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File #: 22-4555    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Contract - Amendment Status: Passed
File created: 7/22/2022 In control: Commissioners Court
On agenda: 8/2/2022 Final action: 8/2/2022
Title: Request for approval of a change in contract with Cracon, Inc. in connection with El Dorado Boulevard (Construction of Storm Sewer and Sidewalks), adding 95 calendar days, with an addition in the amount of $3,900.00, Job No. 21/0141-2, UPIN 17102MF0PM01, Precinct 2, MWDBE Contracted Goal: 0% (project was awarded prior to launch of County's M/WBE Program).
Department: County Engineer
Department Head/Elected Official: Milton Rahman, PhD, P.E., PMP, CFM, County Engineer

Regular or Supplemental RCA: Regular RCA

Type of Request: Contract - Amendment

Project ID (if applicable): Job No. 21/0141
Vendor/Entity Legal Name (if applicable): Cracon, Inc.

MWDBE Contracted Goal (if applicable): N/A
MWDBE Current Participation (if applicable): N/A
Justification for 0% MWDBE Participation Goal: N/A - project was awarded prior to launch of County's M/WBE Program

Request Summary (Agenda Caption):
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Request for approval of a change in contract with Cracon, Inc. in connection with El Dorado Boulevard (Construction of Storm Sewer and Sidewalks), adding 95 calendar days, with an addition in the amount of $3,900.00, Job No. 21/0141-2, UPIN 17102MF0PM01, Precinct 2, MWDBE Contracted Goal: 0% (project was awarded prior to launch of County's M/WBE Program).
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Background and Discussion:
Project includes the construction storm sewer trunk line and sidewalk along El Dorado Blvd. Change includes a new item for filter fabric to prevent excessive silt from washing onto the adjacent roadway. Change also includes additional time associated with utility delays.

Expected Impact:
Change allows work to be completed without impact to the adjacent roadway and also allows the Contractor to complete the project without penalty for delays beyond his control.

Alternative Options:
Allow construction to continue with the risk of blocking drainage on the adjacent roadway.

Alignment with Goal(s):
_ Justice and Safety
_ Economic Opportunity
_ Housing
_ Public Health
X Transportation
_ Flooding
_ Environment
_ Governance and Customer Service

Prior Court Action (if any):
Date
Agenda Item #
Action Taken
06/29/2021
379
Contract Award
03/08/2022
43
Contract Amendment for additional funds and extension of project term

Location:
Address (if applicable): El Dorado Boulevard.
Precinct(s): Precinct 2

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