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Proposal/Bids
PUBLISHED: Friday September 03, 2010

CITY OF CHULA VISTA
STATE OF CALIFORNIA
NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS
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SEALED PROPOSALS will be received at the office of the Department of Public Works, Engineering Division located in the Public Service Building (PSB), Building #200, 276 Fourth Avenue, City of Chula Vista, California, until 2:00 p.m. on SEPTEMBER 29, 2010 at which time they will be publicly opened and read for performing work as follows:
CASTLE PARK AREA STORM
WATER TREATMENT
IN CITY OF CHULA VISTA,
CALIFORNIA
(CIP NO: STL-306A)
The City of Chula Vista hereby notifies all bidders that it will affirmatively ensure that in any Contract entered into pursuant to this Notice, minority business enterprises will be afforded full opportunity to submit bids in response to this invitation and will not be discriminated against on the grounds of race, color, sex, or national origin in consideration for an award.
The work to be performed under this contract is on a project assisted under a program providing direct Federal financial assistance from the Department of Housing and Urban Development and is subject to the requirements of Section 3 of the Housing and Urban Development Act of 1968, as amended, 12 U.S.C. 17 olu. Section 3 requires that to the greatest extent feasible opportunities for training and employment be given lower income residents of the project area and contracts for work in connection with the project be awarded to business concerns, which are located in, or owned in substantial part by persons residing in the area of the project.
No bid shall be received unless it is made on a Proposal Form furnished by the Department of Public Works, Engineering. Each bid must be accompanied by cash, certified, of cashier's check, or bid bond in an amount equal to at least ten percent (10%) of the amount bid, such Guaranty to be forfeited should the bidder to whom the Contract is awarded fail to enter into the Contract. No bidder's Guaranty is required if the bid amount is $50,000 or less.
City requires that throughout the duration of this contract insurance be placed with licensed insurers admitted to transact business in the State of California with a current A.M. Best's rating of no less than A-, V in the amounts specified in the contract. If insurance is placed with a surplus lines insurer, insurer must be listed on the State of California List of Eligible Surplus Lines Insurers (LESLI) with a current A.M. Best's rating of no less than A, X. Evidence of insurance must be submitted within ten (10) days after the awarding of the Contract, and approved prior to commencement of work under the contract. Any insurance terminating during the course of the contract must be renewed and evidence of renewal must be submitted to the City within 15 days prior to the expiration of the prior policy and must meet the same criteria. Contractor must include all subcontractors as insured under its policies or furnish separate certificates and endorsements for each subcontractor. All coverage for subcontractors is subject to all of the requirements as above. No substitutions shall be allowed.
City requires Performance, Labor and Material Bonds, be issued by a Surety authorized to transact such business in the State of California, be listed as approved by the United States Department of Treasury Circular 570, and who Underwriting Limitation is sufficient to issue bonds in the amount required by the contract. Approved listing can be obtained through the United States Department of Treasury's website address
http://www.fms.treas.gov/c570/c570.html. Any renewal certificates required during the course of the contract must be renewed and received by the City within 15 days prior to expiration and must meet the same criteria. No substitutions shall be allowed.
Bidder acknowledges the duty to provide bonds from a surety specified in the bid specifications. By bidding on this job, (1) Bidder waives any rights they may have under Civil Code Sections 995.660 and 995.670; and (2) Bidder agrees to indemnify and hold City harmless against any loss, expense or expenditure, including attorneys fees and costs, which City may suffer in any claim, action, suit or other proceeding that may be brought by a surety submitted by Bidder that does not meet the United States Department of Treasury's Circular 570 specifications for a surety. Bidder acknowledges that City may reject any and all bids, and that if a low bidder bids with a lower cost premium for sub-specification performance and payment bonds, other bidders not similarly taking advantage of the lower cost premium will be put in a cost disadvantage in the bid process, and that this may, in the City's judgment, necessitate re-bidding the job.
In accordance with the provisions of Section 1773 of the Labor Code of the State of California, the City of Chula Vista has ascertained the general prevailing wage scales applicable to the work to be done.
The prevailing wage scales are those determined by the Federal Department of Labor Relations.
The Contractor is responsible for completing Form 5504B and implementing all storm water measures and erosion control practices required in Form 5504B, and any additional erosion control practices as needed based upon site circumstances and required by a City inspector. The Contractor is responsible for maintaining compliance with the City's Storm Water Management and Discharge Control Ordinance (Chula Vista Municipal Code (CVMC) Chapter 14.20) and the project Specifications with regard to storm water and non-storm water related discharges. Contractor participation in this program is mandatory, and non-compliance found at any of the construction site(s) covered by the contract will result in penalties to the contractor, at the owner's discretion. Penalties may include, but are not limited to, monetary setoffs, withholding of payments, reimbursements for costs; expenses (including lawyer's fees), fines and civil penalties incurred by the owner, and/or liquidated damages.
The Contractor is responsible for managing storm water and non-storm water discharges from the site in accordance with Form 5504B, CVMC 14.20, and any additional specifications provided by the owner or required by a City inspector. Contractor shall be responsible for any enforcement action taken by Federal, State, and/or Local authorities, including cost of fines, construction delays, and remedial actions resulting from the Contractor's failure to comply with Federal, State, or local laws and regulations.
The Contractor shall maintain a copy of Form 5504B on-site at all times. In the event that a City inspector should request review of the documents and/or inspection of the construction site, the Contractor shall allow such review and inspection.
No bid will be accepted from a contractor who has not been licensed in accordance with the provisions of Chapter 9, Division 3 of the Business and Professions Code and its implementing regulations. Contractors and subcontractors are required to have a valid City of Chula Vista business license prior to start of work. The department shall require from all prospective bidders the completion, under penalty of perjury, and submittal of a standard form of information whether such prospective bidder, any officer of such bidder, or any employee of such bidder who has a proprietary interest in such bidder, has ever been disqualified, removed, or otherwise prevented from bidding on, or completing a federal, state, or local government project because of a violation of law or a safety regulation, and if so to explain the circumstances.
A bid may be rejected on the basis of a bidder, any officer of such bidder, or any employee of such bidder who has a proprietary interest in such bidder, having been disqualified, removed, or otherwise prevented from bidding on, or completing a federal, state, or local project because of a violation of law or a safety regulation. All bid protest must be presented in writing and filed with the City of Chula Vista's City Engineer within five (5) consecutive working days after the proposals have been opened and read publicly at the time indicated in this Notice to Contractors.
Plans, forms of proposals, bonds, contract special provisions, and specifications may be examined at the office of the Department of Public Works, Engineering Division located in the Public Service Building, Building #200 at 276 Fourth Avenue, Chula Vista, California. Copies of plans and specifications may be obtained at the office of the Department of Public Works-Engineering upon payment of $6.00. Remit $12.00, if you wish to have the plans and specifications mailed to you. If payment is to be made by check, it should be made payable to the "City of Chula Vista".
NO REFUND WILL BE MADE.
DATED:
Kirk Ammerman, P. E.
Principal Civil Engineer
Department of Public Works / Engineering
City of Chula Vista
ENGINEER OF WORK RESPONSIBLE CHARGE:
DATED:
Alan Reyes, P.E.
Associate Civil Engineer
Department of Public Works/Engineering
City of Chula Vista
Pub. September 3-00078752

