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Proposal/Bids
PUBLISHED: Friday March 06, 2015

SOUTHWESTERN COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT
NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS CALLING FOR BIDS
BID NO. 1415-2006R
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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 no later than 11 AM on Thursday March 19, 2015 sealed Bids, No.1415-2006R, for the award of a contract for the MS 4 Pipe Loop Extension and Landscape Project Bids shall be addressed to Mark Claussen, Program Manager; Building 1688 located at 900 Otay Lakes Road, Chula Vista, CA 91910, and shall be opened on the date and at the time listed above.

Contractors interested in obtaining bid documents must contact Professional Reprographics at 241 W.35th Street, Suite A, National City CA. 91950 or (619) 272-5600. CD's, DVD's are available for a $15.00 fee and/or downloads are available for a $5.00 fee. Documents may also be viewed at no cost by visiting www.southwesterncollegeproprplanroom.com. Please note if you do not have a company login and/or password you will need to register with the site first then login under your company's name and password in order to download the plans. If you have questions about registering, please contact Angel Leano at (619) 272-5600. Obtaining copies of the bid documents is the responsibility of the bidder and the costs are non-refundable. Bidders are also responsible for checking the website noted above for any addenda that may be posted.

Bids must be accompanied by cash, a certified or cashier's check, or a Bid Bond in favor of the District in an amount not less than ten percent (10%) of the submitted Total Bid Price. Each bid shall also be accompanied by the Non-collusion Declaration, the List of Subcontractors Form, the Iran Contracting Act Certification 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 that meets all of the State of California bonding requirements, as defined in Code of Civil Procedure Section 995.120, and is admitted by the State of California.

The Director of the California Department 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 Southwestern Community College or online at http://www.dir.ca.gov/dlsr. 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.

If the bids subject to this Notice are due on or after March 1, 2015, then pursuant to Labor Code sections 1725.5 and 1771.1, all contractors and subcontractors that wish to bid on, be listed in a bid proposal, or enter into a contract to perform public work must be registered with the Department of Industrial Relations. No bid will be accepted nor any contract entered into without proof of the contractor's and subcontractors' current registration with the Department of Industrial Relations to perform public work. If awarded a Contract, the Bidder and its subcontractors, of any tier, shall maintain active registration with the Department of Industrial Relations for the duration of the Project.

This Project is subject to compliance monitoring and enforcement by the Department of Industrial Relations. In bidding on this project, it shall be the Bidder's sole responsibility to evaluate and include the cost of complying with all labor compliance requirements under this contract and applicable law in its bid.

This Project is also subject to the Community Benefits Agreement (CBA) adopted by the District on December 12, 2013. The complete agreement is available for viewing and downloading at http://www.swccd.edu/Modules/ShowDocument.aspx?documentid=7910. Minority, women, and disabled veteran contractors are encouraged to submit bids.

Each bidder shall be a licensed contractor pursuant to the California Business and Professions Code Section 7028.15 and Public Contract Code Section 3300, and shall be licensed in the following classification as required by the scope of work required in the above called out bid packages: A or C36 license. Any bidder not licensed at the time of the bid opening will be rejected as non-responsive. Contractors shall have been in business under the same name and California contractor's license for a minimum of three (3) continuous years prior to bid opening.

Pursuant to Public Contract Code Section 22300, the successful bidder may substitute certain securities for funds withheld by the District to ensure his performance under the Contract.

A Mandatory Pre-Bid Conference will be held at Parking LOT L on the following date(s) and time(s): Monday March 9, 2015 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM. Each and every Bidder Must attend the Pre-Bid Conference. Prospective bidders may visit the Project Site without making arrangements through the District. Bids Will Not be accepted from any bidder who did not attend the Pre-Bid Conference.

Pursuant to Public Contract Code Section 3400(c), if the District has made any findings designating certain materials, products, things, or services by specific brand or trade name, such findings and the materials, products, things, or services and their specific brand or trade names will be set forth in the Special Conditions.

Award of Contract: The District shall award the Contract for the Project to the lowest responsible bidder as determined from the Base Bid with Allowance. 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 process.

Please email any questions to propr@swccd.edu. Contractors shall reference Bid No.1415- 2006R MS 4 Pipe Loop Extension and Landscape Project in the email subject line. The final day for questions shall be March 11, 2015, no later than 11 AM.

