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File #: 15-18403    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Consent Item Status: Approved
File created: 7/13/2022 In control: City Council Business Meeting
On agenda: 11/28/2022 Final action: 11/28/2022
Title: Wilson Air Center North Parking Lot Improvements project
Wilson Air Center North Parking Lot Improvements project

Approve a contract in the amount of $2,160,981.00 to the lowest responsive bidder Zoladz Construction Co., Inc. for the Wilson Air Center North Parking Lot Improvements project.

Staff Resource(s):
Haley Gentry, Aviation
Jack Christine, Aviation

* The Wilson Air Center North Parking Lot Improvement project consists of the renovation and expansion of the existing parking lot adjacent to the Wilson Air North Charter Terminal building.
* The project will add over 100 parking spaces to the current lot involving grading, drainage, curb, gutter, and asphalt paving along with fencing, vehicular access control, landscaping, and lighting.
* On September 12, 2022, the city issued an Invitation to Bid (ITB); two bids were received.
? NC General Statute 143-132 prohibits municipalities from awarding construction contracts over $500,000 without receiving at least three competitive bids from the initial advertisement of the contract. The city may subsequently award the contract even if re-advertisements result in fewer than three competitive bids.
* On October 4, 2022, the city re-issued an ITB; three bids were received.
* Zoladz Construction Co., Inc. was selected as the lowest responsive, responsible bidder.
* The project is anticipated to be complete by first quarter 2024.
* This activity is occurring on Airport property located in Council District 3.

Charlotte Business INClusion
Established MBE Goal: 3.00%
Committed MBE Goal: 18.64%
Zolatz Construction Co., Inc. exceeded the established subcontracting goal, and has committed 18.64% ($402,735) of the base bid amount to the following certified firms (Part B: Section 3 of the Charlotte Business INClusion Policy):
* Besco Electrical (MBE) ($349,000) (electric)
* Martin Landscaping (MBE) ($53,735) (erosion/seeding)

Established SBE Goal: 6.00%
Committed SBE Goal: 26.64%
Zolatz Construction Co., Inc. exceeded the establ...

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