PIERRE, S.D. (KELO) — The contract to construct a security fence around the South Dakota governor’s mansion was posted on a state government website Thursday. It calls for First Dakota Enterprises Inc. of Fort Pierre to receive up to $462,000 for the work this fall.
The state Bureau of Administration invited bids in August. First Dakota president Jedrey Bauman and Administration Commissioner Scott Bollinger signed a contract September 18. Work has started.
Seven contractors bid. Their total amounts were:
Sharpe Enterprises, Pierre, SD. $566,700.
Journey Group, SFC Civil Constructors, Sioux Falls, SD. $670,000.
Anderson Contractors, Fort Pierre, SD. $527,000.
Parkway Construction, location not available. $491,110.
RCS Construction, Rapid City, SD. $545,000.
First Dakota Enterprises, Fort Pierre, SD. $494,000.
Puetz Corporation, Mitchell, SD. $544,500.