the republic logo

Adams Co. hires new contractor for jail roof project; first contactor lost certification

bug
Share/Save/Bookmark

NATCHEZ, Mississippi — Adams County has hired a new contractor for its jail roof repair project after the contractor originally hired for the project lost its certification with a roof manufacturer.

The Natchez Democrat reports (http://bit.ly/1yzYYJN ) the county had previously awarded a bid to Tru Solutions of Memphis to repair the jail roof, which experts have said is a key step in addressing environmental concerns such as mold in the building, which also houses the Adams County Sheriff's Office.

Architect Johnny Waycaster recommended on Monday the board award the project to Mandal's Construction of Gulfport for $168,414. He says the engineer's estimate for the project was $165,000.


Information from: The Natchez Democrat, http://www.natchezdemocrat.com/

Think your friends should see this? Share it with them!

Story copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Feedback, Corrections and Other Requests: AP welcomes feedback and comments from readers. Send an email to info@ap.org and it will be forwarded to the appropriate editor or reporter.


We also have more stories about:
(click the phrases to see a list)

Category:

Places:

 

Follow The Republic:

All content copyright ©2015 The Republic, a division of Home News Enterprises unless otherwise noted.
All rights reserved. Privacy policy.