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Purchasing

Physical Address: 215 North Mason Street, Fort Collins, CO 80524
Phone: (970) 221-6775

Our office is open from 8:00 AM through 5:00 PM, Monday through Friday, holidays excluded.

Although every effort will be made to accommodate vendors who arrive unannounced, it is preferred that appointments be made in advance. Prior appointments will help assure full consideration be given to presentations or discussions. You are encouraged to contact the buyer responsible for the commodity you are interested in providing.

Our Staff

Ed Bonnette, C.P.M., CPPB, Senior Buyer (#5),   970-416-2247,

  • Sustainable Purchasing including Social Sustainability
  • Refuse Collection, Recycling and E-Waste
  • Auction, Surplus, and Scrap (non-vehicle)
  • Office Supplies and Equipment (MFDs, copiers, scanners, printers, plotters, etc.)
  • Computers, Servers, Software, Cabling, Network Equipment and Networking Services
  • Telephones, Wireless and related Equipment & Services
  • Historic Preservation
  • Bicycles
  • Printing

Doug Clapp, Senior Buyer (#7), 970-221-6776,

  • Lease Purchase Financing
  • Motor Vehicles and Related Items
  • Auction and Surplus; Vehicles, Roads & Construction
  • Radio & Communication Equipment
  • Road & Construction Equipment
  • Shop Equipment
  • Janitorial Services
  • Office Furniture and related Services
  • Work Order Trade Contracts – Painting, Plumbing, HVAC, Roofing, Drywall, & Electrical
  • Law Enforcement Equipment

Pat Johnson, Senior Buyer (#8), CPPB, 970-221-6816,

  • Contract Administration (Capital Projects)                                        
  • Electric & Water Utility Stock
  • Utility-related Construction
  • Utility-related Professional Services
  • Utility-related Printing
  • Water Treatment Chemicals
  • Environmental & Regulatory Affairs

Gerry Paul, Director (#9), 970-221-6779,

  • Financial Services                                                                                                                        
  • Investment, Safekeeping & Custodial Services
  • Insurance
  • Hearing Officer for Land Use Issues
  • Art in Public Places (APP)
  • Golf Concessions and Professional

John Stephen, Senior Buyer (#4), CPPO, LEED AP, 970-221-6777, jstephen@fcgov.com

  • Construction
    • (Major - Parks, Engineering, Facilities, Transportation, DDA and PFA), (Minor - Paving and Concrete, Excavating, Fencing, Horizontal Boring, Welding)
  • Easements and Right-of-Way
  • Landscaping and Irrigation
  • Sand, Gravel, Asphalt and Concrete
  • Snow and Ice Abatement Program
  • Traffic Control and Signs
  • Traffic Signal Apparatus
  • Weed and Rubbish Abatement Program
  • Athletic Field Paint (MAPO)

Jill Wilson, Buyer (#10), 970-221-6216, jwilson@fcgov.com

  • Transfort (excluding buses, vehicles, etc.)
  • HR Professional Services
  • Benefits
  • Temporary Personnel Services
  • Firefighting Equipment
  • Recreation
  • Concessions and Vending
    • Mobile & Outdoors, Vending Machine Services, City Facilities Food and Beverage Clothing, Uniforms, Apparel, Dry-Cleaning and Laundry Services