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Proposal/Bids
PUBLISHED: Tuesday June 06, 2006

North San Diego County Transit Development Board (NCTD)
NOTICE TO BIDDERS
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IFB 6064
Bridge 216.9 and 217.0 Replacement


Notice is hereby given that sealed bids will be received by North County Transit District (“NCTD”) at the NCTD offices, 810 Mission Avenue, Oceanside, CA 92054, up to 2:00 PM, June 27th, 2006 for the  Project.
Project Description: Removal of two existing timber trestles and construction of replacement culverts at MP 216.9 and 217.0 along the San Diego Northern railroad line in San Diego County (MCB Camp Pendleton), CA
NOTE: The above descriptions are for general information.  The Technical Specifications listed in Section 7.0 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 following 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.
Contractor Required Experience: Contractor shall have experience on at least two projects successfully performing the demolition, removal and replacement of bridges and/or culverts (greater than 6’ in diameter) within short work window (48 hours or less exclusive of any track work) on Class 1 or commuter railroads.
Engineers Estimate/Estimated Value of Work:  $275,000

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 5:00 p.m. or by faxing your request to (760) 722-8087.  You may also request documents via e-mail by sending your request to msmith@nctd.org , please include your company contact information in your e-mail or fax message and include this IFB number in the subject line of your request.  The documents will be provided in pdf format.
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 10:00 AM on Tuesday, June 6th at the NCTD offices located at 810 Mission Ave., Oceanside, CA 92054; an optional site visit will follow the Pre-bid
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  9.0.
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. May 30, June -00007277

POWAY UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT
NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS CALLING FOR BIDS
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NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Poway Unified 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 2:30PM (PST) of Thursday, June 22, 2006 sealed bids for the award of a contract for: 
BID NO.
555-06-001
CHAPARRAL AND PAINTED ROCK ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS RELOCATION OF MODULAR BUILDINGS, UTILITY SERVICES, SITE PREPARATION WORK AND PAVING
Bid Package #1 - Chaparral Elementary School
Bid Package #2 - Painted Rock Elementary School
Bids shall be received in the office of the Poway Unified School District, Program Bond Office, 13626 Twin Peaks Road, Building S, Poway, CA 92064-3034, 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, June 8, 2006, at the Office of Internet Blueprint Inc., 135 West Mission Avenue, Suite 102, Escondido, CA   92025, 888-377-5267, contact Israel.  A deposit of $150 is required per bid set, refundable if sets are returned in fully assembled, unmarked and good condition within ten (10) days after the bid opening.    Contractor shall notify Internet Blueprint, Inc., a minimum of 24 hours before document pick-up and indicate number of sets requested.   A maximum of five (5) sets on deposit will be issued only to those bidders processing an A or B license.  Bid documents on deposit will not be issued to other bidders.  Sets may be purchased by all bidders.  Partial sets will not be issued. 
All Bidding Questions will only be accepted in writing and faxed to ATTN:  Larry Hendrick, Bond Program Office, Fax No.  858-486-0669.  All Requests For Clarification (RFC's) or Requests for Substitution, will only be accepted in writing and faxed to ATTN:  Roy Nakamura, Bond Program Office,  by 3:30 PM, June 16, 2006.  Fax No. 858-391-9036.
A MANDATORY pre-bid meeting and site visits has been scheduled for 1:30 PM (PST) on Wednesday, June 14, 2006 to review the Project's existing conditions.  The pre-bid meeting will take place at Chaparral Elementary School, Room 4A, 17250 Tannin Drive, Poway, CA  92064, and continue to Painted Rock Elementary School.  Representatives of the District and the Construction Manager will be present to address any questions bidders may have regarding this Project.  Bids will not be accepted from any bidder who did not attend the mandatory pre-bid meeting and site visits.  Bidders will sign a certificate of attendance at mandatory pre-bid meeting and site visits, which shall be submitted with their bid.  Only bidders attending the pre-bid meeting will receive any addenda that is issued.
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.
Compliance with Disabled Veteran Business Enterprise (DVBE) contracting goals is required for this project.  Bidders must make a good faith effort to contact and utilize DVBE subcontractors and suppliers in securing bids for performance of the contract. Bidders shall be required to certify their good faith efforts towards retaining DVBE subcontractors and suppliers and identify DVBE firms utilized in performance of the Contract. Information regarding compliance with DVBE requirements is set forth in the "Information For Bidders."
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, Poway Unified School District, Program Bond Office, 13626 Twin Peaks Road, Building J, Poway, CA 92064-3034.  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. 
NOTE:
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 the respective bid numbers are as follows:
Bid Number:                555-06-001
Title:                            CHAPARRAL AND PAINTED ROCK ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS
RELOCATION OF MODULAR BUILDINGS, UTILITY SERVICES, SITE PREPARATION WORK AND PAVING
License Requirement: A or B
                                   
