The bid opening date has been changed to Monday, October 19th at 2:00pm local time. The location has not changed.
Addendum #2 has posted. See attached file:
Illinois State University at Uptown Crossing
1220 Campus Box
100 South Fell Avenue, Suite D
Normal, IL 61790
REGISTRATION IN A U.S. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR APPROVED APPRENTICESHIP & TRAINING PROGRAM IS REQUIRED ON PUBLIC WORKS BY PROCUREMENT CODE (30 ILCS 500/30-22). Illinois State University requests that you submit a Certificate of Registration in an approved Apprenticeship and Training Program issued by the Office of Apprenticeship Training, Employer and Labor Services, Bureau of Apprenticeship and Training, with your bid.
PORTIONS OF THIS WORK TAKE PLACE ON K-12 SCHOOL PROPERTY. To enter a contract with Illinois State University, your firm must complete the background check process described in the background check terms of the contract in the front ends (pgs 29-33).Do not submit any background check information with your bid.
PRE-BID MEETING: There is no pre-bid meeting for this bid. The University is committed to transparent, competitive bidding and welcomes requests for information and questions concerning this bid. All answers will be posted via addendum. To give questions appropriate consideration and to give bidders time to respond to the resulting clarifications, the University requests that all questions be submitted no later than 4:30pm CST on Thursday, October 8, 2015 to Corey W. Leslie at firstname.lastname@example.org. The University cannot guarantee a response to questions received after this time.
Bidders are responsible for familiarizing themselves with existing conditions. Metered parking and pay lots are available at various locations on and adjacent to campus. Bidders are responsible for parking fees and any fines incurred.
This transaction is subject to the State Board of Elections registration and certification requirements of Public Act 095-0971.
The State of Illinois has a policy to encourage prospective vendors to hire qualified veterans, minorities, females, persons with disabilities and ex-offenders.