Tuesday, Jun 19, 2018
One of America's Great Newspapers ~ Toledo, Ohio

Fremont-area trail bids exceed state's estimate

FREMONT - Three bids for construction of a section of the Sandusky County Park District North Coast Inland Exercise Trail came in substantially higher than a state estimate.

Moser Construction of Fremont offered the apparent low bid at $2,267,582, compared with the state estimate of $1.5 million.

City engineer John Kusma said that by state law, all three bids must be rejected because they came in more than 10 percent above the estimate. The bids will be reviewed by city and state transportation officials before a decision is made on when to seek new bids.

Fremont is getting $1.3 million from the Ohio Department of Transportation to help fund construction of the section from Smith Road to Hayes Avenue in Fremont. The trail has a 6.5-mile paved section that runs between Clyde and Fremont.

Click to comment

Quis autem vel eum iure reprehenderit qui in ea voluptate velit esse quam nihil molestiae consequatur, vel illum qui dolorem?

Temporibus autem quibusdam et aut officiis debitis aut rerum necessitatibus saepe eveniet.

Copyright © 2018 Toledo Blade

To Top

Fetching stories…