SECTION 00 1113


The DuBois Housing Authority will receive sealed separate Bids for the Garden Grove Electrical Panel Replacement project located at Hanes Drive, DuBois, PA 15801 until December 19, 2019 at 10:30 AM, Bids may be delivered/mailed to DuBois Housing Authority, 21 East Long Ave., DuBois, PA 15801. Bids received after this time shall not be accepted. Bids shall be opened and read aloud thereafter.

Bid Documents are being distributed, with twenty-four hour prior notice, by F.L. Haus Company, 921 Ridge Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15212, phone (412)231-7700, fax (412)231-7709. All prime bidders are REQUIRED to buy the full set of plans and specifications. No Documents will be distributed until payment in full plus tax and shipping (non-refundable) payable to and received by F.L. Haus. Free examination of said documents is available at the office of Canzian/Johnston & Associates LLC, Pennsylvania Builders Exchange and Altoona Builders Exchange.

A Pre-Bid Conference will be held at 10:30 AM on December 11, 2019 at Garden Grove Townhouses, Hanes Drive, DuBois, PA.

Proposals must be upon the forms furnished by the Authority and must be accompanied by a certified check or bank draft, payable to the DuBois Housing Authority, negotiable U.S. Government Bonds (at par value), or a satisfactory bid bond executed by the Bidder and an acceptable surety, in a dollar amount equal to ten percent (10%) of the total bid.

Submit all required documents in a sealed envelope clearly marked:

DuBois Housing Authority - Garden Grove Electrical

Panel Replacement

ATTN: Ms. Rose Smith, Executive Director

Electrical Contract

Attention is called to all respondents that all applicable Equal Employment Opportunity requirements for federally assisted contracts must be complied with. This includes strict compliance with Executive Order 11246, as amended (establishing a goal of 6.9% for female employment and 5% minority employment); Nondiscrimination; Executive Order 11625, Minority Business Enterprises; Executive Order 12138, Women Business Enterprise; Section 3 of the Housing and Urban Development Act of 1968; Civil Rights Act of 1964; and Minority Business Participation.

Notice is hereby given that, because this is a Section 3 project, the successful bidder must, to the greatest extent feasible, use project-area businesses located in or owned in substantial part by, local residents, and to direct newly created employment/subcontracting opportunities to Section 3 residents. Any qualified Section 3 business may make written request to the Authority or Canzian/Johnston & Associates, LLC to obtain a list of all potential bidders in order to facilitate their ability to make their services known to these potential bidders.

Bidders are hereby notified that this project is subject to federal prevailing wage rates; the minimum salaries and wages as set forth in the Contract Documents must be paid on this project.

The Authority reserves the right to reject any or all bids and to waive informalities in the bidding, and to consider the competency and responsibility of the Bidders in awarding the contract.

No bid shall be withdrawn for a period of 60 days subsequent to the opening of the bids without the written consent of the Authority.

DuBois Housing Authority: Ms. Rose Smith, Executive Director

12/1/19 & 12/8/19