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PUBLISHED: Tuesday February 19, 2008

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that sealed bids will be received by the City Clerk of the Chartered City of Vista for furnishing all labor, materials, and all other items and facilities necessary therefore, as provided in the Contract Documents, for the “HACIENDA DRIVE (CMP) STORM DRAIN REPLACEMENT PROJECT [between Thunder Dr. and Via Centre (east loop)] (CIP NO. 8122)” in strict accordance with the Project Specifications and plans on file in the City of Vista Engineering Department.   Bids will be received at the Office of the City Clerk, City Hall, 600 Eucalyptus Avenue, Vista, California 92084, until 2:00 P.M., TUESDAY, MARCH 18, 2008, at which time and place the bids will be publicly opened and read aloud.  Bids shall be written clearly and legibly in ink and submitted in sealed envelopes plainly marked on the outside:  “HACIENDA DRIVE (CMP) STORM DRAIN REPLACEMENT PROJECT [between Thunder Dr. and Via Centre (east loop)] (CIP NO. 8122) - DO NOT OPEN WITH REGULAR MAIL.”
  The Work generally consists of:   Construction of storm drain and roadway surface improvements including the removal and replacement of existing corrugated metal storm drain pipes (CMP) with reinforced concrete storm drain pipes (RCP), existing storm drain junction structure modifications (reconnecting to existing cleanouts and CMP risers), new storm drain junction structures, storm drain obstruction removal, roadway trench reconstruction including A.C. pavement, fabric, and Class 2 aggregate base, street grinding and resurfacing, traffic control, sheeting, shoring and bracing, procurement of permits and utility coordination with affected companies.  The project is located on:  Hacienda Drive between Thunder Dr. and the easterly loop intersection of Via Centre and Hacienda Drive and on W. Vista Way, approximately 200 feet east of Thunder Dr. in the City of Vista, California.
A full set of contract documents is available for inspection without charge at the City of Vista Engineering Department, 600 Eucalyptus Avenue, Vista, CA 92084, and on the City’s webpage,  Complete sets of Contract Documents, exclusive of a copy of the Standard Specifications for Public Works Construction, may be purchased for a non-refundable fee of Twenty-Five Dollars ($25) per set, [Ten Dollars ($10.00) more per set if shipped].  The Engineer’s Construction Cost Opinion for this project is TWO HUNDRED AND THIRTY THOUSAND DOLLARS ($230,000).  All Work shall be completed in every detail to the satisfaction of the Agency within thirty-five (35) working days after the date of the NOTICE TO PROCEED.
  A MANDATORY Pre-Bid Meeting will be held on MARCH 11, 2008 AT 10:00 A.M. in the Finance Department Large Conference Room located at the Vista City Hall.    PROSPECTIVE BIDDERS ARE REQUIRED TO ATTEND.   All questions relative to the bid documents prior to the bid opening shall be directed to Richard Caldwell, Engineering Department, 600 Eucalyptus Avenue, Vista, CA 92084, (760) 726-1340 ext. 1388, email;  All technical questions relative to the project prior to the bid opening shall be directed to Tim Regello, Engineering Department, (760) 726-1340 ext. 1338, email
Marci Kilian, City Clerk
Pub. February 19-00037130 

IFB 8043

Asphalt Seal & Stripe FY08
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 2:00 pm, Tuesday, 3/11/08 for the Asphalt Seal & Stripe FY08 Project.
Project Description:  Seal and Stripe various parking lots within the District
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.  License must be maintained throughout the duration of the contract.
Engineers Estimate/Estimated Value of Work is $98,050.
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 9:30 am on 2/27/08 at the NCTD General Administrative Offices located at 810 Mission Avenue, Oceanside, CA  92054.  An optional site visit will follow the Pre-bid Conference.
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. February 19, 26-00037148

