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Proposal/Bids
PUBLISHED: Thursday May 31, 2012

San Diego Association of Governments (SANDAG)
INVITATION FOR BIDS (IFB) NO. 5001953 JOB ORDER CONTRACT (JOC)
RAILROAD SIGNALING, OVERHEAD CATENARY AND TRACKWORK

The San Diego Association of Governments (SANDAG), 401 B Street, Suite 800, San Diego, CA 92101-4231, is requesting sealed bids to perform the work, in general, as follows:
The work items contained in the contract consist, in general, of track work, railroad switching and signaling, and traction power/catenary systems work typically located in or near the Sprinter, Coaster, Trolley or freight lines throughout San Diego County. This contract will contain work within 50 feet of Railroad Right of Way, but does not prohibit the contractor from performing work elsewhere. Bidders shall have a valid “A” contractor license issued by the State of California Contractor's Licensing Board and shall submit sufficient information to demonstrate experience complying with the SANDAG Board Policy 24 experience and financial requirements.
Additionally, in order to be considered a responsive and responsible bidder, all bidders shall have necessary qualifying experience working within an active railroad right of way per section 2-1.17 of the IFB Special Provisions. Bidder's that do not demonstrate the ability to meet the minimum qualifying financial and work experience requirements specified in the bid documents will be considered to be non-responsive and non-responsible bidders.
Minimum Contract Value (3 years): $40,000
Maximum Contract Value (3 Years): $15,000,000
This contract may be funded in part with Federal Transit Administration (FTA), Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) and/or American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) funding. FTA and/or FHWA UDBE/DBE goals will be established on a Job Order by Job Order basis, based on the funding source, the Job Order scope of work and the availability of ready, willing and able Underutilized Disadvantage Business Enterprise (UDBE) and/or Disadvantage Business Enterprise (DBE) firms. When applicable the FTA and FHWA race conscious UDBE/DBE goals, for individual Job Orders, will range between 0% and 8%.
Pre-Bid Meeting: A pre-bid meeting (non-mandatory) will be held on Wednesday, June 6, 2012 at 1:00pm at SANDAG, 401 B Street, 8th Floor, San Diego, CA 92101. All questions should be addressed, via email, to Ralph Tharp, Contract Administrator at rth@sandag.org
Bid Due Date: 2:00pm, Tuesday, June 26, 2012 at SANDAG, 401 B Street, Suite 800, San Diego, CA 92101
The IFB package may be viewed and downloaded at no charge at www.sandag.org/contracts or may be e reviewed at SANDAG or at the Contracting Opportunities Center (619-285-7020), 4007 Camino del Rio South, Suite 210, San Diego, CA 92108.
SANDAG is an equal opportunity employer and. As a matter of policy, encourages the participation of small businesses that are owned and controlled by minorities and women.
Please contact Ralph Tharp, Contract Administrator, at SANDAG, 401 B Street, Suite 800, San Diego, CA 92101-4321, (619) 699-6982, or via e-mail at rth@sandag.org, if you have any questions or would like this information mailed to you.
Pub. May 24, 31 -00099103

NATIONAL SCHOOL DISTRICT
NOTICE TO VENDORS CALLING FOR BIDS
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NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the National School 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 11:00 A.M. of the 11th day of June, 2012 sealed bids for the award of a contract for Fresh Fruits and Vegetables, Bid No. 11-12/138.

Bids shall be received in the Office of the Assistant Superintendent, Business Services of the National School District located at the National School District Administration Center, 1500 N Avenue, National City, CA 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, copies of which are now on file and may be obtained on May 24, 2012, in the Purchasing Office at the above address. A copy of the latest satisfactory County Department of Environmental Health rating or inspection results must be submitted with the bid.

Minority, women, and disabled veteran Vendors are encouraged to submit bids. This bid is not subject to Disabled Veteran Business Enterprise requirements.

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.

The District reserves the right to award the contract in whole or in part to one or more bidders.

No bidder may withdraw his bid for a period of sixty (60) days after the date set for the opening of bids.

Pursuant to Public Contract Code 20111.8, the District intends to award this contract to one of the three lowest responsible and responsive venders.

There will be no mandatory pre-bid conference. Questions regarding the bidding process, bid or bid specifications shall be directed to Jon Hansen, Director of Business Support Services at jon.hansen@national.k12.ca.us or at (619) 336-7735.

Interested bidders wishing to be kept informed of issues or general information regarding this Bid should send a request to be added to the e-mail list to jon.hansen@national.k12.ca.us. Please include company name, contract information including name, phone number, and e-mail address and reference this specific Bid.

