CONTRACT NO: 11-245904


In San Diego County In El Cajon From 0.4 km West To 0.2 km East Of El Cajon
Overhead And 0.2 km West To 0.2 km East Of West Main Strree Undercrossing.

Asphalt Concrete Pavement To Be Cold Planed And
Asphalt Concrete To Be Placed.

Advertise Date     03/12/01
Bids Open            04/05/01


DATE: 04/04/01

TIME: 19:00

Estimate $ 584,000.00

The responses to bidder' inquiries, unless incorporated into a formal addenda to the contract, are not a part of the contract and are provided for the bidder's convenience only. In some instances, the question and answer may represent a summary of the matters discussed rather than a word-for-word recitation. The responses may be considered along with all other information furnished to prospective bidders for the purpose of bidding on the project. The availability or use of information provided in the responses to bidder' inquiries is not to be construed in any way as a waiver of the provisions of Section 2-1.03 of the Standard Specifications or any other provision of the contract, the plans, Standard Specifications or Special Provisions, nor to excuse the contractor from full compliance with those contract requirements. Bidders are cautioned that subsequent responses or contract addenda may affect or vary a response previously given.

The Caltrans District 11 Office is located at 2829 Juan Street, San Diego, CA 92110. The mailing address is P.O. Box 85406, San Diego, CA 92186-5406. The District 11 Duty Senior telephone number is (619) 688-6635. Please submit all inquiries in the proper format by fax to (619) 688-6988 or e-mail to


Caltrans District 11 Construction Department has developed this method of answering Bidder's Inquiries to better serve the needs of the Contractors who bid on our Projects. Only when stated in the Special Provisions will contracts have posted INQUIRIES AND RESPONSES.
The BIDDER'S INQUIRIES & RESPONSES will be updated continuously and all attempts will be made to do the last posting by 15:00 on Wednesday prior to the bid opening.
Caltrans District 11 Construction Department will post all of the questions submitted by any of the contractors that are registered Planholders for that Contract, but reserves the right to not answer any questions deemed unsatisfactory for public viewing.


Inquiry No.
Plan Sheet / Specification Reference=Section 10-1.07 MAINTAINING TRAFFIC

Can the work be performed to cold plane and pave the AC area ramps contiguous with the main PCC lanes along I-8 during the weekday daytime lane closure charts?

  • No, in accordance with Section 5-1.04 PUBLIC SAFETY of the Special Provisions you must close a lane if working  - within 1.8 m of a traffic lane but not on a traffic lane.  This will require that any work within 1.8 m of the main lanes must be performed during the weekend nighttime closures allowable in Section 10-1.07 MAINTAINING TRAFFIC of the Special Provisions.
 Plan Sheet / Specification Reference=ITEM # 5 RECONSTRUCT MBGR

What is the pay method for Terminal Systems? The Special Provisions do not indicate this as part of the pay item and there is no separate item or quantity for Terminal Systems.

  • Payment for reconstructing Terminal Systems shall be in accordance with Section 4-1.03 of the Standard Specifications.





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