First published in The Gardner News Wednesday, Sept. 22, 2021
Sealed bids will be received online at, until 10:00 a.m. local time, on October 26, 2021, for the construction of the Phase 2 Basin M6 Sanitary Sewer Rehabilitation and Improvements Project, Project No. 1-R-001-20.
At said time and place, and promptly thereafter, all bids that have been duly received will be publicly opened online at
The work consists of the following:
Install approximately 770 LF of new gravity sewer pipe via slip line and open trench. Install approximately 880 LF of new 6” gravity sewer laterals. Install 8 – 48” diameter manholes. Reconnect sanitary sewer laterals, complete all site work, and complete all site restoration incident to the sewer improvements.
Bid documents including drawings and specifications are on file at the office of Public Works of Olathe, Kansas, and are open for public inspections. Bid documents and drawings may be downloaded free of charge from Only bids submitted electronically at will be accepted.
An Owner’s Contingency Allowance of $50,000 will be included within the Schedule of Values. Line Item 33 shall be bid at a lump sum of $50,000. Not doing so may result in disqualification.
A satisfactory bid bond executed by the bidder or an acceptable surety, in an amount equal to five percent (5%) of the total bid for work shall be submitted with each proposal. A scanned copy of the BID BOND must be included with the online bid submitted at The original copy of the BID BOND form must be submitted to the ENGINEER within 48 hours of bid opening. Failure to submit original copy of the bid bond will result in rejection of bid and OWNER’s selection of the next low qualified bidder.
The successful bidder will be required to furnish and pay satisfactory performance and payment bond or bonds.
The City of Olathe, Kansas, reserves the right to reject any or all bids or to waive any informality in the bidding.
Bids may be held by the City of Olathe, Kansas, for a period not to exceed sixty (60) days from the date of the opening of bids for the purpose of reviewing the bids and investigating the qualifications of bidders, prior to awarding the contract.
City of Olathe, Kansas
BY Brenda Long
City Clerk