MOUNT VERNON — Three contractors submitted bids for the county wastewater treatment plant projects at Bladensburg and Millwood on Thursday morning at the Knox County Commissioners office. Board of commissioners president Teresa Bemiller opened each bid and read them. Overseeing the process was Russell B. Krock, president of ADR and Associates, the engineering firm contracted to facilitate the projects.
Bids submitted for the Bladensburg project came from G.E. Baker at $1,754,713.55; Beheler Excavating at $1,649,990.45; and Elite Excavating at $1,705,876.00.