San Carlos, CA

1232 Cherry Street Building Demolition Project

Department: Public Works
Category: Call for Bids
RFP Number:C2216
Start Date:05/08/2023
Close Date:05/30/2023 11:00 AM
Question Cut-Off Date 05/19/2023

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that sealed proposals or bids for the “1232 Cherry Street Building Demolition Project, City Project No. C2216”, shall be received at the San Carlos City Clerk’s Office – 600 Elm Street, San Carlos, CA 94070 by Tuesday, May 30, 2023, at the hour of 11:00 a.m. and will immediately then be publicly opened, examined and announced by the San Carlos City Clerk. Note – City Hall is closed to the public every Wednesday and Friday.

A Pre-Bid Conference has been scheduled for this project for May 16, 2023, at 10:00 a.m. at 1232 Cherry Street, San Carlos, CA 94070.

A Class A, B, C, C-21, or any combination of Contractor’s License is required for this work. Work will be done and payments will be made in accordance with provisions more particularly described in the plans and specifications adopted by the San Carlos City Council on April 10, 2023, and on file in the office of the City Clerk.

The scope of work generally includes, but not limited to, mobilization, traffic control, water pollution prevention control, dust prevention and control, site cleanup, hazardous material abatement, temporary fencing, building demolition, trenching, disconnection and/or abandonment of existing utilities, protection of existing buildings and structures, disposal, grading, concrete removal and improvements, roadway resurfacing, installation of and site restoration. The Engineer’s Estimate for this is between $200,000 and $250,000.

Bids must be accompanied by a Proposal guarantee amounting to ten (10%) percent of the bid as described in the specifications. Said guarantee shall be forfeited to the City in case the bidder depositing the same does not, within fifteen days after written notice that the contract has been awarded to the Contractor (1) enter into a contract with the City and (2) furnish Performance and Payment Bonds as described in the specifications.

The City Council reserves the privilege of rejecting any and all proposals or to waive any irregularities or informalities in any proposals or in the bidding. No bidder may withdraw their proposal for a period of ninety (90) calendar days after the date set for opening of proposals.

As a “Public Works” project and pursuant to Section 1773 of the Labor Code, the general prevailing wage rates for San Mateo County shall apply to this contract, as determined by the Director of the California Department of Industrial Relations. 

Plans and specifications, forms of proposals, bonds and contracts may be inspected or obtained from ARC Document Solutions at 829 Cherry Lane, San Carlos, CA 94070, (650) 631-2310; email at; or visit the City of San Carlos Website at Bidders must register with ARC Document Solutions to obtain further information.

Bidders are directed to the Instructions for Bidders for additional contract requirements.

Crystal Mui, 
City Clerk
Published: May 7 and 12, 2023

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