(Amended by Ordinance No. 183445, effective January 6, 2010.)
A. For Procurements of Goods and Services not exceeding $5,000 the City may Award a Contract as a Small Procurement pursuant to ORS 279B.065 and this rule. The City may choose any method of selecting such Contractors, including, but not limited to, offering the Contract to only one firm or conducting a competition for the Contract.
B. State law prohibits a Procurement from being artificially divided or fragmented so as to constitute a small Procurement under this section.
C. Notwithstanding any other provisions of the City Code, small Procurements shall not be amended beyond $5,000 without prior approval of the Chief Procurement Officer before the additional Goods or Services are provided.