PWD makes its purchases through the Procurement Department. The Procurement Department is the central purchasing and materials management agency for the City of Philadelphia. They are responsible for acquiring services, supplies, equipment and construction for City agencies by utilizing competitive purchasing procedures.
Related Manuals Water & Sewer Design Manual This manual provides information for the design of water and sewer mains for the Philadelphia Water Department. GSI Planning & Design Manual This manual provides information for the planning and design of green stormwater infrastructure projects installed and maintained by PWD as part of the Department’s GSI program.
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