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Procurement Opportunities, Bids and RFP Status
Purchasing Division
Purchasing, is responsible for the management of procurement of all goods and services, including construction and professional services. Some of the major duties include the preparation of bid specifications, competitive sealed bidding, contract administration, project management, the acquisition and disposal of real property and the disposal of obsolete and surplus material.

The City of Sarasota utilizes the Demandstar service which allows you to receive the appropriate new solicitations as soon as they are issued. You can read solicitations sooner and responding is easier and more cost effective.

To find out how you can receive automatic notification of new government solicitations, call toll free 1-800-711-1712 or visit :

For information go to our Minority Buiness Enterprise Resolution.


Purchasing Department
1565 First Street
Sarasota, FL 34236
Tel: (941) 954-4151
Fax: (941) 954-4157

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City of Sarasota address: 1565 1st Street, Sarasota, FL, 34236,
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