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New public notices published in the issue of Sept. 12, 2011

CITY OF DELANO2011 Sanitary Sewer Improvements
Class of Work: Street and Utility Improvements
Bids Close At: 10:00 am CDST, September 30, 2011
NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS
Sealed Bid Proposals for work indicated above will be received by the City of Delano Offices, City Hall, 234 2nd Street North, P.O. Box 108, Delano, Minnesota 55328, until 10:00 AM CDST, Friday, September 30, 2011, after which time such bids will be publicly opened and read aloud at the Delano City Hall. A pre-bid meeting will be held onsite at 10:00 am on Thursday September 22, 2011. The meeting is not mandatory, but bidders are encouraged to attend.
The work, in accordance with Drawings and Specifications prepared by Wenck Associates, Inc., 1800 Pioneer Creek Center, P.O. Box 249, Maple Plain, Minnesota 55359, consists of all labor, materials, tools, permits, bonds, machinery, equipment, and services including utility and transportation services necessary for the construction of:
1. Removal of pavement and miscellaneous structures
2. 700 lineal feet of street and sanitary sewer construction
3. Horizontal direction drilling of 12-inch HDPE or 12-inch PVC sewer line
4. Installation of sanitary sewer manhole structures
5. Associated dewatering
6. Bituminous pavement
Each bid proposal shall be accompanied by a “Bid Security” in the form of a certified check made payable to the “CITY OF DELANO” (OWNER) in the amount not less than five percent (5%) of the total bid, or a surety bond in the same amount, running to the OWNER, with the surety company thereon duly authorized to do business in the State of Minnesota. Such Bid Security to be a guarantee that the bidder will not, without the consent of the OWNER, withdraw his bid for a period of ninety (90) days after the opening of bids, and, if awarded a contract, will enter into a contract with CITY OF DelanO; and the amount of the certified check will be retained or the bond enforced by the OWNER in case the bidder fails to do so. All bid securities except those of the three lowest bidders will be returned within five days after the opening of bids.
Bid Proposals shall be submitted on forms furnished for that purpose. Bids shall be submitted in sealed envelopes with the following clearly inscribed on the outside: “Bid Proposal for: Park Avenue Sanitary Sewer Installation, City of Delano.” No bidder shall withdraw his bid, without the consent of the OWNER, for a period of ninety (90) days after the date for the opening thereof. The OWNER, however, reserves the right to reject any or all bids and to wave any minor irregularities, informalities or discrepancies. A work history detailing qualifications and past experience must be provided upon request.
Plans and specifications are on file for inspection at the City of Delano office, 234 2nd Street North, P.O. Box 108, Delano, Minnesota; and the office of Wenck Associates, Inc., 1800 Pioneer Creek Center, Maple Plain, Minnesota.
Bidders desiring Drawings and Specifications for personal use may secure a complete set from:
Wenck Associates, Inc.
Attn: Vince Vander Top, P.E.
1800 Pioneer Creek Center
P.O. Box 249
Maple Plain, Minnesota 55359-0249
Telephone: (763) 479-4200
Facsimile: (763) 479-4242
Non-refundable deposits in the form of a check shall be made payable to “Wenck Associates, Inc”. The deposit shall be in the amount of $50.00 per set.
Published in the Delano Herald Journal Sept. 12, 19, and 26, 2011.