Lake County Commissioners approve jail contracts
By Kitty Conley firstname.lastname@example.org April 9, 2013 12:42PM
Updated: April 9, 2013 12:57PM
CROWN POINT — Lake County Commissioners on April 3 approved a consulting contract with Robert Rehder to oversee the Lake County Jail Construction Fund Bond.
The contract will be backdated to run from Jan. 1, 2013 through December 31, 2014. The total amount is a not to exceed $72,000, paid out monthly at a rate of $3,000 per month.
A contract for a telephone system upgrade at the Lake County Juvenile Justice Center was awarded to Tri-Electronics in an amount not to exceed $57,999.
The Commissioners also approved advertising for bids on a jail plumbing project which is part of the jail overhaul mandated by the federal courts.
The specifications were approved. The bids are to be received in the Lake County Auditor’s Office prior to 9:30 a.m. on May 1.