California Department of Transportation

Contract 06-0L2305(06A1579)

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Q1) Ref Bid Item 6 and Special Provision Section 10-1.02- The work of this contract, installing approximately 630 feet of guard rail and end treatments will take a qualified contractor 1 or 2 days to perform. Why is the State wasting money and time to require a biologist?? Suggest this item be deleted by addendum.

A1) Please bid per the Contract Documents.

Q2) Ref the signature page of the Special Provisions- Is this an awardable Contract without having the signature of at least one registered engineer?

A2) Submitted for Consideration.