Notice is hereby given that the Terrebonne Parish School Board will receive sealed bids at its Purchasing Department, via Central Bidding, until the hour of two o’clock PM (2:00 PM), November 2, 2021 for Materials and Supplies for Teaching Catalog Contract Bid #110221. Bids will be publicly opened and acknowledged on November 2, 2021 at 2:30 PM at TPSB Central Office, 201 Stadium Drive, Houma, LA 70360 and reviewed by an evaluation committee at a later date.
Specifications and conditions for bidding may also be obtained by emailing email@example.com.
Pursuant to R.S. 38:2212 (E), the Terrebonne Parish School Board has partnered with Central Bidding to distribute bid solicitations, collect responses, and/or allow contractors and vendors the ability to respond through a uniform and secure electronic interactive bidding system. Official bid/RFP documents can be downloaded from Central Bidding at www.centralbidding.com. Electronic bids and or RFPs can be submitted at www.centralbidding.com at no charge. Bidders participating in the electronic option need to contact Central Bidding if they have any questions or issues relating to the electronic bidding process at (225) 810-4814. There may be fees for downloading bid specifications that are charged by Central Bidding. Where applicable, and in all construction projects, an electronic bid bond is also required and must be furnished.
Bids shall be submitted electronically using www.centralbidding.com. Failure of the bidder to upload their bid to Central Bidding is not the responsibility of Terrebonne Parish School Board. Bids shall not be accepted by mail, facsimile, or e-mail.
As per R.S. 38:2252, preference is hereby given to materials, supplies and provisions, produced, manufactured, or grown in Louisiana, quality being equal to articles offered by competitors outside the state. It is the responsibility of the bidder to declare any preference eligibility for an item(s) submitted with the bid. A preference claim will not be allowed after bids are publicly opened.
The Terrebonne Parish School Board reserves the right to use any state, government, or school contract that was properly let for public bidding as a bid for any item(s) where the prices are lower than or equal to the prices submitted by any or all vendors that are pertaining to the Materials and Supplies for Teaching Catalog Contract Bid.
The Terrebonne Parish School Board accepts no responsibility for contacting any vendor, failure to contact a vendor, or a vendor not receiving information regarding this bid. This bid has been properly advertised and it is the sole responsibility of any or all Vendors to request and submit bids as advertised. To the extent permitted by applicable state and federal laws and regulations, the Terrebonne Parish School Board reserves the right to reject any or all bids for just cause.