LA DOC contracts/MOUs re: Winn Correctional Center

Beryl Lipton filed this request with the Department of Corrections of Louisiana.


From: Beryl Lipton

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the the Louisiana Public Records Act, I hereby request the following records:

All contracts (and their amendments), memorandums of understanding, and associated materials entered into by the Louisiana Department of Corrections for services and activities related to the Winn Correctional Center ( Responsive materials include, but are not limited to, the following materials:

- original Invitation to Negotiate, Request for Proposal, or other applicable call for bidder submissions
- all materials provided by the winning bidder
- the most recently applicable contracts
- all associated exhibits
- all amendments

The requested documents will be made available to the general public free of charge as part of the public information service at, and is not being made for commercial usage.

In the event that fees cannot be waived, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 3 business days, as the statute requires.


Beryl C.D. Lipton


To Whom It May Concern:

I wanted to follow up on the following Freedom of Information request, copied below, and originally submitted on April 1, 2015. Please let me know when I can expect to receive a response, or if further clarification is needed.

Thank you for your help.

From: Jonathan Vining

(See attached file: C# 692239 CCA-WINN AMD#03.pdf)(See attached file: C#
692239 Amd #01.pdf)(See attached file: C# 692239 Amd #02.pdf)(See attached
file: C# 692239 Assets listing 6-10-2010.pdf)(See attached file: C# 692239
staffing requirments.xlsx)(See attached file: WNC.CCA.contract.PDF)(See
attached file: DOC.PDF)

Attached please find the current contract between the State and CCA re:
Winn Correctional Center. We have no documents responsive to the RFP
request, as the original contract with CCA was signed some 20 years
ago--well beyond our records retention period.