The work to be performed under this contract consists of utility street repairs which are necessary after main replacements and repairs are made by the Water Department's Field Operations crews. The Water Department is neither staffed nor equipped to perform some of the larger street repairs. This contract is necessary to maintain a reasonable repair schedule, minimize disruption to the public and ensure the street repairs do not adversely impact the life of the remaining street.
The project was advertised for bid on September 13, 2018 and September 20, 2018 in the Fort Worth Star−Telegram and on October 11, 2018, the following bids were received.
|Amount ||Time of Completion|
|Westhill Construction, Inc.||$1,674,395.00||365 Calendar Days|
Staff has reviewed the bid and proposed unit prices and considers them to be fair and reasonable.
The bid documents included a stipulation that the total quantities listed may not reflect actual quantities and that the amount budgeted for the projects is $800,000.00. Payments will be made based on actual measured quantities. The bid documents also included a stipulation giving the City the option to renew this contract (subject to appropriated funding) up to three times under the same terms, conditions and unit prices.
M/WBE OFFICE: Westhill Construction, Inc, is in compliance with the City's BDE Ordinance by committing to nine percent MBE participation on this project. The City's MBE goal on this project is eight percent.
This project is located in ALL COUNCIL DISTRICTS.