Sealed bids may be submitted on or before the bid opening date of December 18, 2019 no later than 10:00 a.m. local time, at the Huron County Commissioner’s Office, 180 Milan Avenue, Suite 7, Norwalk, Ohio 44857, for the following Project: For The Huron County Ridge Road Bridge Design/Build Project; HUR-T.R.-114-06.43; FY2020; PID 93990 FAN E161(170). The Bids shall be opened & bid prices publicly read at 10:21 a.m.

Bid Documents, including contract terms & conditions, must be obtained for a $50.00 (check or cash) non-refundable fee from the Huron County Engineer at 150 Jefferson Street Norwalk Ohio 44857, between the hours of 7:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m., Monday through Friday (holidays excluded).  Bidder may elect to have these documents mailed to them for an additional fee of $15.00 for shipping.

Pursuant to the provisions of Ohio Revised Code Section 153.54, each bidder shall be required to file with his bid one of the following options:

1. A bond in accordance with division (B) of Section 153.54 of the Revised Code, providing for the Bid 

    Guaranty and the Contract Bond in the full amount of the bid,


2. A Certified Check, Cashier’s Check, or Letter of Credit pursuant to Chapter 1305 of the Revised Code, in accordance with division (C) of Section 153.54. The amount of the Certified Check, Cashier’s Check or Letter of Credit shall be equal to ten percent (10%) of the bid. If this option is used, a Performance Bond issued by a surety company in the amount of 100% of the contract price shall be furnished by the successful bidder as a condition of the contract.

Bidders must comply with the prevailing wage rates as determined by the U.S. Department of Labor under the Davis-Bacon and related Acts.

Bidders must be ODOT prequalified. There is a DBE goal of 8% for this project. All bidders are to submit DBE Utilization Plans at bid time via Formstack

All proposals must be submitted bound in their entirety, and on the forms furnished in the Contract documents. Documents must be obtained from the Huron County Engineer, no copies will be accepted.

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Lee E. Tansey, P.E., P.S., Huron County Engineer

Advertise: November 25, 2019