Pullen Road Extension
Prebid Date 7/10/17 10:00 am
Bid Date 8/3/17 3:00 pm
Company & Contacts
City of Raleigh - Engineering Services
David Savage 919-996-4136
ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS
CITY OF RALEIGH PROJECT # ES2017-04
Project Name: Pullen Road Extension
Pursuant to the General Statutes of North Carolina, Section 143 128 et. seq, sealed proposals are invited and will be received by the City of Raleigh in the office of the Engineering Services Director until 3:00 p.m., August 3, 2017 at which time at a meeting in Room 400, 222 W. Hargett Street, Raleigh, N. C., the sealed proposals will be publicly opened for construction consisting of furnishing and installing the following:
Approximaly 2500 LF of proposed public streets extending Pullen Road at Western Boulevard to the intersection of Centennial Parkway and Oval Drive. The project also includes traffic and pedestrian signals, roundabout, curb and gutter, curb ramps, stormwater and erosion control measures, pavement marking, traffic control and other miscellaneous items.
A hard copy and electronic copy of the plans and contract project specifications may be reviewed on-line and may be obtained from Accent Imaging on Thursday, June 29, 2017, at 8121 Brownleigh Drive, Raleigh, NC 27617, (919) 782-3332, or at www.accentimaging.com. A hard copy of the plans, contract, or electronic files may be obtained for a non-refundable fee of one hundred dollars ($100.00) plus sales tax. For additional information or to request plans and specifications please contact David Savage by email at David.Savage@raleighnc.gov or by calling (919) 996-4136.
A pre bid conference for all contractors, sub contractors, minority and woman owned businesses will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, July 10, 2017 in Room 303, 222 W. Hargett Street, Raleigh, North Carolina.
From Thursday, June 29, 2017 until the date of opening the proposals, plans and specifications of the proposed work are and will continue to be on file in the office of the Engineering Services Department, 222 W. Hargett Street, Raleigh, North Carolina, during usual office hours, and are available to prospective bidders. No proposal will be considered or accepted unless at the time of its filing, the same shall be accompanied by a cash deposit, cashier’s check, or certified check on a bank or trust company insured by the FDIC and authorized to do business in North Carolina in an amount equal to five percent (5%) of the proposal. In the alternative, a five percent (5%) bid bond issued by a corporate surety licensed by the State of North Carolina may be filed with the proposal. Bidders must be properly licensed under Chapter 87 of the General Statues of North Carolina and must comply with nondiscrimination provisions. The City is an equal opportunity Municipality/Owner and invites small and minority contractors to bid. The City Council reserves the right to reject any or all proposals.
Pursuant to General Statutes of North Carolina Sections 143-128 and 143-131 and to City policy, the City of Raleigh encourages and provides equal opportunity for certified Minority and Women-Owned Business Enterprise (MWBE) businesses to participate in all aspects of the City’s contracting and procurement programs to include – Professional Services; Goods and Other Services; and Construction. The prime contractor will be required to identify participation of MWBE businesses in their proposal, and how that participation will be achieved.
Furthermore, the City’s goal is to contract or sub-contract fifteen percent (15%) of the contract amount to Certified MWBEs on construction projects over $300,000, or with contracts that include $100,000 or more in state funding. The goal breakdown is 8% for minorities and 7% for non-minority females.
This the 29th day of June, 2017.
THE CITY OF RALEIGH
Nancy McFarlane, MAYOR
Rich Kelly, P.E., Engineering Services Director