The Town of Colchester is requesting separate sealed BIDS for the construction of the Colchester Causeway Connector Path Project, including approximately 230 feet of providing fabric and new gravel subbase, compacting, and paving (matching design grades, using 2” of pavement, 8’ wide), approximately 130 feet of fine grading, compacting and paving (using 2” of pavement, 8’ wide), and approximately 4690 feet of grading and compacting the existing trail surface, installing 3” of compact crusher dust, re-establishing consistent 8’ width, and fine grading and compacting the new surface to Mills Point Road. Approximately 5,050 total linear feet of path repairs are included in the project. The Airport Park Parking Area can be used for the construction staging area, but it must be restored to its original condition upon completion of the project.
All work to be performed for the Colchester Causeway Connector Path Project will be in accordance with these Bid Documents, the plans prepared by the Krebs & Lansing Consulting Engineers, Inc., dated September 15, 2021, and the Town of Colchester Specifications and Standards dated 2019.
Bids will be received by: Glen Cuttitta, Parks and Recreation Director, Town of Colchester, 781 Blakely Road, Colchester, VT 05446 (OWNER) until 1:00 p.m. October 20, 2021, and then at said office publicly opened and read aloud.
Each BID must be accompanied by:
• A certified check payable to the OWNER for five percent (5%) of the total amount of the BID. A BID bond may be used in lieu of a certified check.
• Certification Regarding Debarment, Suspension, and Other Responsibility Matters
The CONTRACT DOCUMENTS may be examined at the following locations, on or after September 29, 2021:
- Town of Colchester website, https://www.colchestervt.gov/bids.aspx
- Copies of the CONTRACT DOCUMENTS may be obtained at: Blueprints, etc., 20 Farrell Street, South
Burlington, VT 05403 for the cost of reproduction for each set.
A Performance BOND and a Payment BOND each in an amount equal to one hundred percent (100%) of the contract price will be required.
A mandatory pre-bid conference for prospective bidders will be held at the Colchester Town Offices, Champlain Conference Room on Thursday, October 7, 2021, 11:00 a.m. at 781 Blakely Road, Colchester, VT.
To see full bid documents, please click: HERE
To see the full plan set, please click: HERE