Sealed proposals will be received at the office of the Blue Earth County Administrator, 204 South Fifth Street, P.O. Box 8608, Mankato, Minnesota, until 1:30 PM on Monday, April 6, 2009, at which time the bids will be open.  The Bids will be considered by the County Board of Commissioners on 04/07/2009, for the following improvements:




LOCATION: CR 174 to TH 22


TYPE OF WORK: Bituminous Overlays




The major items of work are approximately:



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 $XXX(sales tax included). See the above website for a plan holders list and a complete listing of bid items.


Proposals, Plans and Specifications are available on file at Blue Earth County Public Works 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 $30.00 (sales tax included). See for complete listing of bid items and plan holders list.


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, " -BID ENCLOSED".


Alan Forsberg                                                                                                                                                              Bob Meyer

COUNTY HIGHWAY ENGINEER                                                                                                  COUNTY ADMINISTRATOR