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PUBLISHED: Wednesday January 29, 2014

BID NO. 14-07

Bids, uploaded to the City of La Mesa, via PlanetBids, will be received electronically until 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, February 18, 2014, at which time they will be publicly opened, for furnishing plant, labor, material, and equipment and performing all work required for:

The improvement of storm drains in Beaumont Dr., Garfield St., and Randlett St. in the City of La Mesa, County of San Diego, State of California, as shown on City of La Mesa Drawings No. 9145, 9175-9176 and according to specifications.

The Engineer’s Estimate for the Base Bid is $325,000.

The Engineer’s Estimate for the additive alternative is $125,000.

Classification of valid contractor's license which the Prime Contractor must have at the time of bid and contract award: A or C-42. No bid will be awarded to a Contractor who is not licensed in accordance with the provisions of Chapter 9, Division 3 of the Business and Professions Code.

Bids will be submitted via PlanetBids electronically upon the blank forms of proposal furnished by the City. See Information for Bidders and other contract documents for bidding procedure and other requirements of said bid.

The right is reserved by the City to reject any and all bids and to waive any irregularities or informalities in bids received. Plans, Specifications, Information for Bidders, Bid Bond form, Performance and Payment Bond forms, Standard and Special Conditions, and Form of Agreement may be secured online via PlanetBids. Downloadable bid documents, as well as bidholder lists and bid results, are also available at our website: at Bid Opportunities.

Bids shall be made in accordance with the prevailing hourly rate of per diem wages for this locality and project as determined by the Director of Industrial Relations pursuant to Labor Code Section 1770 et seq., a copy of which is on file with the City Engineer at 8130 Allison Avenue, La Mesa, in accordance with the provisions of Labor Code Section 1773.2, which prevailing hourly rate of wages is made a part of this notice by reference as though fully set forth herein.

The City Council of the City of La Mesa, in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (78 Stat. 252) and the Regulations of the Department of Commerce (15 C.F.R., Part 8), issued pursuant to such Act, hereby notifies all Bidders that it will affirmatively insure that the contract entered into pursuant to this advertisement will be awarded to the lowest responsible Bidder without discrimination on the grounds of race, color, or national origin.

All bids will be compared on the basis of the Base Bid.

The particular attention of prospective Bidders is hereby directed to the applicable sections in the specifications for full directions and requirements as to submittal of bids, bonds, insurance, and agreements.

Dated: January 28, 2014
Gregory P. Humora, P.E.
Director of Public Works/City Engineer
Pub. Jan 29-00 117756


The San Diego Metropolitan Transit System (MTS) is accepting proposals under a negotiated procurement process for ENTERPRISE RESOURCE PLANNING (ERP) SYSTEM APPLICATION SYSTEM SOFTWARE.

Proposal documents will be available on or about January 27, 2014 by registering at

The Contract Officer's contact information is:

Andrew Conriquez
MTS Procurement Department
1255 Imperial Avenue, Suite 1000
San Diego, CA 92101
Telephone: (619) 557-4580
Facsimile (619) 696-7084

A Pre-Proposal Meeting will be held on February 5, 2014 at 10 a.m., prevailing local time at, MTS, 1255 Imperial Ave., Ste. 1000, San Diego, CA 92101. Proposals will be due on March 11, 2014, by 4:00 p.m., prevailing local time, unless otherwise amended, at MTS, 1255 Imperial Ave., Ste. 1000, San Diego, CA 92101. Proposals received after that time or at any other place other than the place stated herein will not be considered.

MTS hereby notifies all proposers that in regard to any contract entered into pursuant to this advertisement; Disadvantaged Business Enterprises (as defined in 49 C.F.R. Part 26) will not be subject to discrimination on the basis of race, color, sex or national origin in consideration for an award.

MTS reserves the right to reject any and all proposals and to re-advertise for proposals.
Pub Jan 29 -00117690

IFB 14024


Sealed bids will be received by the North County Transit District (NCTD) at 810 Mission Avenue, Oceanside, CA 92054, and publicly opened at 2:00pm on Wednesday, February 26, 2014 for NCTD General Administration Office (GAO) 3rd Floor Remodel.

To register to participate in this solicitation, go to and click on “Contracting Opportunities” at the bottom of the page.  The Online Bidding System is described and contains a link to the registration page of the PlanetBids Vendor Portal for NCTD.  Registering with PlanetBids for this solicitation is the only way to participate. Email notices from PlanetBids to firms registered for this solicitation are provided as a courtesy. Registered firms are responsible for insuring that they have downloaded all documents from PlanetBids that are necessary to submit a responsive bid.

The Successful Bidder shall possess, at the time the contract for the Project is awarded, the California Successful Bidder’s License Classification A, B.  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.

