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ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS
NOTICE TO BIDDERS
Re-Bid Desoto County Sheriff’s Department Addition
Desoto County Board of Supervisors
Notice is hereby given that sealed bids will be received for the construction of the project named below by the Board of Supervisors of DeSoto County, Mississippi, until 2:00 P.M. local time on Tuesday, April 20th, 2021, and shortly thereafter will be opened and read aloud publicly.
BID FILE: Re-Bid Desoto County Sheriff’s Department Addition
BID FILE NUMBER: 21-330-226-02
Location for the Receipt of Bids:
Bid for the “Desoto County Sheriff’s Department Addition”
Procurement Coordinator (Angie Irving)
365 Losher Street, Suite 340
Hernando, MS 38632
Office Hours: 8am – 5pm
Bid Submittal Options:
Bids may be submitted via sealed envelope addressed to the Office of Procurement, 365 Losher Street, Suite 340, Hernando, Mississippi 38632 Electronic bids can be submitted at www.centralbidding.com. For any questions relating to the electronic bid process, please call Central Bidding at 225.810.4814.
Plans and Specifications Entitled:
“Re-Bid Desoto County Sheriff’s Department Addition”
Bid Documents: Official bid documents may be viewed or downloaded free from the DeSoto County Procurement website at: https://www.desotocountyms.gov/Bids.aspx.
Plan Holders: To ensure that general contractors and all subcontractors get issued addenda or any other information issued to the bidder, participants are encouraged to register at either www.desotocountyms.gov/bids.aspx or www.centralbidding.com to be on the official plan holders list.
Plans and Specifications are also on file in the Office of Procurement, DeSoto County Administration Building, 365 Losher Street, Suite 340, Hernando, MS 38632, during normal business hours. Information concerning this bid can also be found on the Procurement Page @desotocountyms.gov. All bids must comply with the plans and specifications provided. DeSoto County reserves the right to amend the plans and specifications, as necessary, and agrees to notify all having requested bid packets from the DeSoto County Office of Procurement and Central Bidding.
Proposals shall be submitted in duplicate only upon the blank proposal forms provided with the specifications and must be accompanied by Proposal Security in the form of Certified Check or acceptable Bid Bond in the amount equal to at least five percent (5%) of the Base Bid: such security to be forfeited as liquidated damages, not penalty, by any bidder who fails to carry out the terms of the proposal, execute contract and post Performance Bond in the form and amount within the time specified. The Bid Bond, if used, shall be payable to the Owner.
Bids on the Project must be received on or before the period scheduled for the project and no bid withdrawn after the scheduled closing time for the project for a period of forty-five (45) days.
All bids submitted in excess of $50,000.00 by a Prime or Subcontractor to do any erection, building, construction, repair, maintenance, or related work must comply with the Mississippi Contractors Act of 1985, by securing a Certificate of Responsibility from the State Board of Contractors.
Out of state bidders submitting proposals exceeding $50,000 must provide a copy of their state’s preference law.
Bond requirements for this project will include Performance and Payment Bonds.
The Board of Supervisors reserves the right to reject any and all bids and waive any informalities.
Pre-Bid Conference – Schedule To Be Determined
Interested Bidders will be able to visit the project site immediately following the pre-bid conference.
WITNESS MY SIGNATURE, this the 17th day of August, 2020.
Misty Heffner, CHANCERY CLERK
(SEAL) DeSoto County Board of Supervisors
SUBMITTED TO: DESOTO TIMES TODAY
FOR PUBLICATION ON: Thursday, March 18, 2021
Thursday, March 25, 2021
PROOF OF PUBLICATION TO: DeSoto County Administrator Office
DeSoto County Administration Building
365 Losher Street, Suite 300
Hernando, MS 38632
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