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Julian Chamber Of Commerce will receive sealed bids for the award of contract for the furnishing of all labor, materials, transportation, equipment, and services for the following project: Julian Town Hall ADA Elevator - Handicapped Accessible lift and/Hoistway. (1) a handicapped accessible lift or elevator and/or (2) constuction of a hoistway and pit for the elevator/lift.  Project is located at the Julian Town Hall, Main St & Washington St, Julian, CA 92036.
Sealed bid packages shall be mailed to Julian Chamber of Comerece, Attn: Arlene Howe, PO Box 1866, Julian, CA 92036 no later than11:30 a.m. on February 29, 2008.
Each bid must conform and be responsive to the contract documents, copies of which may be obtained beginning February 12. All bidders should direct questions during the bid period to Arlene Howe, Project Director.  760-765-4848, ronandarlene, PO Box 1866, Julian, CA 92036. Bidders will be required to comply with California Labor Code section 1410 et. Seq., California Labor Code section 1777.5 and implementary regulations concerning equal opportunity for apprentices.  Pre-bid meeting and walk-through will be held at the Julian Town Hall, February 25 or February 26, 2008 between 1 and 3 PM.
The project is funded through the federal Community Development Block Grant Program, as administered by the County of San Diego. This is a federally funded affirmative action program. Bidders shall comply with all applicable Federal requirements including Federal Prevailing Wage Rate criteria and Statutes of the Federal Labor Standards provisions HUD-4010. 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 specified rates to all workers employed by them in the execution of the contract.
A bidder and all subcontractors shall be required at the time of submission of the bid to be licensed as a contractor by the State of California to do the type of work required under the contract documents.
Disabled Veterans Business Enterprises, and Minority/Women Business Enterprises Companies' participation in the bidding process is encouraged for this contract. Bidders are required to assure that every effort is made to the greatest extent feasible to provide Economic Opportunities for Low and Very Low Income Persons to comply with the Section 3 HUD Act of 1968.
Bids will be publicly opened and read at The Julian Town Hall, Saturday March 1, 2008 at 1 PM.
Pub. Feb. 13, 14, 15, 18, 19, 20, 21-00036909

State of California - The Resources Agency

Replace Comfort Station #2
San Diego County, California
Sealed bids will be received at the office of the Department of Parks and Recreation, Northern Service Center, Phone: (916) 653-4274, One Capitol Mall, Suite 500, Sacramento, California 95814, up to 2 P.M., Friday, March 21, 2008,, at which time and place they will be publicly opened and read for performing the work as follows:
Furnish all labor, materials, tools and equipment necessary to replace Comfort Station #2 in OLD TOWN SAN DIEGO STATE HISTORIC PARK, San Diego County, California, complete and in accordance with the plans and specifications therefore and such addenda thereto as may be issued prior to bid opening date.
License required: A or B
Engineer's Estimate: $500,000 - $999,999
Note: A job showing will be held at 10:00 a.m., Tuesday, March 4, 2008, at OLD TOWN SAN DIEGO STATE HISTORIC PARK, 4002 Wallace Street, San Diego, CA 92110. Job showing attendees shall meet at the gates to the Estudillo Courtyard located on the west side of Calhoun Street between Twigg Street and Mason Street. Calhoun Street and Mason Street are pedestrian only streets and are not accessible to vehicles - contractors should park in one of the public parking lots off Juan Street or Twigg Street and walk to the project site. Attendance at the job showing is MANDATORY and will be the only opportunity made available for prospective bidders to view the site with park personnel. No Bid will be considered from a Contractor that did not attend the mandatory job showing.
Participation in Disabled Veteran Enterprise Program: All DPR contracts over $10,000 shall have a participation goal of not less than 6% for Disabled Veteran Business Enterprises. ALL REFERENCES ON THE STD 840, DOCUMENTATION OF DVBE PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS, THAT REFER TO 3% PARTICIPATION ARE HEREBY AMENDED TO READ 6%. In addition to other contracting requirements, to qualify as a responsive bidder, the bidder must either certify that the required goal has been achieved, or demonstrate that a good faith effort was made to meet the goal. Note: Ads must be published at least 14 days prior to the bid due date (refer to Page 3 of the DVBE requirements.
Prospective bidders may examine and obtain bid forms, specifications, and plans by downloading the bid package from the California State Contracts Register at The bid package is also available on CD, free of charge, and can be obtained by faxing a request to (916) 445-9027. The CD will be sent by first class mail, unless a FedEx number is provided with the fax request. Any discrepancies, omissions, ambiguities, or conflicts in or among the contract documents or doubts as to meaning shall be brought to the State's attention by FAX only to (916) 445-9027 not later than seven (7) days prior to bid opening date.
In accordance with the provisions of Section 1770, 1773 and 1773.1 of the Labor Code, the Department of Parks and Recreation has ascertained that the general prevailing rates of wages in the county in which the work is to be done be as listed by the Department of Industrial Relations. A copy of the listings is on file at the address listed above.
Successful bidder shall provide Payment Bond and Performance Bond.
Ruth G. Coleman, Director
Pub. February 19, 26-00037134


