|The Illinois Tollway (THA) is giving its notice of intent to award contract I-17-4333 to Western Remac, Inc. (pending full board approval). This contract provides bridge signing improvements along the Jane Addams Memorial Tollway (I-90) between IL 25 and Lee Street. The work includes fabrication and installation of 22 architectural bridge crossroad identification signs at 11 crossroad locations. |
The work will be performed on the Jane Addams Memorial Tollway (I-90) between Mile Post 55.6 and Mile Post 76.6 in Cook and Kane Counties, Illinois.
Please note that there was only one bidder for this opportunity. Bid reviews were performed by both the Design Engineer and the Program Management Office. In both cases, the determination was that the prices received from the single bidder were fair and competitive. This vendor has performed Tollway work in the past, has performed well and appears to have an understanding of the contract requirements. Their bid was responsive to the solicitation. The bid was 9.6% below the engineer’s estimate and below budget for the work.