City Purchasing and Contracting Services

City Purchasing and Contracting Services, part of the Department of Finance and Administrative Services, manages bids and contracts on behalf of all City departments and offices using competitive processes to acquire fiscally and socially responsible solutions.

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Many questions are answered in our Doing Business with the City booklet. We are also here to help answer questions and/or assist with problems, concerns, advocacy or contracting disputes. Visit our Contact Us page.

City purchasing, public works, consultant contracts

Add your name to the City's Online Business Directory (OBD) and City Consultant Roster. This directory maintains information about all companies and also contains our roster of approved consultants.

For all public works projects the City has centralized construction contracting within the City Purchasing and Contracting Services Division. Our office provides the rules, policies, process and directions, as well as manages the bidding and contracting process. Below find links to information on individual large, high-profile projects.