City of Rochester, MN



Notice is hereby given that bids will be received at the office of the City Clerk until 11:00 A.M. on March 8, 2016 for the construction of the following described local improvement, pursuant to Minnesota Statutes, Chapter 429, as amended, in accordance with the plans and specifications for the same which are on file in the Office of the City Clerk of said City:

City Project No.: M15-02, J4334
“2015 Annual Manhole Rehab Program”

Immediately following expiration of the time for receiving bids, the City Clerk and two designated City officials will publicly open said bids in the City Hall. The Common Council will consider the bids in the Council/Board Chambers at the Government Center at 7:00 P.M. on March 14, 2016.

Said Construction generally consists of sanitary and storm manhole rehabilitation and related surface restoration. The work includes the following approximate quantities of work:

Traffic Control1 Lump Sum
Rehabilitate Manholes89Each

Plan, Specifications and Contract Documents may be examined at the Department of Public Works, 201 4th St. SE, Room108, Rochester, MN 55904, (507) 328-2400 or the City’s website at

Each bid must be accompanied by a cash deposit, bid bond, cashier's check or a certified check payable to the City of Rochester, Minnesota, for at least five (5) percent of the amount of the bid, which amount shall be forfeited to the City of Rochester, Minnesota, as liquidated damages if the bidder, upon the letting of the contract to him shall fail to enter into the contract so let; the Common Council reserving the right to reject any and all bids.

A Performance and Payment Bond for the full amount of the contract by a surety company authorized to do business in the State of Minnesota will be required with the contract. (Personal bonds will not be accepted.)

All proposals must be addressed to the City Clerk, City of Rochester, 201 4th St. SE, Room 135, Rochester, Minnesota 55904-3742 and shall have endorsed thereon:

City Project No.: M15-02, J4334
“2015 Annual Manhole Rehab Program”

Dated at Rochester, Minnesota this 15th day of February, 2016.
Minnesota this.


Aaron S. Reeves, ICMA-CM, City Clerk