BID NO. 2122-0283Z Re-Bid
Prebid Date9/20/22 10:00am
Bid Date10/26/22 2:00pm
Company & Contacts
NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS CALLING FOR BIDS
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that Southwestern Community College District of San Diego
County, California, acting by and through its Governing Board, hereinafter referred to as the
“DISTRICT” will receive up to, but no later than 2:00 PM on Tuesday, October 26, 2022
Electronic-Only submittal of Bid No. 2122-0283Z, for the award of a contract for the
Landscape and Nursery Technology Project Increments 1 & 2. Bids shall be submitted
electronically through the SWC Bond Plan Room (www.swcbondplanroom.com) and shall be
opened on the date and at the time listed above.
Contractors interested in obtaining bid documents can obtain one complete set of Contract
Documents at no cost by visiting http://www.swcbondplanroom.com. Documents may be viewed
and/or downloaded. Please note that you will need to login under your company’s name and
password in order to download the plans. If you do not have a company login and/or password,
please register with the site first. Obtaining copies of the bid documents is the responsibility of
the bidder and any costs (if applicable) are non-refundable. Bidders are also responsible for
checking the website noted above for any addenda that may be posted.
The Director of the California Department of Industrial Relations has determined the general
prevailing rate of per diem wages in the locality in which this work is to be performed for each
craft or type of worker needed to execute the contract, which will be awarded to the successful
bidder, copies of which are on file and will be made available to any interested party upon
request at Southwestern Community College or online at http://www.dir.ca.gov/dlsr. It shall be
mandatory upon the Contractor to whom the contract is awarded, and upon any subcontractor
under him, to pay not less than the said specified rates to all workers employed by them in the
execution of the contract.
If the bids subject to this Notice are due on or after March 1, 2015, then pursuant to Labor Code
sections 1725.5 and 1771.1, all contractors and subcontractors that wish to bid on, be listed in
a bid proposal, or enter into a contract to perform public work must be registered with the
Department of Industrial Relations. No bid will be accepted, nor any contract entered into
without proof of the contractor’s and subcontractors’ current registration with the Department of
Industrial Relations to perform public work. If awarded a Contract, the Bidder and its
subcontractors, of any tier, shall maintain active registration with the Department of Industrial
Relations for the duration of the Project.
This Project is subject to compliance monitoring and enforcement by the Department of
Industrial Relations. In bidding on this project, it shall be the Bidder’s sole responsibility to
evaluate and include the cost of complying with all labor compliance requirements under this
contract and applicable law in its bid.
This Project is also subject to the Community Benefits Agreement (CBA) adopted by the District
on December 12, 2013. The complete agreement and associated amendments are available for
viewing and downloading at https://www.swccd.edu/swc-community/propositions-r-and-z/program-resources/community-benefits-agreement.aspx.
Minority, women, and disabled
veteran contractors are encouraged to submit bids.
Each bidder shall be a licensed contractor pursuant to the California Business and Professions Code Section 7028.15 and Public Contract Code Section 3300 and shall be licensed in the
following classification as required by the scope of work required in the above called out bid
packages: A or B Licenses. Any bidder not licensed at the time of the bid opening will be rejected
A MANDATORY Pre-Bid Conference will be held at Building 98A on the following date and time:
Tuesday September 20, 2022 at 10:00 AM. Each and every Bidder MUST attend the Pre-Bid
Conference. Prospective bidders MAY NOT re-visit the Project Site without making arrangements
through the Project Manager. The District WILL NOT accept bids from any bidder who did not
attend the Pre-Bid Conference.
Please email any questions to Gaby Arana firstname.lastname@example.org. Contractors shall reference
Bid No 2122-0283Z Landscape and Nursery Technology Project Increments 1 & 2 in the
email subject line. The final day for questions shall be September 27,2022, no later than
11:00am. No bidder may withdraw its bid for ninety (90) days following the date of the bid opening.
Bid documents available week of September 12, 2022.