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Kenmare Municipal Airport

Kenmare, North Dakota

AIP NO. 3-38-0029-016-2021

Sealed bids for the construction of

airport improvements for Kenmare

Municipal Airport, Kenmare, North

Dakota will be received by the Ken-

mare Municipal Airport Authority,

Kenmare, North Dakota until 11:00

AM CT on April 21, 2020. All bids

will be publicly opened and read

aloud at the office of KLJ, 4585

Coleman Street, Bismarck, North

Dakota. The Owner will receive mul-

tiple prime bids for general and

electrical construction or any com-

bination thereof.

The bid documents are to be mailed

or delivered to KLJ, ATTN: Shane

Steiner, PE, 4585 Coleman Street,

Bismarck, North Dakota 58503 and

shall be sealed and endorsed, “Air-

port Improvements, Kenmare Muni-

cipal Airport, AIP No 3-38-

0029-016-2021” and shall indicate

the type and number of contractor’s

license.

The proposed work includes the fol-

lowing:

Pavement rehabilitation (seal coat),

crack sealing and new pavement

markings.

Plans and specifications are on file

and may be seen at the office of the

Airport Manager, 520 Central Ave.,

Kenmare, North Dakota and at the

office of KLJ, 4585 Coleman Street,

Bismarck, North Dakota.

Complete digital project bidding do-

cuments are available at www.

kljeng.com “Projects for Bid” or

www.questcdn.com. You may down-

load the digital plan documents for

$21.00 by inputting Quest project #

7608925 on the website’s Project

Search page. Please contact

QuestCDN.com at 952-233-1632 or

info@questcdn.com for assistance

in free membership registration,

downloading and working with this

digital project information. An option

paper set of project documents is

also available for a non-refundable

price of $70.00 per set at KLJ, 4585

Coleman Street/PO Box 1157,

Bismarck, ND 58502 for each set

obtained. Contact KLJ at

701-355-8400 if you have any ques-

tions.

Each bid shall be accompanied by a

separate envelope containing a Bid

Bond in a sum equal to five percent

(5%) of the maximum bid price, exe-

cuted by the Bidder as principal and

by a surety company authorized to

do business in the State of North

Dakota, payable to the Kenmare

Municipal Airport Authority, condi-

tioned that if the principal’s bid be

accepted and the contract awarded

to him, he, within ten (10) days after

Notice of Award has been executed,

will execute and effect a contract in

accordance with the terms of his bid

and a contractor’s bond as required

by law and regulations and determi-

nations of the governing board. The

bid security of the two lowest

bidders will be retained until the No-

tice of Award has been executed,

but no longer than 60 days. The bid

security is a guarantee that the

bidder will enter into contract for

work described in the Proposal.

The Contractor shall also enclose

within the Bid Bond envelope a copy

of the bidder’s North Dakota Con-

tractor’s License or a copy of their

latest renewal certificate issued by

the Secretary of State as per North

Dakota Century Code 43-07-07 and

43-07-12. Any bid not containing this

document shall not be acceptable

and shall be returned to the Bidder.

The successful Bidder will be re-

quired to furnish a Contract Perfor-

mance Bond and Payment Bond in

the full amount of the Contract.

The Kenmare Municipal Airport Au-

thority, Kenmare, North Dakota,

reserves the right to hold all bids for

a period of 60 days after the date

fixed for the opening thereof to reject

any and all bids and waive defects

and to accept any bids should it be

deemed for the public good and also

reserves the right to reject the bid of

any party who has been delinquent

or unfaithful in the performance of

any former contract to the Owner.

The successful Bidder will have to

obtain a statement from the Office of

the State Tax Commissioner show-

ing that all taxes due and owing to

the State of North Dakota have paid

before the contract can be executed.

NOTICE OF REQUIREMENT FOR

AFFIRMATIVE ACTION to EN-

SURE EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OP-

PORTUNITY

1. The Offeror’s or Bidder’s attention

is called to the “Equal Opportunity

Clause” and the “Standard Federal

Equal Employment Opportunity

Construction Contract Specifica-

tions” set forth herein.

