Section 2-467 Bidding process; contracts for five thousand dollars or more but less than fifteen thousand dollars.


    (a)    Except as otherwise provided in this article, the purchasing agent shall not contract for the purchase of any supplies, materials, equipment or services costing five thousand dollars ( $5,000.00 ) or more but less than fifteen thousand dollars ($15,000.00) unless the bidding process of this section or the bidding process of section 2-466 has been followed.

    (b)    The purchasing agent shall solicit by telephone, written notice or otherwise at least three (3) bids, if three (3) independent vendors are available.

    (c)    Bids shall be awarded or rejected as provided in Sec. 2-466.

    (d)    The purchasing agent shall keep a record of all solicitations made under this section.

(Code 1964, § 2.720; Ord. No. 10249, § 1, 8-6-84; Ord. No. 018178. § 2, 7-19-04; Ord. No. 21577, § 1, 1-22-13 )


(Ord. 21577, Amended, 01/22/2013, Prior Text; Ord. 018178, Amended, 07/19/2004, Prior Text)