Doing Business With The City

Competitive Bids : Doing Business with the City of Aiken

Competition can be a good thing

The City of Aiken asks for competitive bids as a general rule, but makes these exceptions:
  • Small bids – those items costing under $1,500.
  • Sole-source or emergency purchases.
  • Purchases that use State pre-negotiated contracts.
  • Professional services provided by licensed individuals such as architects, lawyers, or engineers.
  • The participation of women and minority business is encouraged.