Sealed proposals will be received at the office of the County Administrator, 204 South Fifth Street, P.O. Box 8608 Mankato, MN until 1:30 P.M. on Friday May 2, 2014 at which time the bids will be open. The bids will be considered by the County Board of Commissioners on Tuesday May 6, 2014, for the following improvements:

SAP 07-626-17 For Grading, Aggregate Base and Bituminous Pavement for CSAH 26 from CSAH 86 to 1.72 Miles east.

Approximate quantities are as follows:

QTY UNIT. Description
1,270 SQ FT Remove Pipe Culvert
208,603 LIN FT Remove Bituminous Pavement
69,430 CU YD Common Excavation (P)
12,000 CU YD Common Borrow (EV)
1,025 LIN FT Common Channel Excavation
1,656 TON Aggregate Shouldering Class 1 Mod
18,648 TON Aggregate Base
7,632 TON Type SP 12.5 Wearing & Nonwearing Course Mixture (2,C)
1,472 LIN FT Temporary Lane Marking
540 LIN FT 18” to 42” CS Pipe Culvert
402 LIN FT 12 to 36” RC Pipe Culvert Class III
70 LIN FT 42” RCP Pipe Culvert
150 CU YD Random Riprap Class-III
690 LIN FT 4” – 12” TP Pipe Drain
18,318 LIN FT 4” Perforated PE Pipe Drain
5,735 LIN FT Silt Fence
2,000 LIN FT Filter Log Type Straw Bioroll
41 ACRE Seeding
22,995 SQ YD Erosion Control Blanket Category 4
6,069 POUND Hydraulic Soil Stabilizer Type 5
6 UNIT DAY Portable Changeable Message Sign

Proposals, plans and special provisions are on file at the County Engineer’s office, 35 Map Drive, P.O. Box 3083, Mankato, MN 56002-3083. Plans may be downloaded at no cost at or can be obtained for a non-refundable fee of $70.00 (sales tax included). See the above website for a plan holders list and a complete listing of bid items.

A certified Check or Bid Bond for not less than 5% of the amount of each proposal must accompany the bid, payable to the Blue Earth County Treasurer.

The successful bidder will be required to furnish a Surety Bond.

Please identify on the front of the sealed envelope, “SAP 07-626-17 - BID ENCLOSED”.

Alan Forsberg, P.E.                                       Robert Meyer