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PUBLISHED: Tuesday January 15, 2008

Southwestern Community College District
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that Southwestern Community College District
of San Diego County, California, acting by and through its Governing Board, hereinafter referred to as the DISTRICT will receive up to, but not later than 1:00 p.m. of the 7th day of February, 2008 sealed bids for the award of a contract for the Southwestern College Chula Vista Campus Parking Lot D Grading, Asphalt and Improvements.
Bids shall be received in the office of the Southwestern Community College District's Senior Director of Business, Operations & Facilities Planning located at 900 Otay Lakes Road, Chula Vista, California, 91910-7299, (Room 1651 located at the end of Parking Lot D) and shall be opened and publicly read aloud at the above stated time and place.
Each bid must conform and be responsive to the contract documents, copies of which are now on file and may be obtained after, January 15th, 2008. at the Office of Business Operations & Facilities Planning (Room 1651) located at 900 Otay Lakes Road, Chula Vista, CA 91910; (619) 482-6481.
There is a Refundable Deposit fee of $100.00 for each set of plans and specifications. This deposit will be refunded upon return and acceptance of complete, clean plans and specifications within ten (10) calendar days, after the bid has been awarded.
Each bid shall be accompanied by the security referred to in the contract documents, the non-collusion affidavit, the list of proposed subcontractors, and all additional documentation required by the Instructions to Bidders.
In contracts involving an expenditure in excess of $25,000.00, the successful bidder shall file a payment bond issued by an admitted Surety approved to conduct business in the State of California approved by the District in the form set forth in the contract documents.*
The District reserves the right to reject any or all bids or to waive any irregularities or informalities in any bids or in the bidding.
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 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 900 Otay Lakes Road, Chula Vista, California, 91910-7299, Room 1651.
It shall be mandatory upon the Contractor to whom the contract is awarded, and upon any subcontractor under him, to pay not less than the said specified rates to all workers employed by them in the execution of the contract.
Minority, women, and disabled veteran contractors are encouraged to submit bids. This bid is not subject to Disabled Veteran Business Enterprise requirements.
This contract is not subject to a labor compliance program, as described in subdivision (b) of Section 1771.5 of the Labor Code. [Include the following in the Notice to Contractors as soon as you have DIR approval;
“Pursuant to Labor Code section 1771.7, the District has implemented and shall enforce a Labor Compliance Program (LCP) approved by the Department of Industrial Relations on [insert date], for this Project.”
Each bidder shall be a licensed contractor pursuant to the Business and Professions Code and shall be licensed in the following classification: State of California, Class A-General Engineering.
A mandatory pre-bid conference will be held on January 30, 2008, at 1:00 p.m. in Room 1651 for the purpose of acquainting all prospective bidders with the bid documents and the work site. It is imperative that all bidders attend this conference. Failure to attend the conference will disqualify the non-attending bidder from the bid. Public Contract Code Section 6610 requires the bid conference be set five (5) days or more after the first publication of the advertisement for bids
No bidder may withdraw his bid for a period of thirty (30) days after the date set for the opening of bids.
Dated this 14thth day of January, 2008.
Secretary of the Governing Board
Southwestern Community College District,
Of San Diego County, California
Pub. Jan 15, 22-00035541

