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Call for Bids – City of Leavenworth Hwy 2 Crosswalk Improvements »

CALL FOR BIDS
CITY OF LEAVENWORTH
HIGHWAY 2 CROSSWALK IMPROVEMENTS

Notice is hereby given that sealed bids will be received by the City of Leavenworth City Clerk until 2:00 PM on August 3rd, 2018, at which time bids will be opened and publicly read aloud.

A mandatory pre-bid conference will be held at 1:00 PM on Friday, July 27, 2018, at Leavenworth City Hall.

Bid proposals may be sent by mail, or hand delivered, to the City Clerk at City of Leavenworth, City Hall, 700 Hwy 2, Leavenworth, WA 98826, prior to the opening. The envelope shall be plainly marked with “SEALED BID for the City of Leavenworth – Highway 2 Crosswalk Improvements” and shall clearly indicate the name and address of the bidder. The bid opening will take place at the City of Leavenworth, City Hall, 700 Hwy 2, Leavenworth, WA 98826. Proposals received after the time fixed for opening will not be considered.

The improvements for which bid will be received are generally described below:
Includes removal and replacement of sidewalk, curb and gutter and roadway for the installation of two hawk signal systems one LED RRFB traffic signal system. Includes pavement markings, permanent signing, curb ramps, directional boring, and concrete paver sidewalk.

Bids must be completed on a lump sum and unit price basis as indicated on the BID PROPOSAL, and the total price shall be used for comparison of bids. The owner reserves the right to waive any informalities, minor defects, or to reject any or all bids.

All bid proposals shall be accompanied by a bid proposal deposit in cash, certified check, cashier’s check, or surety bond in the amount equal to five (5%) of the amount of such bid proposal. Should the successful bidder fail to enter into such contract and furnish satisfactory performance bond within the same time stated in the specifications, the bid proposal deposit shall be forfeited to the City of Leavenworth.

The City of Leavenworth in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, 78 Stat. 252, 42 U.S.C. 2000d to 2000d-4 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 is will affirmatively ensure that in any contract entered into pursuant to this advertisement, disadvantaged business enterprises as defined at 49 CFR Part 26 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, national origin, or sex in consideration for an award.

Plans, specifications, addenda, bidders list, and plan holders list for this project will be available July 13, 2018 from Builders Exchange Online Plan Center. Free access is provided to Prime Bidders, Subcontractors, and Vendors by going to: http://www.bxwa.com, and clicking on: Posted Projects > Public Works > City of Leavenworth > Projects Bidding. Bidders are encouraged to receive automatic email notifications of future addenda and to be placed on the Bidders List. This online plan center provides Bidders with fully usable online documents, with the ability to download, print, and order full or partial plan sets. Contract documents are also on file for inspection at the City of Leavenworth, City Hall, 700 Highway 2, Leavenworth, WA, and area plan centers.

If a bidder has questions regarding this Call for Bids, please contact City of Leavenworth, Herb Amick, Public Works Director or Joel Walinski, City Administrator at (509) 548-5275. No bidder may withdraw their bid after the hour set for the opening thereof or before award of contract, unless said award is delayed for a period of exceeding thirty (30) days.

First Daily Journal of Commerce
Publication: Friday, July 13, 2018

Second Daily Journal of Commerce
Publication: Friday, July 20, 2018

Click on Call for Bids to print a copy



Survey: Downtown Parking Study »

City of Leavenworth

May 3, 2018

Thank you to everyone that attended last evening’s Parking Study Open House!

 

 

 

 

 

 

For those of you who could not attend or have additional comments, a survey/questionnaire is available online at:

https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/WWFKTL5

 

 

 

 

 

 

If you would like additional information on the Parking Study to date, the Guiding Principles Summary and Data Summary are available via the City Website:

http://cityofleavenworth.com/city-services/facilities/parking/leavenworth-parking-study/


Now Hiring Assistant Managers for the Pool Season »

Leavenworth Community Pool Assistant Managers

The City of Leavenworth, is seeking applications for full-time Assistant Managers for the City of Leavenworth Community Pool for the 2018 summer pool season.

Applicant must be 18 years old with current lifeguard and Water Safety Instructor (WSI) Certification; two (2) summers of pool experience are required and must be available to work April 16, 2018 through September 6, 2018.

The position of Assistant Manager reports to and works with the Pool Manager, will act as a shift lead, supervises staff and clean-up, instructs swim lessons, provides lifeguard duties, checks pool chemistry, responds to emergency situations, enforces pool rules, handles cash, and always maintains a professional attitude and appearance.

The salary range for Assistant Pool Manager is $12.00 – $15.00 per hour depending on qualifications.

