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Sunday, August 30, 2015


In accordance with Education...
In accordance with Education Code 81378.1, this serves as public notice that the Board of Trustees of Antelope Valley College will take action on leasing approximately 1,000 square feet of space that is not dedicated to academic activities to the Greater Antelope Valley Economic Alliance (GAVEA) at the September 14, 2015 regular open meeting. Publish: 8/16, 8/23, 8/30, 2015

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NOTICE INVITING BIDS PROJECT...
NOTICE INVITING BIDS PROJECT NO. 713 Notice is hereby given that the City of Palmdale, California, will receive sealed bids from contractors licensed to do business in the State of California and qualified to provide the necessary services at the office of the Director of Public Works, Development Services Building, 38250 Sierra Highway, Palmdale, California, until 10 AM on September 9, 2015 for: PROJECT NO. 713 - 2015-2016 Residential Cape Seal Program This Public Works project will complete: project description. The work may consist of, but is not limited to: The installation of a System I, and System II Cape Seal on various Residential Streets throughout the City's roadway network. The work may consist of, but is not limited to: Mobilization, Traffic Control, Type I & II Cape Seal with Type II Slurry, and Thermo-Plastic Striping. At the time designated for receiving sealed bids on said Project, the bids will be publicly opened, examined, and read aloud. The City of Palmdale hereby notifies all bidders that it will affirmatively ensure that, in any contract entered into pursuant to the Notice, minority 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, sex, or national origin in consideration for the award. All bids must be in writing, and the envelope containing the Proposal shall be sealed and addressed to the Agency and delivered or mailed to the Agency, office of the Director of Public Works, at 38250 Sierra Highway, Palmdale, California 93550. The envelope shall be plainly marked in the upper left hand corner as follows: ATTENTION: DIRECTOR OF PUBLIC WORKS (Bidder's Name and Address) PROJECT NO. 713 PROJECT TITLE:2015-2016 Residential Cape Seal Program Any bid received after the hour stated above for any reason whatsoever will not be considered for any purpose but will be returned, unopened, to the bidder. Each bidder must submit a proposal on standard forms available in the office of the Director of Public Works. Said proposal is to be accompanied by a cash deposit, a certified or cashier's check, or a bidder's bond, made payable to the City of Palmdale, in an amount not less than 10 percent of the total submitted. Bids submitted will be evaluated by the City of Palmdale. Proposals will be first evaluated for completeness. Incomplete proposals will be disqualified from consideration. The City reserves the right to reject any or all bids and to waive any informality or irregularity in any bid received and to be the sole judge of the merits of the respective bids received. Note: electronic bids are not accepted at this time The award, if made, will be to the bidder who best meets the needs of the City based upon specified criteria which could include: price, qualifications, local preference, etc. in accordance with City of Palmdale Ordinance 1398. The successful bidder will be required to furnish a faithful performance bond in the amount of one hundred percent (100%) of the contract price, and a payment bond in the amount of one hundred percent (100%) of the contract price, both in a form satisfactory to the City Attorney. Full specifications and plans are available on Planet Bids site ( http://www.planetbids.com/portal/portal.cfm?CompanyID=23532 ). New vendor registration can be found under the City of Palmdale website under Business/ Purchasing & Solicitations ( http://www.cityofpalmdale.org/Purchasing ). Please direct project questions to Mike Livingston at (661) 267-5312. Requests for Information (RFI's) are to be in writing and emailed to mlivingston@cityofpalmdale.org. RFI's will end on September 2 , 2015 at 10:00am A non-mandatory Pre-Bid Conference will be held at 9 AM on September 2, 2015, in the Public Works, located at 38250 Sierra Highway, Palmdale, CA, for those contractors interested in discussing CDBG requirements. All participating contractors shall be required to complete an attendance form. Prospective bidders are encouraged to attend, however lack of participation shall not be grounds for disqualifying prospective bidders. The successful bidder will be required to pay not less than the general prevailing hourly wage rates, as determined by the Director of the Department of Industrial Relations pursuant to the California Labor Code, for each craft, classification, or type of workman needed to perform the Contract. Bidders can obtain the most current prevailing wage rates at: https://www.dir.ca.gov/OPRL/PWD/index.htm. The successful bidder shall also be required to comply with applicable State and Federal requirements governing the use of apprentices and helpers. The successful bidder will be required to pay Federal prevailing wage scale for the classifications of workers required for the work associated with this Contract as determined by the Federal Wage Determination that is current within ten (10) days of the date of the bid opening. Copies of the Federal Wage Determination current as of this advertisement are included within the Bid Package. The Wage Determination current within ten (10) days of the bid opening will be available to all plan holders by addendum prior to bid opening. In cases of conflict with California wage rates, the higher rates shall apply. In accordance with City of Palmdale Resolution No. CC 2007-249, Electrical Safety Policy, adopted November 7, 2007, the successful Bidder shall comply with the required qualifications for jobsite electrical workers, as specified in the Special Provisions and Technical Provisions, and sign and submit the 'Electrical Safety Policy-Implementation Plan', with