Prospective Bidders are hereby notified that PARADISE MOBILE ESTATES will receive
separate sealed BIDS for the construction of:
Paradise Mobile Estates Water System Improvements
Such Bid proposals will be received at the office of Paradise Mobile Estates, 24046 US Highway
18, Apple Valley, California, 92307, until 3:00 PM on Wednesday, March 5, 2008, at which time
said Bids will be publicly opened and read aloud. Do not submit bids to Nolte Associates, Inc.
Description of work:
€ Pipe bursting with 4” HDPE.
€ Chlorination system.
€ Tank removal and installation.
€ Miscellaneous electrical, mechanical and instrumentation.
The CONTRACT DOCUMENTS may be examined at the following locations during regular business hours:
Paradise Mobile Estates
24046 U.S. Highway 18
Apple Valley, CA 92307
Nolte Associates, Inc.
15070 Avenue of Science, Suite 100
San Diego, CA 92128
Nolte Associates, Inc.
7245 Joshua Lane
Yucca Valley, CA 92284
Contract Documents (plans and specifications) may be obtained from Nolte Associates, Inc.,
located at:
1605 West Main Street, El Centro, CA 92243
1-760-482-0300 fax
Contact Person for Plan Purchase Only - Liliana Valdez
upon payment of a non-refundable fee of $150 for each set (excluding shipping). MAKE ALL CHECKS PAYABLE TO: Nolte Associates, Inc.
Prospective Bidders shall be licensed Contractors in the State of California and be qualified to perform the Work specified in the Contract Documents. Each Bidder shall have a Class “A” California Contractor’s License. Contractor’s attention is directed to Specification Section 15070 for prequalification requirements.
Paradise Mobile Estates reserves the right to reject any and all proposals. If Paradise Mobile Estates elects to award a contract for the Work, the award will be made within 60 days from the date of the Bid opening. Bids shall be valid for said 60 day period.
A Job Site Pre-Bid Walk is scheduled for February 28, 2008 at PARADISE MOBILE ESTATES, 24046 U.S. Highway 18, Apple Valley, CA 92307 at 10:00 a.m. Contractor’s electrical Subcontractor is encouraged to attend the job walk.
Each Bid proposal must be accompanied by cash, a certified or cashier’s check, or Bid bond issued by a surety admitted and regulated by the State of California and further, if the work or project is financed in whole or in part with federal grant or loan funds, listed in the Treasury Department’s most current Circular 570 (Bid bond shall be submitted on the form included in the Contract Documents or on an equivalent form approved by the Owner and Dept. of Health Services) for an amount not less than ten percent (10%) of the maximum amount Bid. Said check or bond shall be made payable to “PARADISE MOBILE ESTATES” and when delivered with a proposal, shall constitute a guarantee that the Bidder will, if award is made in accordance with the terms or said Bidder’s proposal; execute a Contract in the standard form, together with Labor Code Certification thereon; furnish Contract Performance and Payment Bonds with a corporate surety or sureties satisfactory to the Owner each for not less than 100 percent of the Bid price; furnish Certificates of Insurance evidencing that all insurance coverage required by the contract has been secured.
Pursuant to the Labor code, the governing board of the County has obtained from the Director of Industrial Relations, State of California, his determination of general prevailing rates of per diem wages applicable to the work, and for holiday and overtime work, including employer payments for health and welfare, pension, vacation, and similar purposes, as set forth on the schedule which is on file at the principal office of the County, and which will be made available to any interested person upon request.
Dated: February 6, 2008 By: Norma Samuelson
Paradise Mobile Estates
24046 U.S. Highway 18
Apple Valley, CA 92307
Pub. February 12, 19-00036903

