81601 | 04/08/2021 | Ad id: 8-0000674439-01




Sealed BIDS for construction for the Swinging Bridge Water Line will be received by the Town Clerk at Basalt Town Hall, 101 Midland Avenue, Basalt, Colorado until 10:00 am, April 23, 2021 at which time they will be publicly opened and read aloud virtually over video conference.

The project primarily consists of 1,083 linear feet of 8" ductile iron pipe (DIP), fittings, valves, and appurtenances connecting the portions of the Town of Basalt's water distribution system along Two Rivers Road, Cottonwood Drive, and Swinging Bridge Lane.

A Bid Bond in the amount of 5% of the Total Base Bid is required. Performance and Payment Bonds in the amount of 100% of the Total Contract Price will be required.

A mandatory pre-bid meeting will be held at 10:00 AM Tuesday, April 13, 2021, at the Basalt Town Hall, 101 Midland Ave, Basalt, Colorado or virtual via zoom. A project walkthrough will happen after meeting.

A set of electronic (PDF) Bid Documents will be made available via download from a password-protected FTP site starting on Friday, April 9, 2021 until the time that Bids are opened. Bidders shall send an email to Email Me. The email subject line shall read: Request for Electronic Bid Documents – Swinging Bridge Water Line. The email shall contain the following information: Name, Company & phone number. FTP site login information will be sent via email to the requester once adequate information has been provided. The Bid Documents will also be available on the Town of Basalt's website: For all technical questions, bidders shall send an email to Email Me.

This solicitation for bids may be canceled by the Town, and any bid or proposal may be rejected in whole or in part for good cause when in the best interests of the Town. The Town reserves the right to reject any or all proposals or accept what is, in its judgment, the best bid.

The Proposal and Proposal Guarantees shall be emailed to Email Me before the bid opening date and time stated above. The bid opening will be held virtually over ZOOM at 10:00 am on April 23, 2021. Login information for the video conference will be provided prior to the bid date.

Town of Basalt

Boyd Bierbaum
Public Works Director

Published in the Aspen Times on April 8 and 15, 2021. 0000674439