All professional or personal service contracts entered into by any official on behalf of the City shall first be approved and authorized by Council where the contract exceeds twenty-five thousand dollars ($25,000). A professional service or personal service supplier shall be defined as an individual who possesses professional expertise or a specialized skill in the service area, which expertise or skill may vary from one supplier to another. Professional or personal services shall include, but not be limited, to the following: legal, medical, psychological, counseling, accounting, auditing, engineering, architectural, insurance and banking services. A professional or personal service contract shall be considered as one contract where a review of the nature, scope and objective, as well as the interrelationship of time and purpose of the services to be provided under the contract, evidences the undertaking of a single project.
(Ord. 115-2018.  Passed 5-14-18.)