County Highway Project

Aitkin, Minnesota

CLOSING DATE:  August 17, 2009



Sealed bids will be received until 2:00 PM on Monday, August 17, 2009 at the office of John Welle, Aitkin County Engineer- 1211 Air Park Drive, Aitkin, MN 56431 for the construction project listed below. Proposals will be opened and read publicly at the Office of the County Engineer immediately after the hours set for receiving bids. 




LOCATION: Aitkin County CSAH No. 5


TYPE OF WORK: Milling Bituminous Base Surface, Plant Mixed Bituminous, and Aggregate Shouldering



Approximate major items of work are:


Aggregate Base Class 5 - 420 Ton; Aggregate Shouldering Class 1 - 2,030 Ton; Mill Bituminous Surface (1.5")- 117,04 SY; Bituminous Patching Mixture - 100 Ton; Bituminous Material for Tack Coat - 1,290 Gal; Type SP 12.5 Wearing Course Mixture (2,B)- 12,909 Ton; Interim Pavement Marking - 24,912 LF; 4" Solid Line -White Epoxy - 78,103 LF; 4" Solid Line - Yellow Epoxy - 21,678 LF; 4" Broken Line - Yellow Epoxy- 6,467 LF


Proposals, Plans and Specifications are available and may be examined at the Office of the County Engineer located at 1211 Air Park Drive, Aitkin, MN 56431(218-927-3741), or purchased from the same for $35.00 per copy mailed or $30.00 per copy at the counter.  Minnesota Sales Tax (6.5%) is included in the prices listed and are non-refundable.


Proposals must be on forms furnished by the County Engineer.  Proposals must be sealed, identified on the envelope, and accompanied by a Bidder's Bond or Certified Check in the amount of at least 5% of the total bid made payable to the Aitkin County Treasurer.  Construction plans and proposal documents are available for viewing at by following the Highway Construction link.


The County reserves the right to reject any or all bids and to waive any irregularities thereof.


John Welle

Aitkin County Engineer