A servant-leader with a servant’s heart for others, Ms. Cynthia Foskey is the Executive Administrator for Southeastern Community Action Partnership. With over 26 years of experience in community and non-profit sector work, Ms. Foskey holds an Associate’s Degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Management.
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Sealed bids for an Instructional Modular Head Start Building will be received by Southeastern Community Action Partnership, Inc. 405 N. Elm St., Lumberton, N.C. 28358 (PO Box 1025) on August 31, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. Proposals can be mailed or hand-delivered, but they must be in the office by the deadline posted above. No proposals will be accepted after the due date and time posted above.
Bids will be opened publicly on September 01, 2021, at 10:30 a.m. Vendors desiring to participate will be allowed to attend, however, a final decision will not be made at the time of the bid opening. Selection of a bidder will be made on the basis of which bid is most responsive to the solicitation and most advantageous to the agency.
We are looking for a modular building approximately 11,620 sq. ft. with six (6) classrooms with approximately nine hundred eighty (980) square feet each.
- It will have an actual cook kitchen.
- Fire Sprinkler System Roughed-in.
- Vinyl insulated windows with (Low-E).
- Total electric.
- 28 linear feet of Base and Overhead Cabinets.
- 100% Bonded.
- Purchase, delivery including traffic control/flag men, setting of modules on block piers including the cost of a crane to set modules.
- Inside and outside 100% complete except for the electrical, water and sanitary connections.
Floor plan and other specifications may be obtained from Bosco Locklear by emailing: firstname.lastname@example.org Any questions can be addressed to Bosco Locklear by email or call
Suppliers must certify that to the best of his or her knowledge, that their company or anyone associated with their company is not currently on the debarment list from receiving state or federal funds for payment.
The company chosen must follow the Federal Acts Below:
(1) Copeland Anti-Kickback Act: The contractor is prohibited from inducing, by any means, any person employed in the construction, completion or repair of public work, to give up any part of the compensation to which he is otherwise entitled. The sponsoring agency will report all suspected or reported violations of this policy to the funding agency.
(2) Davis-Bacon Act: The contractor is required to pay wages to laborers and mechanics at a rate of not less than the minimum wages specified in a wage determination by the Secretary of Labor. In addition, the contractor is required to pay wages not less than once a week. A copy of the current prevailing wage determination issued by the Department of Labor will be placed in each solicitation and the award of a contract will be conditioned upon acceptance of the wage determination. The sponsoring agency shall report all suspected or reported violations of this policy to the funding agency.
(3) Contract Work Hours and Safety Standards Act: The contractor is required to compute the wages of every mechanic and laborer on the standard workday of 8 hours and a standard workweek of 40 hours. Work in excess of the standard workday or workweek is permissible provided that the worker is compensated at a rate not less than 1 ½ times the basic rate of pay for all hours worked in excess of 8 hours in a calendar day
40 hours in the workweek. The contractor is also required to see that no laborer or mechanic is asked to work in surroundings or under working conditions that are unsanitary, hazardous, or dangerous to their safety as determined under construction safety and health standards promulgated by the Secretary of Labor.
Southeastern Community Action Partnership, Inc. reserves the right to reject all proposals received in response to this RFP. A contract for the accepted proposal will be drafted based upon the factors described in this RFP.