DEL REY BLVD/ SANDHILL ARROYO CROSSING Bid Award City of Las Cruces Project No. 09-10-429
Background• The City received $2,000,000 in funding from the NMDOT as a result of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) of 2009 and Statewide Transportation Improvement Program (STIP) to construct road improvements on Del Rey Blvd from Starburst Ridge to Settlers Pass.• The Del Rey Blvd / Sandhill Arroyo Crossing project will include the following: – Widen the existing two lane section to a four lane section – Provide sidewalks and bike lanes – Install street lighting – Improve the roadway surface – Upgrade the existing city utilities with in the project limits – Install 15- 5’x10 concrete box culverts across the Sandhill Arroyo
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Background• Bids Received: 8• Engineers Base Bid + Add Alt. . . . . . . $2,596,167.50• Low Bid Base + Add Alt. . . . . . . . . . . $2,080,859.30 – Burn Construction, Inc. – 19.84% Below Engineers Estimate• Funding Source: ARRA, Flood Control and Utility Funds• Contract Duration: 180 Working Days.
Council Options Del Rey Blvd / Sandhill Arroyo Crossing Project• Option 1 – Award contract to Burn Construction Company, Inc. – $2,080,859.30 – $2,352,325.39 w/ Tax & Contingency• Option 2 – Reject and Re bid the project• Option 3 – Reject and Re scope the project• Option 4 – Reject and Abandon the project for a later date