Friday, May 25, 2012

Rankin Supes Award Bid For Old Fannin Road

The Rankin County Board of Supervisors awarded the bid for the Old Fannin Road project on Thursday.  The winning bid was submitted by Southern Rock LLC in the amount of $11,717,341.  Southern Rock was also the contractor for the project that widened Old Fannin Rd. some years back.
 
The contracts will be submitted to MDOT for approval - work is not expected to begin for several months.

Details of the project can be found HERE.

The agenda from Thursday's meeting.


AGENDA
RANKIN COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS
Jay Bishop, PRESIDING
May 24, 2012 - 9:00 A.M.
I.    CALL TO ORDER

II.   INVOCATION

III.  CHARLES PARKER, COUNTY CONSULTING ENGINEER
      A. HPP-7331-00(00S)/104626-801000 [Old Fannin Road
         Federal Project] - Approval to accept the 
         recommended bid of Southern Rock, LLC in the
         amount of $11,717,341.00 and approval of all
         documents as required per the Mississippi
         Department of Transportation Bid Concurrence
         Package

IV.   GEORGE BOBO, ROAD MANAGER
      INTERIM COUNTY ADMINISTRATOR
      A. Monterey Road Improvements - Adjustment of Entergy 
         Distribution Facility and authority to issue check
         at a total cost to Rankin County in the amount 
         of $104,252.00

      B. Monterey Road Improvements - Authorize to advertise
         project
      C. Authority to purchase police equipment package for
         Constable Tim Gardner's Vehicle and approve the
         budget amendment in the amount of $4,662.00
      D. Authority to pay 2012 membership dues to MCDEMA for 
         Scott Davis in the amount of $25.00
      E. Authority for Bob Wedgeworth and Scott Davis to
         attend the 2012 MCDEMA Conference on June 4 - 6, 
         2012, at the Mississippi Gulf Coast Convention 
         Center in Biloxi, Mississippi 
         (This is at no cost to the county)
      F. Authority to pay Grant Management Invoice No. 5 to
         EnviroSafe Solutions in the amount of $6,741.70 for
         Rankin County Community Safe Room and authority to 
         issue check
      G. Authority to pay A2H Invoice 29834 for Architectural 
         Services and Invoice 29835 for Civil Design for a 
         total of $13,233.17 for the Rankin County Community
         FEMA Safe Room and authority to issue check
      H. Authority to issue check in the amount of $46,148.00 
         to the East Metro Corridor Commission for Pay
         Estimate No. 15 as part of the County's contribution
         to the East Metro Corridor in accordance with the 
         Interlocal Agreement 
      I. Authority to issue check to the Lutheran Episcopal
         Services of Mississippi (LESM) for partial payment
         of reimbursement in the amount of $15,389.15 for
         the JUMP Grant

V.    ADDITIONAL BUSINESS TO BE DISCUSSED

VI.   RECESS UNTIL MAY 31, 2012, at 9:00 A.M.


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2 comments:

Anonymous said...

I think Southern Rock is owned by the same family who owned the land where the new Brandon School was built instead of using the 16th section land.

Anonymous said...

Look up ROXCO and Southern Rock companies, same family