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New public notices published in the issue of April 27, 2018

MINNESOTA SECRETARY OF STATECERTIFICATE OF ASSUMED NAMEMinnesota Statues Chapter 333
The filing of an assumed name does not provide a user with exclusive rights to that name. The filing is required for consumer protection in order to enable consumers to be able to identify the true owner of a business.
ASSUMED NAME: Knights of Columbus Caouette Agency
PRINCIPAL PLACE OF BUSINESS: 540 2nd St. S., Winsted, MN 55395 USA
NAMEHOLDER(S): R. Joseph Caouette, 540 2nd St. S., Winsted, MN 55395 USA
By typing my name, I, the undersigned, certify that I am signing this document as the person whose signature is required, or as agent of the person(s) whose signature would be required who has authorized me to sign this document on his/her behalf, or in both capacities. I further certify that I have completed all required fields, and that the information in this document is true and correct and in compliance with the applicable chapter of Minnesota Statutes. I understand that by signing this document, I am subject to the penalties of perjury as set forth in Section 609.48 as if I had signed this certificate under oath.
Date: 3/15/2018
/s/ R. Joseph Caouette
Published in the Herald Journal April 27 and May 4, 2018.

County Highway Project
Close Thursday, May 24, 2018
Buffalo, Minnesota
Advertisement for Bids - Notice is hereby given that electronic bids will be accepted through the Wright County online bid system until 11:30 AM on Thursday, May 24, 2018, for the project listed below:
STATE AID PROJECT NO. SAP 086-608-032; CP 86-8-181
CONTRACT NO. 1809
LOCATION: CSAH 8/57/Elm Av S, Maple Lake
TYPE OF WORK: HDPE Pipe Sewer, Mini-Roundabout
Approximate major items of work are:
Remove Bituminous Pavement: 2,700 SY;
Mill Bituminous Surface: 1,600 SY;
Aggregate Base Class 3 & Class 5 (CV): 400 CY;
Concrete Pavement 7.0”: 3 00 SY;
Type SP 12.5 Wearing Course Mix (4,C): 580 TON;
15” RC Pipe Sewer Design 3006: 70 LF;
4”-6” Concrete Walk: 5,400 SF;
Concrete Curb and Gutter Design B618, D412, D424: 2,700 LF;
Lighting Unit 6D-40: 8 EA;
24” HDPE Pipe Sewer: 1504 LF
Construct Drainage Structure Design Drop Inlet: 16 EACH
All project plans, proposal, instruction for bidders, the bid form and all other requirements are available at https://egram.co.wright.mn.us
The advertisement for this project may also be viewed at the MnDOT State Aid for Local Transportation eAdvert web site.
There is no cost to download the bid documents. However, there is a $25 fee to submit a bid electronically through bidVAULT.
Virgil Hawkins County Engineer
Published in the Herald Journal April 27, May 4, and 11, 2018.

County Highway Project
Close Thursday, May 24, 2018
Buffalo, Minnesota
Advertisement for Bids - Notice is hereby given that electronic bids will be accepted through the Wright County online bid system until 11:20 AM on Thursday, May 24, 2018, for the project listed below:
COUNTY PROJECT NO. CP 86-34-135
CONTRACT NO. 1808
LOCATION: Intersection of CSAH 34 and CR 134, Buffalo
TYPE OF WORK: Roundabout
LENGTH: 0.80 miles
Approximate major items of work are:
Remove Bituminous Pavement: 12,000 SY;
Excavation (Common/Subgrade): 10,000 CY;
Aggregate Base Class 3 (CV): 8,200 CY;
Aggregate Base Class 5 (CV): 3,200 CY;
Curb and Gutter Design (B624/D424): 5,000 LF;
7” Concrete Pavement: 425 SY;
SP 12.5 Non-Wearing Course Mixture: 1,900 TON;
SP 9.5 Wearing Course Mixture: 1,200 TON;
3” Bituminous Walk: 11,120 SF;
All project plans, proposal, instruction for bidders, the bid form and all other requirements are available at https://egram.co.wright.mn.us
The advertisement for this project may also be viewed at the MnDOT State Aid for Local Transportation eAdvert web site.
There is no cost to download the bid documents. However, there is a $25 fee to submit a bid electronically through bidVAULT.
Virgil Hawkins County Engineer
Published in the Herald Journal April 27, May 4 and 11, 2018.

