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2015 Clinch Park Improvements Project

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For the City Engineering Department



The City of Traverse City will receive sealed bids at the Office of the City Engineer, 2nd

Floor, Governmental Center, 400 Boardman Avenue, Traverse City, Michigan, 49684,

Until 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday November 3, 2015 for the 2015 Clinch Park Improvements Project. The work involved in this project consists principally of the following:

Work Area #1:  Includes stabilizing 56 FT terraced stone wall, installing 6 stone step risers, installing 81 FT steel sheet piling wall, installing 30 FT enclosed steel sheet pile crib wall, installing concrete sidewalks, installing drainage system, installing rip rap and stone bedding, site restoration and related work.

Work Area #2: Repair existing tunnel drainage system piping, install dry well for surface drainage, site restoration and related work.

Work Area #3: Install storm water diverter systems, install dry well for surface drainage, install drainage piping, site restoration and related items of work.

Plans and specifications may be examined at the Office of the City Engineer after October 12, 2015, 2015. Copies of the plans and specifications may be viewed online and printed from the Builders Exchange Northwest Michigan (BXTVC) by going to: and clicking on “Private Projects” using Code # 15914105644. Members may use their regular user ID and Password. Non-members must complete an online registration form first to get a user ID and password. If printed plans and specifications are desired, then complete the online order form, secure online payment for printed copies and they will be mailed/delivered by the BXTVC. Bidder responsible for acknowledgement of all addenda with sealed bid. Members will receive addenda by tracking the project. Non-members will need to log in to check for addenda.

A certified check, bank draft or bid bond without condition to the City of Traverse City in the amount of not less than five percent (5%) of the bid amount shall be submitted as a guarantee of good faith subject to the conditions stipulated in the “Instructions to Bidders”. The City of Traverse City reserves the right to accept or reject any or all bids, waive irregularities, and to accept the bids either on an entire or individual basis that is in the best interests of the City of Traverse City. This is not a federal aid project.

                                                                                                Timothy J. Lodge, P.E.

                                                                                                City Engineer

                                                                                                400 Boardman Avenue

                                                                                                Traverse City, Michigan 49684

                                                                                                (231) 922-4455