Notice to Bidders Project Name: 700 Block East Conference Avenue Storm Drain Repair Bids can be submitted at any time through our usual business enterprise hours of 8:00 A. M. to 5:00 P.M. Monday via Friday to the Improvement and Layout Expert services Section, at Morganton Town Hall. The bid proposals shall be submitted sealed, by mail, or delivered in human being to the Development and Layout Companies Section on the 2nd flooring of Metropolis H all. Mail PO Box 3448 Morganton, NC 28680, Supply 305 East Union St., Suite A100 Morganton, NC 28655 A pre-bid meeting is scheduled for 10:00 A.M. on Tuesday August 3, 2021, at 716 E Conference St. Morganton, NC 28655. Bids will be gained up right until 2:00 P.M. on Tuesday, August 17, 2021. No bids shall be acquired after the higher than-mentioned time. Bids should be on regular types furnished in the agreement files and marked properly as 700 Block East Meeting Avenue Storm Drain Restore Deal documents may possibly be attained from the Metropolis of Morganton web site at https://www.morgantonnc.gov/bids Deal paperwork may be examined at the City Hall, Development and Structure Providers Department, 305 East Union Street, Suite A100, Morganton, NC 28655. Each bid will have to be accompanied by a bid protection of 5% of the bid amount of money. Protection might be in the sort of funds, accredited verify or cashier’s look at manufactured payable to the Town of Morganton or a bid bond issued by an insurance firm licensed to do enterprise in North Carolina. The deposit shall be retained if the successful bidder fails to execute the deal within (10) times right after the award of deal or fails to give satisfactory surety as expected herein. A effectiveness bond of 100% of the agreement value shall be expected. A materials and labor bond in the total of 100% of the agreement price tag shall be demanded. The bidder shall comply with minority organization requirements as outlined in G.S. 143-128 by: 1. Providing the minority enterprises that will be used on the project with corresponding complete greenback price of the bid and affidavit listing good faith attempts or, 2. An affidavit indicating that function will be self-done. Failure to comply with these requirements may well be grounds for rejection of bid. The projects contain the installation of a new endwall, and the removal of and substitute of current storm drain pipe, backfilling fill, and placement stone Rip Rap at endwall, grass seeding, and straw matting of disturbed places. Make sure you overview the designs and bid proposal which deliver all of the certain aspects and data on the challenge. A vicinity map has been supplied for your convenience and reference. Federal Funding has been secured to finance this undertaking. Consequently, the wage charges bundled in the bid packet in the Bid Proposal portion will have to be achieved by the Contractor for this project. Additionally, Davis-Bacon demands are enforced for this venture and interviews will be executed by the administering agency, specifically WPCOG Western Piedmont Council of Governments. If you did not obtain the venture bid notification directly from the City of Morganton, be sure to be guaranteed that you make contact with us and inquire to be additional to our bidders listing. Involve your small business name, get hold of title, actual physical deal with, mobile phone variety, fax range and electronic mail address when making contact with us for inclusion to the bidders record. Or else, you may are unsuccessful to get essential updates or addenda. Please immediate all questions to Mario Sclarandis P.E. Town Engineer (828) 438-5263 or [email protected] If you use electronic mail make sure you use the matter line of challenge title so that your email is reviewed in a well timed fashion. It would be ideal to observe up with a telephone call to insure receipt of your e mail or other correspondence. If addenda are created at any time throughout the system, they will be posted on the City website below the challenge title for evaluation. The City reserves the proper to reject any or all bids or to settle for the bid that seems to be in the finest curiosity of the Town, or provided by law. No bid might be withdrawn for a time period of 90 days soon after the scheduled bid opening. Publish: July 25, 2021.