the bid package. The Electrical Safety Policy applies to the electrical workforce for all electrical work when the total prime contract amount equals or exceeds $500,000 (regardless of the value of any subcontracts), exempting that electrical work performed for traffic signals, lighted signage, landscape irrigation systems and communication systems. Bidders required to comply with the Electrical Safety Policy and do not do so may be deemed 'non-responsive.' However, the City Manager or Director of Public Works may authorize to waive the requirements of this resolution and the 'non-responsive' bidder status and award any contract for public works construction if; (a) no bidders on a project qualify under this electrical safety policy, or, (b) if the cost difference between the lowest qualifying bidder's bid under this electrical safety policy resolution is 5% or more greater than the lowest non-qualifying bidder's bid. In accordance with City of Palmdale Ordinance No. 1334, Palmdale Economic Opportunities Program, adopted November 7, 2007, the successful Bidder shall comply with the Palmdale Economic Opportunities Program. The Palmdale Economic Opportunities Program (PEOP) applies to City contracts exceeding $50,000 for services, repairs, maintenance, and construction of public works or improvements. All direct subcontractor agreements (1st tier) with Bidders subject to the PEOP, which will exceed 1/2 of 1% of the value of the bid, are also subject to the PEOP. As part of the Bid Proposal submittal, the Bidder shall be required to submit a statement regarding how the PEOP requirements are to be met prior to and during the contract period. As specified in the contract documents, prior to contract award, the three (3) apparent lowest bidders shall submit documentation to the City that such bidder, and each of its direct subcontractors who will perform one half of one percent (1/2%) or more of the contract work, is in compliance with the PEOP. Bidders who fail to meet the PEOP goal of 50% of their workforce to be current residents of the Antelope Valley, (per zip codes listed in the PEOP) must demonstrate a 'Good Faith Effort' to hire sufficient numbers of residents of the Antelope Valley as identified in the PEOP. Bidders who fail to comply with the PEOP, in either its bid submissions or its supplementary document submissions, as specified in the contract documents, shall be declared by the City to be a non-responsive bidder. Failure by the Bidder's direct subcontractors, which work will exceed 1/2 of 1% of the value of the contract work, to comply with the PEOP shall also result in the Bidder being deemed non-responsive. Please see chapter 3.08 of the Palmdale Municipal Code regarding contracting and local preference. If you desire to be considered a 'Local Provider', please fill out the required form, stating and specifying the type of local provider for which you qualify, 'Local Provider Palmdale,' 'Local Provider Antelope Valley,' or 'Local Provider Employer.' SB 854 - Registration with California Department of Industrial Relations (DIR) Public Works projects are subject to compliance and monitoring by the State of California DIR under the public contracting registration and reporting requirement specified in SB 854. As of July 1, 2014, the DIR established an online registration system which allows contractors and subcontractors to register. The registration form is located on the DIR's website: http://www.dir.ca.gov/DLSE/dlsepublicworks.html. All Contractors bidding on public works projects must register with the DIR and pay an annual fee. All bidders will be required to demonstrate full compliance with the provisions of SB 854, and any bid that fails to provide such documentation shall be summarily rejected. Per the DIR, the requirement to list only registered contractors and subcontractors on bids becomes effective on March 1, 2015. The requirement to only use registered contractors and subcontractors on public works projects applies to all projects awarded on or after April 1, 2015. SB 854 - Certified Payroll Records to Division of Labor Standards Enforcement All contractors and subcontractors must furnish electronic certified payroll records directly to the Labor Commissioner (aka Division of Labor Standards Enforcement). NOTE: THE CITY OF PALMDALE WILL ALSO REQUIRE CERTIFIED PAYROLL TO BE SENT TO THE CITY OR THE CITY'S LABOR COMPLIANCE COMPANY DEPENDENT UPON THE PROJECT. The phase-in timetable for this requirement is as follows: April 1, 2015: For all new projects awarded on or after this date, the contractors and subcontractors must furnish electronic certified payroll records to the Labor Commissioner. Anytime: For projects besides those listed above, the Labor Commissioner may at any time require the contractors and subcontractors to furnish electronic certified payroll records. The Labor Commissioner anticipates requiring this for green energy school projects that receive Proposition 39 funding. January 1, 2016: The requirement to furnish electronic certified payroll records to the Labor Commissioner will apply to all public works projects, whether new or ongoing. Exceptions: The Labor Commissioner may (but is not required to) excuse contractors and subcontractors from furnishing electronic certified payroll records to the Labor Commissioner on a project that is under the jurisdiction of one of the four legacy DIR-approved labor compliance programs (Caltrans, City of Los Angeles, Los Angeles Unified School District, and County of Sacramento) or that is covered by a qualifying project labor agreement. These new requirements will apply to all public works that are subject to the prevailing wage requirements of the Labor Code, without regard to funding source. A CLASS 'A' License issued by the California Contractor's State License Board will be required at the time the bidder's proposal documents are submitted. Dated: August 5, 2015 Michael J. Mischel Director of Public Works Publish: 08/09, 08/16, 08/23, 08/30 2015

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NOTICE INVITING BIDS PROJECT...
