BID POSTINGS

NOTICE INVITING BIDS

The City of Clearlake (“City”) will receive sealed bids for the Ridgeview Guardrail Project at City Hall, 14050 Olympic Drive, Clearlake, CA  95422 at the office of the City Clerk, 14050 Olympic Drive, Clearlake, California 95422, no later than 11/2/17_@ 3:00pm, at which time or thereafter said bids will be opened and read aloud in the chambers of the City Council of the City of Clearlake, 14050 Olympic Drive, Clearlake, California.  Bids received after this time will be returned unopened.  Bids shall be valid for 90 calendar days after the bid opening date.  Bids must be submitted on the City’s Forms.   A Pre-Submittal meeting is not scheduled.

Each bid shall be accompanied by the security referred to in the Contract. Bids must be accompanied by cash, a certified or cashier’s check, or a Bid Bond in favor of the City in an amount not less than ten percent (10%) of the submitted Total Bid Price.  The successful bidder will be required to furnish the City with a Performance Bond equal to 100% of the successful bid, and a Payment Bond equal to 100% of the successful bid, prior to execution of the Contract.  All bonds are to be secured from a surety that meets all of the State of California bonding requirements, as defined in Code of Civil Procedure Section 995.120, and is admitted by the State of California.

Pursuant to Public Contract Code Section 22300, the successful bidder may substitute certain securities for funds withheld by City to ensure his performance under the Contract. 

The Director of Industrial Relations has determined the general prevailing rate of per diem wages in the locality in which this work is to be performed for each craft or type of worker is needed to execute the Contract which will be awarded to the successful bidder, copies of which are on file and will be made available to any interested party upon request at the City Clerk’s Office or online at http://www.dir.ca.gov/dlsr.  The successful bidder and all subcontractor(s) under him, shall comply with all applicable Labor Code provisions, which include, but are not limited to the payment of not less than the required prevailing rates to all workers employed by them in the execution of the Contract, the employment of apprentices, the hours of labor and the debarment of contractors and subcontractors.

Award of Contract:  The City shall award the Contract for the Project to the lowest responsible bidder as determined from the base bid alone by the City.  The City reserves the right to reject any or all bids or to waive any irregularities or informalities in any bids or in the bidding process.

For further information, contact Adeline Brown, Engineer Tech at (707) 994-8201 Ext. 341.  Copies of the forms detailing specific provisions can be found on the city website, www.clearlake.ca.us, Public Works Dept.