County Highway Project
Close Thursday, May 24, 2018
Buffalo, Minnesota
Advertisement for Bids - Notice is hereby given that electronic bids will be accepted through the Wright County online bid system until 11:00 AM on Thursday, May 24, 2018, for the project listed below:
STATE PROJECT NO. SP 086-070-016
CONTRACT NO. 1805
LOCATION: CSAH 17/CR 139, Delano; CSAH 75/Grover Ave NW, Clearwater Twp.
TYPE OF WORK: Street Lighting
Approximate major items of work are:
LIGHTING SYSTEM “A”, LS 1; LIGHTING SYSTEM “B”, LS 1;
Minimum wage rates to be paid by the Contractors have been predetermined and are subject to the Work Hours Act of 1962, P.L. 87-581 and implementing regulations.
READ CAREFULLY THE WAGE SCALES AND DIVISION A OF THE SPECIAL PROVISIONS AS THEY AFFECT THIS/THESE PROJECT/PROJECTS
The Minnesota Department of Transportation hereby notifies all bidders: in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (Act), as amended and Title 49, Code of Federal Regulations, Subtitle A Part 21, Non-discrimination in Federally-assisted programs of the Department of Transportation, it will affirmatively assure that in any contract entered into pursuant to this advertisement, disadvantaged business enterprises will be afforded maximum opportunity to participate and/or to submit bids in response to this invitation, and will not be discriminated against on the grounds of race, color, disability, age, religion, sex or national origin in consideration for an award;
in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 as amended, and Title 23, Code of Federal Regulations, Part 230 Subpart AEqual Employment Opportunity on Federal and Federal-Aid Construction Contracts (including supportive services), it will affirmatively assure increased participation of minority groups and disadvantaged persons and women in all phases of the highway construction industry, and that on any project constructed pursuant to this advertisement equal employment opportunity will be provided to all persons without regard to their race, color, disability, age, religion, sex or national origin;
in accordance with the Minnesota Human Rights Act, Minnesota Statute 363A.08 Unfair discriminatory Practices, it will affirmatively assure that on any project constructed pursuant to this advertisement equal employment opportunity will be offered to all persons without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, membership or activity in a local commission, disability, sexual orientation, or age;
in accordance with the Minnesota Human Rights Act, Minnesota Statute 363A.36 Certificates of Compliance for Public Contracts, and 363A.37 Rules for Certificates of Compliance, it will assure that appropriate parties to any contract entered into pursuant to this advertisement possess valid Certificates of Compliance.
If you are not a current holder of a compliance certificate issued by the Minnesota Department of Human Rights and intend to bid on any job in this advertisement you must contact the Department of Human Rights immediately for assistance in obtaining a certificate.
The following notice from the Minnesota Department of Human Rights applies to all contractors:
“It is hereby agreed between the parties that Minnesota Statute, section 363A.36 and Minnesota Rules, parts 5000.3400 to 5000.3600 are incorporated into any contract between these parties based on this specification or any modification of it. A copy of Minnesota Statute 363A.36 and Minnesota Rules, parts 5000.3400 to 5000.3600 is available upon request from the contracting agency.”
“It is hereby agreed between the parties that this agency will require affirmative action requirements be met by contractors in relation to Minnesota Statute 363A.36 and Minnesota Rules 5000.3600. Failure by a contractor to implement an affirmative action plan or make a good faith effort shall result in revocation of its certificate or revocation of the contract (Minnesota Statute 363A.36, Subd. 2 and 3).”
This project has a Race Gender Neutral (0%) DBE Goal. It has no On-the-Job Training requirement.
All project plans, proposal, instruction for bidders, the bid form and all other requirements are available at https://egram.co.wright.mn.us
The advertisement for this project may also be viewed at the MnDOT State Aid for Local Transportation eAdvert web site.
There is no cost to download the bid documents. However, there is a $25 fee to submit a bid electronically through bidVAULT.
Virgil Hawkins County Engineer
Published in the Herald Journal April 27, May 4 and 11, 2018.

