Request for Proposal – Hudson River Skywalk: Connecting Art, History and Landscape

Request for Proposal – Hudson River Skywalk: Connecting Art, History and Landscape

Request for Proposal

Hudson River Skywalk: Connecting Art, History and Landscape; Colewood Avenue to Thomas Cole National Historic Site Segment

Description: Greene County is engaged in the development of the Hudson River Skywalk project. The project being bid is the construction of a 0.16 mile walking path beginning at the intersection of NYS Rt. 23 and Colewood Avenue, to the Thomas Cole National Historic Site. Proposed improvements include an asphalt paved walkway, fencing, unit block retaining wall, site amenities, site demolition, and landscaping.

Plans and specifications in digital format can be downloaded at or at Project bidding documents are also available in a compact disc (CD) format at the office of the Clerk of the Legislature, 411 Main Street, Suite 408, Catskill, NY 12414, during business hours, at a forty-nine dollar ($49) charge.  Bid documents may be examined at no expense at the office of the Greene County Planning and Economic Development, 411 Main Street, Catskill, New York 12414, phone (518) 719-3290.

This project is funded by a grant provided by the New York State Department of State, Contract No. C100940. The MWBE utilization requirements for this project are 15% MBE and 15% WBE. New York State Department of Labor Prevailing Wage Rate Schedule and conditions of employment apply for this project.

Bids shall be stated as stipulated sums with allowances.

Bids shall be submitted as per the project manual.

Bids shall be submitted on the project Bid Form with required attachments.

The contract will be awarded based upon the lowest qualified bid with the sponsor having the right to reject all bids.

Greene County, in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and 78 Stat. 252, 42 USC 2000d-d4 and Title 49, Code of Federal Regulations, Department of Transportation, Subtitle A, Office of the Secretary, part 21, Nondiscrimination in federally assisted programs of the Department of Transportation issued pursuant to such Act, hereby notifies all bidders that it will affirmatively ensure that any contract entered into pursuant to this advertisement, minority business enterprises will be afforded full opportunity to submit bids in response to this invitation and will not be discriminated against on the grounds of race, color, sex, or national origin in consideration for an award.

An optional Pre-Bid Conference will be held on the date of Thursday, July 26, 2016 at 10:00am in Room 427 at the Greene County Offices, 411 Main Street, Catskill NY 12414.

Bid Document Release: 7/12/2018         10:00 AM

Pre-Bid Conference:       7/26/2018            10:00 AM

Bid Due:                               8/3/2018             2:00 PM

Contract Start:                  8/23/2018

Location:                             Village of Catskill, Greene County


Contact 1:     Warren Hart, Deputy County Administrator

Greene County Planning and Economic Development

 411 Main Street

Catskill, NY 12414

(518) 719-3290


Contact 2:  Jere Tatich, RLA

Elan Planning and Design, PLLC

18 Division Street, Suite 304

Saratoga Springs, New York 12866

(518) 306-3702


Submit Bids To:  Tammy L. Sciavillo, Clerk

Greene County Legislature

411 Main Street, Suite 408

Catskill, NY 12414

(518) 719-3270

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