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Bid Information



Long-Time County Map-Maker Passes Away At Age 98, 6-28-15 full story...

Piper To Retire As County Engineer After 40 Years Of Service, 5-28-15 full story...

Petitioned Ditch #1304 Dick Warrington/Sugar Creek Information, 4-13-15 full story...

Revisions To Allen County's Standards For Conveyance Of Real Property, 1-29-15 full story...

County Employees Make Holiday Donations, 1-6-15 full story...

Thayer Road Bridge Opens, 12-5-14 full story...

Salt Shortage Causes Change in Salting Policy, 11-7-14 full story...

Hook-Waltz Road Bridge Under Constuction, 8-28-14 full story...

Ream Road Bridge To Be Closed For Replacement, 8-1-14 full story...

Contract Awarded for Three Allen County Bridge Replacements Through ODOT's Ohio Bridge Partnership Program, 6-26-14 full story...

County Applies for Emergency Funds for Thayer Road Bridge, 6-19-14 full story...

Allen County Engineer Hires GIS Technician, 6-10-14 full story...


Legal Notice - Ditch Bids
Rev. Code, Secs. 307.87-.88, 6131.24-.37

Warrington/ Sugar Creek Petition Ditch #1304

Original Petition, Amendment 4, Amendment 6

The following legal notice is for approximately 35.8 Miles of ditch cleaning of Sugar Creek, Rattlesnake Creek and Warrington Petition, primarily consisting of Log Jam and Debris removal; Flush Cutting Trees on Banks and in the Flowline; Stump Treatment; Bank Erosion Repair; Seeding, Fertilizing, and Mulching; Solid Waste Removal; and Outlet repair.  The project is located in Allen and Putnam Counties in Ohio. 

Bid documents and plans may be acquired at the Allen County Engineers Office, 1501 North Sugar Street, Lima, Ohio, 45801 from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. weekdays, beginning Friday July 17, 2015 at a non-refundable cost of $25.00.  

Sealed bids will be received by the Clerk of the Board of Allen County Commissioners and will be opened by the clerk of said County, on Friday, August 7, 2015 at 11:00 a.m., at the office of the Board of Allen County Commissioners, 204 N. Main St, Lima, Ohio 45801.

Said bids shall be in writing on a form to be furnished by the County Engineer, and be accompanied with a bid bond or certified check on a solvent bank in the amount of ten percent (10%) of the bid as a guarantee that if the bid is accepted, the bidder will sign the contract for the performance of the work, and for furnishing the material bid upon, and will furnish such bond to the Board of Allen County Commissioners for the performance of the contract signed as may be required by law.

The Joint Board of County Commissioners reserves the right to reject any or all bids.  Any bid exceeding the above estimate will be rejected, by order of the Joint Board of County Commissioners of Allen and Putnam Counties.

By order of the Joint Board of Allen and Putnam County Commissioners

Kelli A. Singhaus

Clerk of the Joint Board



The following projects have already been awarded:

Shawnee Roundabout

  • Plans

Part A

Part A Addendum (Revisions)

Part B

Part B Addendum (Revisions)

Standard Drawings (ODOT)

Standard Drawings (Allen County)

  • Contract Documents


Contract (Password Protected)

Schedule of Unit Prices (Addendum) (Password Protected)

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Addendum 1

Addendum 2

  • Reports/Permits

Army Corps Permit

Asbestos Report (Bridge)

Asbestos Report (Fisca)

Buckeye Pipeline Right-of-Way Use Restrictions

Buckeye Pipeline Relocation Plans

Davis Bacon Wage Rates, 3-14-14

Geotechnical Report

Phase II ESA Report

Pre-Bid Meeting Announcement

Pre-Bid Meeting Questions & Answers

Shawnee Road Plans (1958)