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File #: 15-15463    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Consent Item Status: Agenda Ready
File created: 3/19/2021 In control: City Council Business Meeting
On agenda: 4/26/2021 Final action:
Title: Construct Bryant Farms Road Extension Progressive Design-Build Project
Attachments: 1. Map_Construct Bryant Farms Road Extension Progressive Design-Build Project
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Title
Construct Bryant Farms Road Extension Progressive Design-Build Project

Action
Action:
Approve a lump sum contract in the amount of $1,438,696 with Blythe Development Co. for Phase 1 of the Bryant Farms Road Extension Progressive Design-Build Project for an initial term of two years.

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Staff Resource(s):
Phil Reiger, General Services
Jennifer Smith, General Services
Veronica Wallace, General Services

Explanation
* This project will improve east-west connectivity in the Ballantyne/South Charlotte area from Elm Lane to Rea Road in Council District 7.
* Work will include the extension of Bryant Farms Road from Elm Lane to Rea Road; improve the intersection of Elm Lane, Blakeney Heath Road, and Bryant Farms Road; and install a traffic signal at the Rea Road and Bryant Farms Road intersection.
* The project will include two to 11 foot travel lanes, multi-use paths, and a roundabout at Elm Lane.
* On August 27, 2020, the city issued a Request for Qualifications (RFQ); four proposals were received.
* Blythe Development Co. is the best qualified firm to meet the city's needs on the basis of demonstrated competence and qualification of professional services in response to the RFQ requirements.
* Progressive Design-Build consists of two phases. Phase 1 delivers the project up to 60 percent design, and Phase 2 will provide a guaranteed maximum price to complete design and construct the project.
* This contract is for Phase 1 of the Progressive Design-Build, which will design the project up to 60 percent. A future amendment will be requested for Phase 2.
* The city's design-build delivery method is in conformance with North Carolina General Statute 143-128.1(a) and consistent with the Design-Build Institute of America best practices for design-build generally and progressive design-build specifically.

Charlotte Business INClusion
For this phase of Design-Build Design services: The city negotiates subcontracting participation for Design-Build contrac...

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