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Advertisement for Bids: Cecil County, Maryland Chesapeake City Wastewater Treatment Plant ENR Upgrade

Sealed Bids for the construction of the Chesapeake City Wastewater Treatment Plant ENR Upgrade, Contract 13134325.WWTP will be received, by the Honorable Mayor and Town Council of the Town of Chesapeake City, at the Town Hall located on 108 Bohemia Avenue, Chesapeake City, MD 21915 until 3:00 p.m. local time on July 16, 2020, at which time the Bids received will be publicly opened and read.  The Project consists of selective demolition of the existing north and south wastewater treatment plants, construction of a new wastewater treatment plant adjacent to the north wastewater treatment plant, modifications to the existing pump station at the south WWTP, and a new forcemain to convey wastewater from the south pump station to the new WWTP.

Bids will be received for a single prime Contract.  Bids shall be on a unit price basis as indicated in the Bid Form.

The Issuing Office for the Bidding Documents:

KCI Technologies, Inc.

614 N. Dupont Highway, Suite 100

Dover, DE 19901

Digital copies of the Bidding Documents may be obtained from the Issuing Office for a non-refundable cost of $50.00.   Checks for Bidding Documents shall be payable to “KCI Technologies”. Neither Owner nor Engineer will be responsible for full or partial sets of Bidding Documents, including Addenda, if any, obtained from sources other than the Offices mentioned in this advertisement.

Bidding Documents may be examined at the Owner’s office by appointment only: The Town of Chesapeake City, 108 Bohemia Avenue, Chesapeake City, MD on Mondays through Fridays during regular business hours.  Visitors to the facility will be required to observe all COVID-19 safety protocol, including the use of face covering.

The project is co-funded by United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Rural Development and Maryland Department of Environment. Contractors are directed to the requirements reflected in the Supplementary Conditions regarding compliance with construction utilizing these funds.  Bidders are specifically notified that prevailing wage requirements will apply.  This contract is also subject to M/WBE requirements and all bidders must submit documentation of compliance at the time of Bid.

A pre-bid conference will be held at 10:00 AM local time on June 17, 2020.  Attendance at the pre-bid conference is highly encouraged but is not mandatory.  RSVP to Christine Hinton, KCI Technologies, Inc. () indicating intent to attend and number of people attending.  The pre-bid meeting format and location (in person or virtual) will be determined closer to the date of the meeting to allow for modifications to the State of Maryland’s COVID-19 response.  All recorded bid document holders will be notified of pre-bid meeting details.   If there are questions on the Contract Documents, please contact the Engineer in writing by 5:00 pm local time on June 24, 2020.  Bid security shall be furnished in accordance with the Instructions to Bidders. The Owner reserves the right to waive any informality and to reject any or all bids.

Section 746 of Title VII of the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2017 (Division A – Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2017) and subsequent statues mandating domestic preference applies an American Iron and Steel requirement to this project. All listed iron and steel products used in this project must be produced in the United States. The term “iron and steel products” means the following products made primarily of iron or steel: lined or unlined pipes and fittings, manhole covers and other municipal castings, hydrants, tanks, flanges, pipe clamps and restraints, valves, structural steel, reinforced precast concrete, and construction materials. The demininis and minor components waiver apply to this contract.

Accepting Letters of Interest for Purchase of Town Property Located at 243 Biddle Street

The Town of Chesapeake City is accepting letters of interest for purchase of Town property located at 243 Biddle Street, map 200 parcel 127.  Please send letters to Town of Chesapeake City, 108 Bohemia Ave, Chesapeake City MD 21915 or email .

Please submit any questions in writing. Satellite image and SDAT information can be found at https://cecilmaps.org/.

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