The City of Saint Paul and the Department of Human Rights and Equal Economic Opportunity (HREEO) are offering several free training sessions on the city's new procurement database, www.stpaulbids.com (Stpaulbids). Starting in 2014, all city bid opportunities and purchase orders will available on Stpaulbids.
City Orientation Class Dates and Times:
• January 14th 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.• January 15th 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. • January 16th 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
All City of Saint Paul orientation sessions will be held at the Wellstone Center/Neighborhood House, 170 Robie Street East, Room 272, Saint Paul, MN 55107.
HREEO has also partnered with ProBid LLC to offer training sessions targeted toward VOP-Certified (small, minority, and women-owned businesses) and HUD Section 3 businesses.
ProBid Class Dates and Times:
• Tuesday, January 14, 21, and 28 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.• Thursday, January 16, 23, and 30 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
All ProBid classes will be held at the Minnesota Builders Exchange, 1123 Glenwood Avenue, Minneapolis, MN 55405. Vendors interested in attending a ProBid training session should call 651-967-9395 to reserve a spot.