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Q1) i don;t see any instrution in the 404 page contrack pertaning to Lead Compliance Plan
A1) Contract Sheet 59, Section 10-1.12A EARTH MATERIAL CONTAINING LEAD note the requirement for a lead compliance plan. Sheet 64 shows Bid Item No. 9, and the specifications for the Lead Compliance Plan are covered in Section 7-1.07 of the Amendments (starting on Sheet 126).