California Department of Transportation

Contract 10-1F4104(10A1837)

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Inquiry 1.) What do you mean in regards to bid item #10? It is unclear what is actually needed. Please clarify.

Response 1.)Please see Revised Standard Specification 10-1.02 WORK SEQUENCING. 15Oct2016

Inquiry 2.) Where can we obtain a lead compliance plan, as well as a water pollution control program?

Response 2.) For the Lead Compliance Plan; refer to 2010 Standard Specifications section 7-1.02K(6)(j)(ii).  For Preparing the Water Pollution Control Program refer to the link;



Inquiry 3.)Would ther3e be any possibility having an extension on the bid opening for this project ?

Response 3.) No. 15Oct2016


Inquiry 4.) In order to properly evaluate whether inclement weather will be a factor in the removal of the Treated Wood Waste, we would like to know approx. what month does Cal-Trans anticipate starting this work?

Response 4.) Submitted for consideration.


Inquiry 5.)Will Cal-Trans require HAZWOPR Training for Contractor employees who are handling the Treated Wood Waste?

Response 5.) Submitted for consideration.


Inquiry 6.)Would Cal-Trans consider postponing the bid date by 1 week to allow additional time to find Certified DVBE’s?

Response 6.) Submitted for consideration.