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802 Proposals/Bids
PUBLISHED: Tuesday March 29, 2005


GrossmontÐCuyamaca Community College District
NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS CALLING FOR BIDS
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NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that GrossmontÐCuyamaca 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 2:00 p.m., on the 12th of April, 2005, sealed bids for the award of a contract for:
Bid C6174ÑGROSSMONT COLLEGE DISCONNECT AND
TRANSPORT (3) MODULAR TRAILERS
FROM CUYAMACA COLLEGE TO GROSSMONT COLLEGE
Scope of Work:
Disconnect utilities and (3) 24Õx60Õ modular trailers currently located at Cuyamaca College. Transport (3) 24Õx60Õ modular trailers, (3) handicapped ramps and (1) electrical transformer to Grossmont College. Secure modular trailers and ramps in Grossmont CollegeÕs parking lot 4A.
Bids shall be received in the Purchasing and Contracts office of the GrossmontÐCuyamaca Community College District, 8800 Grossmont College Drive, El Cajon, CA 92020-1799 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 and all plans, specifications and any other documents pertaining to the Project, copies of which are now on file and may be obtained after March 24, 2005, at the Gafcon Grossmont College Program Headquarters Office of the GrossmontÐCuyamaca Community College District, 8800 Grossmont College Drive, El Cajon, CA 92020.
A mandatory pre-bid meeting has been scheduled for March 31, 2005 at 10:00 AM to review the Project's existing conditions. The pre-bid meeting will take place at Gafcon Grossmont College Program Headquarter Office at 8800 Grossmont College Drive, El Cajon, CA 92020. Representatives of the District, Program Manager, Architect and consulting engineers will be present to answer any questions bidders have regarding this Project. Bids will not be accepted from any bidder who did not attend the mandatory pre-bid meeting. All bidders in attendance will receive a copy of the pre-bid attendees list at the end of the meeting. Only bidders attending the pre-bid meeting will receive any addenda that are issued after that date.
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.
The successful bidder will be required to furnish the District with a Performance Bond equal to 100% of the successful bid, and a Payment Bond equal to 100% of the successful bid, prior to execution of the Contract. All bonds are to be secured from a surety company that meets all of the State of California bonding requirements, as defined in Code of Civil Procedure section 995.120, and is authorized by the State of California, and all documents required by Code of Civil Procedure section 995.660, to the extent required by law.
In addition, the successful bidder shall be required to obtain a Performance Bond from all subcontractors providing goods and services in excess of $100,000.00. All prime contractors bidding on this Project must specify this requirement regarding subcontractor bonds, in their written or published request for subcontractor bids. Such written or published requests must clearly designate the party that will bear the cost of the bonds. Vendors only supplying materials shall not be required to provide bonds. All subcontractor bonds are to be secured from a surety company that meets all of the State of California bonding requirements, as defined in Code of Civil Procedure section 995.120, and is authorized by the State of California.
Pursuant to the provisions of Public Contract Code section 22300, the successful bidder may substitute certain securities for funds withheld by District to ensure his performance under the Contract. At the request and expense of the successful bidder, securities equivalent to any amount withheld shall be deposited at the discretion of District, with either District or a state or federally chartered bank, as the escrow agent, who shall then pay any funds otherwise subject to retention to the successful bidder. Upon satisfactory completion of the Contract, the securities shall be returned to the successful bidder.
In accordance with Education Code Section 71028, the District has a participation goal for Disabled Veteran Business Enterprises (ÒDVBEÓ) of at least three percent (3%) of the total dollar amount of contracts awarded. Although not specifically required, Bidders are encouraged to seek and include DVBE subcontractor and supplier participation in the bids. Prior to, and as a condition precedent for, final payment under this Contract, the successful bidder will be required to provide documentation to the District identifying the amounts paid to DVBEÕs in conjunction with this Contract so that the District can assess its success at meeting its DVBE participation goal.
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.
It shall be the responsibility of the successful bidder to file a Notice of Intent and procure a State Water Resources Control Board (State Water Board) National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System General Permit for Waste Discharge Requirements for Discharges of Storm Water Runoff Associated with Construction Activity (Permit). The successful bidder shall be solely responsible for preparing and implementing a Storm Water Pollution Prevention Plan (SWPPP) prior to initiating work. The successful bidder shall be responsible for procuring, implementing and complying with the provisions of the Permit and the SWPPP, including the standard provisions, monitoring and reporting requirements as required by Permit. It shall be the responsibility of all bidders to evaluate and include in the bid the cost of procuring the Permit and preparing the SWPPP as well as complying with the SWPPP and any necessary revisions to the SWPPP. The successful bidder shall also include in his bid the cost of monitoring as required by the Permit.
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 the office of Purchasing and Contracts Grossmont-Cuyamaca Community College District, 8800
Grossmont College Drive, El Cajon, CA 92020-1799. A copy of these rates shall be posted at the job site.
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 1777.7 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 District. 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.
It shall be mandatory upon the bidder to whom the Contract is awarded, and upon any subcontractor under him, to comply with all Labor Code provisions, which include, but are not limited to the payment of not less than the said specified rates to all workers employed by them in the execution of the Contract, employment of apprentices, hours of labor and debarment of contractors and subcontractors.
Each bidder shall be a licensed contractor pursuant to the Business and Professions Code and shall be licensed in the appropriate classification(s) of contractorÕs license(s), for the work bid upon, and must maintain the license throughout the duration of the Contract.
License required for this project: B General Building Contractor
Award of Contract: The District shall award the Contract for the Project to the bidder submitting the lowest bid as determined from the base bid alone and is deemed responsible by the District.
No bidder may withdraw his bid for a period sixty (60) calendar days after the date set for the opening of bids.
Dated this day of March 22, 2005.
Richard D. Alexander
Clerk of the Governing Board
Grossmont-Cuyamaca Community College District
County of San Diego, California

