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PUBLISHED: Friday January 30, 2015


PUBLIC NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the City of National City, hereinafter referred to as the Agency, invites sealed bids for the above stated Project and will receive such bids in the offices of the Agency, at 1243 National City Boulevard National City, California, 91950, up to the hour of 2:00 p.m., on February 17, 2015, at which time they will be publicly opened in the Council Chambers of the Second Floor of the City Hall at 1243 National City Boulevard National City, California, 91950. Bids received after the hour and date for the bid opening will not be accepted and shall be returned unopened.

The work to be done is described in these Bid and Contract Documents for the above stated Project. The general Scope of Work is as follows:


The work includes improvements and construction of new sidewalk, curb and gutter, and installation of lighting along the West side of Paradise Valley Road at the location of Paradise Valley Road between East 8th St and East Plaza Boulevard.


Copies of the Bid and Contract Documents are available for inspection at no cost to the bidder at the front counter of Engineering Department at 1243 National City Boulevard National City, California, 91950.

The project documents include the Standard Specifications for Public Works Construction, Current Edition, (Greenbook - including the current San Diego Area supplements) all referenced documents, drawings, current California Building, Mechanical, Plumbing and Electrical codes, all other applicable regulations and these contract documents. The Contract Documents may be inspected in the office of the City Engineer, located in City Hall at 1243 National City Boulevard, National City, California, 91950, Telephone Number (619) 336-4380, Fax Number (619) 336-4397. A Compact Disc (CD) or Digital Videodisc (DVD) copy of the bid package may be obtained at that location upon payment of a non-refundable fee of $5 for each disc. (Includes contract documents, but does not include the reference documents, codes and regulations).

A copy of the Contract Documents including plans, specifications and bid documents shall be purchased in order to qualify to bid and receive any published addenda. No paper bid packages will be issued. An additional amount of $10 will apply when it is requested that the CD or DVD be mailed.

A non-mandatory Pre-Bid Conference has been scheduled for February 5, 2015 at 1:30 p.m. to review the project. The Pre-Bid Conference will take place at the second floor, large conference room at City Hall. Representatives of the City will be present to answer any questions bidders have regarding the project.

Bids shall be written clearly and legibly in ink in conformance with the Instruction to Bidders. All bids shall be submitted to the Agency's front desk in a sealed envelope plainly marked on the outside with "SEALED BID FOR CIP No. 15-01, PARADISE VALLEY ROAD SIDEWALK IMPROVEMENT- DO NOT OPEN WITH REGULAR MAIL."

If using Federal Express or other such service for bid submittal, the contents of the submittal must be noted on the outside of that envelope as stated above.

Each bid must be accompanied by cash, a certified or cashier's check payable to the "City of National City", or a satisfactory bid bond executed by the bidder and an acceptable surety, in an amount equal to ten percent (10%) of the total aggregate bid amount. The successful bidder will be required to furnish and pay for performance and payment bonds acceptable to the Agency.

The Contractor to whom the Contract is awarded, and any subcontractor under such Contractor, shall hereby ensure that minority and women business enterprises will be afforded full opportunity to submit bids for subcontracts. Further, there shall be no discrimination in employment practices on the basis of race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical handicap, medical condition, marital status, age, or sex in compliance with Government Code 12990.

Attention is directed to the provisions of the Bid and Contract Documents, which require retention from payments to the Contractor to secure performance under the Contract. Pursuant to California Public Contract Code Section 22300, and at the request and expense of the Contractor to whom the contract is awarded, acceptable securities (securities listed in Government Code Section 16430, bank or savings and loan, certificates of deposit, interest bearing demand deposit accounts or standby letters of credit) equivalent to the retention amount shall be permitted in substitution of money withheld by the Agency to ensure performance under the Contract. Such securities shall be deposited with the Agency or with a California or Federally chartered bank or savings and loan as escrow agent who shall return such securities, along with any interest thereon, to the Contractor upon satisfactory completion and acceptance of the Work by the Agency.

