University of Illinois at Chicago
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase (30 ILCS 500/1-13a)
Vendor: Maj Concerts, Inc., Chicago, IL
Amount: An estimated $193,000
An estimated start date of 8/30/2013 through 9/5/2013
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Friday, August 30, 2013
The University awarded a contract for performing personnel and services.
This exemption is for performing personnel, production services (including booking, stage production, and consultation), generators, sound, stage, and lights, along with associated labor, for Spark in the Park music festival on September 5, 2013 at Harrison Field.
This purchase is exempt from the usual selection processes in the procurement code because
the procurement expenditures are necessary to provide artistic or musical services, performances, or productions held at a venue operated by a public institution of higher education.
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The State of Illinois has a policy to encourage prospective vendors to hire
qualified veterans, minorities, females, persons with disabilities and ex-offenders.