Supplier Diversity strives for the inclusion of all types of businesses in City contracts. We administer the award-winning Equal Business Opportunity (EBO) Programs:
- Goods and services
- Professional services
- Certification of Micro-Local Business Enterprises (Micro-LBEs)
Doing Business with the City
Want to do business with us? We're excited to partner! Your first step is to register as a vendor online. Complete the vendor registration process here.
Planning a construction project? Make sure to pre-qualify with the Engineering Department here.
Apply for Bid Discounts
We reward businesses for engaging in activities that complement the City's Sustainability Plan. Discounts are also awarded to businesses that employ GR residents, participate in community partnerships, promote a clean environment, and more. Micro-Local Business Enterprises are eligible for discounts as well.
Bid Discount Application - Construction(PDF, 232KB)
Equal Business Opportunity - Construction(PDF, 980KB)
Bid Discount Application - Goods and Services(PDF, 244KB)
Equal Business Opportunity - Goods and Services(PDF, 481KB)
Doing Business in the City Economic Development
For more details about doing business in the city, visit the Economic Development Department's page.
Certified Micro-Local Business Enterprises (Micro-LBEs) are eligible to participate in the bid discount program. Micro-Local Business Enterprises (Micro-LBEs), Veteran Owned Small Businesses (VOSBs), Qualified as Certified Minority Business Enterprises (MBEs), and Women Business Enterprises (WBEs) will be listed in the Directory of Business Enterprises.
Apply for Micro-LBE Certification in English here
Professional Services Contracting Administrative Policy
2018 Micro-LBE Directory
JUNE 2018 Micro-LBE Directory(PDF, 404KB)