No bid will be considered unless it is accompanied by a deposit in an amount equal to and not less than 50 percent or more of the annual rental offered to guarantee that the bidder will enter into a written lease agreement and pay a $100 Environmental Conditions of Property report fee and the balance of the rental due within ten days after the date of receipt of written notice of acceptance of the bid and the original lease for execution.
A map showing the location and layout of the land for lease and any additional information may be obtained by contacting Ernie Lentz, Land Use Specialist, Arkabutla Lake Field Office, 3905 Arkabutla Dam Road, Coldwater, Mississippi 38618-9737, or by phone at 662-562-626, extension 14561, or Angela Williams, Real Estate Division, 4155 Clay Street, Vicksburg, Mississippi 39183-3435, or by phone at 601-631-5230.
The District of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers encompasses a 68,000-square-mile area across portions of Mississippi, Arkansas, and Louisiana that holds seven major river basins and incorporates approximately 460 miles of mainline levees. The district is engaged in hundreds of projects and employs approximately 1,000 people. To learn more about the Vicksburg District, visit our website, www.mvk.usace.army.mil.