Budget & Procurement (Purchasing)

Mission & Value Statement

The mission of the Budget & Procurement Office is to support the City's highest priorities by identifying, projecting, allocating and managing the central resources available for operating and capital expenditures and work with constituents both internal & external to guide the annual budgetary process and embrace efforts of process simplification. The Budget & Procurement Office will create an open budget environment and develop innovative solutions to conduct the purchasing function in a manner which results in the most efficient and effective use of City funds.

Vision

The Budget & Procurement Office’s vision is to provide the overall management of the procurement of goods, services, insurance, and construction, controlled by the requisition, and purchase order processes in compliance with all state and federal guidelines. The Office of the Budget & Procurement issues solicitations tailored to meet each of the department’s needs.

Budget & Procurement Office will serve the best interest of the City in our overall professional budgeting and procurement practices. We act ethically with integrity, discretion, honesty and with a high level of professionalism.

Public Auctions 

City of Petersburg vehicles that are removed from service and declared surplus are sold through GovDeals, an internet based auction sales firm. The internet address is www.govdeals.com. Items sold by the City can be located by doing an advance search by seller.