PUBLIC NOTICE

The Central Texas Workforce Development Board(CTWDB), administrative entity for itís contractor, Central Texas Council of Governments(CTCOG) is soliciting bid/proposals for Computer Equipment. CTWDB serves the Central Texas Service Workforce Development Area consisting of the following counties: Bell, Coryell, Lampasas, Milam, Mills, Hamilton, and San Saba. The CTWDB plans and oversees workforce programs under Federal and State funding sources.

Bid/proposal specifications may be obtained from the offices of CTWDB by contacting Mark Collier at (254) 939-3771, ext. 312 or at 200 North Main, P.O. Box 450, Belton, Texas 76513 or you may download a computer version of the RFP at http://www.workforcelink.com. (Invitation For Bids will be available for download online Tuesday, June 5, 2001.)

A Bidders Conference will be held to respond to any questions concerning the IFB. The conference will take place at the CTWDB Board Room, 200 North Main, Belton, Tx, at 10:00 am on June 8, 2001. One original and three copies of the bid must be submitted to the CTWDB by 5:00 PM on June 18, 2001.

The CTWDB reserves the right to accept or reject any or all bid/proposals received as a result of this request, or to negotiate with all qualified vendors, or to cancel in part or in its entirety this IFB, if it is in the best interest of the CTWDB.

CTWDB encourages historically underutilized businesses to request and respond to all Invitations for Bids.