HED: Alcorn supervisors award bridge work

CATEGORY: Alcorn County

AUTHOR: SUMMER

HED: Alcorn supervisors award bridge work

CORINTH – A Nettleton construction company was awarded a contract Wednesday for $297,189 to replace two bridges in Alcorn County.

Harris Millwright Construction Co. submitted the lowest of eight bids on the project which includes installation of two pre-cast concrete bridges. The bid was 11 percent below the engineer’s estimated cost of $335,110.

The bridges are located in District 2, on County Road 264, and District 3, on County Road 301, also known as Waukomis Lake Road.

Construction is expected to begin by the first of the year. The contract calls for completion in 90 working days.

Other bidders included: Rutledge Contractors Inc., $300,224; Northeast Construction Co., $312,246; Buddy Ayers Construction Co., $300,786; APAC of Mississippi, $332,275; Harrell Construction Co., $331,308; Hayes Co., $348,546; and Dye Construction Co., $360,390.