Pub. March 22,29-k113602




PUBLIC NOTICE
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AVAILABILITY OF HISTORIC
STRUCTURES FOR REMOVAL AND
RELOCATION.

The City of Escondido requires that historic structures proposed for demolition be made available for removal and relocation by any interested party as an alternative to demolition. Removal and relocation will be the responsibility of the interested party. The structures available for removal and relocation are located within the northeastern portion of the City of Escondido and must be removed from the site not later than June 1, 2005. The structures consist of six houses and miscellaneous agricultural outbuildings.
Interested parties must file written statements of interest with Jay Petrek, Senior Planner, City of Escondido, Planning Division, 201 North Broadway, Escondido, CA, 92025, no later than April, 1, 2005. The statement of interest must identify the specific site to which the structure(s) would be relocated and must include evidence of the interested partyÕs control of the relocation site.
Additional information can be obtained by contacting Jay Petrek at (760) 839-4556.
Pub. March 18, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 28, 29, 30, 31-k113577




North San Diego County Transit Development Board
NOTICE TO BIDDERS
IFP 05041
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Paint Encinitas, Sorrento Valley and Poinsettia Stations
Notice is hereby given that proposals will be received by the North San Diego County Transit Development Board at NCTD, 810 Mission Avenue, Oceanside, CA 92054, up to 2 p.m., Wednesday, April 20, 2005 for the Paint Encinitas, Sorrento Valley And Poinsettia Stations Project.
Project Scope:Ê Provide all paints, labor, tools, and supplies to perform the complete scope of work for Encinitas Station, Sorrento Valley and Poinsettia Station.
NOTE:ÊÊThe 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.
ContractorÕs License: The successful bidder shall possess, at the time the contract for the Project is awarded, the California ContractorÕs License Classification C33. 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.
This work is valued by NCTD to be within this cost range: $115,000 to $120,000.
Contract Documents: Contract Documents, Technical Specifications and Contract Drawings are available from NCTD Contracts Office at 810 Mission Avenue, Oceanside, CA 92054 between the hours of 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon and 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. by appointment only or by faxing your request to (760) 722-8087. You may also request documents via e-mail by sending your request to tlessard@nctd.org, please include your company contact information in your e-mail or fax message. The documents will be provided in pdf format. (or electronic format 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.
BidderÕs Security: All bids must be submitted shall be presented under sealed cover and shall be accompanied by bidderÕs security in the form specified in the General Instructions For Bidders portion of this IFB.
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 10.
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.
Reservation of Authority: The NCTD Board of Directors reserves the right to reject any and all bids or to waive any errors or discrepancies.
Pub. March 22, 29-k113597




