Advertisement of Bids – Construction of 7th Street Ball Park Restroom

Advertisement for Bids
520 J Street
Los Banos, California 93635

Notice is hereby given that separate sealed bids for the award of contract for the Construction of 7th Street Ball Park Restroom will be received by the City of Los Banos at the office of the City Clerk until 2:00 p.m. Pacific Daylight Savings Time, October 17, 2019 and then at said office publicly opened and read aloud.

The major work consists of the sub-grade pad preparation of a 24’ x 26’6” area (by contractor) for the placement of a pre-fabricated modular restroom building (set in place by Public Restroom Company); the installation of approximately 2,803 square feet of sidewalk; and two (2) each concrete ADA ramps with truncated domes. The sub-grade pad will be prepared per the requirements provided in the Reference section of the Contract Documents.

• Contractor shall furnish all of the materials, supplies, tools, equipment, labor and other services necessary for the construction of the pad preparation, ADA ramps, and sidewalks.
• Compaction testing will be performed by Owner.
• All utilities will be installed by Owner.
• Modular restroom building will be installed by Public Restroom Company/Owner.
• Demolition of existing concrete ramps will be performed by Owner.

Prospective Bidders are required to attend a mandatory pre-bid meeting on October 1, 2019 at 10:00 a.m., sharp. The meeting will be held on-site at 401 Seventh Street (corner of Seventh and E Streets). Bids will not be considered from Bidders who were not physically in attendance at the mandatory pre-bid meeting.

The time of completion is 30 working days. Within the 30 working day period, a 5 day working allowance will be required between the preparation of the pad and the placement of the concrete sidewalk/walkway immediately adjacent the pad for Public Restrooms Company to set the modular building.

The Contract Documents, in their entirety, can be viewed and/or obtained from the City of Los Banos website at or at the following locations:

Central California Builders Exchange (
Builders Exchange of Stockton (
Valley Builders Exchange, Inc. (
Dodge Data & Analytics (

A payment bond prepared and executed in accordance with California Civil Code Section 3247 and a bond for faithful performance of the contract will be required of the successful bidder who is awarded the contract.

The successful bidder must comply with the latest general prevailing rate of per diem wages as determined by the Director of Industrial Relations, State of California, Department of Industrial Relations and is to be paid to the various craftsmen and laborers required to construct said improvements and is made a part of the specifications and contract for said work to which reference is hereby made for further particulars.

No contractor or subcontractor may be listed on a bid proposal or awarded a contract for public work on a public works project unless registered with the Department of Industrial Relations pursuant to Labor Code section 1725.5.

This project is subject to compliance monitoring and enforcement by the Department of Industrial Relations. Contractor registration information can be found at:

Each bid shall be accompanied by cashier’s or certified check or by a bidder’s bond, made payable to the City of Los Banos and executed by a corporate surety licensed to issue surety bonds in the State of California, for an amount equal to at least ten percent (10%) of the amount of said bid and no bid shall be considered unless such cashier’s or certified check or bidder’s bond is enclosed therewith.

The successful bidder of this project shall have the following current and active California State Contractor’s License at the time of the submission of the bid and throughout the duration of the contract: Class A or C-8.

Bidders shall refer to the Contract Document’s Information for Bidders for complete instructions.

Bidders are solely responsible for the cost of preparing their bids.

The City specifically reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to reject any or all bids, to re-bid, or to waive inconsequential defects, in bidding not involving time, or quality of the work. The City may reject any and all bids and waive any minor irregularities in the bids.