NOTICE INVITING BIDS PROJECT NO. 684 Notice is hereby given that the City of Palmdale, California, will receive sealed bids from contractors licensed to do business in the State of California and qualified to provide the necessary services at the office of the Director of Public Works, Development Services Building, 38250 Sierra Highway, Palmdale, California, until 11:00 A.M. on September 23, 2015 for: PROJECT NO. 684 - McAdam Park Pool Improvement Project This CDBG funded Public Works project will complete several plumbing and mechanical equipment upgrades to the existing pool equipment and drain lines; new resurfacing to McAdam Pool; and ADA improvements to both the existing decks and pool building. The work may consist of, but is not limited to: new pool liner, main drain, chemical room containment areas, eyewash; pool piping systems, retrofit of existing surge chamber; ADA retrofit of the pool decks and pool building including restrooms, doors and hardware, site access. At the time designated for receiving sealed bids on said Project, the bids will be publicly opened, examined, and read aloud. This is a Federally assisted construction project and Federal Labor Standards, including but not limited to Davis-Bacon Act and other federally required provisions such as Section 3 and Minority Business Enterprise requirements, will be enforced. The City of Palmdale hereby notifies all bidders that it will affirmatively ensure that, in any contract entered into pursuant to the Notice, minority 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, sex, or national origin in consideration for the award. All bids must be in writing, and the envelope containing the Proposal shall be sealed and addressed to the Agency and delivered or mailed to the Agency, office of the Director of Public Works, at 38250 Sierra Highway, Palmdale, California 93550. The envelope shall be plainly marked in the upper left hand corner as follows: ATTENTION: DIRECTOR OF PUBLIC WORKS (Bidder's Name and Address) PROJECT NO. 684 PROJECT TITLE: McAdam Park Pool Improvement Project Any bid received after the hour stated above for any reason whatsoever will not be considered for any purpose but will be returned, unopened, to the bidder. Each bidder must submit a proposal on standard forms available in the office of the Director of Public Works. Said proposal is to be accompanied by a cash deposit, a certified or cashier's check, or a bidder's bond, made payable to the City of Palmdale, in an amount not less than 10 percent of the total submitted. Bids submitted will be evaluated by the City of Palmdale. Proposals will be first evaluated for completeness. Incomplete proposals will be disqualified from consideration. The City reserves the right to reject any or all bids and to waive any informality or irregularity in any bid received and to be the sole judge of the merits of the respective bids received. Note: electronic bids are not accepted at this time The award, if made, will be to the bidder who best meets the needs of the City based upon specified criteria which could include: price, qualifications, local preference, etc. in accordance with City of Palmdale Ordinance 1398. The successful bidder will be required to furnish a faithful performance bond in the amount of one hundred percent (100%) of the contract price, and a payment bond in the amount of one hundred percent (100%) of the contract price, both in a form satisfactory to the Agency's Attorney. Full specifications and plans are available on Planet Bids site http://www.planetbids.com/portal/portal.cfm?CompanyID=23532. New vendor registration can be found under the City of Palmdale website under Business/ Purchasing & Solicitations (http://www.cityofpalmdale.org/Purchasing) . Please direct project questions to Lynn Glidden at (661) 267-5315 Requests for Information (RFI's) are to be in writing and emailed to lglidden@cityofpalmdale.org. RFI's will end on September 16, 2015 @ 2:00 p.m. A non-mandatory Pre-Bid Conference and site visit will be held at September 10, 2015 @ 11:00 AM at McAdam Park Pool, located at 38115 30th Street East, Palmdale, CA. All participating contractors shall be required to complete an attendance form. Prospective bidders are encouraged to attend, however lack of participation shall not be grounds for disqualifying prospective bidders. In accordance with City of Palmdale Resolution No. CC 2007-249, Electrical Safety Policy, adopted November 7, 2007, the successful Bidder shall comply with the required qualifications for jobsite electrical workers, as specified in the Special Provisions and Technical Provisions, and sign and submit the 'Electrical Safety Policy-Implementation Plan', Appendix 'A' with the bid package. The Electrical Safety Policy applies to the electrical