Required Successful Bidder Experience: At least five (5) years experience in similar projects.

Engineers Estimate/Estimated Value of Work:  The engineers estimate for this work is $350,000.

Pre-Bid Conference: Bidders are strongly encouraged to attend the Pre-bid Conference held at 10:00am on Tuesday, February 04, 2014 at the General Administration Office located at 810 Mission Avenue, Oceanside, CA 92054.  An optional site visit will follow the Pre-Bid Conference.

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 Successful Bidders 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.  Federal Prevailing Wage Rates are available at; California State Prevailing Wages are available at

It shall also be mandatory upon the Successful Bidder and all Subcontractors to comply with all other California Labor Code or Federal Department of Labor requirements, which include, but are not limited to, the employment of apprentices, hours of labor, retention of payroll records and debarment of Successful Bidders and Subcontractors, to the extent applicable.

The Successful Bidder will be required to comply with all applicable Equal Employment Opportunity Laws and Regulations.
Pub Jan 29, Feb 4 -00117762

Senior Community Centers (SCC)
Request for Proposal # CDBG 2013

SCC is soliciting proposals from General Contractors to provide Elevator Upgrades (Aut-O-Safe® Emergency Return Unit (ERU) and Elevator ceiling lighting with (6) ECI LED down lights), Boiler Work (Replacement of the (2) two existing 85% Lochinvar with (2) two Raypak 99% Xtherm boilers), and Security Camera System installation (wiring, DVR, and camera). Interested and qualified firms, including disadvantaged and women owned small business, are invited to submit a proposal. The solicitation packet with complete instructions is available at Potiker Family Senior Residences, 525 14th Street, San Diego, CA 92101.

There is no cost to obtain a set of bid documents and there will be no bid conference. All proposals to be considered must be submitted, via sealed bid marked “RFP # CDBG 2013”, on or before February 28, 2014 at 4:30 pm PST, to the attention of Kathy Parker, 525 14th Street, Suite 200, San Diego, CA 92101. Late bids will not be accepted. The public bid opening will take place at the same location on March 3, 2014 at 10 am PST and the lowest response will be awarded the contract. Bidders DO NOT need to be present.

This project is funded with CDBG funds, all bids are subject to federal Davis Bacon prevailing wages and SCC may require, prior to execution of the contract that you furnish a bond from a surety approved by SCC, for 100% payment and performance of the contract. Section 3, MBE WBE contractors are encouraged to participate.
For questions contact Kathy Parker, 619-487-0629.
Pub Jan 29, 30, 31, Feb 3-18 -00117522

Request for Proposal
(RFP 301-14)
Automatic Teller Machine (ATM) Service

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Palomar Community College District (the “District”) of San Diego County, California, acting by and through its Governing Board, will receive up to 3:00 p.m., on the 12th day of February 2014 proposals, preferably, from not-for-profit financial institutions to provide ATM service at the District's San Marcos campus.

Proposals shall be received in Business & Contract Services, Administration Building, Room A-10, 1140 W. Mission Road, San Marcos, California 92069 on the date and time as stated above.

Each submittal shall conform and be responsive to the RFP, a copy of which is on file and may be obtained by calling the District's Contract Services at (760) 744-1150, ext. 2697 or 2129, or at the following website:

The District intends to review the proposals received and enter into a five (5) year agreement with the successful vendor who can provide ATM services that best suits the District's needs.

The District reserves the right to reject any or all applicants, and to waive any irregularities or informalities in the RFP and RFP process. District is an equal opportunity employer.

Nancy Ann Hensch
Secretary of the Governing Board

Palomar Community College District
San Diego County, California

Publication: San Diego Daily Transcript
Publication Dates: January 29, 2014-00117748

Notice to Proposers
Request for Proposal (RFP) No. 1314-1006R
Notice is hereby given by the Southwestern Community College District of San Diego County, California, hereinafter referred to as the District, acting by and through its Governing Board, will receive up to, but not later than 4:00 PM on Tuesday, February 18, 2014, responses to this Request for Proposal (RFP) for Commissioning Services.

RFP 1314-1006R Document will be available for review as of Friday, January 24, 2014.

Responses shall be received in the Proposition R Bond Program Management Office, Room 1688 located at 900 Otay Lakes Road, Chula Vista, CA 91910, on the date and at the time stated above.

All responses to this RFP shall conform and be responsive to the RFP documents, including its attachments/addenda.

All interested Firms may request a copy of this RFP by visiting Any requests for information may be directed to Brooke Baldwin by e-mailing no later than 12:00 noon on Tuesday, February 11, 2014.

Melinda Nish, Ed.D.
Secretary of the Governing Board
Southwestern Community College District
of San Diego, California
Pub Jan 24, 29 -00117612

PUBLISHED: Wednesday January 29, 2014

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