Current Opportunities

Entiat River Restoration Area B Project:

Chelan County Natural Resource Department solicits an Invitation to Bid for stream restoration work on the Entiat River (River Miles 19.4 – 20.1, near milepost 18 on Entiat River Road).  This work includes, but is not limited to: Temporary traffic control along Entiat River Road; Permanent and temporary improvements of access routes on private property; Clearing and grubbing and salvage of material for use in Habitat Structure construction; material excavation and re-use and/or haul and disposal; in water work site isolation; Control of in water turbidity; Wet and temporary bridge stream crossing(s); Construction of Engineered Log Jam habitat structures (19) via vibratory pile driver; Construction of side channels to connect flow paths of the floodplain to the mainstem of the Entiat River. Engineers estimate for all Work is $900,000 - $1.1 million.  Performance Period is November 2018 (projected NTP) to October 31, 2019.

A Mandatory Pre-Bid Meeting and site walk through with representatives from the Contracting Agency will be held on Thursday October 18, 10 am on-site.  Attendees shall meet at Entiat City Park, located on Lakeview Drive, Entiat 98822 and then proceed to the project site. A minimum of one representative from each Prime Contractor that intends to submit a bid is required to attend. The Contracting Agency will disregard any bid submitted from a Prime Contractor that did not have a representative attend the Pre-Bid Meeting and Site Walkthrough.

Sealed bids including the FULL BID PACKAGE for the Entiat River Restoration Area B Project will be received by Chelan County at the Board of County Commissioners Office, Chelan County Administration Building, 400 Douglas Street, Wenatchee, Washington until Monday October 29, 2018 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 “Entiat River Restoration Area B 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 Pete Cruickshank via email at or telephone 509-699-1754.

   Project Manual and Downloads:

Small Works Roster

Licensed contractors may apply directly to Chelan County Natural Resource Departments Small Works Roster for contracts of $300,000 or less by completing the application and returning it to the Chelan County Natural Resources Department office or electronically to Sofia Bjorklund at . The application can be turned in any time during the year.