RIVERSIDE PUBLIC LIBRARY PROJ. NO. 20030A INTERIOR ALTERATIONS
SECTION 001113 – ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS
Sealed bids for Renovations at the Riverside Public Library will be received by the Riverside Public Library located at 1 Burling Road, Riverside, IL 60546 until 10:00 a.m. prevailing time on August 20, 2020. Lump Sum bid pro- posals will be received for this project at the scheduled time of receipt of bids and will be publicly opened and read aloud at the above stated time and place.
Each bid must be accompanied by a Bid Guarantee in the form of a Bid Bond, Certified Check or Bank Draft in an amount equal to and not less than ten percent (10%) of the bid and made payable to the Board of Trustees, Riverside Public Library. No bid shall be withdrawn for a period of sixty (60) days after the bid opening date without the con- sent of the Owner. Checks or drafts of unsuccessful Bidders will be returned as soon as practical, after opening and checking the bids. Successful Bidder must provide a Performance Bond and a Labor and Material Payment Bond in the full amount of the Contract, acceptable to the Owner.
Bids shall be submitted in an opaque sealed envelope clearly marked as SEALED BID and addressed to:
Janice Foley Library Director Riverside Public Library 1 Burling Road Riverside, IL 60546
The Board of Trustees reserves the right to reject any or all bids or parts thereof, or waive any irregularities or in- formalities in bidding, that are in the opinion of the Owner, to be in the best interest of the Riverside Public Library.
This Contract is subject to the Illinois Prevailing Wage Act (820 ILCS 130/1 et seq.).
QUALIFICATION: Each Bidder must satisfactorily complete the qualification process described in Section 004395 -General Requirements of the Project Manual, by providing the required Qualification Documents. The required Qualification Documents must be delivered along with the Bidder's sealed bid at the same place and time required for the bid. Contents of each Bidder's Qualification Documents will be available for public review. The Qualifica- tion Documents will be reviewed by the Owner and Architect to determine the lowest responsible Bidder.
Bidding documents are on file and are available on Tuesday, July 28, 2020. Bid documents can be obtained elec- tronically and reproduced at the contractor's expense from the following: Cross Rhodes Reprographics, 30 Eisen- hower Lane North, Lombard, IL 60148; Phone: 630-963-4700
A pre-bid meeting will be held at 10:00 a.m., prevailing time, on August 6, 2020 at the Riverside Public Library located at 1 Burling Road, Riverside, IL 60546. Prospective bidders are encouraged to attend. After the pre-bid meeting, everyone is invited to visit the site, gather additional information, and ask further questions. Bidders not attending the pre-bid meeting can make a site visit on their own time during the library's regular hours. Visitors are asked to sign in at the circulation desk. If the bidder requires access to a staff area, the bidder shall contact the Ar- chitect prior to the visit, to make arrangements for access.
Board of Trustees
Riverside Public Library Riverside, Cook County, Illinois
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ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS
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JULY 21, 2020