Bids Accepted for 2017 Hot Water Main Project

Sealed bids for construction of the 2017 Hot Water Main Project will be received at the City of Salida Public Works Department, 340 W. Hwy 291, Salida, CO 81201 until 9 a.m., September 7, 2017 at which time they will be opened and publicly read aloud.

The project consists of 2,200 feel of 6″ hot water ductile iron water main replacement with insulated HDPE pipe and the installation of (2) valve assembly manholes.

Bid Bond, Performance and Payment Bods are required.  The project is tax exempt and the contractor will be provided with the tax exempt number for material purchases.

A mandatory pre-bid meeting will be held on Wednesday, August 30, 2017 at 11 a.m. at the City of Salida Public Works Department, 340 W. Hwy 291, Salida, CO 81201.  Contractors must have the capability to communicate via email and submit project documentation via cloud tools such as Dropbox.

Copies of the contract documents may be examined at Crabtree Group, Inc. 325 D Street, Salida, CO 81201 (719-539-1675).

Copies of the Plans and Specifications will be available after August 21, 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 submission of a $200.00 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: Hot Water Main Project and must be sent to both of the following email addresses: and  All other requests for documents shall be to the City of Salida via public records requests.

Dates of Advertisement: August 23, 25, 28, 30, 2017

/s/ Theresa Casey

City Arts & Recreation Manager