The underlying purpose and policies of this Ordinance are to manage the Procurement process in accordance with law; spend taxpayer money wisely and fairly; encourage fair and equitable treatment through broad-based competition; protect against fraud, favoritism, extravagance and corruption; obtain the best commodities and Services at the lowest price practicable; provide safeguards for the maintenance of a Procurement system of quality and integrity; and meet the needs of McHenry County through continuous improvement of purchasing systems and procedures.
(Ord. O-200003-12-022, passed 3-23-2000; Ord. O-200404-06-048, passed 4-20-2004; Ord. O-200611-09-107, passed 11-21-2006; Ord. O-201408-06-27, passed 8-5-2014; Ord. O-201601-06-001, passed 1-5-2016, § 1-101)