Informal Bid List & Contractor Application

Notice Inviting Interested Contractors for the 2016 Informal Bid List

In accordance with the State of California Uniform Public Construction Cost Accounting Commission, the Columbia Elementary School District (“District”) is inviting all interested licensed contractors to submit their company for inclusion on the District’s Informal Bidding Contractors List for calendar year 2016.

Per California Public Contract Code 22032, any Public Works Project that is estimated to be below $175,000 is subject to the Informal Bidding Procedures set forth by the State of California Uniform Construction Cost Accounting Commission.  All trade categories are subject to Informal Bidding Procedures.

Any contractors interested in being on the 2016 Informal Bidding Contractors List are required to have a current license and are subject to verification through the Contractors State License Board.

Pursuant to SB854, no contractor or subcontractor may be listed on a bid for public works project unless registered with the Department of Industrial Relations (DIR) or awarded a contract unless registered with the DIR per CA Labor Code Section 1725.5


If your company would like to be placed on Columbia’s Informal Bidding Contractor’s list, please complete the CESD Contractor Application Form 2016 and submit by email to or by mail to:

Columbia Elementary School District

Attn: Erin Gillespie

10140 Old Oregon Trail

Redding, CA 96003