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File #: 17-0089    Version: 1 Name: Western Remac, Inc., Woodridge, Illinois
Type: Bid Recommendation Status: Approved
File created: 2/16/2017 In control: Finance Committee
On agenda: 3/9/2017 Final action: 3/9/2017
Title: PROPOSED BID RECOMMENDATION Department: Planning and Development Request: Authorization for the Forest Preserves District of Cook County (the "Preserves") to enter into a construction contract with Western Remac, Inc., primary place of business 1740 International Parkway, Woodridge, Illinois to furnish and install new gateway signage at Skokie Lagoons, Dan Ryan Woods, Thatcher Woods, Bemis Woods, Deer Grove and Palos, as well as other related work as specified in the plans and specifications. Reason: 17-80-015 Gateway Signage Districtwide. The work includes, but is not limited to, furnishing and installing new vehicle and pedestrian directional signs, entrance signs as well as custom designed interpretation kiosks and other work as described in the drawings and building specifications. Bid Opening Date: 2/10/2017 Bid Results: Firm Total Bid 1. Western Remac, Inc. $377,336.00 2. AGAE Contractors, Inc. $392,271.00 3. GMA Construction Group $458,906.00 4. Outlook D...
Indexes: ARNOLD RANDALL, General Superintendent

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PROPOSED BID RECOMMENDATION

 

Department:  Planning and Development

 

Request:  Authorization for the Forest Preserves District of Cook County (the “Preserves”) to enter into a construction contract with Western Remac, Inc., primary place of business 1740 International Parkway, Woodridge, Illinois to furnish and install new gateway signage at Skokie Lagoons, Dan Ryan Woods, Thatcher Woods, Bemis Woods, Deer Grove and Palos, as well as other related work as specified in the plans and specifications.

 

Reason:   17-80-015 Gateway Signage Districtwide. The work includes, but is not limited to, furnishing and installing new vehicle and pedestrian directional signs, entrance signs as well as custom designed interpretation kiosks and other work as described in the drawings and building specifications.

 

Bid Opening Date:  2/10/2017

 

Bid Results:

 

Firm                                                                                                                              Total Bid

1. Western Remac, Inc.                                                                                    $377,336.00

2. AGAE Contractors, Inc.                                                               $392,271.00

3. GMA Construction Group                                                               $458,906.00

4. Outlook Design & Construction, Inc.                                          $518,253.00

5. Misfits Construction Co.                                                               $578,100.00

6. dsi Associates, Inc.                                                                                    $748,427.18

 

Estimated Fiscal Impact: $377,336.00

 

Contract Period:  One hundred eighty (180) days from notice to proceed

 

Account Name/Number:  Land Development accounts: 51025.560019, 51026.560019, 51054.560019, 51055.560019, 51056.560019, 51057.560019 and 51009.560019

 

District(s): 4,13,14,16 and 17 

 

Concurrence(s):

The vendor has met the Minority and Women Business Enterprise Ordinance provision.

The Chief Attorney and Chief Financial Officer have approved this item.