The place to go for bid opportunities over $25,000. To read the manual please go here
Want to do business with the State of Florida?
Start here and call your local PTAC. BidNet's statewide system, the Florida Purchasing Group (http://www.floridabidsystem.com) provides a resourceful online platform for local Florida government agencies.
On our public website at Business Continuation / Disaster Recovery at "Additional Resources" (See link below), there is also a link to the APTAC site with similar information and to find your local PTAC.
Vendors who are interested in providing support to the City of Panama City following Hurricane Michael can contact Planning Director Mike Lane by email: email@example.com. Open Bids www.pcgov.org/bids.aspx
The Florida Department of Economic Opportunity has made the Disaster Reemployment Assistance program available for Florida businesses and residents whose employment or self-employment was lost or interrupted as a result of Hurricane Michael. To file a DUA claim go tohttp:// www.FloridaJobs.org or call 1-800-385-3920. Customer service representatives are available Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturdays 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Eastern Standard Time to assist claimants. Disaster cleanup and other related job openings are now available for businesses to post job openings and for individuals to find job opportunities. https://disasterrecovery.employflorida.com/vosnet/Default.aspx VISIT Florida has activated the Expedia/VISIT Florida Hotel Accommodation Web Portal to support evacuation orders. https://www.expedia.com/florida
There are numerous for-profit companies that may contact you to offer you services on doing business with government agencies. Some of these companies use misleading , marketing and approaches that make them appear to be official government agencies. Their messaging often contains language such as “ if you don’t act and reply back you may miss out on government opportunities ” . In some cases, they try to lead you to think that a registration is expiring or incomplete, which may impact your ability to do business with government. Their objective is to get you to contact them so they can promote their services to you for a cost.
These services are provided by at no cost by PTACs around the country at no cost to you. You can locate you local PTAC at the link below. http://www.aptac-us.org