"San Leandro Business" means any business which possesses or establishes all of the following at least six months before bids or proposals are opened by the City:
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Solely for the purpose of calculating the lowest bid or proposal, bids from San Leandro businesses will be reduced by 10%. Bids from a joint venture that includes a San Leandro business will be reduced by 5% (the San Leandro business must receive at least 5% of the total contract amount).
The maximum bid reduction under this policy is $50,000 per contract.
Construction and Public Works contracts, Professional and Non-Professional Service contracts, and contracts for the procurement of goods, materials, equipment, furnishings or supplies at or above $100,000.
Prior to award of a contract governed by the Local Business Participation Goal, the contractor must engage in good faith efforts to hire or contract with San Leandro businesses, nonprofit organizations or residents to perform the contract with the goal that at least 25% of the total contract dollar amount is spent on local businesses.
In order to show good faith efforts towards meeting the Local Business Participation Goal, the contractor shall certify that it has already completed, or will complete during the course of the project, at least five of the following activities:
Yes. Contracts governed by this policy do not include: