Sanctuary Drainage Project, Tacoma WA
REQUEST FOR BIDS
METROPOLITAN PARK DISTRICT OF TACOMA
Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium – Asia Forest Sanctuary Drainage Project
The Metropolitan Park District of Tacoma will receive sealed bids for Bid# 2018-24, PDZA – Asia Forest
Sanctuary Drainage Project, at the office of Planning, Design & Development, Metropolitan Park District of
Tacoma, 4702 S 19th Street, Tacoma WA 98405 until 2 p.m., December 10, 2018. Bids will be opened and
publicly read aloud at 2:05 p.m. Bids received after the appointed time set for receipt will be returned unopened.
The project includes, but is not limited to:
The removal of existing soils in two animal exhibits, installation of new improved drain lines
and other storm water improvements, importation of new soils and regrading of the exhibit
areas to include pathways, decorative shotcrete and rockwork as well as the planting of grasses
and other fauna appropriate for drainage and animal exhibits.
Minority & Women Owned Enterprises (MWBE) participation will apply.
Metro Parks Tacoma encourages an MWBE goal of eight percent (8%) on a Public Works PROJECT
ESTIMATED AT $20,000.00 OR MORE including Subcontractors: The Washington State Office of Minority
and Women’s Business Enterprises (OMWBE) certifies firms that are owned and controlled by minorities or
women, and can provide information regarding the certification process. Information about the certification status
of a particular firm is available at the following OMWBE website address www.omwbe.wa.gov, or by contacting
OMWBE at (360) 664-9750, 1110 Capitol Way S., Suite #150, PO Box 41160, Olympia, Washington 98501.
The base bid estimate range is $150,000 - $170,000. Time of completion is 60 calendar days.
A pre-bid meeting will be held at PDZA - Main Gate, 5400 N Pearl St., Tacoma WA 98407 on November 27,
2018, at 10:00 a.m. Bidders are encouraged to visit the site prior to the pre-bid conference.
Bid documents may be viewed at the following plan centers:
1. Builders Exchange of Washington, Everett, WA, 425-258-1303
2. ConstructConnect, Seattle, WA, 800-364-2059
3. DJC Plan Center, Portland, OR, 503-274-0624
4. DJC Plan Center, Seattle, WA 206-622-8272
5. Dodge Data and Analytics, Portland, OR, 413-304-2008
6. Infinite Source, Seattle, WA 866-294-6557
7. Lower Columbia Contractors Association, Longview, WA, 360-425-8820
8. Onvia Source Management, Seattle, WA, 206-373-9500
9. Small Business Incubator, Tacoma, WA, 253-722-5800
10. Southwest Washington Contractors Association, Vancouver, WA, 360-694-7922
Bid documents will be available November 16, 2018 at ARC Tacoma., 632 Broadway, Tacoma WA 98402.
Please order bid documents online at www.e-arc.com/location/tacoma/ or call (253) 383-6363 or (800) 337-8103
for availability prior to picking up documents. Project information and plan holders list is also available online.
A non-refundable check for $25.00 (per set) payable to Metro Parks Tacoma for purchase of bid documents is
required (accounts with ARC may not be used to purchase the bid documents). If you would like them mailed,
please contact ARC for additional shipping costs, payable to ARC (accounts with ARC may be used for shipping
costs). Questions may be directed to Fred Ramey, Operations Manager, at email@example.com or (253) 404-