The City of Pittsburg operates a decentralized procurement process. Decentralization empowers respective departments to procure goods and services (preparing and soliciting bids as necessary) in accordance with state and federal guidelines and purchasing policies and procedures as approved by the City Council of the City of Pittsburg - Purchasing Policy Effective October 2010 [PDF].
For "administrative purposes" only, the Chief Purchasing Officer is the City Manager. All general purchasing matters should be referred to the Finance Department (as noted below). All matters specific to the Public Works Department should be referred to the Assistant Director of Public Works (as noted below).
All City departments must comply with applicable federal and state laws and the City of Pittsburg Purchasing Policies and Procedures. Direct contact should be made to the applicable City departments for solicitation of quotes and procurement processes.
For further information, vendors interested in doing business with the City of Pittsburg may contact:
City of Pittsburg
65 Civic Avenue
Pittsburg, CA 94565-3814
Phone: (925) 252-4945
Fax: (925) 252-6969