CITY ISSUES "INVITATION TO BID" ON MUNICIPAL COMPLEX CONSTRUCTION
The City of Johnsonville has issued an “Invitation to Bid” to general contractors interested in bidding on the construction of a new 7,236 square foot municipal complex. The building will be located at 117 E. Broadway Street and will house city administration offices, a council chamber/courtroom and an emergency operations center.
The deadline to submit bids is Tuesday, September 10 at 2:00 p.m. and there is a non-mandatory pre-bid meeting on Tuesday, August 20 at 2:00 p.m. at the current City Hall located at 111 W. Broadway Street.
Digital bid packages may be obtained from Rett Harbeson of Johnson, Laschober & Associates, 1296 Broad Street, Augusta, GA 30901. Call 706-724-5756 or email Rett at rharbeson@theJLAgroup.com. There is a refundable plan deposit of $300.
General Contractors must submit bid packages to Johnsonville City Hall, 111 W. Broadway Street, Johnsonville, SC 29555, Attn: David Mace, Downtown Development Director.
In order to submit bids, contractors are required to have a General Contractor’s License Unlimited and Performance and Payment bonds for one hundred percent of contract price.
The awarded contractor must have a Certificate of Insurance showing workers compensation insurance for general contractor and sub-contractors as required by the bid documents.
Johnsonville City Council passed a second reading of an ordinance for an installment purchase revenue bond (IPRB) with BB&T at its meeting on Tuesday, August 6. The bond allows the City to finance up to $2.1 million for the construction of the municipal complex including design fees, site work, furnishings and equipment.
The City of Johnsonville hopes to break ground on the project in October and complete construction next summer.
The full “Invitation to Bid” is available at https://www.cityofjohnsonville.com/business/current_rfps.php.