Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - October 22, 2013
October 22, 2013 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #20

IFB #13-1527CD, Blackstone Park Expansion Site Work and Concession Building


Contact and/or Presenter Information

Contact: Chris Daley, Purchasing Division, Ext. 3048.

Presenters:  Alan Meronek, Project Manager, Ext. 3097, and Tom Yarger, Construction Services Division Manager, Ext 3003.

Action Requested

Authorization to award IFB #13-1527CD, Blackstone Park Expansion Site Work and Concession Building, to the lowest, responsive, and responsible bidder, Mulligan Constructors, Inc. of Orlando, FL, for a total base bid of $2,366,374.56 (Bid "A", 210 calendar days); and authorize the County Administrator, or designee, to execute the Agreement and accept and date the Performance and Payment Bonds.

Enabling/Regulating Authority

Manatee County Code of Laws.

Background Discussion

The Work consists of site work necessary for the expansion and construction of three new little league baseball fields, a parking lot, and the construction of a new concession building at Blackstone Park located in Palmetto, Florida. The site work shall consist of, but is not limited to: drainage, paving, earthwork, fencing, ballfields, batting cages, and construction of a new concession building. Formal, competitive sealed bid procedures were followed resulting in a total of five (5) bidders submitting a sealed bid for consideration.


Orange County                           Bid A (210 days)
Mulligan Constructors, Inc.             $2,366,374.56

Manatee County                                 
Power Contracting, LLC                 $2,432,119.30                     
Zirkelbach Construction, Inc.          $2,497,103.01  

Sarasota County
Magnum Builders of Sarasota          $2,457,853.75            

Hillsborough County
QGS Development Inc.                   $2,571,545.28

On October 8, 2013, a memorandum was received from Property Management Department recommending award to Mulligan Constructors, Inc. of Orlando, FL for a total base bid of $2,366,374.56 with a 210 calendar day completion time (Bid "A").

County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)

Explanation of Other

Reviewing Attorney

Instructions to Board Records

Original to Board Records

Copy to:

Mulligan Constructors, Inc., 3601 Vineland Road, Ste. 14, Orlando, FL 32811 (jmulligan@mulliganconstructors.com).

Nicole Benshoff (nicole.benshoff@mymanatee.org) and Alan Meronek (alan.meronek@mymanatee.org), Property Management Department; Chris Daley (chris.daley@mymanatee.org), Purchasing Division

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name
The funding source for this Agreement is Parks Impact Fees- 3856003511-534000/6003511-0004 and 303 6003511 531000/6003511-0004 -PK:Blackstone LittleLeagueFld

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs

Attachment:  13-1527CD Tabulation.pdf
Attachment:  Mulligan Constructors Contract.pdf