The Fillmore Central School District #2198 is seeking proposals for the management of its food service operation beginning with the 2014/2015 school year per the mandates and requirements of the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) and Minnesota Department of Education guidelines.

There will be a mandatory pre-bid meeting for all interested bidders on April 30, 2014, beginning at 10 a.m. at the Fillmore Central School District Office, 700 Chatfield St., Preston, MN 55965.

Proposals are due no later than 2 p.m. on May 16, 2014, at the following address:

District Office

Fillmore Central School District

700 Chatfield St.

Preston, MN 55965

Proposals are to be on the forms provided and delivered in a sealed envelope and addressed to the Fillmore Central School District #2198 and clearly marked on the outside: "FOOD SERVICE MANAGEMENT PROPOSAL".

The Fillmore Central School District Board of Education reserves the right to accept or reject any and/or all proposals or to accept the proposal that is in the best interest of the school district.

Specifications and forms will be available at the pre-bid meeting on April 30, 2014.