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Town of Silver City
Box 1188
Silver City, NM 88062


To assist vendors and Town employees in following the Procurement Code to ensure that all Town purchases are within those guidelines.


  • $0- $5,000 Best obtainable price, most advantageous to the Town.
  • $5,001-$59,999 Three signed written quotes
  • $60,000 and greater goes out to bid.
Professional Services-same applies only greater than $50,000 goes out for proposals.

BIDS are issued for purchases including construction of $60,000 or greater. Bids are read out loud at opening and then a recommendation is taken to the Town Council for approval.

RFPS are issued for professional service of $50,000 or greater. A list of vendors who submitted proposals are read out loud on the due date and time for the proposal, and at this time, this is the only information available for public record. Once the proposals are reviewed by an established committee, a recommendation is taken to the town Council for approval.

Vanessa Cardenas, Purchasing Agent
Phone: (575) 534-6352
Fax: (575)534-6377


  1. Department of Defense Per Diem Rates
  2. Rand Mc Nally website to obtain mileage for travel
  3. New Mexico State Purchasing Division General Services Division
  4. New Mexico Public Procurement Association (NMPPA)
  5. National Institute of Governmental Purchasing (NIGP)
  6. Contractor Disclosure effective May 17, 2006
  7. Campaign Contribution Disclosure Form

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