ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS
PROJECT NO: TAC14-02
OWNER: CITY OF TACONITE, MINNESOTA
SEALED BIDS FOR: 2014 SANITARY SEWER IMPROVEMENTS PROJECT including the approximate quantities:
Remove Pavement – 1,543 Sq. Yd.; Remove Structures – 4 Each; Sawing Pavement – 453 Lin. Ft.; Common Excavation – 1,015 Cu. Yd.; Select Granular Borrow – 518 Cu. Yd.; Geotextile Fabric – 1,555 Sq. Yd.; Aggregate Base Class V – 300 Cu. Yd.; Bituminous Mixture – 390 Tons; PVC Sewer SDR 35 – 1,207 Lin. Ft.; Drainage Structure – 50 Lin. Ft.; Casting Assembly – 4 Each; Concrete Sidewalk – 161 Sq. Ft.; Concrete Driveway Pavement – 126 Sq. Yd.; Sodding – 310 Sq. Yd.;
Bids will be received by City of Taconite, City Clerk, City Hall, M.E. Chamberlain Community Center, 26 Haynes Street South, P.O. Box 137, Taconite, Minnesota 55786 until 10:00 A.M. local time June 26, 2014, and then at said office publicly opened and read aloud.
The information for Bidders, Form of Bid, Form of Contract, Plans and Specifications, and Forms of Bid Bond, Performance and Payment Bond, and other contract documents may be examined at the following: Benchmark Engineering, Inc. and the City of Taconite – City Clerk’s Office.
Copies of the bidding documents may be obtained at the office of Benchmark Engineering Inc. located at 8878 Main Street, P.O. Box 261, Mountain Iron, MN 55768-0261, Phone: 218-735-8914, upon payment of $60.00 (non-refundable, sales tax included). Electronic documents are available from QuestCDN, Project No. 3344672 for $20.00 (non-refundable, sales tax included).
The Owner reserves the right to waive any informality or to reject any or all bids. Each Bidder must deposit, with their bid, security in the amount, form and subject to the conditions provided in the Information for Bidders. The bid should be in a sealed envelope with the project name, bid date and time clearly labeled on the outside.
All applicable state laws relative to wage rates shall apply on this project. Contractors will be required to submit payroll reports. No Bidder may withdraw their bid within 35 days after the actual date of the opening thereof.
Lauri M. Camilli
DATE: May 29, 2014
SRNF June 5, 12, 2014
CITY OF LAPRAIRIE, MINNESOTA
Notice of Hearing on Improvement
TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN:
Notice is hereby given that the City Council of LaPrairie, Minnesota will meet in the council chambers in the city hall at 6:00 p.m., Monday, June 16, 2014, to consider the making of an improvement on Spruce Street from Voges Avenue to Walter Avenue and on Walter Avenue from Trunk Highway 2 to Pleasant Street by the installation of bituminous overlay, pavement repair, crack repair, culvert replacement, shouldering, restoration, and related improvements and to assess the benefited property for all or a portion of the cost of the improvement, pursuant to Minnesota Statutes 429.1011 to 429.111. The area proposed to be assessed for such improvement is generally described as that property abutting on the above-described improvement. The estimated cost of the improvement is $152,894. A reasonable estimate of the impact of the assessment will be available at the hearing. Such persons as desire to be heard with reference to the proposed improvement will be heard at this meeting.
Marilyn Carlson, City Clerk
SRNF June 5, 12, 2014
Cotton Park Beach in Coleraine will open
on Saturday, June 14th, 2014.
Lifeguards will be on duty from
noon to 5:00 P.M. unless otherwise noted. Have a great summer!
The City of Nashwauk on May 29, 2014 adopted an Ordinance granting Lake Country Power a non-exclusive franchise to construct, operate, repair, and maintain in the City an electrical distribution system and transmission lines for furnishing electric energy. It permits the use of public ways and grounds, subject to terms and conditions concerning permitting, safety, minimizing interference with traffic, preventing damage, and restoring the public ways and grounds to their pre-construction condition.
The franchise is for a period of 20 years, and is non-exclusive. The City reserves the right to establish franchise fees as determined by a formula in Section 11. The City may require the Company to relocate its electric facilities at Company’s expense. The governmental right to acquire electric service territory is retained. The Company shall indemnify and hold the City harmless against claims in connection with Company operations. The City may amend this Ordinance at any time, and the Company upon notice may assign the franchise. The Ordinance provides an acceptance or rejection process in Section 15.
A complete copy of the Ordinance is available at the Clerk’s Office in City Hall during regular scheduled hours.
SRNF June 12, 2014