workforce for all electrical work when the total prime contract amount equals or exceeds $500,000 (regardless of the value of any subcontracts), exempting that electrical work performed for traffic signals, lighted signage, landscape irrigation systems and communication systems. Bidders required to comply with the Electrical Safety Policy and do not do so may be deemed 'non-responsive.' However, the City Manager or Director of Public Works may authorize to waive the requirements of this resolution and the 'non-responsive' bidder status and award any contract for public works construction if; (a) no bidders on a project qualify under this electrical safety policy, or, (b) if the cost difference between the lowest qualifying bidder's bid under this electrical safety policy resolution is 5% or more greater than the lowest non-qualifying bidder's bid. The successful bidder will be required to pay Federal prevailing wage scale for the classifications of workers required for the work associated with this Contract as determined by the Federal Wage Determination that is current within ten (10) days of the date of the bid opening. Copies of the Federal Wage Determination current as of this advertisement are included within the Bid Package. The Wage Determination current within ten (10) days of the bid opening will be available to all plan holders by addendum prior to bid opening. In cases of conflict with California wage rates, the higher rates shall apply. Bidders can obtain the most current California prevailing wage rates at: https://www.dir.ca.gov/OPRL/PWD/index.htm. The successful bidder shall also be required to comply with applicable State and Federal requirements governing the use of apprentices and helpers. SB 854 - Registration with California Department of Industrial Relations (DIR) Public Works projects are subject to compliance and monitoring by the State of California DIR under the public contracting registration and reporting requirement specified in SB 854. As of July 1, 2014, the DIR established an online registration system which allows contractors and subcontractors to register. The registration form is located on the DIR's website: http://www.dir.ca.gov/DLSE/dlsepublicworks.html. All Contractors bidding on public works projects must register with the DIR and pay an annual fee. All bidders will be required to demonstrate full compliance with the provisions of SB 854, and any bid that fails to provide such documentation shall be summarily rejected. Per the DIR, the requirement to list only registered contractors and subcontractors on bids becomes effective on March 1, 2015. The requirement to only use registered contractors and subcontractors on public works projects applies to all projects awarded on or after April 1, 2015. SB 854 - Certified Payroll Records to Division of Labor Standards Enforcement All contractors and subcontractors must furnish electronic certified payroll records directly to the Labor Commissioner (aka Division of Labor Standards Enforcement). NOTE: THE CITY OF PALMDALE WILL ALSO REQUIRE CERTIFIED PAYROLL TO BE SENT TO THE CITY OR THE CITY'S LABOR COMPLIANCE COMPANY DEPENDENT UPON THE PROJECT. The phase-in timetable for this requirement is as follows: April 1, 2015: For all new projects awarded on or after this date, the contractors and subcontractors must furnish electronic certified payroll records to the Labor Commissioner. Anytime: For projects besides those listed above, the Labor Commissioner may at any time require the contractors and subcontractors to furnish electronic certified payroll records. The Labor Commissioner anticipates requiring this for green energy school projects that receive Proposition 39 funding. January 1, 2016: The requirement to furnish electronic certified payroll records to the Labor Commissioner will apply to all public works projects, whether new or ongoing. Exceptions: The Labor Commissioner may (but is not required to) excuse contractors and subcontractors from furnishing electronic certified payroll records to the Labor Commissioner on a project that is under the jurisdiction of one of the four legacy DIR-approved labor compliance programs (Caltrans, City of Los Angeles, Los Angeles Unified School District, and County of Sacramento) or that is covered by a qualifying project labor agreement. These new requirements will apply to all public works that are subject to the prevailing wage requirements of the Labor Code, without regard to funding source. A CLASS 'B' AND/OR 'C53' License issued by the California Contractor's State License Board will be required at the time the bidder's proposal documents are submitted. Dated: 8/23/15 Michael J. Mischel Director of Public Works Publish: 8/23/15; 8/30/15; 9/6/15

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