ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS
Sealed bids or electronic bids are requested by Cameron Parish School Board from general contractors for construction of:
PROJECT NAME: Grand Lake High School New Playground
SCHOOL LOCATION: Grand Lake High School, 1039 Hwy 384, Grand Lake, LA
Bids will be received at the Cameron Parish School Board, 510 Marshall Street, Cameron, Louisiana 70631, until2:00 PM, LOCAL TIME, September 19. 2013 at:
CAMERON PARISH SCHOOL BOARD
GLHS New Playground
Attn: Superintendent Stephanie Rodrigue
510 Marshall Street
Cameron, LA 70631
Or electronically via Central Auction House at www.centralauctionhouse.com
at which time and place the bids will be publicly opened and read aloud. Bidders have the option to submit their bids electronically by using Central Auction House at www.centralauctionhouse.com.
The successful Bidder is allowed 120 calendar days to complete the Project from the date of a Notice to Proceed. Liquidated damages will be assessed at $1.000 for each consecutive calendar day for which the work is not substantially complete and $1.000 for each consecutive calendar day for which all of the work listed on the punch list is not complete.
A C.D. of bid documents may be obtained at the office of Brossett Architect, LLC, 414 Pujo Street, Lake Charles, LA upon deposit of$ 10.00 per set. Deposits will not be refunded as provided by Louisiana Public Bid Law.
Bids must be accompanied by security in favor of the Cameron Parish School Board, equal to at least 5% of the sum of the base bid and any alternates, in the form of a certified check, cashier's check or written by a surety company in compliance with La. R.S. 38:2218. Sureties must be signed by the surety's agent or attorney-in-fact and accompanied by an appropriate power of attorney.
Successful Bidder must furnish Performance and Payment Bonds complying with La. R.S.
38:2219 on the forms included in the bidding documents.
The apparent low bidder must complete and deliver to the School Board at the address stated above within ten (10) calendar days after the date of the opening of the Bids the signed attestation affidavit required by La. R.S. 38:2227, the non-collusion affidavit required by La. R. S. 38:2224, and other required documents as specified in the Bidding Documents. No bid may be withdrawn for a period of 45 days after the date of the bid opening except as provided by law.
Bidders must meet the requirements of the State of Louisiana Contractor's Licensing Law, R.S.
37:2151 et seq.
NOTE: BIDS SHALL ONLY BE ACCEPTED FROM CONTRACTORS WHO ARE LICENSED UNDER LOUISIANA CONTRACTORS LICENSING LAW FOR THE MAJOR CLASSIFICATION OF BUILDING CONSTRUCTION.
Attention of Bidders is particularly called to the fact that this project is foundered under the Louisiana Community Development Block Grant program and certain requirements as to conditions of employment, minimum wage rates to be paid under the contract, Section 3 of the Housing and Urban Development Act of 1968 as amended, Section 109 of the Housing and Community Development Act of 1974, Certification of Non-Segregated Facilities, and Executive Order 11246, as amended, are to be adhered to.
Attention is called to the fact that the Contractor must ensure that employees and applicants for employment are not discriminated against because of race, creed, color or national origin. All minority, female or Section 3 firms are encouraged to participate.
Contract, if awarded, will be on the basis as provided by Louisiana law. The non-collusion affidavit and other documents and information referenced in the bidding documents must be hand delivered by the apparent low bidder within 10 business days of the bid opening. No bid may be withdrawn for a period of 45 days after bid opening except as provided by law.
All bids must be plainly marked on the outside of the envelope: "Grand Lake High School New
Any persons with disabilities requiring special accommodations must contact the responsible entity no later than seven (7) calendar days prior to bid opening.
Cameron Parish School Board reserves the right to award the project on whatever basis is in the interest of the Owner and to accept or reject any or all bids and to waive technicalities and informalities.
Marsha Trahan, President
Cameron Parish School Board
LEGAL AD TO RUN: DATE: August22,2013
September 5, 2013
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