May 14, 2014 - Advertisement for Bids Oakwood Elementary School Preschool Playground
2839 Oakwood Road
Ortonville, MI 48462
OWNER: Brandon School District
1025 S Ortonville Road
Ortonville, MI 48462
The Brandon School District invites qualified contractors to submit proposals/bids for the above-referenced project.
Scope of Work – Preschool Playground with accessible concrete walk.
ARCHITECT: French Associates, Inc 1600 Parkdale Rochester, MI 48307 (248) 656-1377 office; (248) 656-7746 FAX Contact: Barb Lovell
BIDS ARE DUE at 2:00 p.m. local time on Tuesday, May 20, 2014.
Brandon School District will receive sealed proposals for the above project at the Brandon School District's Administrative Office, 1025 South Ortonville Rd., Ortonville, MI 48462, and Attention: Mark Evans, Lead Maintenance, until the stipulated bid opening date and time. Bids received after the stipulated date and time will not be considered and will be returned unopened. Faxed proposals will not be accepted. Bids will be opened at a public meeting to be convened at 2:05 p.m. on Tuesday, May 20, 2014, at the Brandon School District's Administrative Office.
Any questions should be directed to the Architect's office.
Bid documents are available to qualified General Contract bidders only via email from the offices of French Associates, Inc. beginning May 5, 2014.
Plans are on file at the following locations:
French Associates, Inc – Architects
Rochester, MI 48307
(248) 656-1377 FAX (248) 656-7746
Construction Association of Michigan
43636 Woodward Avenue
P.O. Box 3204
Bloomfield Hills, MI 48302-3204
(248) 972-1000 FAX (248) 972-1135
Lansing Builders Exchange
140 E. Saginaw Street
Lansing, MI 48906
(517) 372-8930 FAX (248) 372-5022
Reed Construction Data
30 Technology Parkway South
Suite – 500
Norcross, GA 30092-2912
(800) 424-3996 FAX (800) 303-8629
Construction News Service
1793 R. W. Berends Drive
Wyoming, MI 49519
(616) 530-3940 FAX (616) 530-3945
For bids $17,932 or more, a minimum of 5% bid security, either in the form of a Bid Bond or Cashiers' Check payable to Brandon School District, must accompany each bid. In accordance with Michigan Compiled Laws Section 129.201, successful contractor(s) must obtain Performance and Payment Bonds for any Bid Category exceeding $50,000. The Performance and Payment Bonds shall be in an amount equal to the contract amount. The Performance and Payment Bonds shall be solely for the protection of Brandon School District. The Performance and Payment Bonds shall be executed by a surety company authorized to do business in the State of Michigan and be listed in the Federal Register or have an AM Best Rating of B+ or better.
As required by MCL 380.1267, all bids must be accompanied by a sworn and notarized statement disclosing any familial relationship that exists between the owner or any employee of the Bidder and any member of the Board of Education or the Superintendent of the school district. The Owner will not accept a bid that does not include this sworn and notarized disclosure statement.
Bidders will also need to comply with Public Act 517 of 2012, an act to prohibit persons who have certain economic relationships with Iran from submitting bids on requests for proposals with this state, political subdivisions of this state, and other public entities; to require bidders for certain public contracts to submit certification of eligibility with the bid; to require reports; and to provide for sanctions for false certification. The bids shall be accompanied by a sworn and notarized statement certifying compliance with this act. The Owner will not accept a bid that does not include this sworn and notarized disclosure statement.
A pre-bid meeting will NOT be held for this project. Access to the project sit can be obtained by contacting Mark Evans, Lead Maintenance, 1025 S. Ortonville Road, Ortonville, MI 48462, 248-627-1818.
Brandon School District reserves the right to waive any informalities in bidding, reject any or all bids, accept any bid when, in the opinion of the Owner, such action will serve the bet interests of the Brandon School District, Ortonville MI consistent with competitive bidding requirements.
Owner's Representative: Mark Evans
TITLE: Lead Maintenance
1025 S. Ortonville Road
Ortonville, MI 48462
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