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A. Contracts which by their nature are not adaptable to award by competitive bidding, such as contracts for the services of individuals possessing a high degree of professional skill where the ability or fitness of the individual plays an important part, auditing, contracts for utility services such as water, heat, light, telephone, engineering contracts or purchase of educational matter, shall not be subject to competitive bidding.
B. The provisions of this chapter shall not apply to local improvements contracts, to special assessments, or to purchases or contracts otherwise specifically provided for by the Illinois Compiled Statutes. (Ord. 14-08-27)
C. For all purchases between five thousand dollars ($5,000.00) and twenty five thousand dollars ($25,000.00), the prospective vendor shall submit written price quotations incorporating therein a complete description of the proposed product or service and all data pertaining thereto. (Ord. 14-08-27; amd. Ord. 17-11-24)
D. Emergency purchase: See subsection 4.7D(8) of this Code. (Ord. 14-08-27)