Laketran Legal Notice: Accepting bids on Painesville Transfer Station construction


Sealed bids for the following good(s) and/or service(s) will be received by LAKETRAN, 555 Lake Shore Blvd, Painesville Township, Ohio 44077 until the date and time shown:



COMPLETION DATE:                        NOVEMBER 1, 2014

 SEALED BIDS DUE:                            2:00 PM (local time), JUNE 13, 2014

Bids must be in accordance with specifications and on forms available from CT Consultants Inc., 8150 Sterling Court, Mentor, Ohio 44060 at a non-refundable cost of Seventy-Five Dollars ($75.00) picked up or One Hundred Dollars ($100.00) mailed.

The bid specifications, drawings, plan holders list, addenda, and other bid information may be obtained via the internet at   The bidder shall be responsible to check for Addenda and obtain same from the web site.

There will be a Pre-Bid Conference on May 20, 2014 at 10:00 AM at the Project Site, at the North Saint Clair Street entrance to the Lake County Administration Building, 177 Main Street, Painesville, OH 44077.

Sealed bids should be mailed to LAKETRAN at 555 Lakeshore Blvd., Painesville Township, Ohio 44077 or delivered to 555 Lakeshore Blvd., Painesville Township, Ohio, 44077 and be marked as specified in the Invitation for Bid document (hereinafter referred to as the “IFB”).  Bids must be received by the time listed above, when they will be publicly opened and read.  Bidder bears the full responsibility for ensuring his/her bid is complete and on time.  Late bids will not be considered.

Requirements for bid and performance bonds (if any) are detailed in the IFB.  Any such bid bond will be held by LAKETRAN until all proposals submitted shall have been canvassed and they have either been rejected in whole, or in part, or the award of the contract has been made.  LAKETRAN reserves the right to reject any and all bids, to waive any irregularities or informalities in the bidding and to award the bid to the lowest, responsive and responsible bidder.  All bidders will be required to certify that they are not on the Comptroller General’s list of ineligible contractor’s.

LAKETRAN hereby notifies all bidders that in connection with the execution of this contract, the contractor shall not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, religion, color, sex, or national origin.

LAKETRAN notifies all bidders that it will affirmatively ensure that in regard to any contract entered into pursuant to this advertisement; Disadvantaged Business Enterprises 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, or national origin in consideration for an award.