Tricounty News


NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS –Sealed bids will be received until 10:00 A.M., May 23, 2013, by the Meeker County Highway Department, at 422 South Johnson Drive, Litchfield, MN 55355. The bids will be publicly opened and read aloud at the aforementioned place and time for the furnishing of all labor and materials for the bituminous paving of Township projects 110-335-13 and 110-650-13 approximately 2 miles in Meeker County.

Major work includes: AGGREGATE BASE, BITUMINOUS SURFACING AND SHOULDERING. Major estimated construction quantities are as follows:

2,905 Ton Aggregate Base 

3,466 Ton Type SP Bituminous Surfacing 

Complete digital project bidding documents are available at You may download the digital plan documents for $30.00 each by inputting Quest project # 2651564 and 2650887 on the website’s Project Search page. Please contact at (952) 233-1632, or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , for assistance in free membership registration, downloading, and working with this digital project information.

The Township Board reserves the right to waive any informality in any bid and reject any and all bids.

Bids must be accompanied by a Certified Check or Corporate Surety Bond made payable to Forest Prairie Township in the amount of at least 5 percent of the bid.

By order of the Forest Prairie Twp. Commissioners, Meeker County Minnesota.

Dated: 4/25/13

Mark Spies

Meeker County Highway Department

422 South Johnson

Litchfield, Minnesota 55355

Published in the Tri-County News Thursdays, May 2 and 9, 2013.