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 8 May, 2015 at which time the bids will be open. The bids will be considered by the County Board of Commissioners after approval of the Contractor’s DBE program, for the following improvements:

SAP 07-632-13, SAP 07-690-24, & CO. PROJ. No. PK297 For Bituminous Overlay, Aggregate Shouldering & Striping

Approximate quantities are as follows:

QTY UNIT. Description
378 TON Aggregate Surfacing CL-2(M)
7079 TON Aggregate Shouldering CL-1(M)
5804 SQ YD Mill Bituminous Surface
23927 GAL Bituminous Material For Tack Coat
3444 TON Type SP 12.5 Wearing Course Mix (2,B)
17886 TON Type SP 19.0 Wearing Course Mix (2,B)
19717 TON Type SP 19.0 Wearing Course Mix (3,B)
9226 LIN FT Temporary Lane Marking
87258 LIN FT 4” Solid Line White – Epoxy – (WR)
713 LIN FT 6” Solid Line White – Epoxy – (WR)
3190 LIN FT 4” Broken Line White – Epoxy – (WR)
3701 LIN FT 4” Solid Line Yellow – Epoxy – (WR)
12941 LIN FT 6” Solid Line Yellow – Epoxy – (WR)
1390 LIN FT 24” Solid Line Yellow – Epoxy – (WR)
3510 LIN FT 6” Broken Line Yellow – Epoxy – (WR)
31903 LIN FT 6” Double Solid Line Yellow – Epoxy – (WR)
12 LIN FT Pavement Message (LT Arrow) – Epoxy – (WR)
17 LIN FT Pavement Message (RT Arrow) – Epoxy – (WR)
1 LIN FT Pavement Message (Stop Ahead) – Epoxy – (WR)

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 $35(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, “2015 OVERLAYS - BID ENCLOSED”. 

Alan Forsberg                                                                                                                                                              Bob Meyer

COUNTY HIGHWAY ENGINEER                                                                                                  COUNTY ADMINISTRATOR