St. Landry Parish School Board
1013 East Creswell Lane
P.O. Box 310
Opelousas, LA 70571
NOTICE OF REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS
FOR FISCAL AGENT SERVICES
The St. Landry Parish School Board, a political subdivision located at 1013 E. Creswell Lane, Opelousas, Louisiana70570-0310, is seeking sealed proposals from qualified depository institutions who are interested in serving as Fiscal Agent of the St. Landry Parish School Board. A copy of the Request for Proposals package can be obtained from Tressa Miller at the School Board.
Sealed proposals will be received until two o'clock (2:00) P.M. (C.S.T.), Thursday, May 19, 2022, at which time they will be publicly opened and read aloud.Request for proposals shall be sealed and the following shall be plainly marked on the outside of the envelope:
REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL FOR A FISCAL AGENT, MAY 19, 2022
ATTN: TRESSA MILLER
1013 E. CRESWELL LANE
OPELOUSAS, LA 70570-0310
RFP's may also be submitted electronically at www.centralbidding.com
It is to be understood by the successful bidder that the St. Landry Parish School Board shall have the right to invest idle funds or parts thereof.
Pursuant to Bunkie Bank & Trust Co. v. Avoyelles Parish Police Jury, App. 3 Cir. 1978, 358 So.2d 319, the School Board reserves the right, in determining what bid to accept, to consider such factors as expenses and other risks which they, rather than the bidder, must incur in transmitting funds between the selected bank and the central office and all other facilities of the School Board.
The St. Landry Parish School Board intends to award all items for an initial period of three (3) years. At the option of the School Board and acceptance by the contractor, this contract may be extended.
It is the policy of the St. Landry Parish School Board to provide equal opportunities without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age, disabilities, or veteran status in educational programs and activities. This includes, but is not limited to, admissions, educational services, financial aid and employment
TO BE PUBLISHED IN THE DAILY WORLD:
APRIL 20, 2022
May 4, 2022