Apr 21
Bids in
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14921.000 Main Street at 2nd Street Intersection

Columbus, MS (T-NR-E)

Status

Accepting Bids

Bid Date4/21/20 10:00 am

Company & Contacts

Neel-Schaffer | Columbus

Kevin Stafford   662-328-4547

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THE CITY OF COLUMBUS, MISSISSIPPI
MAIN STREET AT 2ND STREET INTERSECTION IMPROVEMENTS LOWNDES COUNTY
FEDERALAID PROJECT NO. STP-0068-00(017) LPA/107968-70100

Sealed bids for the Main Street at 2nd Street Intersection Improvements Project, Federal-Aid Project No. STP-0068-00(017) LPA/107968-70100, will be received no later than 10:00 A.M. Local Prevailing Time, Tuesday, April 21st, 2020, in the offices of the City of Columbus, Office of the Mayor, located at 523 Main Street. Columbus, MS 39701 or electronically via www.neel-schafferplans.com. All bids received will be publicly opened and read aloud.

The work shall consist essentially of building a mini-roundabout with new sidewalk, new driveways,
new curb and gutter, additional pavement structures, updated striping, and updated signing.
The above general outline of features of the work does not in any way limit the responsibility of the
Contractor to perform all work and furnish all plant, labor, equipment and materials required by the
specifications and the drawings referred to therein.
The attention of bidders is directed to the Contract Provisions governing selection and employment of
labor. Minimum wage rates for Federal – Aid projects have been predetermined by the Secretary of labor and are subject to Public Law 87-581 Work hours Act of 1962, set forth in the Contract Provisions.

The City of Columbus hereby notifies all Bidders that it will affirmatively insure that in any contract
entered into pursuant to this advertisement, disadvantaged and women’s business enterprises will be afforded the full opportunity to submit bids in response to this invitation and will not be discriminated against on the grounds of race, color, or national origin in consideration for an award. The DBE goal for this project is 5 percent.
Bid documents are being made available electronically and via paper copy (if requested). Plan holders are required to register for an account at www.neel-schafferplans.com to view and order Bid Documents. All plan holders are required to have a valid email address for registration. Bid documents are non-refundable and must be purchased through the website.

For questions regarding website registration and online orders, please contact Plan House Printing at (662) 407-0193. Each bid shall be accompanied by a Certified Check on a solvent bank or a Bidder’s Bond issued by a surety Company licensed to operate in the State of Mississippi, in the amount of five percent (5%) of the total bid price, payable to the City of Columbus as bid security. Bidders shall also submit a current financial statement, if requested by the District. The successful bidder will be required to furnish a Performance Bond and a Payment Bond in the amount of one hundred percent (100%) of the contract amount.
No bidder may withdraw his bid within (60) days after the date of actual bid opening, without Owner’s consent.

Work to be performed shall be in accordance with the Mississippi Road and Bridge Construction (the
2017 edition) together with all amendments and / or special provisions and/or addenda to the standards
duly approved and adopted, unless otherwise noted in these specifications. The 2017 Edition of the Mississippi Standard Specifications for Road and Bridge Construction, adopted by the Mississippi
Department of Transportation, as referred to herein, may be purchased from the Mississippi
Department of Transportation. Bidders are hereby notified that award will not be made to any bidder submitting a proposal involving omissions irregularities outlined in Section 102 of the 2017 Edition of the Standard Specifications for Road and Bridge Construction, or accompanied by letters qualifying any manner the conditions under
which the proposal is tendered. No bid proposal will be sold after 12 P.M. the day preceding the Advertisement Date for receipt of
bids.

THE CITY OF COLUMBUS, MISSISSIPPI
PUBLISH: The Clarion Ledger, March 23, 2020 and March 30, 2020
The Packet, March 26, 2020 and April 2, 2020
Commercial Dispatch, March 23, 2020 and March 30, 2020