Long Beach, CA
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File #: 13-0860    Version: 1 Name: PW/FM - Rehab of LB Blvd. between Hill and Willow
Type: Contract Status: CCIS
File created: 9/16/2013 In control: City Council
On agenda: 10/1/2013 Final action: 10/1/2013
Title: Recommendation to adopt Plans and Specifications No. R-6769 for the Rehabilitation of Long Beach Boulevard between Hill Street and Willow Street; award the contract to Nobest, Inc., in the amount of $754,000 and authorize a 10 percent contingency in the amount of $75,400, for a total contract amount not to exceed $829,400; and authorize City Manager or designee to execute all documents necessary to enter into the contract, including any necessary amendments thereto. (District 6)
Sponsors: Public Works, Financial Management
Indexes: Contracts
Attachments: 1. 100113-R-17sr&att.pdf
Related files: 33288_000
TITLE
Recommendation to adopt Plans and Specifications No. R-6769 for the Rehabilitation of Long Beach Boulevard between Hill Street and Willow Street; award the contract to Nobest, Inc., in the amount of $754,000 and authorize a 10 percent contingency in the amount of $75,400, for a total contract amount not to exceed $829,400; and authorize City Manager or designee to execute all documents necessary to enter into the contract, including any necessary amendments thereto. (District 6)

DISCUSSION
The street infrastructure on Long Beach Boulevard between Hill Street and Willow Street is in need of rehabilitation. The rehabilitation work consists of replacing damaged curbs and gutters, driveways, trimming and root shaving trees; alley entrances and sidewalks; reconstructing areas of deteriorated pavement; cold milling and resurfacing the pavement; and installing pavement markers, markings, vehicular loop detectors, traffic striping, signing and curb paint. A vicinity map showing the project location is attached.

This bid was advertised in the Press-Telegram on July 13, 2013, and 2,242 potential bidders specializing in construction were notified of the bid opportunity. Of those bidders, 66 sets of bid documents were purchased or downloaded via our electronic bid system. The bid document was made available from the Purchasing Division, located on the seventh floor of City Hall, and the Division’s website at www.longbeach.gov/purchasing . A bid announcement was also included to several trade publications and plan rooms catering to these groups within the construction industry. A bid announcement was also included in the Purchasing Division’s weekly update of Open Bid Opportunities, which is sent to 30 local, minority and women-owned business groups. Bid documents were also sent to several trade publications and plan rooms catering to these groups within the construction industry. Seven bids were received on August 12, 2013...

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