Carpenter Road Mid-Block Crossing Refuge Island 2250’ South Of Packard Road

ADVERTISEMENT FOR BID

Sealed bid proposals will be received by the Washtenaw County Road Commission at the Administration Building Main Reception Desk, 555 North Zeeb Road, Ann Arbor, Michigan, until 11:00 A.M., local time, Wednesday September 12, 2012 at which time they will be publicly opened and read for constructing the following:

CARPENTER ROAD MID-BLOCK CROSSING REFUGE ISLAND 2250’ SOUTH OF PACKARD ROAD

This project is located in Section 11 & 12 of Pittsfield Township, Washtenaw County. The project consists of the following work:

Concrete sidewalk, concrete sidewalk ramps, pedestrian refuge island, rectangular rapid flashing beacons, sign installation, mast arms with overhead illuminated crosswalk sign, grading, and slope restoration.

Prospective bidders shall conform to the Michigan Department of Transportation prequalification requirements. Net classifications required for this project are L and J. All subcontractors shall be required to meet the prequalification class of the particular items that they will be working on as part of these projects.

Proposals, bid forms and other information will be available starting Friday August 31, 2012 on the Bids/RFPs link of the Washtenaw County Road Commission Website (http://wcroads.org/news/bids.htm).

A certified check or bidder’s bond in the sum of not less than five (5%) of the base bid price is required by the instructions to bidders. Bids shall be completed on the provided form(s). Bids shall be signed by an authorized agent of the bidder and submitted in a sealed envelope that is plainly marked on the outside as to the contents. Bids failing to meet these requirements will not be considered. Bids cannot be submitted by telephone or fax.

The WCRC, in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, 78 Stat. 252, 42 USC 2000d to 200d-4 and Title 49, Code of Federal Regulations, Department of Federally assisted programs of the Department of Transportation issued pursuant to such Act, hereby notifies all bidders that it will affirmatively insure that in any contract entered into pursuant to this advertisement, minority business enterprises will be afforded full opportunity to submit bids in response to this invitation and will not be discriminated against on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, disability, height, weight, or veteran status, except as allowed by the need for bona fide occupational qualifications in consideration for an award.

The Board reserves the right to reject any or all bids or any part of the same; to waive irregularities and/or informalities and to make the award in part or entirety as may appear to be in the best interest of the County of Washtenaw. BOARD OF COUNTY ROAD COMMISSIONERS OF THE COUNTY OF WASHTENAW

Douglas E. Fuller, Chair

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