To request an application packet, contact the City of Leavenworth at (509) 548-5275 or 700 US Highway 2, Leavenworth, WA 98826 or visit the City’s website at www.cityofleavenworth.com to download this job description and application. The City of Leavenworth is an equal opportunity employer.

Applications will begin the review process on April 2, 2018


Now Hiring Lifeguards for the Pool Season »

Now Hiring: Leavenworth Community Pool Lifeguards

The City of Leavenworth, an equal opportunity employer, is now accepting applications for Certified Lifeguards or those willing to become certified. In addition to applicable certifications, job seekers must possess strong public relations and communication skills, along with the ability to understand and implement all rules related to the facility. Job applications are available at City Hall, 700 US Hwy. 2, from 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM, via our website at www.cityofleavenworth.com, or by contacting us at 509-548-5275.

Applications will begin the review process on May 1, 2018


Autumn Leaf Festival & Parade Street Closures – Sep 23-24, 2017 »

The Autumn Leaf Festival and Parade will take place on Saturday, September 23rd; activities will continue through Sunday the 24th in the downtown area. Street closures/detours on Saturday and Sunday are as follows:

Saturday – September 24th

West bound Highway 2 will be closed at Chumstick Highway from 11:30 – 2:00 PM. You may detour through town via East Leavenworth Road to Icicle Road during that time. If you do not detour, you will be forced to turn on Chumstick Highway north.

East bound Highway 2 will be closed at Icicle Road from 11:30 – 2:00 PM. You must detour through town via Icicle Road to East Leavenworth Road during that time. If you are a local resident with a picture ID, you will be let through, provided you reside within that vicinity of town.

Front Street will be closed during the Parade from 14th Street to Highway 2. Once the Parade is over at 2:00 PM, Front Street will reopen from 14th Street to 9th Street and remain closed from 9th Street to Hwy 2. There will be full access on 9th Street for the remainder of the weekend. 8th Street downtown will also be closed from Front Street to Commercial Street on Saturday and Sunday.

Sunday – September 24th

Front Street will be closed from 9th Street to Hwy 2 and reopen at 3:30 PM.

Check the attached maps to review the parade route, street closure, and detours. All side streets throughout town will be barricaded during the parade, 11:30 – 2:00 PM.

Parade Route / Street Closure Map

Downtown Street Closure Map


Public Notice – Informational Meeting for the 2017 City of Leavenworth Draft Water System Plan »

Public Notice

Informational Meeting for the 2017 City of Leavenworth
Draft Water System Plan

The City of Leavenworth has submitted the 2017 Draft Water System Plan (WSP) to Washington State Department of Health for review. In accordance with the requirements of WAC 246-290-100(8)(a) the City is holding an informational meeting for the water system consumers to provide an opportunity for the public to comment on the WSP. A copy of the WSP is available for review at City Hall for those who wish to review the WSP prior to the meeting or from our website at http://cityofleavenworth.com/city-government/public-works/water/.

Date, time and location details:

Date:  September 12, 2017
Time:  6:45 PM
Location:  City Hall Council Chambers,
700 US-2
Leavenworth, WA 98826

Click here for a printable Public Notice



Now Hiring: Festhalle Custodian / Janitor – 24 Hrs/week »

FESTHALLE CUSTODIAN / JANITOR
24 HR/WEEK

The City of Leavenworth is now accepting applications for the Festhalle Custodian/Janitor position. This position is scheduled for a maximum of 24 hours per week with an hourly wage of $11.00 – 15.00/hr. Applicants must be a  minimum of 21 years old and hold a WA State Driver’s License with a record that is acceptable to the City. The position will require the applicant to pass a pre-employment physical and drug screening.  Individual must be able to work weekends, holidays, early mornings, and evenings. Duties include all necessary janitorial cleaning tasks and event setups as required for Festhalle events.

Job application and full job description are available on this web page, at City Hall, 700 US Highway 2, from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM, via our website at http://www.cityofleavenworth.com/city-government/employment/, or by contacting us at (509) 548-5275.

Applicants will be interviewed upon submittal of application. Job will remain open until filled. The City of Leavenworth is an equal opportunity employer.


Public Participation Program Revised for Comp Plan Update »

Leavenworth is undertaking a major periodic review of the Comprehensive Plan as required by the Washington State Growth Management Act. The Public Participation Program has been revised to include additional dates/times for the public to attend the Planning Commission Subcommittee meetings and provide comment and feedback regarding the update to the City’s Comprehensive Plan.

City of Leavenworth Comprehensive Plan Update
Public Participation Program – Revised June 2017



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