City of Mt. Shasta Advertisement for Bids: Alma St. Traffic Signal Project

Staff Writer
Mount Shasta Herald


The City of Mt. Shasta invites separate sealed bids for the construction of the Alma St. Traffic Signal Project.

The work consists of demolition and construction of new traffic signals and concrete curb ramps at the intersection of Alma Street and Mt. Shasta Blvd.

The construction cost estimate is $80,000. Bids will be received at the City of Mt. Shasta, 305 N. Mt. Shasta Blvd., Mt. Shasta, CA 96067, until 2:00 p.m. local time, May 22, 2018, and then at said office publicly opened and read aloud.

The Contract Documents may be examined at the following location:

PACE Engineering, 1730 South Street, Redding, CA 96001

The City of Mt. Shasta is using a third-party website,, for Capital Improvement Project bid documents. is a free service provided to review and download project bid documents. is the only website for prospective bidders to obtain project information of official bid documents for this project.


City bid documents are provided electronically and free of charge. It is the responsibility of each prospective bidder to verify the completeness of their printed bid documents before submitting their bid and accompanying executed addenda acknowledgment forms. Users are cautioned that City of Mt. Shasta does not assume any liability or responsibility based on any defective or incomplete copying, excerpting, scanning, faxing, downloading or printing of the contract documents.

The contract documents shall supersede any information posted or transmitted by

Be advised that the information contained on may change and without notice to prospective bidders. It is the responsibility of each prospective bidder to check on a daily basis through the close of bids for any applicable addenda or updates. sends email notifications to ONLY those registered for the project.

Copies of referenced Standard Specifications for Public Works Construction, 2015 Edition, commonly called the “Green Book,” containing the General Provisions and Standard Technical Specifications, may be obtained from Building News, Inc., 1612 South Clementine Street, Anaheim, CA 92802, (714) 517-0970.

The general prevailing rate of per diem wages, holidays, and overtime work for each craft, classification, or type of workman needed to execute the Contract are established by the State of California, Department of Industrial Relations, and are on file at the City of Mt. Shasta office. It shall be mandatory for the Contractor to whom the Contract is awarded and any Subcontractor to pay not less than the said specified prevailing rates of wages to all workmen employed by him in the execution of the Contract. Contractors shall pay rates not less often than once per week.

Copies of the Prevailing Wage Schedules may be obtained from the Division of Labor Statistics and Research, P.O. Box 420603, San Francisco, CA 94101, or

The Contractor may elect to receive 100 percent of payments due under the Contract Documents from time to time, without retention of any portion of the payment by the Owner, by depositing securities of equivalent value with the Owner in accordance with the provisions of Section 22300 of the Public Contract Code. Such securities, if deposited by the Contractor, shall be valued by the Owner, whose decision on valuation of the securities shall be final. Securities eligible for investment under this provision shall be limited to those listed in Section 16430 of the Government Code, bank or savings and loan certificates of deposit, interest-bearing demand deposit accounts, standby letters of credit, or any other security mutually agreed to by the Contractor and the Owner.

Each bid shall be made in accordance with the Specifications and Proposal requirements thereof, and no bid will be received unless it is made on Proposal forms included in the Contract Documents. Each bid must be accompanied by cash, certified check, or cashier’s check or Bidder’s Bond made payable to the City of Mt. Shasta for an amount equal to at least ten percent (10%) of the total amount of the bid as a guarantee that the Contractor will execute the Contract in conformance with his Proposal and the Specifications. Such guarantee shall be forfeited should the bidder to whom the Contract is awarded fail to enter into the Contract.

No bid will be accepted from a Contractor who does not hold a Class A license in accordance with the provisions of Section 3300 of the California Public Contract Code.

The City of Mt. Shasta reserves the right to accept or reject any and/or all bids and to make that award which is in the best interest of the Owner.

Dated: 4-20-18

Rod Bryan, Director of Public Works

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