North San Diego County Transit Development Board
NOTICE TO BIDDERS
IFP 05047
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Bus Shelter Cleaning
Notice is hereby given that proposals will be received by the North San Diego County Transit Development Board at NCTD, 810 Mission Avenue, Oceanside, CA 92054, up to 2 p.m., Thursday, April 21, 2005 for the Bus Shelter Cleaning Project.
Project Scope:Ê Perform cleaning services and maintenance on a weekly basis at bus shelters.
NOTE:ÊÊThe 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.
Contract Documents: Contract Documents, Technical Specifications and Contract Drawings are available from NCTD Contracts Office at 810 Mission Avenue, Oceanside, CA 92054 between the hours of 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon and 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. by appointment only or by faxing your request to (760) 722-8087. You may also request documents via e-mail by sending your request to tlessard@nctd.org, please include your company contact information in your e-mail or fax message. The documents will be provided in pdf format. (or electronic format 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.
BidderÕs Security: All bids must be submitted shall be presented under sealed cover and shall be accompanied by bidderÕs security in the form specified in the General Instructions For Bidders portion of this IFB.
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 10.
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.
Reservation of Authority: The NCTD Board of Directors reserves the right to reject any and all bids or to waive any errors or discrepancies.
Pub. March 22, 29-k113603




San Marcos Unified School District
NOTICE TO BIDDERS
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NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the San Marcos Unified School District of San Diego County, California, acting by and through its Governing Board, hereinafter referred to as the District, will receive bids for the following project in accordance with the scheduled dates and times.
REMODEL OF MULTI-PURPOSE AND LOCKER ROOMS AT
SAN MARCOS MIDDLE SCHOOL
BID NO. F2004-03
PROJECT NO. 24-01
Bid Packages: All bid packages shall include the entire general and special conditions portion of the contract documents as well as all work shown on the plans.

