Purchasing & Administrative Services

PurchasingContractThe Purchasing and Administrative Services Department reports directly to the First Selectman and is responsible for all purchasing and administrative services for Town Government.

Purchasing & Administrative Services – COVID-19 Updates

UPDATE 3/22/2020: Until further notice, the Purchasing Department will be postponing all bid/proposal openings.  The Department of Public Works will still be accepting and opening bids.  Please reach out to the Department of Public Works for more information.   Tabulations of opened bids/proposals will be posted to our website. 

The Purchasing & Administrative Services Department will be updating this page regularly as this situation evolves.

Please check regularly on our Public Bidding page for any addenda posted regarding our current RFB/RFPs.


Frequently Asked Questions of Operations During the COVID-19 Outbreak

How can I contact the Purchasing & Administrative Services Department?


How do I obtain a posted RFB/RFP?


How will I know the bid results if the bid openings are now closed to the public?

  • All bid results on opened projects can be viewed on the RFB & RFP Tabulations page.  We will work diligently to post them as soon as possible.


How can I request to be added to the vendor notification list.

  • You can request to be added to a notification list via email.  Please include the name of the company, a complete mailing address, and the services/products the company offers.
  • You can also sign up for RFB/RFP email alerts that will allow you to stay up to date with all of our RFB/RFP postings.  You will even be alerted when an addendum is issued.  Visit the Public Bidding page and select “Sign Up” at the top of the page.


I have been awarded a contract and need to sign it, how will this be handled?

  • At this time contracts are being mailed out for signature.  Signed contracts shall be returned by USPS mail, or an overnight delivery service (UPS, FedEx, etc).


How do I request a meeting room?