Sealed proposals will be received by the Board of County Commissioners at the office of Charlene Meiners, County Auditor, Houston County Courthouse, 304 South Marshall Street, Caledonia, MN 55921 until 10:00 a.m. on Monday, May 22, 2017 for the road improvements described as per plans and specifications on file at the office of the Houston County Engineer. 

                                                            S.A.P. 028-599-086 
                     Construct Bridge No. 28J45 with Approach Grading and Aggregate Base 

                     Located on Rooster Valley Road, 10.5 miles North of Spring Grove, MN.

               Major Items of Work                                                               Approximate Quantities 

          2105.501 Common Excavation (P)                                                       1,300 Cu Yd
          2211.501 Aggregate Surfacing Class 5                                                     530 Ton
          2211.501 Aggregate Base Class 5 Mod                                                    580 Ton
          2412.511 10’ X 5’ Precast Concrete Box Culvert                                       40 Lin Ft
          2412.511 10’ X 5’ Precast Concrete Box Culvert End Section                      2 Each 
          2442.501 Remove Existing Bridge                                                              1 Lump Sum
          2511.501 Random Rip Rap V                                                                  90 Cu Yd 
          2573.502 Silt Fence, Type MS                                                            1,035 Lin Ft

Plan and Proposal:
Digital copies of the Bidding Documents are available at for a fee of $20.00. These documents may be downloaded by selecting this project from the “Browse Projects” page or by entering eBidDoc #5083931 on the “Search Projects” page. For assistance and free membership registration, contact QuestCDN at 952-233-1632 or

Plan holder information may be obtained at

Bids must be accompanied by a surety bond or certified check in the amount of at least 5 percent of the bid amount, payable to the Houston County Treasurer.

The County of Houston reserves the right to reject any or all bids and to waive irregularities therein.

Dated at Caledonia, Minnesota, this 25th day of April 2017.

                                                                       Board of County Commissioners
                                                                       Houston County, MN
                                                                       By: Char Meiners
                                                                       County Auditor