Procurement Policy

The Authority’s Procurement Policy exists to ensure the fair and equitable treatment of all persons involved in public purchasing, to ensure that the purchases are cost-effective, and includes safeguards to maintain a standard system of quality and integrity. It applies to every expenditure of public funds by the Authority, regardless of the funds’ source.

Briefly, Authority contracts are awarded by competitive sealed bids or proposals. Public notice of invitation for either bids or proposals—along with the necessary specifications—will be made.

The full text of our Procurement Policy [December 2022]

Bids & Requests

Here are our most recent bids and requests:

Invitation to Bid: Water Treatment Chemicals

The Peace River Manasota Regional Water Supply Authority is requesting sealed bids for the purchase of Water Treatment Chemicals. Bids shall be firm FOB destination price for the purchase, delivery, and unloading of water treatment chemicals at the Peace River Facility located in DeSoto County as set forth in the Bid Documents.

•  Invitation to Bid Advertisement  (02/03/2023)
•  Bid Documents Package (02/03/2023)

Request for Proposal: Classification and Pay Plan Study 2023

The Peace River Manasota Regional Water Supply Authority  is seeking proposals from experienced consultants to perform a market study to assess the Authority’s existing classification and pay plan. 

•  Request for Proposals