No bidder may withdraw its bid for ninety (90) days following the date of the bid opening.

Dated this: February 27, 2015
Bid Documents available on: February 27, 2015

Secretary to the Governing Board
Melinda Nish, Ed. D.
Southwestern Community College District
of San Diego County, California
Pub Feb 27, Mar 6 -00128086

SOUTHWESTERN COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT
NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS CALLING FOR BIDS
BID NO. 1415-2007R
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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 no later than 2:00PM on March 25th, 2015 sealed Bids, Bid No. 1415-2007R, for the award of a contract for the Southwestern College Wellness & Aquatics Complex - Aggregate Pier Project. Bids shall be addressed to Mark Claussen, Program Manager; Building 1688 located at 900 Otay Lakes Road, Chula Vista, CA 91910, and shall be opened on the date and at the time listed above.

Contractors interested in obtaining bid documents must contact Professional Reprographics at 241 W.35th Street, Suite A, National City CA. 91950 or (619) 272-5600. CD's are available for a $15.00 fee. Documents may also be viewed and/or downloaded at no cost by visiting www.southwesterncollegeproprplanroom.com. Please note that you will need to login under your company's name and password in order to download the plans. If you do not have a company login and/or password, please register with the site first. If you have questions about registering, please contact Angel Leano at (619) 272-5600. Obtaining copies of the bid documents is the responsibility of the bidder and the costs are non-refundable. Bidders are also responsible for checking the website noted above for any addenda that may be posted.

Bids must be accompanied by cash, a certified or cashier's check, or a Bid Bond in favor of the District in an amount not less than ten percent (10%) of the submitted Total Bid Price. Each bid shall also be accompanied by the Non-collusion Declaration, the List of Subcontractors Form, the Iran Contracting Act Certification 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 that meets all of the State of California bonding requirements, as defined in Code of Civil Procedure Section 995.120, and is admitted by the State of California.

The Director of the California Department 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 Southwestern Community College or online at http://www.dir.ca.gov/dlsr. 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.

If the bids subject to this Notice are due on or after March 1, 2015, then pursuant to Labor Code sections 1725.5 and 1771.1, all contractors and subcontractors that wish to bid on, be listed in a bid proposal, or enter into a contract to perform public work must be registered with the Department of Industrial Relations. No bid will be accepted nor any contract entered into without proof of the contractor's and subcontractors' current registration with the Department of Industrial Relations to perform public work. If awarded a Contract, the Bidder and its subcontractors, of any tier, shall maintain active registration with the Department of Industrial Relations for the duration of the Project.

This Project is subject to compliance monitoring and enforcement by the Department of Industrial Relations. In bidding on this project, it shall be the Bidder's sole responsibility to evaluate and include the cost of complying with all labor compliance requirements under this contract and applicable law in its bid.

This Project is also subject to the Community Benefits Agreement (CBA) adopted by the District on December 12, 2013. The complete agreement is available for viewing and downloading at http://www.swccd.edu/Modules/ShowDocument.aspx?documentid=7910. Minority, women, and disabled veteran contractors are encouraged to submit bids.

Each bidder shall be a licensed contractor pursuant to the California Business and Professions Code Section 7028.15 and Public Contract Code Section 3300, and shall be licensed in the following classification as required by the scope of work required in the above called out bid packages: A - General Engineering license. Any bidder not licensed at the time of the bid opening will be rejected as non-responsive. Contractors shall have been in business under the same name and California contractor's license for a minimum of three (3) continuous years prior to bid opening.

Pursuant to Public Contract Code Section 22300, the successful bidder may substitute certain securities for funds withheld by the District to ensure his performance under the Contract.

A MANDATORY Pre-Bid Conference will be held at 900 Otay Lakes Rd., Chula Vista, CA, in Prop. R Bond Trailer, Building 1688 located at 900 Otay Lakes Road, Chula Vista, CA 91910, on the following date(s) and time(s): Wednesday, March 11th, 2015 at 10:00 A.M. Each and every Bidder MUST attend the Pre-Bid Conference. Prospective bidders MAY NOT visit the Project Site without making arrangements through the Construction Manager (Balfour Beatty Construction) Ken Iacuaniello, Sr. Project Manager. Bids WILL NOT be accepted from any bidder who did not attend the Pre-Bid Conference.

