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Q1) There are Traffic Signal Loop Detectors Showing on Page E-1 of the Plans, but, there is not a Bid Item for these, under what item is the Loop Detectors paid for?
A1) Please refer to Addendum No. 3 dated March 1, 2010. Loop Detectors are paid in Item 13 Modify Signal. 02Mar10
Q2) Referencing closure chart #2; Route/Direction: Northbound off ramp from Route 99 at "H" Street: I'm confused as to what the above statement is trying to tell me.
A2) Chart No. 2 of 2 shown on contract sheet 50 indicates the acceptable times and limits for road closures for the local street; South "H" Street from Rte 99 NB Off Ramp to Rte 119/South "H" street intersection. Please refer to Construction Details C-1 Sheet 2 of 11. 08Mar10