Natural Resources

Current Opportunities

County Section 1 PCT Thinning Project:

Chelan County Natural Resource Department solicits an Invitation to Bid for the County Section 1 PCT Thinning Project, near Beehive Reservoir in Chelan County. This contract provides for 105 acres of pre-commercial thinning which includes machine (masticator) and hand work (lop and scatter) to reduce fuel loading and prepare the unit for prescribed burning as identified on the Contract Plans.  Performance Period is October 1, 2020 to July 15, 2021. Engineers Estimate is $65-70K.

An optional Pre-Bid site walk through with representatives from the CONTRACTING AGENCY will be held on Wednesday, August 26th, 2020 at 10:00 A.M. Attendees should meet at the gravel pull-out across from the Beehive Road turnoff on Squilchuck Road. From this location the group shall proceed to the Project Area, located approximately 2 miles west. A minimum of one representative from each Prime Contractor that intends to submit a bid is encouraged to attend.

Sealed bids including the complete Bid Package for the County Section 1 PCT Thinning Project will be received by Chelan County at the Board of County Commissioners Office, Chelan County Administration Building, 400 Douglas Street, Wenatchee, Washington until Tuesday, September 8, 2020 at 11:00 A.M., at which time the bids will be publicly opened and read aloud. Sealed bids must be received by the Clerk of the Board of Commissioners in a sealed envelope clearly marked:

BID PROPOSAL for “County Section 1 PCT Thinning Project”.

Hard Copies of the Project Manual and Bid Package are available upon request and can be picked up from Chelan County Natural Resource Department, located at 411 Washington Ave, Suite 201, Wenatchee Wa 98801. Questions regarding the project can be submitted to Erin Mckay via email at Erin.Mckay@co.chelan.wa.us. 

Project Manual and Downloads:

Project Manual
Project Map

Snow Lakes #1 Trail Bridge Project:

Chelan County Natural Resource Department solicits an Invitation to Bid for the replacement of an existing timber bridge over Icicle Creek, five miles outside of Leavenworth, WA. This contract consists of, but not limited to, providing all materials, labor, and equipment to remove an existing 7 foot driving surface width x 112 foot long timber deck and glu lam girders and install a 123 foot length timber deck steel girder bridge.  Work includes refurbishment of existing concrete approach abutments; Furnishment and installation of steel wide flange girders, bearing supports, and bearings on existing piers, existing abutments and new abutments; Furnishment and installation of glued-laminated deck plank system; Furnishment and installation of rough sawn timber guardrail system; Construct cast-in-place or install new precast reinforced abutments; Stockpiling glulam girders from existing bridge; Disposal of all other existing bridge materials; Regrading and widening of approach access paths, riprap slope protection, and associated approach work, all in accordance with the attached Contract Plans, these Contract Provisions, and the Standard Specifications.

Performance period is November 1-December 11, 2020. Engineers estimate is $375k.

An optional Pre-Bid site walk through with representatives from the CONTRACTING AGENCY will be held virtually via Zoom on Monday, August 17th, 2020 at 11:00 AM. Please contact Mary Jo Sanborn in advance to provide your contact information if you plan on joining.

Pre-Bid Walkthough Information: Please join the meeting 5 minutes in advance to ensure the connection is functioning. Bidders may choose between computer audio via Zoom or a telephone dial in connection for audio at 253-215-8782 Meeting ID listed above. If difficulties are encountered: please contact Mary Jo Sanborn for assistance. A representative from each Prime Contractor that intends to submit a bid is encouraged to attend.

Topic: Snow Lakes #1 Trail Bridge Project - Pre-Bid Site Walk Through
Time: Aug 17, 2020 11:00 AM Pacific Time (US and Canada)

Join Zoom Meeting here: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84538073253

Meeting ID: 845 3807 3253

Sealed bids including the complete Bid Package for the Snow Lakes #1 Trail bridge will be received by Chelan County at the Board of County Commissioners Office, Chelan County Administration Building, 400 Douglas Street, Wenatchee, Washington until Tuesday, September 8th, 2020 at 10:59:59 A.M., at which time the bids will be publicly opened and read aloud. Sealed bids must be received by the Clerk of the Board of Commissioners in a sealed envelope clearly marked: BID PROPOSAL for “Snow Lakes #1 Trail Bridge Project”.

Hard Copies of the Project Manual and Bid Package are available upon request and can be picked up from Chelan County Natural Resource Department, located at 400 Washington Ave, Suite 201, Wenatchee Wa 98801.  Questions regarding the project can be submitted to Pete Cruickshank via email at pete.cruickshank@co.chelan.wa.us 

Project Manual and Downloads:

Posted: 03/16/2018 01:31 PM
Last Updated: 09/08/2020 09:39 PM

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