City of Tacoma
Public Works Engineering
REQUEST FOR BIDS PW20-0252F
McKinley Ave Crosswalk Improvements at E 36th St and E 37th St
Submittal Deadline: 11:00 a.m., Pacific Time, Tuesday, December 15, 2020
Submittal Delivery: Sealed submittals will be received as follows:
Maximum file size: 35 MB. Multiple emails may be sent for each submittal
Submittal Opening: Submittals in response to a RFB will be recorded as received. As soon as possible on the day of submittal deadline, preliminary results will be posted to www.TacomaPurchasing.org.
This public bid opening will be held via webinar only. Registration is required to attend. Register in advance for this webinar:
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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, or by going to http://www.e-arc.com/location/tacoma. Prospective bidders will be required to pay reproduction costs. A list of vendors registered for this solicitation is also available at their website.
Pre-Proposal Meeting: A pre-proposal meeting will not be held..
Project Scope: Intersection of McKinley Ave & E 37th St: Install high-visibility style crosswalk striping and curb bulb-outs across the south leg of the intersection. Install ADA-compliant curb ramps at all quadrants of the intersection. The bulb-outs on the SW and SE corners will incorporate the bus stops at this intersection. Install one streetlight pole and luminaire at the intersection.
Intersection of McKinley Ave & E 36th St: Install a pedestrian-activated rectangular rapid- flashing beacon (RRFB) on each side of the north leg of the intersection. Install high-visibility style crosswalk striping and curb bulb-outs across the north leg of the intersection. Install ADA- compliant curb ramps at all quadrants of the intersection. Install one streetlight pole and luminaire at the intersection.
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Additional Information: Requests for information regarding the specifications may be obtained by contacting Tina Eide, Senior Buyer by email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Protest Policy: City of Tacoma protest policy, located at www.tacomapurchasing.org, 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.
November 17 & 24, 2020