San Diego County Office of Education
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the San Diego County Superintendent of Schools/San Diego County Office of Education; San Diego County, California, hereinafter referred to as the “County Office,” will receive up to, but not later than 10 o'clock a.m. on the 4 day of March 2008 sealed bids for the purpose of:
Portable Emergency Classroom Toilets
Bid No. 0708-127F

Such bids must be received by the Purchasing Supervisor, Internal Business Services Section of the County Office, IN ROOM 503, 6401 Linda Vista Road; San Diego, CA 92111 and shall be opened and publicly read aloud at the above stated time and place.
Each bid must conform and be responsive to this notice, the Information for Bidders, and the Bid Specifications. Copies of the bid documents may be attained at the above address.
The County Office reserves the right to reject any or all bids, to waive any irregularities or informalities in the bids or in the bidding process.
No bidder may withdraw their bid for a period of sixty (60) days after the date set for the opening of bids.
Pub. February 19, 26-00037131


The City of National City is requesting proposals from qualified firms for the redesign of the current web site (  A copy of the RFP can be downloaded at

  Proposals must be submitted in sealed envelopes, clearly identified as a “Web Site Proposal” to National City MIS Department, 1243 National City Blvd, National City, California 91950, Attention: Web Site Proposal. Call Ron Williams at 619-336-4373 for questions.  Proposals will be accepted until Thursday, February 28, 2008,4:00 p.m. No proposals will be accepted after that date and time. 
Pub. Feb 6, 7, 8, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 25, 26, 27, 28-00036657

RFP NO. 6564
The Trustees of the California State University will receive sealed proposals in the Contract and Procurement Management (CP&M) Office, Administration Bldg, Room 116, at the above address, for furnishing Construction Management Services at Risk with a Guaranteed Maximum Price (CM at Risk) for the construction of the Storm Nasatir Renovation and Addition at the San Diego State University.
Proposals will be received in the above-mentioned room until 3:00 p.m. on February 27, 2008, in accordance with the Request for Proposals, hereinafter referred to as RFP.
In general, the scope of work consists of providing preconstruction services and construction management/ administration services at risk with a guaranteed maximum price for the construction of the project. The project includes renovation of the existing Storm Nasatir Building, and a new addition to the existing building totaling approximately 34,000 gross square feet and associated demolition, sitework, and landscaping. Each proposer will submit a technical proposal and a fee percentage proposal for design services, preconstruction services, construction phase services, contingency and fee for the total project. The Construction Budget for this project is $39,000,000 not including fees as identified on the fee proposal form.
A presentation of the project scope and a MANDATORY walkthrough of the project site has been scheduled for February 14, 2008 at 10:00 a.m. Interested proposers should assemble at Administration Building, Room AD 116 on the campus. It is strongly recommended that proposers attend this walkthrough.
Bid Package and Specifications may be obtained February 8, 2008, at no cost by requesting them from Mayer Reprogrographics at
Bid proposal packages are only obtainable by pre-qualified contractors, licensed in the State of California with a “B” license or other appropriate license as identified under the Contractor State License Board Rules and Regulations. Download Pre-qualification of Prospective Bidders Form 703.11 at
The Trustees require Disabled Veteran Business Enterprise participation or good faith effort to do so. Bidders shall contact the Trustees DVBE Coordinator, Jeff Fratt C.P.M, at 619-594-3965.
Contact Kathi L Horton, A.P.P., Buyer III, Contract Specialist, SDSU Contract and Procurement Management for additional information at 619-594-2445.
Pub. February 12, 13-00036908

PUBLISHED: Tuesday February 19, 2008

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