5-09400-17M EFL-1912(3)B Liberty Road
Bid Date1/21/20 9:00 am
Company & Contacts
Cook Coggin Engineers
Melissa Plunkett 662-842-7381
OFFICE OF STATE AID ROAD CONSTRUCTION
MISSISSIPPI DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
AND BENTON COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS
NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS:
Sealed bids will be received by the Board of Supervisors of Benton
County,Mississippi at the Benton County Courthouse,190 Ripley Avenue, Ashland,
Mississippi, until 9:00 AM on the 21st day of January, 2020 and shortly thereafter publicly opened or the construction of 0.033 miles of BOX CULVERT AND
APPROACHES TO REPLACE BR#30 on the LIBERTY ROAD being known as Project No. EFL-
1912(3)B in Benton County, Mississippi.
NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS:
CONTRACT TIME: 100 Working Days
BASIS OF AWARD
The award, if made, will be made to the lowest qualified bidder on the basis of published quantities.
The attention of the BIDDER is directed to the State and Federal laws governing selection of and employment of labor.
MINIMUM WAGE RATES for this project have been predetermined by the Secretary of the Department of Labor in accordance with the requirements of Federal regulations governing the expenditure of FEDERAL AID HIGHWAY FUNDS and are set out in the labor regulations contained in the proposal.
The Board of Supervisors hereby notifies all bidders that it will affirmatively ensure 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 Chancery Clerk of Benton County, the County Engineer’s office and the Office of the State Aid Engineer,412 E. Woodrow Wilson Avenue, Jackson, Mississippi. 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 secured from Kenneth P. Geno, Jr., County Engineer for Benton County, Mississippi, P. O. Box 1526, Tupelo. The Cost is fifty dollars ($50.00) for plans and fifty dollars ($50.00) for the proposal, non-refundable Certified check or bid bond for five percent (5%) of the total bid, made payable to Benton 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.
PUBLISH: DECEMBER 12TH AND 19TH, 2019