Notice is hereby given that sealed bids will be received by the Board of Supervisors of George County, Mississippi until 10:00 a.m. on the 5 day of July , 2022, and said bids are to be opened and read aloud in the Board of Supervisors’ Meeting Room located in the George County Administration Building, 329 Ratliff St., Lucedale, MS 39452.
Contractors have the option of submitting their bids sealed in an envelope or electronically. For electronic bid, documents can be downloaded from Central Bidding. Electronic bids shall be submitted at www.centralbidding.com. For any questions relating to the electronic bidding process, please call Central Bidding at 225-810-4814.
Contractors have the option of submitting their bids sealed in an envelope or delivered in person. If a sealed envelope bid is submitted by mail, the address of the Chancery Clerk is 355 Cox Street, Lucedale, MS 39452. Envelopes containing the bid must be sealed, and designated as bids for the following items described, to wit:
GEORGE COUNTY INDUSTRIAL PARK
SEWER LIFT STATION REPLACEMENT PROJECT
If any envelope is not so marked, any bid contained therein will not be considered. Any bids received after the time and date specified will not be considered and will be returned unopened.
All bid envelopes should contain the bidder’s name and mailing address on the outside of the envelope and also specify the name of the bid item.
Bidder’s certificate of responsibility number or a statement that the bid inside is less than $50,000 shall appear on the outside or exterior of the envelope or container of such bids, failing which, said bid shall not be opened or considered.
Copies of the Contract Documents may be examined at the following locations:
Batson & Brown, Inc.; 11267 Old 63 S., Lucedale, MS 39452
Copies of the Contract Documents may be obtained at the office of Batson & Brown, Inc., located at 11267 Old 63 South, Lucedale, MS 39452, upon payment of $100.00 (non-refundable) for each set. Plans and proposal documents may also be obtained from the referenced online bid site.
Work on which proposals are invited consists of the George County Industrial Park Sewer Lift Station Replacement Project. The attention of bidders is directed to the State and Federal Requirements within this Contract. Contract time shall be 75 calendar days.
Proposals must be accompanied by a Proposal Guaranty consisting of a Bid Bond, Cashier’s Check or Certified Check in the amount of 5% of the amount of the bid.
The Board of Supervisors hereby notifies all bidders that it will affirmatively insure than in any contract entered into pursuant to this advertisement; minority business enterprise will be afforded full opportunity to submit bids in response to this invitation and will not be discriminated against on the grounds of race, color, or national origin in consideration for an award.
The County reserves the right to reject all bids or any bid not conforming to the intent and purpose of the Contract Documents, and to waive any informalities and to postpone the award of the Contract for a period of time which, however, shall not extend beyond 60 days from the bid opening date.
GIVEN UNDER MY HAND AND OFFICIAL SEAL OF OFFICE, this the 16th day of May, 2022.