Small Business Enterprise Program
The Purchasing Division encourages participation in the bidding process from all certified Small Business Enterprises (SBEs). The City of Milwaukee has a separate division to serve the concerns of SBEs. This division can assist businesses with the certification process, financial assistance, participation in City contracts, loan eligibility if awarded a contract, and training and educational programs.
The City is seeking greater SBE participation in the following areas:
- Building Supplies
- Electrical Supplies
- Food Service
- Health & Safety Equipment and Supplies
- Office Equipment
- Police Equipment and Supplies
- Printing and Forms
To determine if your firm might qualify as a Small Business Enterprise (SBE), please contact the Office of Small Business Development at 414-286-5553 or visit their website.