IFB 8037
Carlsbad Village Parking Lot

Notice is hereby given that sealed bids will be received by the North County Transit District (“NCTD”) at the NCTD offices, 810 Mission Avenue, Oceanside, CA 92054, up to 2:00pm, Tuesday, January 29, 2008 for the
Carlsbad Village Parking Lot Expansion Project.
Project Description:  Expansion of the parking lots at Carlsbad Village Station
NOTE:   The above descriptions are for general information.  The Technical Specifications in Section 07 and Contract Drawings provide a complete and detailed description of the project scope.
Contractor’s License: 
The successful bidder shall possess, at the time the contract for the Project is awarded, the California Contractor’s License Classification A.  Pursuant to California Public Contract Code section 20103.5, no bid submitted shall be invalidated by NCTD for failure of the bidder to be licensed in accordance with the laws of this state at the time of bid submittal.  Failure of the successful bidder to obtain proper and adequate licensing for award of the contract for the Project shall constitute a failure to execute the contract, and shall result in the forfeiture of its Bid Security, as required herein.
Engineers Estimate/Estimated Value of Work: 
The engineers estimate for this work is $246,000.
Contract Documents: Contract Documents, Technical Specifications and Contract Drawings are available by faxing your request to (760) 722-8087 or by e-mailing your request to  Please include your full company contact information in your e-mail or fax message.  The documents will be provided in pdf format via e-mail or mailed on CD.
For individuals with sensory disabilities, this document is available in alternate formats.  For information regarding alternate formats, call or e-mail the contact listed above or write Contracts & Procurement Department, 810 Mission Ave., Oceanside, CA 92054.
Bidder’s Security:  All bids must be submitted shall be presented under sealed cover and shall be accompanied by bidder’s security in the form specified in the General Instructions For Bidders portion of this IFB.
Pre-Bid Conference:
Bidders are strongly encouraged to attend the Pre-bid Conference held at 9:30am, 1/14/08 at the Carlsbad Village Coaster Station located at 2772 State Street, Carlsbad.
Subcontract Limitations:  The successful bidder shall perform not less than thirty-five percent (35%) of the Work with its own forces without subcontracting.  This requirement refers to the work whose value will not be less than thirty-five percent (35%) of the Contract Price.
Bid Opening Process:  Bids are required for the entire work described in the specifications.  The bids will be opened and bid prices will be read aloud at the time and place listed above unless amended by addendum.  The bids will be evaluated and a report will be made to the NCTD Board of Directors at a regularly scheduled meeting following the final evaluation of the bids.
Basis for Award of Contract:  The basis for award of a contract will be the lowest priced responsive and responsible bidder complying with the Contract Documents, Technical Specifications and Contract Drawings, as determined from the Bid Price Form in Section 09.
Compliance with Labor Code Requirements/Prevailing Wages:
It has been determined that the work herein described falls into the category of public works construction projects for Federal and State requirements.  The successful bidder will be required to comply with all of the terms and conditions (including Federal and State General Prevailing Wage requirements) prescribed for contractors performing public works construction projects.  The latest General Prevailing Wage determinations for crafts associated with public works construction projects shall apply.  In all instances where Federal and State Prevailing Wages for a given craft differ, the higher Prevailing Wage shall be paid.  It shall be mandatory upon the successful bidder and all subcontractors to pay not less than the said specified rates to all workers employed by them in the performance of this contract.  Copies of the Prevailing Wage Rates are on file at the NCTD Contracts Department located at 810 Mission Avenue, Oceanside, CA and are available upon request.  Requests must specifically state which prevailing wage rates are required. 
It shall also be mandatory upon the successful bidder and all subcontractors to comply with all other California Labor Code or Federal requirements, which include, but are not limited to, the employment of apprentices, hours of labor, retention of payroll records and debarment of contractors and subcontractors, to the extent applicable.
The successful bidder will be required to comply with all applicable Equal Employment Opportunity Laws and Regulations.
Bonds:  The successful bidder will be required to furnish NCTD with Performance and Payment (Labor and Material) Bonds in an amount equal to 100% of the successful bid prior to execution of the contract for the Project.  All bonds are to be secured from a surety company that meets all of the State of California Bonding requirements, as defined in California Code of Civil Procedure section 995.120, and is authorized by the State of California, and all documents required by California Code of Civil Procedure section 995.660, to the extent required by law.
Pub. Jan 8, 15-00035241

San Diego Housing Commission

The San Diego Housing Commission is accepting applications from nonprofit organizations to operate transitional housing programs for families and individuals. Approximately $1,000,000 is available through the Housing Trust Fund's Transitional Housing Program. The Transitional Housing Program provides grants for operating transitional housing for homeless families and individuals who, through temporary residency in a service-enhanced housing environment, are expected to become self-sufficient.
Funding is contingent upon approval of the application by the San Diego Housing Commission or Housing Authority.
Pre-submittal conferences will be held at 4:00 p.m. on January 23 and February 6, 2008, at 1122 Broadway, Suite 300 San Diego, to answer any questions regarding the proposal, procedure, Equal Opportunity provisions and project requirements. Please call 619/578-7565 to reserve seating or to request a copy of the RFP. The RFP is also available at under Requests for Proposals. Proposals must be received at the Housing Commission office located at 1122 Broadway, Suite 300 by 5:00 p.m. Monday, March 3, 2008. Late proposals will be returned unopened.
(RFP NO. HF 08-01)
Pub. Jan 15-00035521



Submission Deadline:
January 28, 2008 @ 4:00 PM

1130 Fifth Avenue
Chula Vista, California 91911

For Information, refer to:
Pub. Jan 15, 18-00035538

The San Diego Association of
Governments (SANDAG)
Request for Proposals (RFP)
Smart Growth Trip Generation and Parking Demand Guidelines

The San Diego Association of Governments (SANDAG) is seeking proposals from qualified firms for professional services to develop Smart Growth Trip Generation and Parking Demand Guidelines. The purpose of this project is to determine observed trip generation rates (automobile, transit, and non-motorized) and parking demand associated with smart growth developments. The findings will be synthesized into a guidelines publication for use by local planning and public works staff in the San Diego region.
A copy of the Request for Proposals (RFP No. 5000966) can be accessed from the SANDAG Web site at or by contacting:
Janet Yeh
401 B Street, Suite 800
San Diego, CA 92101
(619) 699-6952
Proposals are due by 4 p.m. on February 1, 2008.
Pub. Jan 15-00035309

PUBLISHED: Tuesday January 15, 2008

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