City of Springfield, Illinois

James O. Langfelder - Mayor

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Purchasing Department

The Municipal Center is open from 8:00 am - 4:30 pm. Bids may be hand delivered or mailed by USPS, Fed Ex or Courier to:

City of Springfield  Office of Budget & Management
 Room 210 Municipal Center West
 300 South Seventh Street
 Springfield, IL 62701-1681

In accordance with the instructions on page 4 of the bid/proposal booklet(s).

In addition, bid openings take place every Thursday at 2:00 pm in the City Council Chambers in Municipal Center West on the 3rd Floor and are open to the public. RFP openings take place in Room 200 every Thursday at 3:00 p.m. and are also open to the public.

Please send any questions with regard to these changes to Purchasing@springfield.il.us or call the Purchasing office at (217) 789-2191.

If you would like to review information about Vacant Lots click here, or scroll down to “Requests for Proposals/Qualifications” on this page and click “Sale of Real Property.”

The City of Springfield is accepting electronic bids.  Click Here for more information.

** Please note, there is a $25.00 processing fee for all bids/proposals submitted in a hard copy format. **

The City of Springfield works to acquire services and commodities in the most cost effective, efficient and impartial manner. Our process is outlined within our Purchasing guidelines. Goods, services, and construction are generally obtained through a bid or proposal solicitation process to offer the opportunity for equitable participation by businesses.

To view the most current Illinois Department of Labor prevailing wage rates, click here.

To view the City of Springfield’s Bid Protest Policy, click here.

The City of Springfield Electronic Vendor Bids Portal now allows questions on Bid and Proposal opportunities to be submitted online.

  • Please see the Bid/RFP opportunities below. To submit a question realated to a Bid or RFP, scroll down and select the opportunity, then from the details page click the Submit Question button.
  • You may also submit questions through your Electronic Vendor Bids account using the Vendor Login below. Once logged in, select the Ask a Question link posted next to the opportunity.

Vendor Notification

You can create an online Vendor account with the City of Springfield and can be notified of new bidding opportunities relevant to your expertise. To create an online Vendor account, click the link below to complete our online form.

Bid Opportunity

Click the link below to see our current opportunities. A vendor log-in is not required.

For questions about our bid process, please contact the City’s Purchasing Department at 217.789.2191.


   Bid Booklets & Contracts

Contract Number

Contract Name

Posted Date

Opening Date

Select UE23-11-84 Unit 4 SCR Catalyst Top Layer Removal & Installation 11/22/2022 1/12/2023 @ 2:00 PM
Select PW23-11-85 Tree Removal and Clearing - Firehouse 13 11/29/2022 12/22/2022 @ 2:00 PM
Select PW23-11-82 Poplar Place Demolitions 11/15/2022 12/8/2022 @ 2:00 PM

    Search For Past Bid Booklet Information In the Bid Archives


   Requests for Proposals/Qualifications

RFP Number

RFP Name

Posted Date

Opening Date

Select RFP CS19-29 Extended Sale of Real Property 6/26/2021 6/25/2023 @ 3:00 PM
Select RFP UW23-27 Lease & Redevelopment of Beach House & Area 10/17/2022 12/15/2022 @ 3:00 PM
Select RFP PW23-31 Cave-In Repairs 11/15/2022 12/8/2022 @ 3:00 PM

    Search For Past Request For Proposal (RFP) Information In the RFP Archives


   Public Works/Fixed Works Projects

Any bidder interested in bidding on any "Public Works or Fixed Works Project" for the City of Springfield must certify that it and each Subcontractor (if any) performing work on a public works contract are participants in an applicable apprenticeship and training program approved by and registered with the United States Department of Labor’s Bureau of Apprenticeship and Training. For more information you can contact the United States Department of Labor’s Bureau of Apprenticeship and Training by clicking below, or by contacting:
More Info

Illinois State Director

United States Dept. of Labor

230 S. Dearborn Street

Chicago, IL 60604

312-569-5508

   City of Springfield's 2023 Minority and Female Business Enterprise Goal

The City of Springfield is committed to ensuring our fixed works projects offer subcontracting opportunities to Minority and Female Business Enterprises as well as employment opportunity to all the citizens we serve.

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   Specification Committee Approved Minutes

Meeting Date

Meeting Time

Select 10/18/2022 10:30:00
Select 10/11/2022 10:30:00
Select 10/4/2022 10:30:00
Select 9/20/2022 10:30:00
Select 9/13/2022 10:30:00

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