County Highway Project
Close Thursday, May 24, 2018
Buffalo, Minnesota
Advertisement for Bids - Notice is hereby given that electronic bids will be accepted through the Wright County online bid system until 11:10 AM on Thursday, May 24, 2018, for the project listed below:
STATE PROJECT NO. SP 086-090-007
CONTRACT NO. 1810
LOCATION: CSAH 12:45th Street to Alderwood Av
TYPE OF WORK: Bituminous Paving - Trail
LENGTH: 4.845 miles
Approximate major items of work are:
REMOVE BITUMINOUS PAVEMENT, SY 1600;
SUBGRADE PREPARATION(P), SY 27500;
SHOULDER BASE AGGREGATE CLASS 2, TON 1625;
TYPE SP 9.5 WEARING COURSE MIX (2; B), TON 4700;
6” CONCRETE WALK, SF 1305;
TRUNCATED DOMES, SF 375.8;
Minimum wage rates to be paid by the Contractors have been predetermined and are subject to the Work Hours Act of 1962, P.L. 87-581 and implementing regulations.
READ CAREFULLY THE WAGE SCALES AND DIVISION A OF THE SPECIAL PROVISIONS AS THEY AFFECT THIS/THESE PROJECT/PROJECTS
The Minnesota Department of Transportation hereby notifies all bidders: in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (Act), as amended and Title 49, Code of Federal Regulations, Subtitle A Part 21, Non-discrimination in Federally-assisted programs of the Department of Transportation, it will affirmatively assure that in any contract entered into pursuant to this advertisement, disadvantaged business enterprises will be afforded maximum opportunity to participate and/or to submit bids in response to this invitation, and will not be discriminated against on the grounds of race, color, disability, age, religion, sex or national origin in consideration for an award;
in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 as amended, and Title 23, Code of Federal Regulations, Part 230 Subpart AEqual Employment Opportunity on Federal and Federal-Aid Construction Contracts (including supportive services), it will affirmatively assure increased participation of minority groups and disadvantaged persons and women in all phases of the highway construction industry, and that on any project constructed pursuant to this advertisement equal employment opportunity will be provided to all persons without regard to their race, color, disability, age, religion, sex or national origin;
in accordance with the Minnesota Human Rights Act, Minnesota Statute 363A.08 Unfair discriminatory Practices, it will affirmatively assure that on any project constructed pursuant to this advertisement equal employment opportunity will be offered to all persons without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, membership or activity in a local commission, disability, sexual orientation, or age;
in accordance with the Minnesota Human Rights Act, Minnesota Statute 363A.36 Certificates of Compliance for Public Contracts, and 363A.37 Rules for Certificates of Compliance, it will assure that appropriate parties to any contract entered into pursuant to this advertisement possess valid Certificates of Compliance.
If you are not a current holder of a compliance certificate issued by the Minnesota Department of Human Rights and intend to bid on any job in this advertisement you must contact the Department of Human Rights immediately for assistance in obtaining a certificate.
The following notice from the Minnesota Department of Human Rights applies to all contractors:
“It is hereby agreed between the parties that Minnesota Statute, section 363A.36 and Minnesota Rules, parts 5000.3400 to 5000.3600 are incorporated into any contract between these parties based on this specification or any modification of it. A copy of Minnesota Statute 363A.36 and Minnesota Rules, parts 5000.3400 to 5000.3600 is available upon request from the contracting agency.”
“It is hereby agreed between the parties that this agency will require affirmative action requirements be met by contractors in relation to Minnesota Statute 363A.36 and Minnesota Rules 5000.3600. Failure by a contractor to implement an affirmative action plan or make a good faith effort shall result in revocation of its certificate or revocation of the contract (Minnesota Statute 363A.36, Subd. 2 and 3).”
A minimum goal of 4.0% Good Faith Effort to be subcontracted to Disadvantaged Business Enterprises.
All project plans, proposal, instruction for bidders, the bid form and all other requirements are available at https://egram.co.wright.mn.us
The advertisement for this project may also be viewed at the MnDOT State Aid for Local Transportation eAdvert web site.
There is no cost to download the bid documents. However, there is a $25 fee to submit a bid electronically through bidVAULT.
Virgil Hawkins County Engineer
Published in the Herald Journal April 27, May 4 and 11, 2018.

French Lake Township Notice of Dust Control
French Lake Township residents are encouraged to sign up for dust control for the summer of 2018. The roads are scheduled to be sprayed in early June. The policy is for a minimum of 100 feet of road, with the first 50 feet being paid for by the township and the remaining balance to be paid for by the resident. The cost this year remains .55 cents/ft after the first 50 feet. For example, 100 feet of sprayed road will have a cost of $27.50 for the resident, while 200 feet will have a cost of $82.50.
Please mail your check with the below information to the Township by May 15th, 2018, mark off the distance to be sprayed using flags or spray paint, and enjoy a dust free summer!
Any questions, and to confirm receipt of check, please contact Breanna Chapman, French Lake Township Clerk, atFrenchLakeTwpClerk@outlook.com.
Send your check with your name, phone number, address to be sprayed, and number of feet to spray to: ATTN: French Lake Township Clerk; 3133 County Rd 3 NW, Annandale, MN 55302.
Published in the Herald Journal April 27, May 4, and 11, 2018.