LEAD SERVICE LINE (LSL) REPLACEMENT PROJECT REQUEST FOR QUALIFICATIONS (RFQ) INSTALLATION OF PRIVATE (HOMEOWNER) SERVICE LINES
The city of Lake Mills is requesting a statement of qualifications from licensed plumbers/utility contractors interested in performing private (homeowner) lead service line replacement (LSL) work.
RFQs will be accepted at the Lake Mills Municipal Building, 200 Water Street, Lake Mills, WI 53551 until 1 p.m. on Thursday, April 6, 2017 at which time the RFQs will be opened. After an initial review for the completeness of the RFQs, LML&W staff will consider the information presented and make a determination as to the qualified plumberís list no later than Monday, May 1, 2017.
Licensed plumbers/utility contractors providing appropriate responses to the RFQ will be placed on a certified plumbers list. Owners of the affected properties will be given this list and will contract directly with a licensed certified plumber/utility contractor. Once work is completed, eligible costs will be reimbursed from the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources Safe Drinking Water Loan Program (SDWLP) Lead Service Line (LSL) program to Lake Mills. These funds will then be used to pay for the private line replacement costs.
Lake Mills encourages Disadvantaged Business Enterprises (DBE), including Minority Business Enterprises (MBEs) and Women Business Enterprises (WBEs), to submit RFQs for the purpose of being included on the municipalityís list of prequalified plumbers for the LSL replacement program.
RFQs must be presented in a sealed enveloped marked LSL Request for Qualification. RFQs will be accepted at the Lake Mills Municipal Building until 1 p.m. on Thursday, April 6, 2017.
RFQ forms and more complete information can be obtained at the Lake Mills Municipal Building at 200 Water Street or from LML&W at 155 Industrial Drive, or online at www.ci.lake-mills.wi.us.
Questions should be directed to Paul Hermanson, Director of Public Works at 920-648-4026 or firstname.lastname@example.org.