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File #: 19-0017    Version: 1
Type: Agenda Item Status: Approved
File created: 12/27/2018 In control: Board of Supervisors
On agenda: 1/29/2019 Final action: 1/29/2019
Title: Department of Transportation recommending the Board consider the following pertaining to the Bassi Road at Granite Creek - Bridge Replacement Project, CIP 77128/36105001, Contract 2777: 1) Approve and adopt the Plans and Contract Documents and authorize the Chair to sign the Plans; and 2) Authorize advertisement for construction bids. FUNDING: Highway Bridge Program (100%). (Federal Funds)
Attachments: 1. A - Contract Routing Sheet, 2. B - Contract Documents, 3. C - DRAFT Plans, 4. D - Vicinity Map, 5. Executed Plan
Related files: 15-0611
Title
Department of Transportation recommending the Board consider the following pertaining to the Bassi Road at Granite Creek - Bridge Replacement Project, CIP 77128/36105001, Contract 2777:
1) Approve and adopt the Plans and Contract Documents and authorize the Chair to sign the Plans; and
2) Authorize advertisement for construction bids.

FUNDING: Highway Bridge Program (100%). (Federal Funds)
Body
DISCUSSION / BACKGROUND
The Bassi Road at Granite Creek - Bridge Replacement Project (Project) will provide a new cast-in-place pre-stressed concrete box girder bridge over Granite Creek; removal of the existing structure; grading and paving for the new bridge approaches; and, signing, striping, and drainage system improvements.

Due to federal funding, both California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) and National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) compliance are required. A CEQA Negative Declaration was approved by this Board on June 2, 2015, Item 36 (Legistar 15-0611). A California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) NEPA Categorical Exclusion Determination was issued on August 6, 2018 and a re-validation was approved on September 26, 2018. All environmental permits have been approved for this Project.

All required right of way has been acquired for the Project.

Department of Transportation (Transportation) has received an advanced construction (AC) federal funding authorization (E-76) for construction phase activities. Transportation is expected to receive the fully funded authorization prior to the start of construction activities.

The Contract Documents include all required federal provisions and incorporate the current Caltrans Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) requirements. The DBE goal is 17%.

ALTERNATIVES
1) The Board could choose to not approve the Contract Documents. Transportation will make any changes requested by the Board and return at a later date.
2) The Board could choose to not authorize advertisement for construction bid...

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