City of Big Rapids
Dial-A-Ride Bus Garage Improvements

Sealed Bids will be received by City of Big Rapids in the City Hall offices located at 226 N. Michigan Avenue, Big Rapids, MI 49307 until 2:00 p.m. local time, Monday, June 24, 2019, at which time they will be publicly opened and read aloud.

Items of work include garage door rough in and installation, CMU wall construction, man door rough in and installation, gas heater installation, trench drain installation, meeting room construction, and all related work.

The Issuing Office for the Bidding Documents is: Fleis & VandenBrink Engineering, Inc., 2960 Lucerne Drive, Grand Rapids, MI 49546: Telephone (616) 977-1000. Bid Room at www.fveng.com.

Bids will be accepted only from Plan Holders of Record. In order to be a Plan Holder of Record Bidding Documents must be purchased from the Issuing Office.
Bidding Documents are available to be emailed in portable document format (PDF) at no charge.  Alternatively, printed Bidding Documents may be obtained for a non-refundable payment of $40, plus a non-refundable payment of $10 for mailing.

The date that the Bidding Documents are transmitted by the Issuing Office will be considered the Bidder’s date of receipt of the Bidding Documents. Partial sets of Bidding Documents will not be available from the Issuing Office. Neither Owner nor Engineer will be responsible for full or partial sets of Bidding Documents, including Addenda if any, obtained from sources other than the Issuing Office.

Bidding Documents may be examined at the following locations:

Fleis & VandenBrink Engineering, Inc., 2960 Lucerne Drive SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49546
Fleis & VandenBrink Bid Room at www.fveng.com
City of Big Rapids, 226 N. Michigan Avenue, Big Rapids, MI 49307
Builders Exchange of Michigan: 678 Front St NW, Suite 330, Grand Rapids MI 49504
Builders Exchange of Northwest Michigan: 3431 East Kilgore Road, Kalamazoo MI 49001
Builders Exchange of Lansing: 1240 East Saginaw Street, Lansing MI 48906
Dodge Data & Analytics: www.construction.com

This is a federally funded project in cooperation with the Michigan Department of Transportation. The project is subject to prevailing wage rates as attached in compliance with the Davis-Bacon Act and Equal Employment Opportunity Provisions as outlined in the bidding documents. Certified payrolls must be submitted weekly.
Bid security shall be furnished in accordance with the Instructions to Bidders.

The City of Big Rapids reserves the right to accept any bid, reject any or all bids for sound, documentable, business reasons, to waive informalities and make the award in any manner deemed in the best interest of the City of Big Rapids.

City of Big Rapids

Heather Bowman
Director of Public Works

The City of Big Rapids is an Equal Opportunity Provider and Employer.