NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that sealed bids will be received by Whatcom County Administrative Services Finance/Purchasing at their office on the fifth floor of the Whatcom County Courthouse, 311 Grand Avenue Suite 503, Bellingham WA 98225 for the following:
Lummi Island Overlook Stair Replacement
UNTIL: 2:30 PM Tuesday October 24, 2017
At which time and place the bids will be publicly opened and read aloud. All bidders and any other interested people are invited to be present. Late submittals will not be considered.
The Whatcom County Parks Department is requesting bids for the
stair replacement project at the Lummi Island Overlook, located on Lummi Island, near Ferndale, Washington. This project includes removal of the existing wood landing, stair, handrail, and fencing; construction of a new concrete landing; and manufacture and installation of a new aluminum stairway, and other work as further described in the bid documents.
Electronic copies of the bid documents are available at no charge in PDF format; see Related Documents at the bottom of this Bid Posting page to download. If you are unable to download the bid documents from this website, contact Purchasing at
(preferred), or phone (360) 778-5330.
Award will be made to the lowest qualified bidder. Whatcom County reserves the right to reject any or all bids, and to waive any irregularities. Whatcom County encourages disadvantaged, minority and women owned firms to respond.
Whatcom County in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, 78 Stat. 252, 42 U.S.C. 2000d to 2000d-4 and Title 49, Code of Federal Regulations, Department of Transportation, Subtitle A, Office of the Secretary, Part 21, Nondiscrimination in Federally-Assisted Programs of the Department of Transportation issued pursuant to such Act, hereby notifies all bidders that it will affirmatively ensure that in any contract entered into pursuant to this advertisement, disadvantaged business enterprises as defined at 49 CFR Part 26 will be afforded full opportunity to submit bids in response to this invitation and will not be discriminated against on the grounds of race, color, national origin, or sex in consideration for award. As required by law, the E-Verify System may be required.
pre-bid conference will be held on-site at 10:00 AM, Friday, October 13, 2017. Meet at the Lummi Island Overlook, 2198 N. Nugent Road, Ferndale, WA. There is a separate file with a vicinity map available under Related Documents. For specific directions to the site, call the Whatcom County Parks Department at (360) 778-5850. Note: There is no public parking at the overlook project site. Public parking is available at the Ferry Terminal.
Publication Dates: Wednesdays October 4 and 11, 2017.