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Contract Management

Public Works Contract Administration handles bid openings, facilitates the contract paperwork flow, helps develop and implement ordinances to improve services with the construction community, and provides research as requested.  Contract administration also provides coordination, management, tracking, verification and control of citywide contract needs.

Quest CDN Project Plan Download Instructions

Instructions on downloading project plans  read more

Textura Payment System

Textura is an online system for the construction industry that saves clients time with electronic signatures and therefore expediting design, pre-qualification, and bid payments

If you would like to see a demonstration of how the city will be utilizing Textura CPM please register for a monthly training session.

Information on the Textura system:
Questions, please call Patrick Mulkerrin, Director of Sales 847-710-1361
You can also visit their website at 

General Contract Conditions



Prequalification of Construction Contractors

Prequalification rules are adopted to insure that companies bidding and proposing on major construction contracts let by the Department of Public Works or the Department of Aviation have the experience, skill, financial resources and integrity needed to perform the type and size of work involved, by using a system of contractor prequalifications.

Prequalification Rules and Application