Sealed proposals will be received at the office of the County Administrator, 204 South Fifth Street, P.O. Box 8608, Mankato, MN until 10:00 AM on Wednesday April 26, 2017 at which time the bids will be opened. The bids will be considered by the County Board of Commissioners on May 2, 2017, for the following improvements:

SAP 007-623-007, SAP 007-630-008, SAP 007-645-008, CP 8107
For Bituminous Surfacing, & Aggregate Shoulders on County State Aid Highway (CSAH) 23, CSAH 30, CSAH 45, and County Road 107

Approximate quantities are as follows:

QTY UNIT. Description
365 TON Aggregate Surfacing Class 2 Modified
5,194 TON Shoulder Base Aggregate Class 1 Modified
1,900 SY Mill Bituminous Surface
6,494 GAL Bituminous Material for Tack Coat
12,854 TON Type SP 12.5 Wearing Course Mixture (2, B)
3,722 LIN FT Interim Pavement Marking
479.28 SF Pavement Message Paint
102,363 LIN FT 4” Solid Line Paint
84 LIN FT 24” Solid Line Paint
7,860 LIN FT 4” Broken Line Paint
7,015 LIN FT 4” Double Solid Line Paint

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 $35.00 (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, “2017 BITUMINOUS OVERLAYS - BID ENCLOSED”.

Ryan Thilges, P.E.                                                  Robert W. Meyer