Pursuant to Public Contract Code Section 3400(b) the District may make a finding that designates certain materials, product, things, or services by specific brand or trade name for the statutorily enumerated purposes.
The District has not made the findings required pursuant to Public Contract Code Section 3400(b).
Award of Contract:  The District shall award the Contract for the Project to the bidder(s) submitting the lowest responsive, responsible bid, as determined from the base bid plus all alternates; and the bid is deemed responsible by the District.  After selecting the low bidder(s), the District will select the alternates it will include in the Contract as awarded.  The District may also add to the Contract, up to twelve (12) months after contract award, any alternates that initially were not included in the original contract award, and at the prices originally quoted in the bid.
No bidder may withdraw his bid for a period sixty (60) calendar days after the date set for the opening of bids.
Dated this 5tgh day of June 2006
Pub. June 6,13-00007684

Palomar Community College District
NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS CALLING FOR BIDS

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN
that Palomar 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 o'clock p.m., on the 29th day of June, 2006, sealed bids for the award of a contract for

JOB NO. B-6012
DANCE FLOOR (ROOM D-6)
REPLACEMENT PROJECT
Bids shall be received in the office Contract Services of the DISTRICT located at 1140 W. Mission Road, Room A-10, San Marcos, CA 92069 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 will be available on-line after June 7, 2006 at http://www.palomar.edu/businessservices/Contracts/ContractsPendingProjects.htm. or by calling Eileen Poole, at (760) 744-1150, extension 2697.
Each bid shall conform and be responsive to the bid specifications and accompanying bid documents. Each bid shall be accompanied by bid security in the form of cash, or cashier's check, certified check, or bidder's bond executed by an admitted surety insurer, and made payable to the Palomar Community College District, in the face amount of Ten Percent (10%) of the Contract Price.
Pursuant to Public Contract Code Section 10126 (c)(2) the District declares that the following method shall be used to determine the lowest, responsive bidder on the project: lowest, total base bid.
A mandatory bidder's conference will be held on June 13, 2006 at 10:00 a.m., in Room D-6 at the Palomar College San Marcos campus, 1140 West Mission Road, San Marcos, CA 92069-1487 for the purpose of acquainting all prospective bidders with the bid documents and the work site. It is imperative that all bidders attend this conference. Failure to attend the conference may disqualify the non-attending bidder from the bid.
The Governing Board has obtained from the Director of the California Department of Industrial Relations a determination of the general prevailing rate of per diem wages and the general prevailing rate for legal holiday and overtime work in the locality in which said work is to be performed for each craft, classification, or type of worker needed. Not less than the determined rates shall be paid to all workers employed in the performance of the contract. Such rates of wages are on the file with the Department of Industrial Relations and in the office of the District and are available to any interested party upon request.
All bidders shall agree to obtain and maintain in full effect all required insurance with limits not less than the amounts indicated. Bidders who fail to comply with the insurance requirements of this contract may have their bids rejected as non-responsive at the election of the District.
The Governing Board of the District reserves the right to select the schedule(s) under which the bids are to be compared and contract(s) awarded, to reject any and all bids, and to waive any and all irregularities or defects in any bid. No bidder may withdraw his bid for a period of ninety (90) days after the date set for the opening of bids.
BY THE ORDER OF THE GOVERNING BOARD OF THE
PALOMAR COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT
Darrell L. McMullen M. B. A., Secretary
Palomar Community College District
San Diego County, California
Pub. June 6,13-00007630

