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PUBLISHED: Thursday September 28, 2006
San Diego County Water Authority NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN
OF INTENT TO ADOPT A MITIGATED NEGATIVE DECLARATION FOR THE
PIPELINE 4 RELINING PROJECT,
PAINT MOUNTAIN TO DEL DIOS HIGHWAY SEGMENT
that a Draft Mitigated Negative Declaration (MND) has been issued for public review and comment by the San Diego County Water Authority (Water Authority). The Water Authority is the lead agency for the proposed Pipeline 4 Relining Project, Paint Mountain to Del Dios Highway Segment. The Water Authority has prepared the MND in compliance with the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) to provide decision makers, public agencies, and the general public with an objective and informative document that discloses the potential environmental effects associated with the construction and operation of the proposed project. The MND incorporates measures that would reduce or eliminate all potentially significant effects of the proposed project.
The Water Authority has established a 45-day public review period, beginning September 28, 2006, to solicit comments and input on the Draft MND. All written comments on the adequacy of the Draft MND should be forwarded to Mr. Larry Purcell, San Diego County Water Authority, Water Resources Department, 4677 Overland Avenue, San Diego, CA, 92123, by no later than November 13, 2006
Following the close of the public comment period, responses to comments received on the Draft MND will be prepared, and, together with the Draft MND, will be presented to the Water Authority Board of Directors for adoption as the Final MND on November 30, 2006. PROJECT DESCRIPTION:
The Pipeline 4 Relining Project, Paint Mountain to Del Dios Highway Segment involves the excavation of eight temporary pipeline access portals and installation of a steel liner in approximately 12,000 linear feet of existing 96-inch diameter Prestressed Concrete Cylinder Pipe. A 300-foot-long drainage pipeline constructed of 12-inch diameter reinforced concrete pipe, beginning at a blow off in the southern portion of the Paint Mountain Segment and extending easterly from Pipeline 4, would also be constructed within the Water Authority's existing 450-foot-long, 40-foot-wide drainage easementPROJECT LOCATION:
The project is located in the Rancho Santa Fe area of San Diego County within the existing Second San Diego Aqueduct right-of-way; specifically from Paint Mountain, south past Escondido Creek, to just north of Del Dios Highway. The eight portals would be located as follows: two on Paint Mountain, one north of and adjacent to Escondido Creek, two just east of the Bridges Club residential community, and three more in the southeast portion of the Community of Rancho Santa Fe.PUBLIC HEARING:
A Public Hearing to take testimony on the adequacy of the Draft MND will be held by the Water Planning Committee of the Board of Directors of the Water Authority on Thursday, October 26, 2006
, at 9:00 a.m. or as soon thereafter as the matter may be heard, at its offices located at 4677 Overland Ave., San Diego, California 92123. Persons planning to attend this meeting should check the Water Authority web page one week prior to the meeting for more detailed information on the hearing start time.
Comments may be submitted in writing to the address above or at the Public Hearing. Disabled persons needing special accommodation should call Doria Lore at (858) 522-6614 at least three (3) working days prior to the Board Meeting so the necessary arrangements can be made.
Copies of the Draft MND and all documents referenced in the Draft MND are available for public review by appointment at the San Diego County Water Authority, 4677 Overland Avenue, San Diego, CA 92123. Please contact Maureen Wray at (858) 522-6742 to set up an appointment. The Draft MND is also available for review and downloading from the Water Authority's internet web page at the following address: http://www.sdcwa.org.
Pub. Sept. 28-00013535
NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS
The County of San Diego, Owner, invites sealed bids for INSTALLATION OF MICROTURBINE SYSTEM AT JAMACHA BASIN WASTEWATER RECLAMATION FACILITY, (RFB 1676).
Sealed bids will be received at the Office of Purchasing and Contracting, Lobby Front Desk, County Operations Center, 5555 Overland Avenue, Suite 1111 (Bldg 11), San Diego, California, 92123-2149, until 2:00 p.m.
on October 12 2006,
at which time they will be publicly opened and read aloud. The Contractor shall possess, at the time of submitting the bid, a California contractor's license, Classification A,
General Engineering Contractor. An inspection of the project construction area is scheduled for 10:00 a.m. on September 28, 2006.
Contractors are to assemble at the Otay Water District parking lot which is located on Singer Lane, just west of Campo Road in Spring Valley, CA (Thomas Guide 1271 - J6). Inspection of the project construction area at any other time after September 28, 2006, must be scheduled at least 24 hours in advance with Jason Forga, Project Manager, by calling (858) 495-5470. Work to be Done consists in general of the installation of three County furnished 70 kW Ingersoll-Rand microturbines, excavation and backfill of pipe trench, installation of an underground landfill gas transmission pipeline, coring of holes in concrete block wall, installation of pipe fittings and valves, cutting of concrete slab on grade, installation of expansion forms and expansion joints, installation of anchor bolts and roof beam supports, installation of steel reinforcement and concrete, removal of portion of existing roof structure and rebuilding of roof, installation of exhaust system, installation and connection of electrical conduit and conductors, and installation of breaker. The project is located in the vicinity of Rancho San Diego. The cost of construction is estimated to be from $100,000 to $125,000. Contract Documents, including reduced Plans only, Specifications and Proposal Forms, may be examined or purchased for the sum of $19 per set at the County of San Diego, Department of Purchasing and Contracting, Cashier, Building 11 (MS O32), County Operations Center, 5555 Overland Avenue, Suite 1111, San Diego, CA 92123-1249. Full-size plans may be obtained at the Dept of Purchasing and Contracting, referenced above, at an additional cost of $2
per set. Only complete sets of full-size plans will be sold. Full-size plans will not be sent to full-size plan holders when plans are revised and issued as addenda unless re-ordered. Only revised reduced plans will be issued as necessary with addenda. Full-size plans will contain only the revisions made to the plans at the time of issuance. Make checks payable to County of San Diego; no refund will be made. All prices include tax. Mail service is available only to those prospective bidders outside a 30 mile radius of the County Operations Center and at an additional cost of $5
per set of documents and $5 per set of full-size plans. For mail service contact cashier at (858) 694-3062. NOTE:
Contract documents should be available for purchase after 1pm on Mon 9-25-06. CONTACT CASHIER TO CONFIRM AVAILABILITY. The following drawings will be provided with the purchase of the Contract Documents. The drawings are provided for informational purposes only and are not part of this contract. (1) Project Plant One Line Diagram, (2) Jamacha Basin Wastewater Reclamation Facility Electrical Site Plan. Soil reports are not available for this project. A Disabled Veterans Business Enterprise (DVBE) goal of three percent (3%) has been established for this project. The list of certified DVBEs is available at the following website: http://www.osmb.dgs.ca.gov/bis_queries/bis_queries_menu.asp. Bid security of no less than 10% is required at time of bid. Payment and Performance Bonds: successful bidder shall provide Payment and Performance Bonds for 100% of the contract amount. Prevailing Wage rates apply. Complete bid information, including Engineer's estimate of the work, is available at the County of San Diego Purchasing and Contracting website at http://buynet.sdcounty.ca.gov/
Contact Roberta Lamp Procurement Contracting Officer at 858-694-2160, (e-mail roberta.lamp@ sdcounty.ca.gov) County of San Diego Department of Purchasing and Contracting, 5555 Overland Avenue, Bldg. 11, San Diego, CA 92123
Pub. Sept. 22, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29,Oct. 2, 3, 4,5-00013182
PUBLISHED: Thursday September 28, 2006