2. The goals and timetables for

minority and female participation,

expressed in percentage terms for

the Contractor’s aggregate work-

force in each trade on all construc-

tion work in the covered area, are as

follows:

Timetables

Goals for minority participation for

each trade: 3.0%

Goals for female participation in

each trade: 6.9%

These goals are applicable to all of

the Contractor’s construction work

(whether or not it is Federal or

federally assisted) performed in the

covered area. If the Contractor per-

forms construction work in a geo-

graphical area located outside of the

covered area, it shall apply the goals

established for such geographical

area where the work is actually per-

formed. With regard to this second

area, the Contractor also is subject

to the goals for both its federally in-

volved and non-federally involved

construction.

The Contractor’s compliance with

the Executive Order and the regula-

tions in 41 CFR Part 60-4 shall be

based on its implementation of the

Equal Opportunity Clause, specific

affirmative action obligations re-

quired by the specifications set forth

in 41 CFR 60-4.3(a) and its efforts to

meet the goals. The hours of minori-

ty and female employment and train-

ing must be substantially uniform

throughout the length of the contract,

and in each trade, and the Contrac-

tor shall make a good faith effort to

employ minorities and women even-

ly on each of its projects. The

transfer of minority or female em-

ployees or trainees from Contractor

to Contractor or from project to pro-

ject for the sole purpose of meeting

the Contractor’s goals shall be a vio-

lation of the contract, the Executive

Order and the regulations in 41 CFR

Part 60-4. Compliance with the

goals will be measured against the

total work hours performed.

3. The Contractor shall provide writ-

ten notification to the Director of the

Office of Federal Contract Compli-

ance Programs (OFCCP) within 10

working days of award of any con-

struction subcontract in excess of

$10,000 at any tier for construction

work under the contract resulting

from this solicitation. The notification

shall list the name, address, and

telephone number of the subcon-

tractor; employer identification

number of the subcontractor; es-

timated dollar amount of the subcon-

tract; estimated starting and comple-

tion dates of the subcontract; and

the geographical area in which the

subcontract is to be performed.

4. As used in this notice and in the

contract resulting from this solicita-

tion, the “covered area” is North

Dakota, Ward County, and Ken-

mare.

The Kenmare Municipal Airport Au-

thority, in accordance with the provi-

sions of Title VI of the Civil Rights

Act of 1964 (78 Stat. 252, 42 U.S.C.

Section 2000d to 2000d-4) and the

Regulations, hereby notifies all

bidders or offerors that it will affirma-

tively ensure that any contract en-

tered into pursuant to this advertise-

ment, disadvantaged business en-

terprises will be afforded full and fair

opportunity to submit bids in

response to this invitation and will

not be discriminated against on the

grounds of race, color, or national

origin in consideration for an award.

The requirements of 49 CFR part 26

apply to this contract. It is the policy

of the Kenmare Municipal Airport

Authority to practice nondiscrimina-

tion based on race, color, sex, or na-

tional origin in the award or perfor-

mance of this contract. The Owner

encourages participation by all firms

qualifying under this solicitation re-

gardless of business size or owner-

ship.

A full list of Federal Provisions by

which the Bidder must comply, are

incorporated by reference and con-

tained within the specifications.

Federal Contract Provisions are also

available at http://www.faa.gov/

airports/aip/procurement/federal_co

ntract_provisions/ and include the

following:

1. Buy American Preferences – Title

29 USC Section 50101

2. Civil Rights – Title VI Assurances

49 USC Section 47123 and FAA

Order 1400.11

3. Davis Bacon Requirements – 2

CFR Section 200, Appendix II(D)

and 29 CFR Part 5 (Applicable to

contracts exceeding $2,000)

4. Debarment and Suspension – 2

CFR Part 180 (Subpart C), 2 CFR

Part 1200, and DOT Order 4200.5

(Applicable to contracts exceeding

$25,000)

5. Trade Restriction Certification –

49 USC Section 50104 and 49 CFR

Part 30

6. Lobbying Federal Employees –

31 USC Section 1352 – Byrd

Anti-Lobbying Amendment, 2 CFR

Part 200, Appendix II(J), and 49

CFR Part 20, Appendix A (Applica-

ble to contracts exceeding

$100,000)

7. Recovered Materials – 2 CFR

Section 200.322, 40 CFR Part 247,

and Solid Waste Disposal Act (Ap-

plicable to contracts exceeding

$10,000)

Dated this 31 of March 2021.

