Friday, April 5, 2013

City contractors, hopefuls: Attend this forum

If you're a small business owner who currently does work with the City of Charlotte - or one who hopes to in the future - consider attending the Contractor's Forum 8 a.m to 4 p.m. April 18 at the Street Maintenance Administration Building, 4411 Northpointe Industrial Blvd. 

The forum, put on by the Charlotte Engineering and Property Management Department, will highlight upcoming projects and new policies and procedures. 

Other discussion topics include: a Blue Line Extension update, revised City of Charlotte Small Business Opportunity Program, city and county environmental update and the city's construction process.  There also will be a Q&A session. 

Cost is free and lunch is provided. 

For details, contact Edward Mobley, the city's contract specialist, at or 704-336-6739. 

Click here for more information on bids and contracts with the city.