Pursuant to Public Contract Code Section 3400(c), if the District has made any findings designating certain materials, products, things, or services by specific brand or trade name, such findings and the materials, products, things, or services and their specific brand or trade names will be set forth in the Special Conditions.

Award of Contract: The District shall award the Contract for the Project to the lowest responsible bidder as determined from the lowest responsible bidder as defined on the bid form. 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 process.
Please reference Specification Volume 4, Exhibit 4.D.1, Pre-Bid RFI Form/Instructions for submission of questions related to this bid invitation. The final day for questions to be submitted shall be March 18, 2015, no later than 11:00 A.M. PST.

No bidder may withdraw its bid for ninety (90) days following the date of the bid opening.

Dated this: 27th Day of February, 2015

Secretary to Governing Board
Melinda Nish, Ed. D.
Prop R Southwestern Community College District
Of San Diego County, California
Pub Feb 27, Mar 6 -00128175

CITY OF NATIONAL CITY
D AVENUE AND E. 12TH STREET ROUNDABOUT IMPROVEMENTS,
CIP No. 15-02
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PUBLIC NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the City of National City, hereinafter referred to as the Agency, invites electronic bids for the above stated Project and will receive such bids through the vendor PlanetBids up to the hour of 1:00 P.M., on March 26, 2015. The National City link to PlanetBids is "http://www.planetbids.com/portal/portal.cfm?CompanyID=24103".

The general Scope of Work is to demolish the improvements at 12th St. and D Ave. and construct a round-a-bout, install sewer main and manholes, retaining walls, landscaping, irrigation, lighting, additional improvements for the Veterans Memorial wall and adjacent area and other improvements and indicated in the Contract Documents.

In conformance with State of California Assembly Bill 2036 complete bid and contract document sets will be available electronically at no cost only at nationalcityca.gov where a link to Planetbids is provided. It shall be the responsibility of the prospective bidders to download and print the bid and contract documents for review and bid. Bidders shall also check PlanetBids via the link provided at nationalcityca.gov for addendums prior to bidding.

The Agency does not warrant, represent, or guarantee the accuracy, completeness, or adequacy of information provided from any third party source. The Agency shall not be responsible or liable in any way whatsoever for any loss or damages of whatever kind, nature, or scope, including, but not limited to, time, money or goodwill arising from errors, inaccuracies, or omissions in any documents and/or information retrieved from any third part source.

A non-mandatory Pre-Bid Conference will be held on March 19, 2015 at 2:00 pm in the Large Conference Room in City Hall, 1243 National City Blvd, National City, CA 91950.

A bid must be submitted with a fully executed, satisfactory bid bond by an acceptable surety in an amount equal to ten percent (10%) of the total aggregate bid amount.

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.

Pursuant to California Public Contract Code Section 22300, at the 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.

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 works project. Any contract on a public works contract entered into between a contractor and a debarred subcontractor is void as a matter of law. 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.

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 https://www.dir.ca.gov/oprl/DPreWageDetermination.htm

No 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 (awarded 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 one hundred twenty (120) 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.

Bidders must possess a valid State of California "A" Contractor's License.

Estimated construction cost: Base bid:$1,300,000; Additive Bid: $4,500.
This is a 100 working day contract.

BY ORDER OF THE DIRECTOR OF PUBLIC WORKS/CITY ENGINEER.

_______________________ March 4, 2015
Steve Manganiello Date
Director of Public Works/City Engineer
Pub Mar 6, 10 -00128354

NORTH COUNTY TRANSIT DISTRICT
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North County Transit District (NCTD), Owner, invites proposals for CNG Bus Procurement, RFP 23914

Proposals will be received at the Office of Procurement and Contracts Administration at 810 Mission Ave., Oceanside, 92054, until 3:00 P.M. (PST) on Thursday, 24 April 2015. The complete solicitation packet including submittal documents, important dates, sample agreement, scope of work and exhibits is available for download via PlanetBids at: http://www.planetbids.com/portal/portal.cfm?CompanyID=20134. You must be registered at the site in order to download documents. NCTD, as a matter of policy, encourages Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) participation. For questions, please contact Hillary Guillot by email at hguillot@nctd.org.
Pub. Feb 25 through March 10-00128094


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