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Current Bid & Proposal Opportunities

The City of Berkeley Health Officer has ordered residents to shelter in place through May 31, leaving only to receive or provide essential services.

All non-construction bid and proposal due dates are extended. New dates will be posted as soon as practical. CONSTRUCTION BID PROJECTS ARE PROCEEDING AS SCHEDULED.

 Instructions for delivering bid responses for bidding firms, FedEx, UPS, other couriers: 

Public bid openings will be at 2180 Milvia in the first floor conference room.

Staff will attend to the front door beginning 15 minutes prior to the bid opening.

Attendees at any public bid opening shall maintain recommended social distancing separation (six feet) for the duration of the meet.


The following is a list of current solicitations for City of Berkeley non-construction Bids and RFPs. For construction projects, see below. If you are intending to respond to an item or engage in another vendor relationship with the City, please see Additional Information & Links, below.

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Non-Construction Bids & Proposals


 Specification #

 Title/Description & Related Specification Files

Due Date

SAMPLE Personal Services Contract     
SAMPLE Consulting (Professional) Services Contract    
21-11441-C Finance Department Consultant      3/25/2021 Darryl Sweet
21-111436-C   Healthy Berkeley 2-Year Community Funding 2/25/2021 Dechen Tsering
  Presentation Slides     
20-11380-C - Re-Issued   Wellness Fitness Program 3/4/2021 David Sprague
  USAR Fit for Deployment Form    
  Addendum A    
   Addendum B    
  Addendum C    
  Occupational Medicine Services Contract    
21-11415-C - Re-Issued II   Mental Health Counseling Services for Older Adults 2/11/2021 Abraxas Seale
 21-11414-C   2023-2031 Housing Element Update 1/12/2021 1/28/2021  Alene Pearson
  Addendum A    
  Addendum B    
21-11440 Fund Development Consultant 3/18/2021 Barbara Ann White


Construction Bids


For information on Public Works and Parks, Recreation & Waterfront construction-related projects, please see Construction Project Bid Opportunities.

Additional Information & Links

If you are unable to acces this information or have any questions, please contact:
General Services - Procurement by email or phone (510) 981-7320 or TDD (510) 981-7250.--C

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