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County seeking subcontractors for government center

An artists' rendering of the Hays County Government Center as it will appear from the west side. ILLUSTRATION by BALFOUR BEATTY


Hays County today announced that its design-builder, Balfour Beatty Construction Company, will begin the solicitation for subcontractor bids for work related to the Hays County Government Center. Documents will be available for interested bidders on February 19 on www.Smartbidnet.com.

“This is another exciting step in bringing a unified, one-stop government center to the people of Hays County and an opportunity during these challenging economic times to bring jobs to our county,” said Pct. 1 Commissioner Debbie Ingalsbe, whose precinct will be home to the center.

Interested subcontractors, even if they are already registered with Smartbidnet.com, should email Jason Cagle at jcagle@balfourbeattyus.com to be added to the subcontractor listing on Smartbidnet.com. Include the following information in the e-mail: company name and contact, trade the company is performing, address, phone and fax.

There will be a pre-bid meeting at 3 p.m. Feb. 24 at the Embassy Suites in San Marcos. For information on the pre-bid meeting, call Dan O’Shea at 214-451-1098.