FORREST COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS
NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS:
Sealed bids will be received by the Board of Supervisors of Forrest County, Mississippi at the Forrest County Courthouse, Hattiesburg, Mississippi, until 10:00 am on the 16th day of August, 2021 and shortly thereafter publicly opened for the construction of 26.891 miles of RESEAL on ROADS 'A' THROUGH 'J' being known as Project No. FC21-269 in Forrest County, Mississippi.
PRINCIPAL ITEMS OF WORK ARE APPROXIMATELY AS FOLLOWS:
Mobilization Lump Sum Lump Sum
Hot Mix Asphalt, ST, 12.5 mm, Edge Repair 540.0 Ton
Emulsified Asphalt, Grade CRS-2P 142,198.0 Gal.
Seal Aggregate Cover Material, Size 89 (Crushed Stone or Slag) 3,376.0 Cu. Yd.
Blotter Material 540.0 Cu. Yd.
Maintenance of Traffic Lump Sum Lump Sum
Additional Construction Signs 0.0 Sq. Ft.
CONTRACT TIME: 45 Working Days
BASIS OF AWARD
The award, if made, will be made to the lowest qualified bidder on the basis of published quantities.
The Board of Supervisors hereby notifies all bidders that it will affirmatively insure that 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.
PLANS AND SPECIFICATIONS are on file in the Office of the Purchase Clerk of Forrest County, and the County Engineer's office at 301 Second Avenue, Hattiesburg, MS 39401. This project shall be constructed in accordance with the latest edition of the Mississippi Standard Specifications for State Aid Road and Bridge Construction.
PLANS AND PROPOSALS may be downloaded from Central Bidding at www.centralbidding.com. Electronic bids can be submitted at www.centralbidding.com. For any questions relating to the electronic bidding process, please call Central Bidding at 225-810-4814.
Certified check or bid bond for five percent (5%) of the total bid, made payable to Forrest County and the State of Mississippi must accompany each proposal.
Bidders are hereby notified that any proposal accompanied by letters qualifying in any manner the condition under which the proposal is tendered will be considered an irregular bid and such proposal will not be considered in making the award.
David Hogan, President
Forrest County Board of Supervisors
July 29, 2021
August 5, 2021