The City of Evanston invites Evanston businesses to attend a seminar on how to do business with the city on Thursday, April 28, 2011 from 6-9 p.m. at the Lorraine H. Morton Civic Center, Fourth Floor, 2100 Ridge Ave.  The seminar will provide:

  • An overview of the bidding and small purchasing requirements of the City for all perspective Minority, Women and Evanston Business Enterprises (MWEBE’s);
  • More tailored break-out sessions on the competitive bid process ($20K+), potential projects, etc. and the small purchasing requirements (under $20K); and
  • Will serve to encourage more businesses to participate in city bids and small purchases.

This seminar is not limited to large companies, sub-contractors or professional consultants, but also smaller scale businesses such as caterers, auto parts suppliers, etc.) along with minority owned, women owned and Evanston based businesses are encouraged to attend.

This is a great opportunity for local businesses to see what other larger-scale and smaller purchase opportunities there are available with the city. Don’t miss out on this opportunity on learning how to do business with the City of Evanston.

For more information or to RSVP for the seminar, e-mail economicdevelopment@cityofevanston.org or cal 847/448-8100.