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Office of Management & Finance

Bureau of Internal Business Services

BIBS is the provider of central services for the City of Portland

Social Equity Contracting: Building Portland Businesses

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 Information on the City's small business programs and business community engagement


Good Faith Effort

The GFE program requires prime contractors to make an effort to provide subcontracting opportunities to state certified MWESB firms.

Workforce Training & Hiring Program

The goal of the Workforce Training & Hiring Program is to increase the numbers of women & minorities in the construction trades through apprenticeship opportunities

M/W/ESB Certification Ineligibility Complaint Investigation Request

Sumbit a MWESB certification ineligibility complaint for a City project

Heartbleed Security Notice

A serious security vulnerability known as "Heartbleed" was recently discovered in OpenSSL, a popular software library commonly used by many websites on the internet to encrypt communication between a user's computer and a web server. is NOT affected by this vulnerability as it does not use the OpenSSL software library. Please rest assured we are dedicated to protecting your security on this website.