RFB: Street Paving Milling, & Hauling (RFB-COP-02-20-01)
Beginning immediately, sealed proposals are sought and invited by the City of Poughkeepsie for Street Paving Milling, & Haulings as set forth in the specifications prepared by the City of Poughkeepsie’s Department of Public Works.
The Bidding Documents including Bidding Requirements and specifications may be obtained from the Office of the Purchasing Agent, City of Poughkeepsie, 1st Floor, 62 Civic Center Plaza, Poughkeepsie, New York.
Sealed Bids will be received by the Board of Contract and Supply, c/o Purchasing Agent, 62 Civic Center Plaza, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601 until 2:30 p.m. on Wednesday, March 18, 2020 after which time they will be publicly opened and read aloud in the third floor Common Council Chambers, with the contract being awarded as soon as practicable thereafter. All bids must be made upon and in accordance with the form of proposals and attached specifications and shall be submitted in sealed envelopes marked:
PROPOSAL FOR RFB-COP-02-20-01: STREET PAVING, MILLING & HAULINGS
This Contract consists of Street Paving of various streets in the City of Poughkeepsie; Prevailing wage applies to this contract. Specifications and Contract are subject to provisions of Chapter 605, Laws of the State of New York of 1959, Section 103-A of the General Municipal Law. Specifications and bid forms are attached hereto. All mailed proposals will be sealed and distinctly marked “Proposal for RFB-COP-02-20-01: “STREET PAVING, MILLINGS & HAULING”
The City of Poughkeepsie officially distributes bidding documents from the Purchasing Office , the City of Poughkeepsie website, www.cityofpoughkeepsie.com or through the Hudson Valley Municipal Purchasing Group’s Regional Bid Notification System., www.bidnetdirect.com/new-york. Copies of bidding documents obtained from any other source are not considered official copies. Only those vendors who obtain bidding documents from the Purchasing Office, the City of Poughkeepsie website, or the Regional Bid Notification System will be sent addendum information, if such information is issued.
If you have obtained this document from a source other than the City of Poughkeepsie Purchasing Office, or the HVMPG Regional Bid Notification System it is recommended that you obtain an official copy. You may obtain an official copy by registering on the HVMPG Regional Bid Notification System at. www.bidnetdirect.com/new-york or by visiting www.cityofpoughkeepsie.com
Each bidder must deposit with his/her bid, security in the amount of not less than five percent (5%) of the base bid in the form of a certified check made payable to the City of Poughkeepsie or a bid bond subject to the conditions of this proposal. Performance and Labor bonds are required upon award.
STATEMENT OF NON-COLLUSION:
Bidders on the Contracts are required to execute a non-collusion bidding certificate pursuant to Section 103d of the General Municipal Law of the State of New York.
The City of Poughkeepsie requires that any contractor or subcontractor have, prior to entering into a construction contract with the City of Poughkeepsie with a value in excess of $100,000.00, apprenticeship agreements appropriate for the type and scope of work to be performed, which have been registered with the NYS Commissioner of Labor in accordance with Article 23 of the Labor Law. Satisfactory evidence of registration with the New York State Commissioner of Labor by the deadline to submit its bid package for the construction contract on which it is bidding
OWNERS RIGHTS RESERVED:
The City of Poughkeepsie expressly reserves the right to waive any irregularities in or to accept any bid or to reject any and all bids or to award on any or all items as the interest of the City of Poughkeepsie may appear to require.
NEW YORK STATE OSHA 10-HOUR CONSTRUCTION SAFETY AND HEALTH COURSE S1537- A:
This provision, effective July 18, 2008, is an addition to the existing prevailing wage rate law, Labor Law §220, section 220-h. It requires that on all public work projects of at least $250,000.00, all laborers, workers and mechanics working on the site, be certified as having successfully completed the OSHA 10-hour construction safety and health course. It further requires that the advertised bids and contracts for every public work contract of at least $250,000.00 contain a provision of this requirement. Rules and regulations will be promulgated and posted on the NYSDOL website www.labor.state.ny.us when finalized.
DEPARTMENT OF FINANCE CITY OF POUGHKEEPSIE
Brian Martinez, PhD
Commissioner of Finance
Dated: February 21, 2020
Poughkeepsie New York