Downtown Wastewater Collection and Treatment System Project is out to Bid

Willow Creek Community Services District
Willow Creek, California
Wastewater Collection and Treatment System Project

Sealed bids for the construction of the Wastewater Collection and Treatment System Project will be received by Willow Creek Community Services District (WCCSD or District) at the office of 135 Willow Road, Willow Creek, CA 95573 until 3:00 PM local time on January 26, 2022, at which time the Bids will be publicly opened and read. The Project consists of constructing a wastewater collection, treatment and disposal system for the commercial and surrounding area.

The engineer’s opinion of probable cost for construction of the project is $8.1 million.

Bidding documents are available electronically at the District’s website, An electronic copy of the bidding documents can also be obtained by emailing Malia Gonzales at or Nathan Stevens at

Questions regarding the Bidding Documents shall be directed in writing to Nathan Stevens at, with a copy to Malia Gonzales at and Steven Pearl at

A pre-bid conference will be held at 10:00 am local time on January 12, 2022 at the WCCSD office, 135 Willow Road, Willow Creek, CA . Attendance at the pre-bid conference is highly encouraged but is not mandatory. Potential bidders that do not attend the Pre-Bid meeting are encouraged to visit and familiarize themselves with the site.

Prospective Bidders shall be licensed Contractors in the State of California and shall be skilled and regularly engaged in the general class or type of work called for under the Contract. Each Bidder shall have a Class A California Contractor’s license.

The Contractor shall comply with and shall cause their subcontractors to comply with all laws and regulations governing the contractor’s and subcontractors’ performance on this project including the Federal Labor Standards set forth in the Davis-Bacon Act (40 USC276(a-a5).

Bidders are notified that financing for this project is provided pursuant to the Consolidated Farm and Rural Development Act (7 U.S.C. Section 1921 et seq.) and that as allowed in Public Contract Code Section 22300, this contract does not provide for substitution of securities for any monies withheld by the Owner to ensure performance under this contract.

Bidders are further notified that this contract does not permit retainage to be placed in escrow nor to be invested for the benefit of the contractor. Section 746 of Title VII of the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2017 (Division A –Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2017) and subsequent statutes mandating domestic preference applies an American Iron and Steel requirement to this project. All iron and steel products used in this project must be produced in the United States. The term “iron and steel products” means the following products made primarily of iron and steel: lined or unlined pipes and fittings, manhole covers and other municipal castings, hydrants, tanks, flanges, pipe clamps and restraints, valves, structural steel, reinforced precast concrete, and construction materials. The de minimis, minor components, and pig iron and direct reduced iron waivers apply to this Contract.

Owner: Willow Creek Community Services District
By: Susan O’Gorman
Title: General Manager
Date: December 10, 2021