MOUNT VERNON — Two bids were opened Thursday morning by the Knox County Commissioners for an exterior surface cleaning project at the Knox County Memorial Building and Theater.
Bids submitted came from Lee Construction in Delphos, Ohio, at $76,690; and from General Restoration Corp. at $127,650. An architect’s estimate had previously been set for the project at $135,000.
The specific details of the bids are in the process of review by the commissioners. It is not known when a contract will be awarded.
Knox County is receiving grant funds from the Ariel Foundation and The Community Foundation of Mount Vernon and Knox County to go toward this project. The commissioners expressed their thanks for the generosity of the grant donors.