Finance & Administration

The mission of the Finance and Administration Department is to oversee and manage all financial affairs and administrative functions related to financial accounting, internal and external auditing, and purchasing, with an increased emphasis on the implementation of controls, accountability, technology and cross training. The Finance Department has received a Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting from the Government Finance Officers Association annually since 2009.

Review Current RFPs, RFQs, Contracts and Quotes

If you sell a commodity or service, you may find a market in the Forest Preserves.
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Become a Registered Vendor

After you have registered, you will have access to download the documents for all Forest Preserves postings. You can also choose to receive notifications of solicitations for bids (an amount $25,000 or more) by e-mail each time a formal solicitation is made as well as request for quotations (solicitations under $25,000).
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All vendors are advised that the Forest Preserves is under no obligation to distribute e-mail notifications for solicitation of bids and request for quotations. The Forest Preserves disclaims any liability/responsibility for doing so/or not so doing. All vendors must check the newspaper (Chicago Tribune) or our web site to determine when the bid responses are to be submitted. No formal published advertisements are made for quotation requests.

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