Recycling, yard waste, and garbage will not be collected on Monday, May 25, in recognition of Memorial Day. Regular collection is delayed one day for the remainder of the week, with Friday collection occurring on Saturday. 

P 60 Building 4 Expansion

Notice of Public Hearing & Letting

Notice is hereby given that there are on file with Metro Waste Authority (the Authority), in the County of Polk, State of Iowa a request for proposal (RFP)for thedesign andconstruction ofimprovements and an expansion to apre-engineered wooden pole-barn type structure; including balance of construction elements such as drainage features, utilities, concrete placement, fire protection, demolition and salvageat the Metro Park East Landfill.The existing11-bay pole barn structure measuringa nominal 209’x80’ with 22 overhead roll-up doors, 4 man doors, stoops, and interior fire riser closetwill receive an expansion containing 3 additional bays on the east side of the building with aggregate surfacing, stoops, overhead doors, man doors, and utilities including fire suppression, mechanical,and electrical. Improvements to the westernmost 3 bays include foundations, new overhead doors, a full-height partition wall, insulation, concrete pavement surfacing, heating and space conditioning, and utility improvements associated with electrical, mechanical, and fire suppression.


Sealed Bids for the design and constructionof the P-60Cold Storage Building 4 Improvementswill be received, by the Authority,at the office of the Metro Waste Authority, 300 East Locust Street, Suite 100, Des Moines, Iowa50309, until 2:00 o’clock PM local time on May15, 2020,at which time the Bids received will be opened and publically read by the Authority’s representative. A hearing will be conducted on the RFPat a meeting of the Authority to be held at the Authority’s office at 300 East Locust Street in Des Moines, Iowa, at 5:45 PM, on May 20, 2020,at which time and place any person may appear and file objections to the proposed RFPfor said public improvements. Sealed bids previously received for such project will be presented to and considered by the Authority immediately after the termination ofsaid hearing. Bids received will be acted upon at such time and place or at such later time and place as may then be fixed.


The Project shall be commenced on June08, 2020. All work shall be completed and placed into operation on or before October 30, 2020, subject to any extension of time which may be granted by the Authority.The Issuing Office for the Bidding Documents is: HDR Engineering, Inc., 1917 67thStreet, Omaha, NE68106-2973, Phone (402) 399-1000. Prospective Bidders may review the Bidding Documents at the Issuing Office on Mondays through Fridays between the hours of 9:00 AM and 4:00 PM local time and may obtain copies of the Bidding Documents from the Issuing Office as described below, or by contacting the bid administrator, Austin Broshar, at, (402) 926-7062.

Specification on P-60 Building 4 Expansion 

Drawings for P-60 Building 4 Expansion 

Addendum #1

Addendum #2