ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS FOR FIBER WAN
Sealed written bids will be received at the Office of the Superintendent, Picayune School District, 706 Goodyear Blvd., Picayune, Ms 39466. Proposals are being sought by Picayune School District to lease a managed lit 10-gigabit fiber network capacity to provide an E-Rate eligible Wide Area Network (WAN) service between its eligible sites and the district data center, located in the district central office at 706 Goodyear Blvd Picayune, MS 39466 beginning July 1, 2022. Picayune School District will accept sealed bids to provide specified services beginning July 1, 2022 to June 30, 2027 that will be partially funded through the Schools and Library Division (SLD) E-Rate program. A complete copy of the Request for Proposals is posted online at http://www.pcu.k12.ms.us
under Links – RFP FiberWAN-22. Failure to attend the mandatory site visit on 12/8/2021 will disqualify the proposer. Fax proposals will not be accepted. Sealed bids must be clearly marked “RFP Fiber WAN-2022” and delivered to Picayune School District central office, 706 Goodyear Blvd, Picayune, MS 39466 no later than 10:00 a.m. CST on January 7, 2022. Bids will be opened at 11:00 a.m. The Board of Trustees will accept the lowest or best bid, but reserves the right to reject any and all bids. Information may be obtained by calling 601-889-0041.
Lisa Persick Director of Finance
Jason Wheat Network Administrator
The Picayune Item:
Nov. 24 and Dec. 1, 2021