proposal guarantee.
PROJECT ADMINISTRATION: All questions relative to this project prior to the opening of bids shall be directed to the Project Engineer. It shall be understood, however, that no specification interpretations will be made by telephone, nor will any \"or equal\" products be considered for approval prior to award of contract.
OWNER\'S RIGHTS RESERVED: The Owner reserves the right to reject any or all bids, to waive an informality in a bid, and to make awards in the interest of the Owner.
STIMULUS NOTICE: This project is funded through the economic stimulus plan. The contractor will be required to comply with all federal labor standards and attendant laws, including payment of the most current Davis-Bacon wages and compliance with Section 3 to provide employment opportunities for lower income persons. Local, minority and woman owned business owners are encouraged to bid. The lowest responsible bidder will be selected”
Dated this 10th day of February, 2012.
By: Marla Young, County Clerk
Published: February 15th - Standard Examiner and February 22nd & 29th - Box Elder News Journal

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