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Invitation for Bids

Forbes Avenue Sidewalk Widening

The URBAN REDEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY OF PITTSBURGH will receive bids from qualified contractors for construction of a new widened sidewalk and deck curb along the southern portion of Forbes Avenue (between Smithfield Street and Market Square) in the City of Pittsburgh.

May 8, 2019
May 24, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. ET

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The URBAN REDEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY OF PITTSBURGH will receive bids from qualified contractors for construction of a new widened sidewalk and deck curb along the southern portion of Forbes Avenue (between Smithfield Street and Market Square) in the City of Pittsburgh, and all work incidental thereto required to complete the contract, until 11:00a.m. prevailing time on Friday, the 24th day of May, 2019, at its office on the 11th Floor, 200 Ross Street, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15219, at which time all bids will be publicly opened and read aloud in the 10th Floor Conference Room.  

Contract documents will be available on Wednesday, May 8, 2019 in the Engineering and Construction Department, 11th Floor, 200 Ross Street, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15219, upon a non-refundable payment of SEVENTY-FIVE ($75.00) DOLLARS made payable to the URA of Pittsburgh.  CASHIER'S CHECK or MONEY ORDER ONLY. (No Personal checks will be accepted.)  Contract documents will not be mailed.  

A certified check or bank draft payable to the order of the Urban Redevelopment Authority of Pittsburgh, negotiable U.S. Government Bonds (at par value), or a satisfactory Bid Bond executed by the Bidder and an acceptable surety, in a dollar amount equal to 5% of the total bid shall be submitted for each bid.  Each bid submittal must include the Bid, Non-collusion Affidavit of Prime Bidder, Bid Bond, Statement of Bidders Qualifications, and Certification of Minority and Women's Participation with Exhibits.  

Wages paid on this project shall not be less than the minimum wages determined by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry as set forth in the contract documents.  

The Contractor will be required to comply with all applicable Equal Employment Opportunity requirements.  The Contractor must assure that applicants and employees are not discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, disability, ancestry, national origin, age or sexual preference, gender identity, gender expression, political and/or union affiliation.  

The Urban Redevelopment Authority of Pittsburgh requires that all bidders complete and submit Certification of Minority and Women's Participation with Exhibits.  

The Urban Redevelopment Authority of Pittsburgh reserves the right to reject any or all bids or to waive any informality in the bidding.

Bids may be held by the Urban Redevelopment Authority of Pittsburgh for a period not to exceed ninety (90) days from the date of opening of bids for the purpose of reviewing the bids prior to awarding the Contract

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