City of La Mesa
BID No. 05-13
NOTICE INVITING BIDS

Sealed bids, addressed to the City of La Mesa, 8130 Allison Avenue, La Mesa, California, will be received at the City Hall Information Counter until 2:00 P.M., TUESDAY, JUNE 20, 2006, at which time they will be publicly opened, for furnishing plant, labor, material, and equipment and performing all work required for:
SITE DEVELOPMENT PROJECT FOR PLAYGROUND INSTALLATION AT ROLANDO PARK, IN THE CITY OF LA MESA. ENGINEERS ESTIMATE FOR THE PROJECT IS BETWEEN $60,000 AND $65,000.
Classification of valid contractor's license which the Prime Contractor must have at the time of bid and contract award: A . No bid will be awarded to a Contractor who is not licensed in accordance with the provisions of Chapter 9, Division 3 of the Business and Professions Code.
A pre-bid meeting is scheduled for 2:00 P.M., TUESDAY, JUNE 13, 2006 , at ROLANDO PARK, 6600 Block of Vigo Drive, La Mesa, CA 91941.
Bids will be submitted in sealed envelopes upon the blank forms of proposal furnished by the City. See Information for Bidders and other contract documents for bidding procedure and other requirements of said bid.
The right is reserved by the City to reject any and all bids and to waive any irregularities or informalities in bids received. Plans, Specifications, Information for Bidders, Bid Bond form, Performance and Payment Bond forms, Standard and Special Conditions, and Form of Agreement may be secured from the office of the City Engineer, 8130 Allison Avenue, on payment of $ 15.00 (NON REFUNDABLE), plus $ 5.00 if mailing is requested. A CD may be purchased, with all documents in PDF format, for $20.00 which includes shipping and handling. Or, downloadable bid documents are also available at our website at
www.ci.la-mesa.ca.us/Departments/AdministrativeServices/BidsandRFPs.htm.
Bids shall be made in accordance with the prevailing hourly rate of per diem wages for this locality and project as determined by the Director of Industrial Relations pursuant to Labor Code Section 1770 et seq., a copy of which is on file with the City Engineer at 8130 Allison Avenue, La Mesa, in accordance with the provisions of Labor Code Section 1773.2, which prevailing hourly rate of wages is made a part of this notice by reference as though fully set forth herein.
The City Council of the City of La Mesa, in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (78 Stat. 252) and the Regulations of the Department of Commerce (15 C.F.R., Part 8), issued pursuant to such Act, hereby notifies all Bidders that it will affirmatively insure that the contract entered into pursuant to this advertisement will be awarded to the lowest responsible Bidder without discrimination on the grounds of race, color, or national origin.
All bids will be compared on the basis of the Base Bid amount.
The particular attention of prospective Bidders is hereby directed to the applicable sections in the specifications for full directions and requirements as to submittal of bids, bonds, insurance, and agreements.
Dated: 6/5/06
CITY OF LA MESA
/s/ / H. Hashemian for
Gregory P. Humora, P.E.
Director of Public Works/City Engineer
Pub. June 6,13-00007678


