ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS THE PARK DISTRICT OF THE CITY OF FARGO PLAYGROUND IMPROVEMENTS Sealed bids will be received at the office of The Park District of the City of Fargo, 701 Main Ave until 2:00 P.M., April 13, 2023 and then opened and read aloud for the Fargo Park District 2023 Playground Improvements. Bids shall be on the basis of cash payment for work performed. All work included in the contract must be completed on or before December 1, 2023. Bids must be submitted on copies of the bid form in the specifications and must be accompanied by a separate envelope containing a bidder’s bond in a sum equal to five percent (5%) of the full amount of the bid executed by the bidder as principal and by a surety company authorized to do business in this state, conditioned that if the bidder’s bid be accepted and the contract be awarded to the bidder, the bidder, within ten (10) days after notice of award, will execute and effect a contract in accordance with the terms of the bidder’s bid and a contractor’s bond as required by law and the regulations and determinations of The Park District of the City of Fargo. The successful bidder will be required to furnish a performance and payment Bond in the full amount of their contract. The plans and specifications may be examined at the following locations: MBN Engineering, Inc., 503 7th St N, Suite 200, Fargo, ND 58102 Builders Exchange - Fargo, Bismarck, Minneapolis, St. Paul, St. Cloud Dodge Data and Analytics Bidding Documents can be downloaded for a non-refundable charge of $22.00. Planholders are parties that have downloaded the plans and specifications. Planholders will be notified via email as addenda are issued. Parties that download the plans and specifications and need to have them printed elsewhere are solely responsible for those printing costs. The sales of paper copies for projects listed on this site are not available. Contact at 952-233-1632 or for assistance in viewing or downloading with this digital project information. Refer to eBidDoc# 8425918. Bidders must hold a North Dakota Contractor’s License and carry North Dakota Workers’ Compensation Insurance as required by law. The required bid bond envelope shall also contain a copy of the Contractor’s License or Certificate of Renewal thereof issued by the Secretary of State as required by law. The Park District of the City of Fargo reserves the right to hold all bids for a period of sixty (60) days after the day fixed for the opening of the bids, and the right to reject any or all bids and to waive any informalities. No bid will be read or considered which does not fully comply with the above provisions as to bond and licenses and any deficient bid will be resealed and returned to the bidder immediately. THE PARK DISTRICT OF THE CITY OF FARGO (March 22 & 29; April 5, 2023)