Wednesday, 02 September 2020 14:00

PUBLIC NOTICE INVITATION TO BID - Old Canadensis Hill Bridge Replacement

Editor's Note:
See attachments for bidding documents - engineers' drawings start on page 162.


PUBLIC NOTICE INVITATION TO BID Barrett Township will receive Bids for one contract for the Old Canadensis Hill Bridge Replacement located on Old Canadensis Hill, Cresco, Pennsylvania 18346. The contract is for the removal of the existing bridge superstructure, abutment repairs, and installation of the new superstructure and associated improvements. Sealed Bids are to be submitted at the offices of Barrett Township, 993 Route 390, Cresco, PA by 4 p.m. (local time) on the 22nd day of September, 2020. Bids will be opened at the Board of Supervisors meeting at 8 a.m. on the 23rd of September, 2020. A Pre-Bid Conference will be held at the site on 8th day of September, 2020, at 10 a.m.

All construction work is to be included in one (1) Prime Contract for the project. Bids shall be on a unit price basis as indicated in the Bid Form. Bidding Documents, including specifications for the work, are available electronically at no cost by sending an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or contacting Barrett Township at (570) 595-2602. Hard copies of the documents can be obtained for a cost of $25 at the Barrett Township Building. All Bids must be submitted on forms included in the Bidding Documents. Bidders shall submit Bid Security for their bid in accordance with the Instructions to Bidders. Bidders Attention is called to the fact that not less than the minimum wages and salaries in accordance with the provisions of the Pennsylvania Prevailing Wage Act 442 and contained in the Contract Documents, must be paid throughout the duration of the Contract for this project. The successful Bidder for the contract will be required to furnish and pay for a satisfactory Performance, and Payment Bond, in such forms as meets the approval of the Township. The Performance and Payment Bonds are 100% of the contract award price. The successful Bidder for the contract will be required to provide proof of required insurance. The successful bidder shall provide a completed verification form evidencing compliance with the Commonwealth Public Works Employment Verification Act. Barrett Township reserves the right to reject any or all Bids for any cause whatsoever, to eliminate any item or items from the contract, and to waive any informalities, irregularities, or technicalities, including typographical errors, in this bid. Bids may be held by the Township for a period of not to exceed sixty days (60) from the date of the opening of Bids for the purpose of reviewing the Bids and investigating the qualifications of Bidders, prior to awarding of a Contract. This Project is being funded in whole or in part by a grant from the PennDOT Multimodal Transportation Fund and the Local Share Grant Account. The Contractor must comply with all the PennDOT Multimodal Transportation Fund and Local Share Account requirements listed in the Supplementary Conditions. P - Sept. 2, Sept. 9

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