REQUEST FOR BIDS METROPOLITAN PARK DISTRICT OF TACOMA PDZA Holding Facility – Building and Site Work Package BID# J2016-03 BID NOTICE The Metropolitan Park District of Tacoma will receive sealed bids for Bid# 2016-03, PDZA Holding Facility – Building and Site Work Package, at the office of Planning, Design & Development, Metropolitan Park District of Tacoma, 4702 S 19th Street, Tacoma WA 98405 until 3 p.m., March, 3, 2016. Bids will be opened and publicly read aloud at 3 p.m. Bids received after the appointed time set for receipt will be returned unopened. The project includes, but is not limited to: Cconstruction of a new animal holding facility to serve the Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium, including concrete pad, foundation and asphalt paving, pre-fabricated metal building, utility connections as shown in the Contract Drawings, and any other miscellaneous elements required to complete the Work as shown on the Drawings. Prevailing Wage Rates and the Metro Parks Tacoma Apprenticeship Training Program requirements will apply. 45 apprentice hours are estimated for this project. The base bid estimate range is $250,000.00 – $300,000.00. Time of completion is 90 calendar days. A non-mandatory pre-bid conference will be held at Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium , 5400 North Pearl Street, Tacoma WA 98407 on February, 18, 2016, at 130 p.m. Bidders are encouraged to visit the site prior to the pre-bid conference. Bid documents may be viewed at the following plan centers: 1. Builders Exchange of Washington, Everett WA, 425-258-1303 (electronic only) 2. Contractor Plan Center, Milwaukie OR, 503-650-0148 3. DJC Plan Center, Seattle WA, 206-622-8272 (electronic only) 4. DJC Plan Center, Portland OR, 503-274-0624 (electronic only) 5. McGraw-Hill Construction/Dodge, Seattle WA, 206-223-0320 (electronic only) 6. Southwest WA Contractors Association, Vancouver, WA, 360-694-7922 (electronic only) 7. Small Business Incubator, Tacoma WA, 253-722-5800 8. Valley Plan Center, Seattle WA, 206-420-3871 Bid documents will be available February , 02, 2016 at ARC Tacoma., 632 Broadway, Tacoma WA 98402. Please order bid documents online at or call (253) 383-6363 or (800) 337-8103 for availability prior to picking up documents. Project information and plan holders list is also available online. A non-refundable check for $25.00 (per set) payable to Metro Parks Tacoma for purchase of bid documents is required (accounts with ARC may not be used to purchase the bid documents). If you would like them mailed, please contact ARC for additional shipping costs, payable to ARC (accounts with ARC may be used for shipping costs). Questions may be directed to Fred Ramey, Project Manager, at or (253) 404 3802. IDX-680894 Scheduled for Advertisement – February 2 and February 11, 2016