INVITATION TO BID
Sealed bids will be received by the Town of Winthrop at Town Hall located at 206 Riverside Avenue (PO Box 459), Winthrop, Washington, 98862 until 11:00 A.M. on August 20, 2015 and there publicly opened and read.
The Town of Winthrop Upper Bluff Street Water Loop consists of constructing 1000 feet of new water main, reconnecting water services, street restoration, and other work.
Plans, specifications, and bid documents are available for electronic download at the Engineer’s web site at www.scjalliance.com. Insert the eBidDoc #4032489 to download the digital documents for $10.00. Plans, specifications, and bid documents are also available at the office of SCJ Alliance, in Wenatchee at 25 North Wenatchee Avenue, Ste. 238, Wenatchee, WA 98801 upon payment of $60.00. Contract documents are on file for inspection at area Plan Centers and at the Winthrop Town Hall.
A bid bond in the amount of 5% of the bid shall accompany all bids.
All bids shall be marked “SEALED BID FOR Upper Bluff Street Water Loop”, on the outside of the envelope.
Bids must be completed on a lump sum and unit price basis as indicated on the BID PROPOSAL, and the total price shall be used for comparison of bids. The Town of Winthrop reserves the right to reject any or all bids for cause.
Time for completion of the work is limited to 20 working days. Engineer’s estimated range for this project is $75,000 to $100,000.
No bidder may withdraw his proposal after the hours set for the opening thereof, or before award of contract unless said award is delayed for a period exceeding forty-five (45) days. The Town shall have the right to reject any or all bids not accompanied by bid security or data required by the bidding document or a bid in any way incomplete or irregular.
The Town of Winthrop is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Disadvantaged Business Enterprises (Small, minority and women-owned businesses) are encouraged to submit bids. All work performed on the project shall be subject to the higher of the prevailing state or federal wage rates.
This project is funded through the Washington State Drinking Water State Revolving Fund program with federal funds from the Environmental Protection Agency. DWSRF requirements and provisions must be met by general contractors and all subcontractors.
Published in the Methow Valley News July 29 and August 5, 2015.
Request for Bids
Methow Salmon Recovery Foundation (MSRF) is requesting bids for a river restoration project near Twisp, WA. This project seeks to improve habitat for threatened and endangered fish in the Twisp River by partially removing 500 feet of levee, grading to restore floodplain and wetland function, and installing 11 engineered log jams. The project includes work in two phases (Fall 2015 and Summer 2016) at a site about 4 miles west of Twisp, Washington.
An optional pre-bid review and site inspection will be held on Wednesday, August 12 at 10:00 am at the Riverbank building 206 Glover St, in Twisp.
Bids must be received by 4:00pm on August 31, 2015, at the following address:
MSRF, Attn: Brian Fisher, PO Box 755, Twisp, WA 98856.
Bid packages are available upon request. For more information, please contact Brian Fisher at (509) 387-1716, or firstname.lastname@example.org.
MSRF will select the contractor based on BEST VALUE RESPONSIVE BIDDER. MSRF reserves the right to reject any or all bids, bids with informalities, or to accept a bid deemed to be in the best interest of the organization.
Published in the Methow Valley News August 5 and 12, 2015.
Okanogan County, Notice of Final Decision, Project: Classic Towing LLC CUP 2015-6
Decision: Approved, Appeal Deadline: August 26, 2015
The Okanogan County Hearing Examiner approved the above-noted project. Within 21 calendar days of the publication date in the Okanogan County periodical of record, parties with standing may appeal this decision pursuant to RCW 36.70 C.
Published in the Methow Valley News August 5, 2015.
Speer-Osbourne Variance 2015-4
Application and Public Hearing
An application for a Variance has been submitted in order to construct an addition to an existing residence and permit an existing garage in a location that does not meet requirements for property line setbacks. The addition would be 5-feet from the western property line, and the garage would be 5-feet from an northern property line and 1 ½ feet from the eastern property line; a 25-foot property line setback is required in accordance with OCC Title 17 “Zoning”. This property adjoins the southern right-of-way boundary of Bitterbrush Road and is located within the Edelweiss Long Plat. Physical Address: 27 Bitterbrush Road. Tax parcel number 4965620000. Comments must be submitted in writing or attend the public hearing. The Okanogan County Hearings Examiner shall conduct a public hearing for this application on September 10, 2015 at 10:00 a.m., located in the Commissioners Hearing Room in the Virginia Grainger Administration Building at 123 5th Ave. North, Okanogan, WA 98840. Information is available at the Office of Planning and Development. Direct questions and comments to: Okanogan County Office of Planning & Development, Anna Randall, Planner 1, 123 5th Ave. N, Suite 130, Okanogan, WA 98840, (509) 422-7117 or by e-mail at email@example.com.
Published in the Methow Valley News August 5, 2015.