Bids Accepted for the 2017 Recycle Center Project

Sealed BIDS for construction of the 2017 Recycle Center Project will be received at the City of Salida Public Works Department, 340 W. Hwy 291, Salida, CO  81201 until 9:00 AM October 25, 2017 at which time they will be opened and read aloud.

The project consists of the construction of a new recycle center site at the City Water Gallery, location 8551 US Highway 50, Salida, CO 81201.  The project includes site grading, asphalt driveway, compacted class 6 recycle pad, fencing, manual gates and an electric timed motorized gate.

Bid Bond, Performance and Payment Bonds are required.  The project is tax-exempt and the contractor will be provided with the tax-exempt number for materials purchases.  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.  Mailed 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 October 11, 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 $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 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: October 10, 12, 17, 19, 2017