NOTICE INVITING SEALED BIDS
RAINBOW MUNICIPAL WATER
DISTRICT
PALA MESA TANK - PHASE 1
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The Rainbow Municipal Water District (District) is soliciting bids from qualified contractors for the Pala Mesa Tank - Phase 1 Project. Description of work: Demolition of existing reservoir, removal of piping improvements; excavation and off-site surplus material disposal; grading; and construction of drainage improvements as shown and specified in the contract documents. The construction cost estimate is $2.8M.
There will be a non-mandatory prebid meeting at the District, 3707 Old Highway 395, Fallbrook, CA 92028 on September 14, 2010 starting at 2:00 p.m. Sealed bids will be received only at the District on September 24, 2010 until 2:00 p.m.
Bid Documents are available starting September 6, 2010 for a $50 non-refundable fee at the District. Contact the District at (760) 728-1178 or send an email to drubio@rainbowmwd.com for additional information.
Pub. Sep 3, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 13, 14, 15, 16-00078756

Notice of Request for Qualifications No. 125
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For DSA Inspection Services for Various Projects for the Southwestern College Community College District's Proposition R Bond program located at various campuses.
Notice is hereby given by the Southwestern Community College District of San Diego County, California, hereinafter referred to as the District, acting by and through its Governing Board, will receive up to, but not later than 3:00 p.m. on the 15th day of September 2010, responses to this Request for Qualifications (RFQ) for continuous DSA inspection services at Southwestern Community College.
Responses shall be received in the office of the Bond Program Director, Henry Amigable, Building 1688, at 900 Otay Lakes Road, Chula Vista, CA 91910, on the date and at the time stated above.
There will be a mandatory pre-proposal meeting at 10:00 a.m. on September 8, 2010 at 900 Otay Lakes Road, Chula Vista, CA 91910, Building 1688, Conference Room). Please arrive early due to limited seating. Parking permits will be provided in Building 1688.
All responses to this RFQ shall conform and be responsive to the RFQ, including its attachments/addenda. All interested parties may obtain a copy of the RFQ by contacting the Program Director for the Southwestern Community College District at (619) 482-6597, Room 1688, or e-mailing your request to: hamigable@swccd.edu.
Raj K. Chopra, Ph.D.
Secretary of the Governing Board
Southwestern Community College District of San Diego, California
Publication: La Prensa and San Diego Daily Transcript
Publication Dates: San Diego Daily Transcript: 8/30, 9/3
La Prensa: 9/3
Pub. Aug 30, Sep 3-00078580

San Ysidro Health Center
REQUEST FOR QUALIFICATIONS
General Contractor
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San Ysidro Health Center, Inc. is seeking to contract with a qualified General Contractor to assist SYHC with the Construction Management of its new (3) three-story medical facility, additional information at
http://www.syhc.org/rfq-general-contractor-services.pdf
Pub. Sep 1, 2, 3-00078630 
 
 


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