CLAY COUNTY, Miss. (WCBI)- Four contractors are in the running for water and sewer system expansions needed where the Yokohama Tire Manufacturing plant will open in Clay County. Sealed bids were opened Wednesday night during west point’s board of selectmen meeting. KA-JACS Contractors, Hemphill Construction, 4-D Construction, and Perma Corporation all submitted bids for the two-part project on East Hazelwood Road. KA-JACS submitted the lowest bid at $1,724,106. The contract will likely be awarded at an October 8th meeting. Yokohama broke ground on the new facility Monday. The city also has awarded a contract for a new water tower to serve the plant.