Public Notice
Kittitas County, Ellensburg WA






Sealed bids will be received by the Kittitas County Public Works, at the reception desk located  at 411 North Ruby Street, Suite 1, Ellensburg, Washington until 10:00 AM on *** August 9, 2017 *** and will then and there be opened and publicly read for the construction of the improvements.

All bid proposals shall be accompanied by a bid proposal deposit in cash, certified check, cashier's check, or surety bond in an amount equal to five percent (5%) of the amount of such bid proposal. Should the successful bidder fail to enter into such contract and furnish satisfactory performance and payment bonds within the time stated in the specifications, the bid proposal deposit shall be forfeited to the Kittitas County Public Works.

The right is reserved to reject any and all bids and to waiver informalities in the bidding.

Complete digital project bidding documents, including plans and specifications, are available at  You may download the digital plan documents for $10 by inputting Quest project #5262129 on the website’s Project Search page.  Please contact at 952-233-1632 or for assistance in free membership registration, downloading, and working with this digital project information. 

Informational copies of maps, plans and specifications are on file for inspection at the Kittitas County Public Works, 411 North Ruby Street, Suite 1, Ellensburg, WA 98926.  

The Kittitas County in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, 78 Stat. 252, 42 USC 2000d to 2000d-4 and Title 49, Code of Federal Regulations, Department of Transportation, Subtitle A, Office of the Secretary, Part 21, Nondiscrimination in Federally-Assisted Programs of the Department of Transportation issued pursuant to such Act, hereby notifies all bidders that it will affirmatively ensure that in any contract entered into pursuant to this advertisement, disadvantaged business enterprises as defined at 49 CFR Part 26 will be afforded full opportunity to submit bids in response to this invitation and will not be discriminated against on the grounds of race, color, national origin, or sex in consideration for an award.

The improvement for which bids will be received is described below:

This project provides for the improvement of Taneum Road at two separate locations.  East Taneum Road at the intersection with North Thorp Highway, MP 0.00 to MP 0.05, is to be improved by replacing an existing timber and concrete bridge, partially reconstructing the roadway approaches, and installing new traffic barrier.  West Taneum Road, MP 3.90 to MP 3.98, is to be improved by constructing a wood-studded rock revetment along Taneum Creek to restore the creek bank and provide protection for the roadway embankment by means of clearing and grubbing, erosion control, creek diversion, excavation, slope stabilization, placing rock barbs, constructing large woody debris structures, and drainage.  Improvements at both locations include traffic control and other work as detailed in the contract plans and provisions.


Specifications may be seen at the office of the Board of Commissioners and online at
Clerk of the Board

Daily Record: 07/19/2017; 07/26/2017; 08/02/2017
Daily Journal of Commerce: 07/19/2017; 07/26/2017; 08/02/2017