Public Notice: Sealed Proposals will be Received for Tecklenberg Trail

Sealed proposals will be received at St. Clair Transit District, 27 North Illinois St., Belleville, Illinois, 62220 until 2:00 P.M., Tuesday, October 10, 2023, for the Tecklenberg Trail. The sealed proposals will be publicly opened and read at 2:15 P.M., Tuesday, October 10, 2023.

The proposed improvement consists of the construction of a 0.65-mile-long, 10’ wide shared-use path comprised of hot-mix asphalt pavement on aggregate base with earth shoulders, earthwork, a pedestrian bridge over Illinois Route 161, guardrail, miscellaneous drainage items, pavement markings, and other related work in accordance with the contract documents.

A Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) goal of 15% has been set for this project.

Plans and proposals can be obtained for the sum of thirty ($30.00) dollars if picked up from the office of Thouvenot, Wade & Moerchen, Inc., 4940 Old Collinsville Road, Swansea, Illinois or forty ($40.00) dollars if mailed. Plans can also be emailed or downloaded via electronic file share. Contact Josh Stein of TWM at for additional directions.

Not less than the prevailing rate of wages as found by the County or the Department of Labor, or determined by the Court on review, shall be paid to all laborers, workmen and mechanics performing work under this contract.

The successful bidder will be required to furnish a satisfactory Performance Bond or cashier’s check as required in the bid documents.

No Bidder may withdraw their bid for a period of thirty (30) days after the actual date of opening thereof. SCCTD reserves the right to reject any or all bids and to waive any informalities or technicalities in the bidding.

The bid docs can be downloaded at the following link: