Contracts & Standards Division
The Contracts & Standards Division is responsible for competitive acquisition
of professional services and construction bids for the Engineering Department.
This division also administers the city and borough Local Improvement District (LID)
- Engineering Department Bid and RFP Information
- Professional Contract Services
Professional services are acquired through an open proposal process based
primarily upon qualifications. Engineering, architecture, planning, and land
surveying compose the majority of professional service contracts handled by
- Construction Bid Services
City and Borough construction contracts are awarded on the basis of the lowest
competitive bid submitted by a qualified, responsive bidder. Responsibilities
of the division include preparation of bid packages, advertisement, bid
evaluation, preparation of award recommendations, contract preparation and
processing. The division also provides department review of DBE participation
in contracts, compliance with state labor statutes, and provides professional
evaluation of bid protest and contract dispute resolution for CBJ projects.
- Local Improvement District (LID) Process
Contracts & Standards is responsible for implementing the City and Borough's Local
Improvement District process as established by the Home Rule Charter and city code. The LID process typically is used for expansion of the municipal sewer collection system, storm sewer system and drainage improvements, and for street paving projects.