Grossmont Union High School District
NOTICE TO BIDDERS
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The Grossmont Union High School District will receive bids for purchase of Refinishing Of Gymnasium, Dance, Wrestling, And Recreation Room Floors Districtwide, Bid No. GU-06.01.FLRF
Each bid shall be submitted on a form obtained at the Purchasing Department of said District, located at 1100 Murray Drive, El Cajon, Ca. 92020-5664 (mailing address: P.O. Box 1043, La Mesa, Ca. 91944-1043); shall be sealed and filed in said Purchasing Department on or before 2:00 p.m. on the 20th day of June, 2006 and will be publicly opened and read aloud at that time and place.
The Office of the State of California Contractor's State License Board in Sacramento has determined the appropriate license classification for this project to be: C-15, Flooring and Floor Covering.
The contract will be awarded to the lowest responsive, responsible bidder meeting specifications. The Grossmont Union High School District reserves the right to reject any or all bids, to accept or reject any one or more items of a bid or to waive any irregularities or informalities in the bids or in the bidding.
No bidder may withdraw his bid for a period of sixty (60) days after the date set for the opening of bids.
In the event of identical bids, the Governing Board may determine by lot which bid shall be accepted per Public Contract Code 20117.
Larry Urdahl
Clerk of the Governing Board
Grossmont Union High School District
BID #GU-06.01.FLRF
Pub. June 6,13-00007674

Cajon Valley Union School District
NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS CALLING FOR BIDS
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NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that Cajon Valley Union 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 two o'clock p.m. the 22nd day of June, 2006 sealed bids for the award of a contract for
BID 1228
RELOCATION, SITE PREPARATION, INSTALLATION, AND ELECTRICAL SERVICE FOR THE FOLLOWING FOUR (4) RELOCATABLE BUILDING MOVES:
FROM BALLANTYNE CAMPUS TO NARANCA AND AVOCADO SCHOOLS &
FROM LEXINGTON SCHOOL TO BOSTONIA AND MERIDIAN SCHOOLS


Bids shall be received in the PURCHASING OFFICE OF CAJON VALLEY UNION SCHOOL DISTRICT located at 535 Vernon Way, El Cajon, CA 92020 and shall be opened and publicly read aloud at the above stated time and place.
A job walk will be held on Friday, June 16, 2006, at 9:00 A.M. beginning at the Ballantyne Campus, 165 Roanoke Road, El Cajon, 92021 for the purpose of acquainting all prospective bidders with the bid documents and the work site. It is imperative that all bidders attend this conference.
There is no estimate at this time for the project. Questions regarding this bid should be directed to James Beard, Maintenance & Operations Director, (619) 588-3181, or Susan Olinger, Purchasing & Warehousing Director at (619) 588-3266, or Patty Sprotte, Architect, (760) 639-4120.
Each bid must conform and be responsive to the contract documents. Bid packages and plans may be picked at the Purchasing Department, 535 Vernon Way, El Cajon, 92020, there will be no deposit. Please call (619) 588-3010 to confirm bid packages and plans are ready for pick up. Bid packages and plans will also be available at the job walk.
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.
Cajon Valley Union School District will require a payment bond issued by an admitted surety approved to conduct business in the State of California in the form set forth in the contract documents from the successful bidder regardless of the contract amount.
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 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. Prevailing Wage Determinations are available on the Internet under the Director of Industrial Relation's website: http:///www.dir.ca.gov
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.
This contract is not subject to a labor compliance program, as described in subdivision (b) of Section 1771.5 of the Labor Code.
Minority, women, and disabled veteran contractors are encouraged to submit bids , three percent (3%) participation is encouraged. Bidders are encouraged to publish ads in a trade paper and DVBE focus paper as a good faith effort and provide any documentation with their bid.
Each bidder shall be a licensed contractor pursuant to the Business and Professions Code and shall be licensed in the following classification: B General
No bidder may withdraw his bid for a period of sixty (60) days after the date set for the opening of bids.
Dated this 6th day of June 2006
Jeff Kover,
Clerk of the Governing Board
CAJON VALLEY UNION SCHOOL DISTRICT,
San Diego County, California
Pub. June 6,13-00007666


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