Dated this 24th day of May, 2012

Christopher Oram, Ed.D.
Secretary to the Governing Board
National School District,
of San Diego County, California
Pub. May 24, 31 -00099334

GROSSMONT-CUYAMACA COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT
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DOCUMENT 00020
NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS CALLING FOR BIDS

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that Grossmont-Cuyamaca 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 10:00 a.m., on July 3, 2012, sealed bids for the award of a contract for:

B12.012 GROSSMONT COLLEGE CAMPUS PARKING
STRUCTURE LIGHTING FIXTURE REPLACEMENT

Scope of Work -Provide all labor, materials, transportation, equipment, appliances, and services necessary for, and incidental to, the execution and completion of all work indicated in the Contract Documents including the removal and disposal of existing Campus Parking Structure lighting fixtures replacement / reinstallation of new lighting fixtures per Construction Drawings of the contract documents.
Estimated contract value - $117,900.00
Bids shall be received in the Purchasing and Contracts office of the Grossmont-Cuyamaca Community College District, Grossmont College, Parking Lot 4, 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 Thursday, May 31, 2012 at ARC Downtown San Diego Location located at 1200 4th Ave. San Diego, Ca 92101. Phone number at Planwell Dept. is (619) 232-8440 or www.ocbinc.com. Copies of bid documents, drawings and specifications will also be available at the ARC website that same day.
A mandatory pre-bid meeting and job walk has been scheduled for Tuesday, June 12, 2012 at 1:00 p.m. This pre-bid meeting and job walk will take place at the District Annex South Conference Room in Parking Lot 4 at Grossmont College, 8800 Grossmont College Dr., El Cajon, CA 92020. Representatives of the District, Project Manager, and the campus will be present to answer questions bidders have regarding this Project. All representative attendees to wear appropriate clothing attire and footwear for field verification.
All bidders in attendance will receive a copy of the pre-bid attendees list at the end of the day or next day. 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.
All questions and requests for information must be made in writing by mail, email or fax to the attention of Don Kramer at Gafcon Prop R Program Manager Trailer in Parking Lot 4A at Grossmont College, 8800 Grossmont College Dr., El Cajon, CA 92020. Email: dkramer@gafcon.com; fax number: 619-644-7990. For procedural questions, you may call Stephanie Rodriguez at 619-644-7036.
Please Note: One (1) hard copy and one (1) cd format of complete sets of bid documents will be provided at no cost to each bidder and electronic download access (exclude delivery costs). Any additional sets can be ordered and purchased directly through ARC.
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 B995.120, 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.
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 order to assist the District in meeting its Disabled Veteran Business Enterprises (“DVBE”) goal of at least three percent (3%) (as described in Paragraph 28 of 00100), bidders are encouraged (but not required) to seek out and include DVBE subcontractors and suppliers in your bid. The document 00420 Designation of DVBE subcontractors is required to be included with your bid and if no DVBE subcontractors or vendors are intended to be used for this project, then the bidder should simply indicate “None” in the Subcontractor column.
If proceeding with good faith effort, all DVBE documentation needs to be provided with bid submission refer to (Exhibit A). The DVBE advertisement period is 14 days prior to the bid opening on Tuesday, June 19, 2012, which is Tuesday, July 03, 2012.
While not required as part of any participation goals or tracking, the District encourages and welcomes participation in the bidding process by Minority Business Enterprises (MBE), Women-Owned Business Enterprises (WBE), Disadvantaged Business Enterprises (DBE), and Small Businesses (SB).
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.
Pursuant to Labor Code section 1771.7, the District has implemented and shall enforce a Labor Compliance Program (LCP) for this Project. The successful bidder shall be required to comply with all the requirements of the District's LCP and applicable provisions of the California Labor Code. In bidding on this Project, it shall be the bidder's responsibility to evaluate the cost of complying with the District's LCP. The bidders shall include all costs of compliance with specified requirements in the contract amount.
The successful bidders shall be responsible for complying with the provisions of the District's LCP, including the standard provisions requiring payment of prevailing wages, maintenance and submission of weekly certified payrolls, and hiring of apprenticeship as appropriate. The successful bidders shall be required to attend, and invite subcontractors to attend, a pre-construction meeting at which a representative of the District shall discuss labor law requirements. The successful bidders shall work with the District's staff and consultants to ensure the full compliance with the District's LCP and applicable labor law.
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 contractor's license(s), for the work bid upon, and must maintain the license throughout the duration of the Contract.
License required for this project: “C-10” Electrical Contractor
Award of Contract:
The District shall award the Contract for the Project to the bidder submitting the lowest bid, as determined from the total 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 31st of May, 2012
Edwin Ramon Hiel
Clerk of the Grossmont-Cuyamaca Community College District
County of San Diego, California
Publication Dates Thursday, May 31, 2012, Thursday June 7, 2012 -00099538

