The Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation (CTUIR) Department of Natural Resources is currently requesting proposals to provide construction services for the removal of a channel spanning, concrete wall and to replace the associated bridge. The selected Contractor will be expected to provide construction services for re-grading, re-shaping, and stabilizing the stream channel and banks to provide for fish passage; removal of the existing concrete box structure and associated stem wall; and, installation of a new bridge. (Attachments A & B). The bridge is being designed, manufactured and delivered independently of this contract. Close coordination during construction will be required with staff from CTUIR, as well as the bridge manufacturer.
The project area is located on the main stem of Wildhorse Creek which is a tributary of the Umatilla River. The project is situated on Third Street in the City of Athena, Oregon