NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the above-named California Community
College District, acting by and through its Board of Trustees, hereinafter
referred to as the “District” will receive up to, but not later than
3 p.m. on Wednesday, November 12, 2008
, sealed bid proposals for the
award of a contract for Project #89106: Regional Fire, Sheriff & Police
Education and Training Academy at the Camarillo Airport Site

The scope of the project will include rough and fine grading, new steel
frame and concrete tilt-up building (foundations through all finish work),
exterior flatwork and landscaping (approximately 46,000 square feet).

A mandatory job walk will begin at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, September
30, 2008
. Bidders are to meet at the Heery Construction Trailer conference
room, 103 Durley Ave., Camarillo Airport site.

All bid proposals shall be submitted on forms furnished by the District.
Bids shall be received at Ventura County Community College District,
255 W. Stanley, Suite 150, Ventura, CA 93001,
(805) 652-5500. Each bid proposal shall be accompanied by: (a) the
required bid security; (b) subcontractors list; (c) non-collusion affidavit;
and (d) statement of bidder’s qualifications. Bids will be opened and
publicly read at the stated time and place.

Bid proposals must conform with, and be responsive to, the bid and
contract documents, which will be available at Cybercopy USA, 3020
Sherwin Avenue, Ventura, CA 93003, (805) 642-3292 or www.cybercopyusa.
com. Plans and Specifications will be provided at the time of
the job walk.

Each bid proposal shall be accompanied by bid security and in an
amount not less than ten percent (10%) of the maximum amount of the
bid proposal, inclusive of any additive alternate bid item(s). Failure of
any bid proposal to be accompanied by the required bid security shall
render such bid proposal to be non-responsive and rejected. The owner
reserves the right to reject any or all bid proposals or to waive any irregularities
or informalities in any bid proposal or in the bidding.

Pursuant to Public Contract Code §3300, bidder must possess a current
California Contractors License at the time that the contract for the
work is awarded.

Prevailing Wage Rates; Employment of Apprentices. This project is
subject to the provisions of Labor Code §§1720 et seq. and regulations
set forth in Title 8 §§16000 et seq. of the California Code of Regulations,
which govern the payment of prevailing wages on public works
projects. All bidders shall be governed by and required to comply with
these statutes and regulations in connection with this project. Pursuant
to Labor Code §1771, the contractor receiving award of the contract
and subcontractors of any tier shall pay not less than the prevailing
wage rates to all workers employed in the execution of the contract.
Bidders shall comply with applicable statutes and regulations, including
but not limited to Labor Code §§ 1771, 1775, 1777.5, 1813 and 1815.

The district has initiated a Labor compliance Program (“LCP”) pursuant
to provisions of Labor Code 1771.5 and other applicable law. The
Contractor and Subcontractors of any tier shall comply with the LCP
initiated and enforced by the District. For inquiries, questions or assistance
with regard to the LCP, call Golden State Labor Compliance.

Bid proposals shall not be withdrawn by any bidder for a period of ninety
(90) days after the opening of bid proposals. During this time, all
bidders shall guarantee prices quoted in their respective bid proposals.
In accordance with the provisions of California Public Contract Code
§22300, substitution of eligible and equivalent securities for any monies
to ensure performance under the contract will be permitted at the request
and expense of the contractor.

Estimated Construction Cost: $15,000,000

Gary Kuppenbender, Heery International, (805) 384-8111
Ventura County Community College District

Publish: Sept. 11, 16, 23, 2008 Ad No.VC170125