Purchasing

Purchasing is responsible for prompt procurement of equipment, materials, supplies, and services for City Utilities to the maximum extent possible on the schedule requested by the various departments. This includes:

  • Seeking, developing, and maintaining reliable sources of supply.
  • Utilizing procurement practices that maximize benefits to the utility and its customers.
Bidding Opportunities

Bidding Opportunities


View current bidding opportunities, prequalified bidder programs, and recent bid awards.  Link to bidding sites of local public entities.

Special Projects


View bidding opportunities for projects that are more complicated and require additional explanation.

Vendor Information

Vendor Information


View Purchasing’s Vendor Guide and download an application to become a CU Vendor.

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Federal Transit Administration


Access FTA clauses and certificates applicable to FTA-funded projects and CU’s Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) program.

Contact Purchasing

Contact Purchasing


Contact CU’s Purchasing staff for information and assistance.

General Business

General Business


Access terms and conditions commonly applicable when bidding and doing business with CU, plus additional general business topics.