Bids Accepted for 2017 Recycle Center Project

Sealed BIDS for construction of the 2017 Recycle Center Project will be received at the City Public Works Building 340 W. Highway 291, Salida, CO 81201 until 9:00 AM, Date: February 27, 2017.  At which time, they will be opened and publicly read.

The project consists of the construction of a new Recycle Center Site at the City Water Gallery location 8551 U.S. Highway 50.  The project includes site grading, asphalt driveway, compacted Class 6 recycle pad, fencing, manual gates and motorized gate.

Bid, Bond, Performance, and Payment Bonds are required.  The project is tax-exempt; the contractor will be provided with the tax-exempt number for materials purchases.

A mandatory pre-bid meeting will be held on Tuesday, February 21st at 9:00 AM at the City Public Works Building 340 W. Highway 291, Salida, CO 81201.  Contractors must have the capability to communicate via email and submit project documentation via cloud tools such as Dropbox.

All bid questions to be submitted in writing via email or postal mail, no faxes to the City Engineer.  Mail questions shall be submitted to Crabtree Group, Inc., PO Box 924, Salida, CO  81201, Attn: Recycle Project.  Email questions shall be submitted to both the email addresses listed below with the subject line Recycle Project.

Copies of the Plans and Specifications will be available on Monday, February 13th, 2017.  Electronic copies by email are available at no charge to qualified contractors registered in good standing with the Secretary of State.  Paper copies of the Contract Bid Documents may be obtained by qualified contractors from Crabtree Group, Inc., 325 D. Street, Salida, CO 81201 upon the submittal of a $100.00 fee in the form of a check made out to the Crabtree Group, Inc. (submitted at time of request), and the requester’s FedEx or UPS shipping account number (to be used for the shipping of the documents).  Qualified contractors’ email requests for electronic copies shall use the subject line of : 2017 Recycle Center Project and must be sent to both of the following email addresses: &  All other requests for documents shall be to the City of Salida via public records request.

Dates of Advertisement: Feb 8, 10, 13, 15, 2017