Liberty Road Improvement Project


Notice is hereby given that sealed bids will be received by the Borough Administrator of the Borough of Bernardsville in the County of Somerset, State of New Jersey, in the second floor conference room located in the Municipal Building at 166 Mine Brook Road, Bernardsville, New Jersey on August 31, 2017 at 10:00 a.m., prevailing time, and at that time and place publicly opened and read for the Liberty Road Improvement Project.

The work to be performed under this contract includes the installation of approximately 460 linear feet of storm drains and structures; approximately 5,300 linear feet of sloping block curb; reconstruction of approximately 7,600 square yards of roadway, including approximately 1,900 tons of HMA base course and approximately 1,200 tons of HMA surface course; and other incidental work along Liberty Road from to Pill Hill Road to Dayton Crescent.

Plans and specifications and proposal forms are on file and open to public inspection at the Borough Administrator's Office and may be obtained at the office of the Borough Engineer at 180 Main Street, Chester, New Jersey, (908) 879-6209, between the hours of 8:00 am and 5:00 pm, prevailing time, Monday through Friday, excluding legal holidays, upon payment of $50.00, payable to Ferriero Engineering, Inc., said sum not refundable, beginning on August 8, 2017.

Each bid must be made on the prescribed forms furnished with the Contract Drawings and Specifications, including Non-collusion Affidavit, and must be accompanied by a Consent of Surety and a Certified Check, Cashier's Check or Bid Bond of not less than ten (10%) percent of the amount bid, and not to exceed $20,000.00.  Bids may be submitted by mail, but will be considered only if received on or before such date and time.

Bidders are required to comply with the requirements of N.J.S.A. 10:5-31 et seq. and N.J.A.C. 17:27, and PL 1977, c.33.  Bidders are required to comply with the New Jersey Business Registration Certificate Law, P.L. 2004,c. 57.  Bidders are required to comply with the Public Works Contractor Registration Act, P.L. 1999,c. 238.

The Borough reserves the right to reject any and all bids, to waive immaterial informalities, and/or to accept the bid which, in the opinion of the Borough, will be in the best interest of the Borough, all in accordance with the New Jersey Public Contract Law N.J.S.A. 40A:11-1 et. seq.

Anthony Suriano
Acting Borough Clerk
Borough of Bernardsville

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