A list of project manager and engineer's notes regarding contractor questions provided at the March 31, 2021 pre-bid field review is now available for download at the bottom of this webpage. Please utilize these additional project details when producing competitive bids for this contract award.
ORIGINAL RFP NOTICE:
The Yakama Nation's Upper Columbia Habitat Restoration Project is requesting bids for construction of a Salmon Habitat Enhancement Project to be implemented along the mainstem Methow River in July and August of 2021. The projects will involve all work elements and specifications found in the Project Plans attached to this Request for Bids announcement.
To create a bid for the Alder Creek Reach Fish Enhancement Projects please download the Alder Creek Reach Construction Bid Packet.pdf from this webpage and follow the directions provided.
Please note that bids will be due in Toppenish by Close of Business, Wednesday April 21, 2021, in hardcopy form. Due to on-going office closures related to the COVID-19 pandemic, bids can only be submitted by physical mail through the United States Postal Service. Bids should be mailed to:
Yakama Nation Fisheries
Attn: Jackie Olney
RE: Alder Creek Reach Projects
PO Box 151
Toppenish, WA 98948
Due to this submittal constraint, we strongly encourage all contractors submitting bids to get their hardcopy packages in the mail by April 14, 2021 to ensure timely delivery to our Post Office Box by April 21, 2021. It is also recommended that you email the project manager a digital copy of the bid you have submitted and the date that it was mailed.
Davis Bacon Wages Apply to this contract. The winning contractor will adhere to the Davis Bacon rules and comply and submit all necessary paperwork to the Yakama Nation.
The Yakama Nation is exempt from state taxes on this project. Please see the attached Treaty Fishery Exempt Cover Letter and Treaty Fishery Exempt Certificate. The winning contractor will receive signed copies for their records.
This project has adopted by reference in the Engineer's Planset the 2014 Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) Standard Specifications for Road, Bridge, and Municipal Construction. Please also download a digital copy of the WSDOT Standard Specs Manual-2014 file from this webpage for reference when producing your bids.
This project is located on property managed by the Washington State Department of Fish and Wildlife and Washington Department of Natural Resources. The contractor must be able to meet insurance and bonding requirements and obtain a Right of Entry (ROE) permit through WDFW prior to commencing work. WDFW specific insurance and bonding requirements are detailed in the attached Alder Creek Reach Construction Bid Packet.pdf.