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Walker Av, St Johns Av and Lauretta Pl Water Main & Sanitary Sewer Improvements


The City of Highland Park will receive Electronic bids for the:
until 11:00 a.m., April 1, 2021

Complete digital project bidding documents are available at Digital plan documents may be downloaded for a non-refundable fee of $60 by inputting Quest project #7661293 on the Project Search page. Please contact QuestCDN at 952-233-1632 or for assistance in free membership registration, downloading, and working with this digital project information. NO paper copies will be provided by the owner.

The project work consists of constructing an 8-inch water main along the limits of the project, including all associated service connections, side street tees, cut in sleeves, valves, hydrants, relevant curb & gutter and sidewalk removal & replacement, and minor landscape restoration with topsoil and sod.  The work includes construction of new 8” sanitary main and 6” sanitary service line on Lauretta Place.  The water main and sewer main will be constructed using both open trenching and boring methods.  The work includes construction of new concrete curb and gutter on St Johns Ave. with slight centerline alignment shift to the west of 1.5 feet.  The project work includes Sidewalk Removal & Replacement at various locations throughout the project limits. This project will also include patching all affected pavement from construction of the new main, and roadway resurfacing along the affected limits of Lauretta Place and St. Johns Avenue.

Bids will ONLY be received and accepted via the online electronic bid service through Bidders must be on the plan holders list through QuestCDN for bids to be accepted. To access the electronic bid form, download the project documents and click the online bidding button. The City reserves the right to accept or reject any or all bids. NO paper bids will be accepted.

Bid security is required as stated in the “Bid Security” section found on page 2 in the Instructions portion of the Bid Package.  Each prospective Bidder shall furnish a copy of a Certificate of Eligibility as issued by the Illinois Department of Transportation. (See State of Illinois Website:

The successful Bidder shall be required to furnish certificates and policies of insurance as required by the Contract.  All Contracts for the Construction of Public Works are subject to the Illinois Prevailing Wage Act (820 ILCS 130/1-12).  Contractors must provide Certified Monthly Payroll Reports.

It is the responsibility of the bidder to inspect the entire bid package and seek clarification of any item which may not be clear to them.  For questions, contact Emmanuel Gomez, City Engineer at 847.926.1145.

To Be Published:           March 18, 2021