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INVITATIONS TO BID

Bridge No. 135 Superstructure Replacement - OPEN
The Porter County Department of Development and Storm Water Management will receive sealed bids for this project until 9:30 a.m. local time on Tuesday, April 30, 2019, at the Office of the Auditor, Porter County Administration Center, 155 Indiana Ave., Ste 204, Valparaiso, IN 46383.  Bids will be opened and read aloud on Thursday, May 2, 2019, at a meeting of the Porter County Board of Commissioners, to be held at 10:00 a.m. local time at the Porter County Administration Center, 155 Indiana Ave., Ste 205, Valparaiso, IN 46383.  A pre-bid meeting will be held at 11 a.m. local time on Tuesday, April 23, 2019, at the Porter County Administration Center, 155 Indiana Ave., Ste. 311, Valparaiso, IN 46383.  All prospective bidders are encouraged to attend and participate in the meeting.

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Rehabilitation of Porter County Bridge Nos. 152 & 208 - OPEN
The Porter County Department of Development and Storm Water Management will receive sealed bids for this project until 9:30 a.m. local time on Tuesday, April 30, 2019 at the Office of the Auditor, Porter County Administration Center, 155 Indiana Ave., Ste. 204, Valparaiso, IN 46383.  Bids will be opened and read aloud on Thursday, May 2, 2019 at a meeting of the Porter County Board of Commissioners, to be held at 10:00 a.m. local time at the Porter County Administration Center, 155 Indiana Ave., Ste 205, Valparaiso, IN 46383.  A pre-bid meeting will be held at 10:00 a.m. local time on Tuesday, April 23, 2019, at the Porter County Administration Center, 155 Indiana Ave., Ste 311, Valparaiso, IN 46383.  All prospective bidders are encouraged to attend and participate in the meeting.

Please see links below for further details.

Asphalt Pavement 1.5 Inch Inlay Project - CR 400N from CR 325E to 345E 400N - OPEN
The Porter County Highway Department will receive sealed bids for this project until 9:30 a.m. local time on Tuesday, April 30, 2019, at the Office of the Auditor, Porter County Administration Center, 155 Indiana Ave., Ste. 204, Valparaiso, IN 46383.  Bids will be opened and read aloud on Thursday, May 2, 2019, at a meeting of the Porter County Board of Commissioners, to be held at 10:00 a.m. local time at the Porter County Administration Center, 155 Indiana Ave., Ste 205, Valparaiso, IN 46383.

Please see links below for further details.


Asphalt Pavement 2.0 Inch Inlay Project - N. Calumet Ave. from 4607 N Calumet Ave. to US Highway 6 - CLOSED
The Porter County Highway Department will receive sealed bids for this project until 9:30 a.m. local time on Tuesday, April 9, 2019, at the Office of the Auditor, Porter County Administration Center, 155 Indiana Ave., Ste. 204, Valparaiso, IN 46383. Bids will be opened and read aloud on Tuesday, April 9, 2019, at a meeting of the Porter County Board of Commissioners, to be held at 10:00 a.m. local time at the Porter County Administration Center, 155 Indiana Ave., Ste. 205, Valparaiso, IN 46383.

Please see links below for further details:
Calumet Ave. Contract Information Book
Calumet Ave. Contract Information Book-Addendum 1


Asphalt Pavement 1.5 Inch Inlay Project - Meridian Rd. from Spectacle Dr. to US Highway 6 -
CLOSED
The Porter County Highway Department will receive sealed bids for this project until 9:30 a.m. local time on Tuesday, April 9, 2019, at the Office of the Auditor, Porter County Administration Center, 155 Indiana Ave., Ste. 204, Valparaiso, IN 46383. Bids will be opened and read aloud on Tuesday, April 9, 2019, at a meeting of the Porter County Board of Commissioners, to be held at 10:00 a.m. local time at the Porter County Administration Center, 155 Indiana Ave., Ste. 205, Valparaiso, IN 46383.

Please see links below for further details:
Meridian Rd. Contract Information Book
Meridian Rd. Contract Information Book-Addendum 1


Asphalt Pavement 2.0 Inch Inlay Project - Sturdy Rd. from CFE Railroad to US Highway 30 - CLOSED

The Porter County Highway Department will receive sealed bids for this project until 9:30 a.m. local time on Tuesday, April 9, 2019, at the Office of the Auditor, Porter County Administration Center, 155 Indiana Ave., Ste. 204, Valparaiso, IN 46383. Bids will be opened and read aloud on Tuesday, April 9, 2019, at a meeting of the Porter County Board of Commissioners, to be held at 10:00 a.m. local time at the Porter County Administration Center, 155 Indiana Ave., Ste. 205, Valparaiso, IN 46383.

Please see links below for further details:
Sturdy Rd. Contract Information Book
Sturdy Rd. Contract Information Book-Addendum 1


Bridge No. 126 Replacement - CR 700 N over Salt Creek -
CLOSED

The Porter County Department of Development and Storm Water Management will receive sealed bids for this project until 9:30 a.m. local time on Tuesday, March 19, 2019, at the Office of the Auditor of Porter County, 155 Indiana Ave., Ste 204, Valparaiso, IN 46383.  


Please see links below for further details:

The following documents are available for download:  

Porter County Ordinance 13-15
Supplemental Design and Constructions Standards / Specifications
as adopted by the Porter County Board of Commissioners November 19, 2013



Porter County Construction Standards/Specifications Standard Drawings


PORTER COUNTY BRIDGE #62 REHABILITATION PROJECT

Legal Notice Of Planned Improvement

FINAL - Signed by INDOT

Porter County Bridge No. 62 Preliminary Plan Set

Contact Us
Mike Novotney, PE
County Engineer & Director of Engineering

M. Matt Gavelek, PE
Senior Highway Engineer

Jamie Uzelac
Permit & Utility Technician

Ph: 219-465-3530
Fax: 219-465-3543
Email

County Administration Center
155 Indiana Avenue, Suite 311
Valparaiso, IN 46383