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Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 6:09pm

Duluth, Minnesota

NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS - Electronic Bids will be received until 10:00 A.M. on April 4, 2019, through Bid Express ( for the construction of the County projects listed below.
Proposals will be opened and read publicly at 10:01 A.M. on the aforementioned date at the St. Louis County Public Works Department Large Conference Room, 4787 Midway Rd, Duluth, Minnesota.
Read carefully the wage scales as they affect these projects
Minimum wage rates to be paid by the contractor have been predetermined and are subject to the Work Hours Act of 1962, P.L. 87-581 and implementing regulations. Those which apply to these projects are set forth in the proposals for these projects.
See the St. Louis County eGram site ( for a complete item listing and full advertisement.
1. CP 0020-276151 (Low), SAP 069-620-004; CP 0097-276155 (Tied), SAP 069-697-006; CP 9211-375565 (Tied); CP 9212-375566 (Tied)
Mill Bituminous Surface, Bituminous Pavement Reclamation, Culvert Replacement, Aggregate Base Class 5, Plant Mix Bituminous Surface, Aggregate Surfacing, Concrete Curb & Gutter, Concrete Walk and Aggregate Base Stabilization
2. CP 0009-275996 (Low), SAP 069-609-043; CP 0009-275995 (Tied), SAP 069-609-042; CP 0121-275818 (Tied), SAP 069-721-005; CP 0162-153302 (Tied); CP 0244-210717 (Tied); CP 0248-276400 (Tied); CP 0000-433984 (Tied); CP 0000-432960 (Tied), SAP 069-596-012
Grading, Storm Sewer, Watermain, Sanitary Sewer, Aggregate Base, Curb and Gutter, Plant Mixed Bituminous Surface, Sidewalks, Lighting, Bituminous Milling, Bituminous Reclamation, Bituminous Removal, Full Depth Reclamation, Aggregate Shouldering, Base Stabilization (Base One), Aggregate Shouldering and Culvert Replacement
Proposal/Plan Specifications may be downloaded through Bid Express ( There will be no cost for plan/proposals, but bidders must register through Bid Express prior to bidding and submit their bids electronically through Bid Express. Bid Express does charge for this service, and bidders are encouraged to register well in advance of the bid closing date if they have not previously done so.
Electronic bids must be accompanied by a corporate surety bond in an amount which is at least equal to 5% of the total amount, and may be submitted electronically through Bid Express using Surety 2000 or InSure Vision Technologies, LLC, or as a hard copy by mail or other delivery method, either as a corporate surety bond or a certified check made payable to the County Auditor of St. Louis County.
If not submitted electronically, the proposal guaranty must be received at the St. Louis County Public Works Department, 4787 Midway Rd, Duluth, Minnesota, 55811, in a sealed envelope marked clearly with the name of the bidder, type of work, and project number by 4:00 p.m. the day prior to the specified date of opening.
Nancy Nilsen, County Auditor
D.N.T. March 8, 15, 22, 2019