Conservation Pays Game - Sponsorship Opportunity
We are requesting co-sponsors for the Broward Water Partnership’s Conservation Pays Game to be held February – April of
2019. The Broward Water Partnership was established in 2011 as a means of promoting a regional water conservation
ethic throughout Broward County. The County has 82% participation in this indoor water conservation program, which
includes the Conservation Pays toilet rebate program. Over 12,000 rebates have been issued to date. That, combined with
the distribution of over 25,000 free water saving devices, has led to nearly 2 billion gallons of water saved.
The Conservation Pays game promotes environmental stewardship and shows Broward residents how to save time and
money and protect water through an online gaming tool. The tool asks residents to engage in the conversation,
through a variety of activities that highlight issues of sustainability, conservation and climate change, which
include: playing interactive games, completion of quizzes, attendance at local conservation events, visiting nature
centers, identifying sustainability features, and taking selfies at various assigned locations. The co-sponsorship
funds will provide incentives (prizes) for Broward residents to participate in the game. Ultimately, the
sponsorship funds will also provide the grand prize: a complete home retrofit for one family which includes water
and energy saving appliances and fixtures.
Complete Sponsorship Package can be accessed here.
Broward County Debarred Suppliers
to see if your subcontractors/subconsultants are authorized to do business with
Broward County? Check the listing of debarred
Update Your BidSync Qualifications!
Vendors are able to manage and update their standard qualifications in the BidSync, such as Disadvantaged Business
Enterprise (DBE), Women Business Enterprise (WBE), Minority Business Enterprise (MBE), or Small Business (SB). Log
in to your BidSync account and select qualifications that your
firm possess (top right of your BidSync home page).
For Broward County certifications, Small Business Enterprise (SBE) and County Business Enterprise (CBE), the Office
of Economic and Small Business Development manages these certifications and adds these to your vendor profile if
you are certified with Broward County. If you are currently certified as an SBE or CBE, and do not see it on your
BidSync vendor profile, contact the Office of Economic and
Small Business Development.
Notice to Broward County Suppliers
Broward County launched a new purchasing and financial management system on April 4th that will enhance your
experience doing business with us! Effective March 25, 2016, all vendors that supply the County with goods and
services must now mail their invoices to Broward County Commission, P.O. Box 14470, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33302-4741,
Attn: Accounts Payable, or email them to AccountsPayable@Broward.org.
Suppliers for any County construction project must also send a copy of their invoices, with any supporting
documents, to the agency responsible for the project. The new system streamlines the accounts payable process and
will result in faster, more efficient payments to suppliers. In the meantime, suppliers are encouraged to get all
February invoices that are payable in March, in as quickly as possible, to avoid payment delays during the week of
Information Session on New Opportunities for Businesses - Additional Session Added for District 3 Hosted by Commissioner Udine
COUNTY, FL – As part of a
collaboration with Commissioner Michael Udine (District 3), the Office of
Economic and Small Business Development (OESBD) has added a new session to its
series of free Information Sessions, which began on June 21st, to help business
owners and entrepreneurs learn about new opportunities to do business with
Broward County government. The newly added session will be held on Monday, October 8th from 6 to 7:30 PM
at the Northwest Regional Library located at 3151 N University
Drive in Coral Springs.
Convention Center Expansion and Hotel Projects
The Purchasing Division conducted a three-step procurement process
for the Convention Center Expansion and Headquarters Hotel Projects. The Board
of County Commissioners is acting as the Direct Procurement Authority was responsible
to review and recommend the approval of the developer. On August 16, 2016, the
Board approved a pre-development agreement with Matthews Southwest Holdings,
To view additional documents and information on the Step One, Step
Two, and Step Three solicitations, please visit the Purchasing Division’s repository, which
includes a copy of the solicitations, response logs, and other communications
regarding this project.
To learn more about this project, refer to the
Convention Center Expansion and Hotel website for
details on this exciting project.
Electronic Bidding System
Broward County provides electronic bidding services for our vendors via BidSync. The system allows vendors to submit
competitive quotations and bids via the Web in a convenient and timely manner.
FREE OF CHARGE - Broward County vendors are never charged a fee to access the BidSync
system in a manner related to Broward County solicitations.
Visit our Vendor Registration page to learn more about registering
for free with BidSync.
Congratulations to the Staff Members of the Broward County Purchasing Division for another successful year in
achieving premier recognition for their Public Procurement Practices.
- Award for Excellence in Public Procurement