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Minnesota Avenue Revitalization Project Advertised for Construction

Wednesday, May 14, 2014

Minnesota Avenue Revitalization Project Advertised for Construction

Pre-Bid Meeting Scheduled for May 19

Washington, DC - The District Department of Transportation (DDOT) today advertised for contractor bids on construction of the Minnesota Avenue Revitalization Project – Phase 1.

Work under this contract consists of revitalization of Minnesota Avenue from A Street SE to 300 feet south of Benning Road NE. 

The work includes, but is not limited to, the following items:

• Removal of existing asphalt and PCC pavement,
• Reconstruction of pavement using full-depth asphalt, and
• Total removal of existing sidewalks to the limits as shown on the drawings and removal of existing curbs and gutter. (The reusable granite curbs shall be salvaged and removed from the site and delivered to a District yard (to be identified at time of construction).)

Construction is anticipated to begin during Summer 2014.

A Pre-Bid Meeting will be held on May 19, 2014 at 10 a.m. at DDOT Headquarters: 55 M Street SE, Washington DC 20003.

Contractor bids are due by June 3, 2014 at 2 p.m. Sealed bid documents can be delivered or mailed to the DDOT Bid Room, 55 M Street SE, 4th Floor, Washington DC 20003. Bid documents are available online.

All questions or comments should be directed to DDOT-Minnesota@dc.gov.

This is a Federally Funded Open Market Project with an 11 percent Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) subcontracting goal for firms certified as DBE’s in accordance with 49 CFR Part 26. The contractor shall carry out the applicable requirements of 49 CFR in the award and administration of DOT assisted contracts.

This project is subject to all appropriate federal laws including Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.  During the performance of the contract, the contractor and any of its subcontractors shall comply with the Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, as amended.  The Act provides that no person shall, on the grounds of race, color or national origin be excluded from participation in, or denied the benefits of, or be subject to discrimination in federally funded programs and activities.  See 42 U.S.C. §2000 et seg. U.S. Department of Labor Wage Rates apply.