Request for Proposal : Food Contract - Mower County Correctional Facility (Jail)

Mower County is soliciting proposals from qualified food service providers to prepare, serve, and provide correctional food service for inmates and staff at the Mower County Correctional Facility (Jail). It is requested that this service be achieved in a professional and cost efficient manner which meets the requirements described in the RFP.

Built in 2010, Mower County Correctional Facility is a 128 bed facility with an average daily population is 80.

Mower County intends to award a multi-year food service contract to the successful proposal. The first year of service shall commence on or about September 1, 2019 or as soon as an executed contract is obtained. The Contract shall automatically renew for three (3) additional consecutive yearly periods, terminating on August 31, 2022.

Interested bidders may obtain further information detailing specifications from Mower County Administration, 201 First Street NE, Suite 9, Austin, MN 55912; (507-437-9549). Proposals are to be submitted in a sealed envelope marked with Responder’s name and “Proposal to Provide Food Service for Mower County Jail” on the outside of the envelope to the following address no later than 4:00 P.M. CST Tuesday, July 16, 2019.

Mower County Administration
Attention: Trish Harren 201 1st Street NE, Suite 9
Austin, MN 55912

Mower County reserves the right to accept any bid or to reject any or all bids, or part of such bids and waive informalities or irregularities in bidding.

/s/ Trish Harren
County Administrator


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