City of Tacoma Department of Public WorksEngineering REQUEST FOR BIDS

City of Tacoma Department of Public WorksEngineering REQUEST FOR BIDS PW15-0163F N. Vassault Street Sidewalk Improvements Submittal Deadline: 11:00 a.m., Pacific Time, Tuesday, April 21, 2015 Submittal Delivery: Sealed submittals will be received and time stamped at this location only: City of Tacoma Procurement and Payables Division Tacoma Public UtilitiesAdministration Building North, Main Floor 3628 South 35th Street, Tacoma, WA 98409 Submittal Opening: Sealed submittals in response to a RFB will be opened by a Purchasing representative and read aloud during a public bid opening held in Conference Room M-1, located on the main floor in the same building. After 1:00 p.m. the day of bid opening, preliminary submittal results and names of vendors submitting bids are posted to for public viewing. Solicitation Documents: An electronic copy of the complete solicitation documents may be viewed and obtained at the City's plan distribution service provider, ARC, 632 Broadway, Tacoma, WA 98402, or by going to http:// Prospective bidders will be required to pay reproduction costs. A list of vendors registered for this solicitation is also available at their website. Pre-Bid Meeting: A pre-proposal meeting will be held at the Tacoma Municipal Building, 747 Market Street, Tacoma WA, Room 148, on Wednesday, April 8, 2015 at 2:00 PM. Project Scope: The project entails the failed rock wall located on the westerly side of Vassault Street and lying southerly of the intersection of North 46th and Vassault Street. The wall will be replaced with subterranean steel spiral nails, rock, and steel wire basket forms varying in height from about 3 feet to 12 feet. Along with wall construction the City will be building sidewalk and ADA ramps from the beginning at the intersection of North 46th and Vassault continuing northerly on the west side of Vassault past the wall. The new sidewalk will fill in missing links of the sidewalk so this side of the street is continuous. Estimate: $425,000 Additional Information: Requests for information regarding the specifications may be obtained by contacting Chuck Blankenship, senior buyer, by email to Protest Policy: City of Tacoma protest policy, located at, specifies procedures for protests submitted prior to and after submittal deadline. Meeting sites are accessible to persons with disabilities. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities can be arranged with 48 hours advance notice by calling 253-502-8468. March 31