This is a prevailing wage project pursuant to Section 1773 of the Labor Code, the general prevailing wage rates in the county, or counties, in which the work is to be done have been determined by the Director of the California Department of Industrial Relations. These wages set forth in the General Prevailing Wage Rates for this project are available at the California Department of Industrial Relations' Internet web site at

In accordance with the provisions of the California Labor Code, contractors or subcontractors may not perform work on a public works project with a subcontractor who is ineligible to perform work on a public project pursuant to Section 1777.1 or Section 1777.17 of the California Labor Code. Any contract on a public works project entered into between a contractor and a debarred subcontractor is void as a matter of law. A debarred subcontractor may not receive any public money for performing work as a subcontractor on a public works contract. Any public money that is paid or may have been paid to a debarred subcontractor by a contractor on the Project shall be returned to the Agency. The Contractor shall be responsible for the payment of wages to workers of a debarred subcontractor who has been allowed to work on the Project.

No prime contractor or subcontractor may be listed on a bid proposal for a public works project (submitted on or after March 1, 2015) unless registered with the Department of Industrial Relations pursuant to Labor Code section 1725.5 [with limited exceptions from this requirement for bid purposes only under Labor Code section 1771.1(a)].

No contractor or subcontractor may be awarded a contract for public work on a public works project entered into on or after April 1, 2015 unless registered with the Department of Industrial Relations pursuant to Labor Code section 1725.5.

This project is subject to compliance monitoring and enforcement by the Department of Industrial Relations.

The Agency reserves the right to reject any or all bids, to waive any irregularity, and to take all bids under advisement for a period of sixty (60) calendar days after the date the bids are publicly opened. All costs incurred by bidders as a result of preparing bids under this Notice Inviting Bids shall be the sole responsibility of each bidder. This Notice Inviting Bids neither creates nor imposes any obligation upon the Agency to enter into a contract.

Liquidated damages for this Project are required by law and will be in accordance with the Special Provisions.

Bidder shall be a licensed contractor pursuant to the Business and Professions Code and shall be licensed in the appropriate classification(s) of contractor's license(s), for the work bid upon, and shall maintain the license throughout the duration of the Contract. Bidders must possess a current State of California "A" Contractor's License.

Estimated construction cost: $162,000

This is a 65 working day contract.


____________________ January 22, 2015
Steve Manganiello Date
City Engineer
Pub Jan 23, 30 -00127226

Urban Corps Facility Improvements

Urban Corps of San Diego County (Owner) invites sealed bids from licensed, qualified General Contractors for providing the design, materials and installation of tenant improvements that include installation of an overhead sprinkler system, plumbing replacements, and installation and extension of a heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) system located at 3127 Jefferson Street, San Diego, CA 92110. Contract amount not to exceed $499,851.
Sealed bid packages must be returned to front lobby receptionist at 3127 Jefferson Street, San Diego, CA 92110 no later than 2:00 pm PST on Tuesday, February 17, 2015. A bid, payment and performance bond will be required. A mandatory pre-bid job walk with the Agency will be held on Friday, January 30, 2015 at 10:00 am PST, to review construction administration procedures, existing site conditions, construction access, staging areas, safety and protection and to distribute Request for Proposal documents (RFP). Each contractor shall request a copy of the Request for Proposal (RFP) and confirm attendance at the mandatory pre-bid job walk by emailing or contacting Yolanda Maeder, Project Manager at or (619) 235-6884 ext. 3121.
This project is funded by Federal Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds and as such the entire project is subject to Davis-Bacon Wage Determination (PREVAILING WAGE and CERTIFIED PAYROLL); and Section 3 of the Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Act [12 U.S.C. 1701u and 24 CFR Part 135]. Section 3 is HUD's legislative directive for providing preference to low- and very low-income residents of the local community (regardless of race or gender), and the businesses that substantially employ these persons, for new employment, training, and contracting opportunities resulting from HUD-funded projects. This design/build tenant improvements project must be carried out in accordance with the Agency's signed agreement with the City of San Diego.
Please note that one set of the paper bid package will be available from the Agency upon written request (email). Contact Yolanda Maeder via email for digital copies of the bid documents.
Pub. Jan 16 through Feb 5-00126996

PUBLISHED: Friday January 30, 2015

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