PUBLIC NOTICE
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NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN City Heights Community Development Corporation will receive not later than 5pm, on the 18th day of June, 2012, sealed bids for:
C.D.B.G. Sycamore Ct. Rehabilitation Project for Construction Management Services PROJECT LOCATION: 4048-4064.5 48th St., San Diego, CA 92105 DESCRIPTION OF WORK: Construction management consultant services for rehab project.
Construction management firms must demonstrate working knowledge of C.D.B.G. program and have a minimum of 5 years (with 3 recent) in C.D.B.G. processing of contracts above $500K or other federally funded rehab experience.
FUNDING: The project is funded with C.D.B.G. grant money
DETAILS: Please email Emily Monahan at emonahan@cityheightscdc.org for complete RFP packet
Pub. May 17 through June 5 -00099104

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS
FOR
60' CNG LOW-FLOOR ARTICULATED BUSES
The San Diego Metropolitan Transit System (MTS) is accepting proposals under a negotiated procurement process for 60' CNG LOW-FLOOR ARTICULATED BUSES for the San Diego Transit Corporation (SDTC), San Diego Trolley, Inc. (SDTI), and the Metropolitan Transit System (MTS), for up to five year period.
Proposal documents will be available on or about May 25, 2012 by registering at:
www.sdmts.com/Business/Procureent.
asp
Sean Reed
MTS Procurement Department
1255 Imperial Ave, Suite 1000
San Diego, CA 92101
Telephone: (619) 557-4566
Facsimile (619) 696-7084
Email: sean.reed@sdmts.com
A Pre-Proposal Meeting will be held on June 6, 2012 at 1:30 p.m., prevailing local time at, MTS Board Room, 1255 Imperial Ave., Ste. 1000, San Diego, CA 92101. Proposals will be due on September 12, 2012 by 2:00 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 CFR 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.
5/31/12
CNS-2322615#
THE DAILY TRANSCRIPT-00099464


CAJON VALLEY UNION SCHOOL DISTRICT
NOTICE INVITING BIDS
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The CAJON VALLEY UNION SCHOOL DISTRICT will receive sealed bids for:

REQUEST FOR BID NO. 1353
LANDSCAPE PROJECT
MAGNOLIA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

at the office of the Purchasing Department, 225 Roanoke Road, El Cajon, California 92020, no later than Monday, June 11, 2012, two o'clock (2:00:00) p.m., at which time or thereafter said bids will be opened and read aloud. Time determined by internet: http://www.time.gov. Bids received after this time will be returned unopened. Bids shall be valid for 90 calendar days after the bid opening date.

Bidders may obtain a copy of the Contract Documents from the Purchasing Department, for no deposit. It is the Bidder's responsibility to ensure they have received all addendums. Addendums are posted on the District website, www.cajonvalley.net.

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.

A Pre-Bid Conference will be held for this project on Monday, June 4, 2012, 2:45 p.m., at Magnolia Elementary School, 650 Greenfield Dr., El Cajon, CA 92021, for the purpose of acquainting all prospective bidders with the bid documents and the work site.

Each bid shall be accompanied by the security referred to in the Contract Documents, the non-collusion declaration, the list of proposed subcontractors, and all additional documentation required by the bid documents.

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, regardless of the contract amount. 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 with a rating of A++, A+, A, or no less than A-.

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

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 online at http://www.dir.ca.gov/dlsr. A copy of these rates shall be posted by the successful bidder at the job site. The successful bidder and all subcontractor(s) under him, shall comply with all applicable Labor Code provisions, which include, but are not limited to the payment of not less than the required prevailing rates to all workers employed by them in the execution of the Contract, the employment of apprentices, the hours of labor and the 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 following appropriate classification(s) of contractor's license(s), for the work bid upon, and must maintain the license(s) throughout the duration of the Contract: B-General or C-27 Landscaping.

Pursuant to Public Contract Code Section 3400(b), 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 Project Specifications.

Minority, women, and disabled veteran (DVBE) contractors are encouraged to submit bids and bidders are encouraged to make a good faith effort to contact and utilize DVBE subcontractors and suppliers, providing documentation with their bid.

