July 17, 2023

Independent School District No. 2135, Mapleton, Minnesota, is presently soliciting competitive “Prime Contract Bids” for Maple River Public Schools – Demolition of former East Elementary School located in Minnesota Lake, MN. Sealed bids will be received electronically through Building Connected using the following link: https://app. 529c4425ca0a0029307b, free of charge to Contractors. No other agent is authorized to receive bids. Bids will be received until 2:00 PM, on May 4th, 2023. Bidders are also invited to review the results online at subcontractors/bid-tabulations/. All bids shall be on a lump sum basis. No bid may be withdrawn for a period of 60 days after bid receipt without consent of the Owner. Each bidder shall accompany the Bid Form with a bid security as described in the Instructions to Bidders. The Owner reserves the right to reject any or all bids and to waive any irregularities in bids. This portion of the project involves the demolition & abatement removal of the east elementary school. Direct communications regarding this Project to the office of the Construction Manager: Matt Steffen ( Kraus-Anderson Construction, 502 2 AVE SW, Rochester, MN 55902 Tel: 507-226-8600. Obtain Bidding Documents, including the online bidding instructions, as well as Drawings and Specifications, via free electronic download by visiting the online Kraus-Anderson plan room. Contact Kenzie VanDeWalker with any planroom downloading questions at 507-226-8600 or to receive an invite. Kraus-Anderson will not be responsible for notifying individual parties who obtained documents without utilizing the Building Connected process through KA, when Addenda are issued. Bidding Documents will be available for inspection at the office of the Construction Manager and the office of the Architect: as well as several Builder’s Exchanges: MHC Dodge Plans, MEDA, St. Cloud, Mid- Minnesota, Brainerd Lakes, Rochester, Duluth, and MBEX. A Pre-Bid conference will be held at the following location and time: · Former East Elementary School, Minnesota Lake, MN: Tuesday, April 25th at 9:00 am. Independent School District No. 2135 Mapleton, Minnesota

Publication Dates: April 20, April 27 and May 4, 202