1. DIVISION 2 Ð 02070 - Selective Demolition: Includes all demolition work as shown on the plans and as needed. Does not include demolition or patching for electrical or plumbing installations.
2. DIVISION 3 Ð 03310 - Concrete: Includes all concrete work as shown on the plans, including patching back concrete for plumbing, electrical, and locker bases.
3. DIVISION 6 - 06100 - Rough Carpentry: Includes all rough carpentry for walls, stage floor, table in-fills, ceilings, and soffits.
4. DIVISION 6 - 06200 - Finish Carpentry: Includes all cabinetry and finish carpentry as shown on the plans.
5. DIVISION 8 Ð Entire Division - Doors and Windows (entire division): Includes all doors, frames, pass windows, finish hardware, and glazing.
6. DIVISION 9 - 09200 - Lath and Plaster, and 09250 - Gypsum Wallboard: Includes all lath, plaster, and sheetrock, including patching as required.
7. DIVISION 9 - 09330 - Ceramic Tile: Includes all new tile as shown on the plans.
8. DIVISION 9 - 09510 - Acoustical Ceilings, and 09841 - Acoustical Wall Panels: Includes all acoustical ceilings and acoustical wall panels.
9. DIVISION 9 - 09650 - Resilient Flooring, and 09680 Ð Carpeting: Includes all flooring as shown on the plans.
10. DIVISION 9 Ð 09900 - Painting: Includes all painting as shown on the plans.
11. DIVISION 10 -10155 -Toilet Partitions, and 10800 - Toilet Accessories: Includes all toilet partitions and accessories as shown on the plans.
12. DIVISION 10 - 10505 - Metal Lockers: Includes all lockers. Concrete base by others.
13. DIVISION 11 - 11063 - Stage Curtains, and 11132 - Projection Screens: Includes both divisions.
14. DIVISION 15 Ð Mechanical, HVAC: Includes entire division pertaining to all HVAC work. Also includes demolition of existing as shown or as needed.
15. DIVISION 15 Ð Mechanical, Plumbing: Includes entire division pertaining to all plumbing work. Also includes any demolition of existing as shown or as needed.
16. DIVISION 16 - Electrical and Low Voltage (entire division): Includes all electrical, fire, speakers, alarms, etc., as shown on the plans and specified in the specs. Also includes any demolition of existing, as shown or needed.
Sealed bid packages, including all required bid submittal documentation, shall be submitted not later than:
Thursday, April 7, 2005, at 2:00 p.m.
Bid packages shall be received by the Receptionist at the District Office, 1 Civic Center Drive, Suite 300, San Marcos, CA 92069. Immediately following submittal, bids will be opened and publicly read aloud.
Bid documents may be obtained by prospective bidders on or about March 24 , 2005,
by appointment only, at the office of Mesquita & Associates, Architects, 6595 Riverdale Street, San Diego, California 92120. Call Fernando Mesquita at (619) 584-8448.
Each bid shall conform and be responsive to the contract documents. A deposit of $75.00 is required per bid set, refundable if sets are returned in good condition within ten (10) days after the bid opening. Contractor shall notify Mesquita & Associates, Architects, a minimum of 24 hours before document pick-up and indicate the number of sets requested. A maximum of two (2) sets will be issued only to those bidders possessing a
B or C-Specialty ContractorÕs license. Bid documents on deposit will not be issued to other bidders. All bidders may purchase sets. Prior to plan distribution, prospective bidders may contact Mesquita & Associates, Architects, at (619) 584-8448, with questions. After plan distribution, all questions and requests for interpretation shall be submitted to Mesquita & Associates, Architects, in writing, in accordance with the Instructions to Bidders.
Each bid package shall be accompanied by the bid security required by the contract documents, the non-collusion affidavit, the list of proposed subcontractors, and all additional documentation required by the Instructions to Bidders, including DVBE documentation. When contracts involve an expenditure of more than $25,000.00, the successful bidder shall file a payment bond approved by the District in the form set forth in the contract documents. For bonding purposes, estimated construction cost is $800,000 (all trades).
Each bidder shall be a licensed contractor pursuant to the California Business and Professions Code and shall be licensed in the following classification:
B or C-Specialty.
A Pre-Bid Conference will be held at San Marcos Middle School, 650 West Mission Road, San Marcos, CA 92069, on Tuesday, March 29, 2005, at 10:00 a.m. (Meet at the Administration Office at the front of the school.)
No bidder may withdraw their bid for a period of ninety (90) days after the bid opening date. The Board of Trustees reserves the right to reject any or all bids; or to waive any irregularities or informalities in any bids 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 schedules of rates so determined are available on the Internet (http://www.dir.ca.gov/DLSR/statistics_research.html) and are on file and available upon request.
The San Marcos Unified School District is an "Equal Opportunity" employer. Qualified Disabled Veteran Business Enterprises (DVBE) are encouraged to participate in this project.
BOARD OF TRUSTEES
SAN MARCOS UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT
Alan Brown, Clerk of the Governing Board
Pub. March 22,29-k113594




802 Proposals/Bids
PUBLISHED: Tuesday March 29, 2005


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