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Welcome to the Business Operations Division

The Business Operations Division of the Department of Administration  serves approximately fifty City departments, boards, and commissions and consists of three sections: Procurement Services Section, Document Services Section, and the Office of Small Business Development

The Procurement Services Section is the City's centralized buying and supply management agency responsible for the procurement of approximately $85,000,000 in goods and services annually and the disposal of the City's surplus, obsolete, and confiscated goods.  

Document Services Section provides records management and mail distribution to City departments. 

The Office of Small Business Development's goal is to assist the small and emerging business community by maximizing their participation in the City's bid and contracting processes.

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Contact Us

City Hall
200 E. Wells Street
Room 601
Milwaukee, WI 53202  


Purchasing Director Rhonda Kelsey  

Purchasing Director

Rhonda Kelsey 

Phone: 414-286-3501
Fax: 414 286-5976



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