Hemlock Park Improvements Bid

Sealed Bids will be received by City of Big Rapids in the Treasurer’s Office located at 226 N. Michigan Avenue, Big Rapids, MI 49307 until 2:00 p.m. local time, Monday, November 8, 2021, at which time they will be publicly opened and read aloud.

Bids will be accepted for the following construction contracts:
Contract A Pickleball Courts
Contract B Basketball Courts
Contract C Tennis Courts
Contract D Kayak Launch

Items of work include HMA pavement removal, miscellaneous removals, soil erosion control measures, earthwork  and  grading,  aggregate  base,  sand  subbase,  perforated  underdrain  4-inch,  concrete sidewalk 4-inch, concrete court paving 5- inch, black vinyl fencing, basketball court goal, tennis court nets, pickleball nets, court acrylic color surfacing, kayak launch, rip-rap surface restoration, and all related work.

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

Bids will be accepted only from Plan Holders of Record. In order to be a Plan Holder of Record Bidding Documents must be obtained from the Issuing Office.

Bidding Documents are available to be emailed in portable document format (PDF) at no charge.

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. 

Bid Room at www.fveng.com.
City of Big Rapids in City Offices located at 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 Kalamazoo: 3431 East Kilgore Road, Kalamazoo MI 49001
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Construction Journal: www.constructionjournal.com Dodge Data & Analytics: www.construction.com


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, to waive informalities and make the award in any manner deemed in the best interest of the City of Big Rapids. TRS users may dial 711.
City of Big Rapids
Mark Gifford
City Manager