The County has an interest in measures used by its suppliers to ensure sustainable operations with minimal adverse impact on the environment.
These questions were used in the Sellwood Bridge A&E RFP, 2010.
Disposal of Demolition Debris and Waste Material
This procurement was for engineering consultant services for the complete final design and construction assistance engineering for the Sellwood Bridge Project.
Sellwood Bridge Replacement Project Construction Manager/General Contractor (CM/GC) Services
This procurement was for the purchase of an Automated Law Library System consisting of Kiosk hardware devicesprogrammed and maintained with a subscription for updateable Legal Content.
This RFP was for the weatherization of low-income client homes through the establishment of a ranked list of contractors qualified to perform the work.
For competitive proposal procurements, PUR-8 requires the County to reserve 25% of total evaluation points possible for Sustainable Purchasing and Social Equity. While the sustainability language ...
Social Services & Programs
The County is interested in the ways in which our suppliers are integrating long-term environmental and social aspects in their business strategies to ensure sustainable operations.
Multnomah County is installing solar panels that will produce over 1 Megawatt of clean, renewable energy at three County facilities.
Multnomah County sponsors events and programs as part of our diversity efforts. Events and programs are sponsored based on the value they provide to the contracting and workforce development commun...
This procurement was an Request for Intermediate Proposal (RIP). This purpose of this procurement was to purchase services from one qualified vendor with the capacity, experience and resources to...
Employee and Vendors Surveys can be a useful tool for stakeholder participation, and as an outreach tool.
Tools and resources to help you make a more sustainable purchasing decision for Multnomah County
The goal of supporting technical assistance programs is to provide business development services to MWESB certified businesses. Currently the County sponsors business development programs...
Technology Systems & Services
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In 2008 the Board of County Commissioners adopted Resolution 08-112 directing a team to recommend improvements that would strengthen the oversight of financial and business stability of its persona...
Title IV-E Planning and Claiming Implementation Services
Central Stores now purchases printer cartridges that perform just as well as other cartridges, but cost less, use recycled materials and support workforce development.
One of the best kept secrets about sustainability is the fact that it can save money. Sustainable products are often more durable and efficient, which could mean a higher purchase price, but a sig...
When developing product specifications or RFP’s, buyers should take the necessary precautions to purchase goods with limited-to-no toxic chemicals. This will reduce hazardous waste disposal, futur...
Purchasing Training Definitions