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, February 26, 2018 for the road improvements described as per plans and specifications on file at the office of the Houston County Engineer.

S.A.P. 028-599-082             Construction plans for grading, aggregate base and bridge replacement.
                                             (Old Br# 1703, New Br# 28J56)
                                              Located .10 miles west of Jct of CSAH 9 and Looney Valley Road.
                                              5.1 miles northwest of Houston, MN.

S.A.P. 028-612-013             Construction plans for grading, aggregate base and bridge replacement.
                                             (Old Br# 8161, New Br# 28J46) 
                                             Located on CSAH 12, 430 ft southwest of Jct TH 44.
                                             Approximately 0.1 mile southwest of Caledonia, MN

                       Major Items of Work                                           Approximate Quantities

S.A.P. 028-599-082
                       2105.501 Common Excavation                                      2,917 (P) Cu Yd
                       2412.511 14 x 11 Precast Concrete Box Culvert                42        Lin Ft
                       2412.511 14 x 12 Precast Concrete Box Culvert                42        Lin Ft 
                       2118.501 Aggregate Surfacing Class 5                             622        Ton
                       2211.501 Aggregate Base Class 5 (Mod)                          676        Ton
                       2511.501 Random Riprap Class IV                                   176        Cu Yd
S.A.P. 028-612-013
                       2105.501 Common Excavation                                         295 (P) Cu Yd
                       2211.501 Aggregate Base Class 5                                     120       Ton
                       2211.501 Aggregate Base Class 5 Mod                             180      Ton 
                       2412.511 10 x 7 Precast Concrete Box Culvert                  54        Lin Ft 
                       2360.501 Type SP 12.5 Wearing Course Mixture (3,C)     61       Ton
                       2511.501 Random Riprap Class IV                                   115       Cu Yd

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 #5543445 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 2nd day of February, 2018.

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