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Bid Title: Request for Proposals: Dirt Work - City of Wayne Lagon Berm
Category: Current Bids & RFPs
Status: Closed

Request for Proposals
Dirt Work - Old City of Wayne Lagoon Berm

The City of Wayne is accepting proposals for dirt work at its old lagoon located in the southeast part of the city. Proposals will be received until 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March 10, 2021.  Proposals may be mailed to the City of Wayne, Attn: Betty McGuire, City Clerk, PO Box 8, Wayne, NE 68787; submitted in person at the city offices located at 306 Pearl Street; or, emailed to .

The City anticipates contractors to propose the cost to complete the work as described below as well as a schedule to complete the work. The City would like to see the work completed as soon as possible. The City will evaluate each proposal for cost and timing. 

Below is a photo of the site with the berm to be lowered 3' highlighted in yellow.


A site visit prior to submittal is highly encouraged so contractors themselves can evaluate the quantity.

Work Items to include:
  • Approximately 3,066 cubic yards of dirt to be removed from the existing berm.
  • A new berm to be built as shown by the blue lines in the photo above. The new berm is approximately 700' long, 24' wide at bottom, and 3' tall
  • Any extra dirt shall be placed in an area south of the new berms adjacent to the existing berm.
  • Work shall begin any time after June 1, 2021 and completed by August 1, 2021. There may be an opportunity to begin work earlier.
  • Contractor shall coordinate with City staff final grading elevations and location of an entrance and exit ramp to the berm and basin.
  • All dirt shall be compacted to 90% of Standard Proctor Density with the City providing the testing.
Evaluation of criteria:
  1. Cost
  2. Completion Date (sooner the better)
  3. Proof of Insurance
Any questions concerning the above proposal requirements, please contact Wes Blecke, City Administrator at 402-375-1733.

Proof of $1,000,000 in liability insurance coverage (naming the City as an additional insured and waiving subrogation requirements) will be required before awarded contractor begins work.

The City of Wayne reserves the right to reject any or all proposals.
Publication Date/Time:
3/3/2021 12:00 AM
Closing Date/Time:
3/10/2021 2:00 PM
Submittal Information:

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