CITY OF MILPITAS
MILPITAS SKATE PARK & CONCESSION/RESTROOM BUILDING
PROJECT NO. 5111
NOTICE INVITING BIDS
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the City Council of the City of Milpitas (“City”) invites and will receive
sealed Bids up to but not later than 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, May 22, 2019 at City of Milpitas City Hall,
1st floor, Information Service Counter, 455 E. Calaveras Boulevard, Milpitas, California 95035, for the
furnishing to City of all labor, equipment, materials, tools, services, transportation, permits, utilities, and
all other items necessary for Milpitas Skate Park & Concession/Restroom Building, Project 5111 (the
“Project”). At said time, Bids will be publicly opened and read aloud at the City Office. Bids received
after said time shall be returned unopened. Bids shall be valid for a period of 90 calendar days after the
Bid opening date.
Bids must be submitted on the City’s Bid Forms. Bidders may obtain a copy of the Contract Documents
from Prints Charles Reprographics, 1643 South Main Street, Milpitas CA 95035, (408) 240-3330,
www.printscharlesrepro.com or email@example.com. To the extent required by section
20103.7 of the Public Contract Code, upon request from a contractor plan room service, the City shall
provide an electronic copy of the Contract Documents at no charge to the contractor plan room.
It is the responsibility of each prospective bidder to download and print all Bid Documents for review and
to verify the completeness of Bid Documents before submitting a bid. Any Addenda will be posted on
www.printscharlesrepro.com. It is the responsibility of each prospective bidder to check
www.printscharlesrepro.com on a daily basis through the close of bids for any applicable addenda or
updates. The City does not assume any liability or responsibility based on any defective or incomplete
copying, excerpting, scanning, faxing, downloading or printing of the Bid Documents. Information on
www.printscharlesrepro.com may change without notice to prospective bidders. The Contract Documents
shall supersede any information posted or transmitted by www.printscharlesrepro.com.
Each Bid shall be accompanied by cash, a certified or cashier’s check, or Bid Bond secured from a surety
company satisfactory to the City Council, the amount of which shall not be less than ten percent (10%)
of the submitted Total Bid Price, made payable to City of Milpitas as bid security. The bid security shall
be provided as a guarantee that within five (5) working days after the City provides the successful bidder
the Notice of Award, the successful Bidder will enter into a contract and provide the necessary bonds
and certificates of insurance. The bid security will be declared forfeited if the successful Bidder fails to
comply within said time. No interest will be paid on funds deposited with City.
A MANDATORY Pre-Bid Conference is scheduled for Thursday, May 9, 2019 at 10:00 AM and on
Monday, May 13, 2019 at 2:00 PM to review the Project's existing conditions at the Milpitas Sports Center
1325 E. Calaveras Blvd. Milpitas, CA 95035. Representatives of the City and consulting engineers, if
any, will be present. Bidders need only to attend one Pre-Bid Conference. Questions asked by Bidders
at the Pre-Bid Conference not specifically addressed within the Contract Documents shall be answered
in writing, and issued as an Addendum. Bids will not be accepted from any bidder who did not attend one
of the mandatory Pre-Bid Conferences.
The successful Bidder will be required to furnish a Faithful Performance Bond and a Labor and Material
Payment Bond each in an amount equal to one hundred percent (100%) of the Contract Price. Each
bond shall be in the forms set forth herein, shall be secured from a surety company that meets all State
of California bonding requirements, as defined in California Code of Civil Procedure Section 995.120,
and that is a California admitted surety insurer.
Pursuant to Section 22300 of the Public Contract Code of the State of California, the successful Bidder
may substitute certain securities for funds withheld by City to ensure its performance under the contract.
Pursuant to Labor Code Section 1773, City has obtained the prevailing rate of per diem wages and the
prevailing wage rate for holiday and overtime work applicable in Santa Clara County from the Director of
the Department of Industrial Relations for each craft, classification, or type of worker needed to execute
this contract. A copy of these prevailing wage rates may be obtained via the internet at:
In addition, a copy of the prevailing rate of per diem wages is available at the office of the City Engineer
and shall be made available to interested parties upon request. The successful bidder shall post a copy
of the prevailing wage rates at each job site. It shall be mandatory upon the Bidder to whom the Contract
is awarded, and upon any subcontractors, to comply with all Labor Code provisions, which include but
are not limited to the payment of not less than the said specified prevailing wage rates to all workers
employed by them in the execution of the Contract, employment of apprentices, hours of labor and
debarment of contractors and subcontractors.
Pursuant to Labor Code sections 1725.5 and 1771.1, all contractors and subcontractors that wish to bid
on, be listed in a bid proposal, or enter into a contract to perform public work must be registered with the
Department of Industrial Relations. No Bid will be accepted nor any contract entered into without proof
of the contractor’s and subcontractors’ current registration with the Department of Industrial Relations to
perform public work. If awarded a contract, the Bidder and its subcontractors, of any tier, shall maintain
active registration with the Department of Industrial Relations for the duration of the Project.
Notwithstanding the foregoing, the contractor registration requirements mandated by Labor Code
Sections 1725.5 and 1771.1 shall not apply to work performed on a public works project that is exempt
pursuant to the small project exemption specified in Labor Code Sections 1725.5 and 1771.1.
This Project is subject to compliance monitoring and enforcement by the Department of Industrial
Relations. In bidding on this Project, it shall be the Bidder’s sole responsibility to evaluate and include
the cost of complying with all labor compliance requirements under this contract and applicable law in its
Unless otherwise provided in the Instructions for Bidders, each Bidder shall be a licensed contractor
pursuant to sections 7000 et seq. of the Business and Professions Code in the following classification(s)
throughout the time it submits its Bid and for the duration of the contract: Class A or Class B from the
Contractor’s State License Board.
Substitution requests shall be made within 35 calendar days after the award of the contract. Pursuant to
Public Contract Code Section 3400(b), the City may make findings designating that certain additional
materials, methods or services by specific brand or trade name other than those listed in the Standard
Specifications be used for the Project. Such findings, if any, as well as the materials, methods or services
and their specific brand or trade names that must be used for the Project may be found in the Special
City shall award the contract for the Project to the lowest responsive, responsible Bidder as determined
by the City from the BASE BID PLUS ALL ALTERNATES. City reserves the right to reject any or all bids
or to waive any irregularities or informalities in any bids or in the bidding process.
For further information, contact Julie Waldron, Assistant Engineer, at City of Milpitas City Hall, 455 E.
Calaveras Boulevard, Milpitas, CA 95035 or (408) 586-3314 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
END OF NOTICE INVITING BID