County Highway Project
Aitkin, Minnesota
CLOSING DATE: Monday, July 23, 2012

Sealed bids will be received until 2:00 PM on July 23, 2012, at the office John Welle, Aitkin County Engineer, 1211 Air Park Drive Aitkin, MN for the construction project listed below. Proposals will be opened and read publicly at the Office of the County Engineer, immediately after the hour set for receiving bids.


LOCATION: McGregor Township

TYPE OF WORK: Bridge Replacement and Approach Grading

Approximate major items of work are:

Common Excavation 206 CY; Granular Borrow (EV) 676 CY; Granular Backfill (LV) 707 CY; Aggregate Base (LV), Class 5 161 CY; Remove Old Bridge 1 Lump Sum; Aggregate Bedding (MOD) (LV) 72 CY; 18 x 9 Precast Concrete Box Culvert 34 LF; 18 x 9 Precast Concrete Box Culvert End Section (15 Deg. Skew) 2 Each;

The construction plan, proposal, and bidding documents for this project are available for downloading at no cost at by following the Highway Construction link or can be purchased from the Office of the County Engineer , 1211 Air Park Drive, Aitkin, MN 56431, (218) 927-3741 for the non-refundable price of $100.00 (Tax is included).
Bids must be submitted in a sealed envelope identified by project number and must be accompanied by a bid bond or certified check payable to the Aitkin County Treasurer in the amount of at least 5% of the total bid.
The County reserves the right to reject any or all bids and to waive any irregularities thereof.

John Welle
Aitkin County Engineer