Track replacment Vinton High school and Bell City
The Calcasieu Parish School Board will receive sealed bids before 10:00.A.M. March
1,2019 at the Calcasieu Parish School Board, Planning & Construction Department,
Chennault Facilities, 3800 Mallard Cove Drive, P.B. #506, Lake Charles, Louisiana 70615
for Track Replacement for Vinton High School, and Bell City High School for the Calcasieu
Parish School Board, General Funds Bid No. 2019-12PC Complete plans and specifications
may be obtained from Champeaux, Evans, Hotard, APAC, 702 Dr. Michael DeBakey Drive
Lake Charles, La. 70601.
No Bid shall be considered or accepted unless the bid is accompanied by bid security in
an amount not less than five percent (5%) of the Base Bid and all Additive Alternates.
The bid security shall be in the form of certified check or cashier’s check drawn on a bank
insured by the FDIC, or Calcasieu Parish School Board Bid Bond Form contained in the
Front-End Documents written by a surety company licensed to do business in Louisiana
with a A.M. Best rating of “A” or better, countersigned by a person who is under contract
with the surety company or bond insurer as a licensed agent in this state and who is
residing in this state.
Bids shall be accepted only from Contractors who are licensed under LA. R.S. 37:2150-
2163, Act 635, effective January 1, 1989, for the classification Building Construction or
Highway Street & Bridge Construction. No bid may be withdrawn for a period of thirty
(30) days after receipt of bids, except under the provisions of LA. R.S. 38:2214.
Evidence of authority to submit the bid shall be required in accordance with LA. R.S.
38:2212 (B) (2), (5) and/or LA. R.S. 39:1594 (C) (4).
Each bid must be placed in an envelope, sealed and marked on the outside, “Track
Replacement for Vinton High School and Bell City High School for the Calcasieu Parish
School Board, General Funds, Bid No. 2019-12PC on March 1,2019 at 10:00 A.M. at the
Calcasieu Parish School Board, Planning & Construction Department, Chennault Facilities,
P.B. #506, Lake Charles, Louisiana 70615”.
Bid may also be submitted by electronic means security/password protected to this
location, ensuring the following information is included on all pages of all
The Owner reserves the right to reject all bids for just cause as permitted by LA. R.S.
38:2214 (B). The ability of an entity to reject any bid is applicable only when
administered in accordance with the Public Bid Law. In accordance with LA. R.S. 38:2212
(B) (1), the provisions and requirements of this section, and those stated in the Bidding
Documents shall not be waived by any public entity.
A fee may be required for the Bidding Documents in accordance with LA. R.S. 38:2212
Karl Bruchhaus, Secretary
Calcasieu Parish School Board
Pc: Bourne, Heath, Architect or Designer, State License Board for Contractors, Daily
Journal of Commerce, F. W. Dodge, File
Publish in the American Press New February 1st, 8th & 15th