2.30.010   Purposes.
   This chapter defines the contract procurement policies, procedures and requirements for public works construction, general services, professional services, wholesale utility commodities and services, and contracts, the performance for which the city receives substantial value. This chapter establishes the contracting authority of the City Manager, the Chief Procurement Officer (“Procurement Officer”), designated employees, City Attorney, and City Council (“Council”). The purpose of this chapter is: to foster and encourage the use of best management practices in contracting and purchasing; to ensure quality and efficiency in the procurement of goods, services, equipment, materials and supplies at the lowest cost commensurate with the quality needed; to provide for a fair and equitable procurement process utilizing standardized solicitation procedures; and to maintain honesty and integrity in the procurement process.
(Ord. 5494 § 4, 2020: Ord. 5387 § 1 (part), 2016: Ord. 4827 § 1 (part), 2004)