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Project NameSharon Commuter Rail Station Accessibility Improvements
Project LocationSharon, MA
Contract NumberJ75CN02
Project Value$2,602,971.00
DBE Goal16%

Scope of Work

The contract includes work at Sharon Platform, Station Building and Parking Lots. Platform work will consist of installing new mini-high platforms with ramps and canopies on both the inbound and outbound platforms. Additionally, walkways around the station building will be re-paved to provide full accessibility to and around the building, and station amenities, including bicycle racks, LED signage and newspaper boxes will be relocated to provide suitable walkway widths. Station building improvements will include addition of a second accessible door, improvements to the bathrooms to make them fully accessible, and modifications to the counter in the concession space. A small section of canopy on the parking lot side of the building will be removed. Parking lot improvements will include new and relocated accessible spaces, new and updated accessible curb ramps, and relocated crosswalks.

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Send Sealed Bids to:

All bids must be submitted electronically at:

Bids Must Be Received By: 6/13/13 At 2:00 PM

Immediately thereafter, in a designated room, the Bids will be opened and read publicly.

Authorization for the Bidders to view the site of work on the MBTA's property shall be obtained by:

Project ManagerRoma McKenzie-Campbell
500 Arborway, Jamaica Plain, MA 02130
Telephone Number617-222-4428
Site Tour Date & Time*May 29, 2013 at 10:00 AM
Site Tour LocationBidders are requested to be present in front of the MBTA Commuter Rail Sharon Station Building at 1 Upland Road, Sharon, MA
Pre-Bid Meeting Date & Time **May 30, 2013 at 10:30 AM
Pre-Bid Meeting LocationMBTA Construction Conference Room, 6th Floor, Transportation Building, 10 Park Plaza, Boston, MA 02116.
Documents AvailableMay 17, 2013

*. Bidders are advised that they should have representation at this tour as no extra visits are planned.
**. Any request for interpretation of the Plans and Specifications should be submitted in writing at the same time.


Brian Shortsleeve
Chief Administrator and Acting
General Manager of the MBTA

Stephanie Pollack
MassDOT Secretary & CEO