/s/Mark Gravesen, Chairman

Mark Gravesen, Chairman

Kenmare Municipal Airport Authority

Kenmare, North Dakota

(March 31; April 7-14, 2021)

ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS

TGU SCHOOL DISTRICT #60

MECHANICAL UPGRADES

PHASE 2

302 2ND ST SE

TOWNER, ND 58788

Sealed Bids for Single Prime Con-

struction of TGU School District #60,

Mechanical Upgrades – Phase 2 will

be accepted until:

2:00 PM Central Time, Thursday,

April 29, 2021

at the office of Ackerman-Estvold

1907 17th Street SE

Minot, North Dakota

at which time and place the bids will

be opened and read aloud. Propo-

sals received after that time will not

be accepted.

Single Prime Construction Bid: All

Portions of Work – Mechanical,

Electrical, and General Construction.

Bidders may obtain Plans and

Specifications by contacting Sonya

Boykin at Ackerman-Estvold by

phone at 701-837-8737 or by email

at sonya.boykin@ackerman-estvold.

com and requesting a link providing

access to the project documents.

The Construction Documents will be

on file and may be examined at the

Office of Ackerman-Estvold, Minot,

North Dakota and the following

Builders Exchanges: Bismarck-

Mandan, Construction Plans Ex-

change, Dickinson, Fargo, Grand

Forks, Minot, Williston, North Dako-

ta; St. Paul, and Minneapolis, Min-

nesota; Construction Industry

Center, and Sioux Falls Builders Ex-

change, South Dakota.

Any contractor who obtains their

plans from an exchange and wishes

to be added to the official plan hold-

ers list or receive automatic email

notification of Addenda must also re-

gister for the project on

Ackerman-Estvold’s plan room and

download the Project documents as

detailed below or contact the Archi-

tect directly.

Each Bid must be accompanied by a

separate envelope, (attached to the

Bid Envelope) containing a Bid Bond

equal to five percent (5%) of the

amount of the Bid naming TGU

School District #60 as Obligee. The

Contractor shall also enclose within

the Bid Bond Envelope a copy of the

Bidder’s North Dakota Contractor’s

License or a copy of their latest

Renewal Certificate issued by the

Secretary of State as per North

Dakota Century Code 43-07-12. All

Contractors who submit Bids must

hold a North Dakota Contractors

License in the highest amount of

their Bids and such license must

have been in effect at least ten (10)

days prior to the date of the Bid

Opening. Any Bid not containing

these documents shall not be ac-

ceptable and shall be returned to the

Bidder unopened. See AIA Docu-

ment A701-1997 “Instructions to

Bidders” in the Project Manual for

further information.

The Owner reserves the right to re-

ject any or all bids and to waive any

informalities in bidding.

The successful bidder will be re-

quired to furnish a Payment Bond,

Performance Bond, Insurance Cov-

erages and other requirements

stipulated in the Project Manual.

No Bidder may withdraw his Bid

within 30 days of the actual date of

the opening.

A Pre-Bid Conference will be held at

TGU School District #60, 302 2nd St

SE, Towner, ND at 3:30 pm CST on

Tuesday, April 20th, 2021.

Erik Sveet, Superintendent

TGU School District #60

(April 7-14-21, 2021)

NOTICE

Des Lacs Fire Protection District An-

nual Meeting on 4-19-2021 Des

Lacs City Hall. 7 p.m., Business

Meeting and election.

Sec. Alton Nygaard.

(April 14-17, 2021)

NOTICE TO CREDITORS

Case No. 51-2021-PR-00053

IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF

WARD COUNTY, STATE OF

NORTH DAKOTA

In the Matter of the Estate of

Richard Ostby, a/k/a Richard “Dick”

Ostby, Deceased.

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that

the undersigned has been appointed

personal representative of the above

estate. All persons having claims

against the said deceased are re-

quired to present their claims within

three (3) months after the date of the

first publication or mailing of this no-

tice or said claims will be forever

barred. Claims must either be

presented to Rachelle Schereksy,

personal representative of the

above-named estate, in care of

Louser & Zent, P.C., Town & Coun-

try Center, 1015 South Broadway,

Suite 15, Minot, North Dakota

58701, or filed with the Court.

Dated this 22nd day of March, 2021.

/s/Rachelle Scheresky

Rachelle Scheresky

724 23rd Avenue Northwest

Minot, ND 58703

Diane R. Louser (ID #03882)

LOUSER & ZENT, P.C.

Town & Country Center

1015 South Broadway – Suite 15

Minot, ND 58701

Telephone No. (701) 837-4846

Attorneys for the Personal

Representative

(March 31; April 7-14, 2021)

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