ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS Village of Middleport Water System Improvements

Bids for the Water System Improvements project will be received by the Village of Middleport at the Village Office, 659 Pearl Street, Middleport, Ohio 45760, until Thursday, April 29, 2021 at 4:00 p.m. local time. At that time the Bids received will be publicly opened and read.

The Project includes the following Work: The installation of water mains and trench asphalt repair on several streets within the Village of Middleport.

Information and Bidding Documents for the Project can be found and downloaded at the following website: choiceoneengineering.com/projects-out-for-bid. All official notifications, addenda, and other Bidding Documents will be offered through the designated website. Neither Owner nor Engineer will be responsible for Bidding Documents, including addenda, if any, obtained from sources other than the Issuing Office of Choice One.

All contractors and subcontractors involved with the project will, to the extent practicable, use Ohio products, materials, services, and labor in the implementation of their project. Additionally, contractor compliance with the Equal Employment Opportunity requirements of Ohio Administrative Code Chapter 123, the Governor’s Executive Order of 1972, and Governor’s Executive Order 84-9 shall be required.

DOMESTIC STEEL USE REQUIREMENTS AS SPECIFIED IN SECTION 153.011 OF THE REVISED CODE APPLY TO THIS PROJECT. COPIES OF SECTION 153.011 OF THE REVISED CODE CAN BE OBTAINED FROM ANY OF THE OFFICES OF THE DEPARTMENT OF ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICES.

The Contractor shall be required to pay not less than the minimum wage rates established by the Federal Labor Standards Provisions and Davis-Bacon Wages. Attention of the Bidder is called to the various insurance requirements and various equal opportunity provisions.

This procurement is subject to the EPA policy of encouraging the participation of small business in rural areas (SBRAs).

For all further requirements regarding bid submittal, qualifications, procedures, and contract award, refer to the Instructions to Bidders that are included in the Bidding Documents.

Owner: Village of Middleport

By:          Fred L. Hoffman

Title:      Mayor

Date:     April 8, 2021

April 15, 2021