Award of Contract: 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.

For further information, contact John Forrest, Construction Projects Manager, at (619) 588-3651, forrestj@cajonvalley.net, or Sharon Clay, Manager of Purchasing & Warehouse at (619) 588-3266, clays@cajonvalley.net.
Dated this 24th day of May, 2012.

Suzanne Mullins,
Clerk of the Governing Board
CAJON VALLEY UNION SCHOOL DISTRICT,
San Diego County, California

Publication: San Diego Daily Transcript
Publication Dates May 24, 2012 & May 31, 2012-00099317

NOTICE INVITING BIDS
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The CAJON VALLEY UNION SCHOOL DISTRICT will receive sealed bids for:

REQUEST FOR BID NO. 1366
ACCESSIBILITY RAMPS
EJE ACADEMIES CHARTER SCHOOL & MERIDIAN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

at the office of the Purchasing Department, 225 Roanoke Road, El Cajon, California 92020, no later than Monday, June 18, 2012, two o'clock (2:00:00) p.m., at which time or thereafter said bids will be opened and read aloud. Time determined by internet: http://www.time.gov. Bids received after this time will be returned unopened. Bids shall be valid for 90 calendar days after the bid opening date.

Bidders may obtain a copy of the Contract Documents from the Purchasing Department, for no deposit, or by contacting the bid administrator at (619) 588-3266 or clays@cajonvalley.net. It is the Bidder's responsibility to ensure they have received all addendums. Addendums are posted on the District website, www.cajonvalley.net.

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.

A Pre-Bid Conference will be held for this project on Monday, June 11, 2012, 9:00 a.m., beginning at EJE Academies Charter School, 851 S. Johnson Ave., El Cajon, CA 92020, for the purpose of acquainting all prospective bidders with the bid documents and the work site.

Each bid shall be accompanied by the security referred to in the Contract Documents, the non-collusion declaration, the list of proposed subcontractors, and all additional documentation required by the bid documents.

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, regardless of the contract amount. 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 with a rating of A++, A+, A, or no less than A-.

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

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 online at http://www.dir.ca.gov/dlsr. A copy of these rates shall be posted by the successful bidder at the job site. The successful bidder and all subcontractor(s) under him, shall comply with all applicable Labor Code provisions, which include, but are not limited to the payment of not less than the required prevailing rates to all workers employed by them in the execution of the Contract, the employment of apprentices, the hours of labor and the 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 following appropriate classification(s) of contractor's license(s), for the work bid upon, and must maintain the license(s) throughout the duration of the Contract: B-General.

Pursuant to Public Contract Code Section 3400(b), 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 Project Specifications.

Minority, women, and disabled veteran (DVBE) contractors are encouraged to submit bids and bidders are encouraged to make a good faith effort to contact and utilize DVBE subcontractors and suppliers, providing documentation with their bid.

Award of Contract: 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.

For further information, contact John Forrest, Construction Projects Manager, at (619) 588-3651, forrestj@cajonvalley.net, or Sharon Clay, Manager of Purchasing & Warehouse at (619) 588-3266, clays@cajonvalley.net.

Dated this 31st day of May, 2012.

Suzanne Mullins,
Clerk of the Governing Board
CAJON VALLEY UNION SCHOOL DISTRICT,
San Diego County, California

Publication: San Diego Daily Transcript
Publication Dates: May 31, 2012 & June 7, 2012-00099537

NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS
Rice Elementary Family Health
Center - Modular Building Companies
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Family Health Centers of San Diego (owner) invites sealed bids from Modular Building Companies for providing complete design, permitting, and construction of a 2,120 square foot triple wide modular facility.

The project budget of $424,464 is 100% funded by Affordable Care Act Grants for School-Based Health Centers Capital Program. Davis Bacon and Related Acts wage requirements do not apply.

Interested Modular Building Companies may obtain the plans, forms of proposals, bonds, contract special provisions, and specifications via email from briant@fhcsd.org after 12:00pm PDT on June 11, 2012.

A mandatory site visit/job meeting with the owner representative will be held at the job site located at 915 4th Avenue; Chula Vista, CA on June 12, 2012 at 2:00pm PDT, to review project, construction administration procedures, existing site conditions, construction access, staging areas, safety and protection.

Sealed bid packages shall be delivered to 823 Gateway Center Way; San Diego, CA 92102 no later than 1:00pm PDT on June 22, 2012.

Please Note: Bid packages will not be available at the mandatory site visit/job meeting.
Pub May 30, 31, June 1, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 11 -00099462


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