University of Illinois at Chicago
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase
Source One Events,Lombard, IL
- Amount: An estimated $1,250,000
- Terms: An estimated start date of 7/8/2021 through 6/30/2026
- Renewals: None
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First published Thursday, July 8, 2021
The University awarded a contract for decorating materials and equipment.
Source One Events will provide for the rental and installation of decorating materials and equipment for events held on the UIC campus. This will include carpeting, tables, chairs, ropes and stanchions.
This purchase is exempt from the usual selection processes of the Procurement Code because the procurement expenditure is for athletic, artistic or musical services, performances, events, or productions by or for a public institution of higher education. (30 ILCS 500 / 1-13(b)(4)) This service is needed for UIC campus events, especially for Commencements. Source One will provide the carpeting to decorate the Arena and other items that may be needed. This event service provides UIC students, as well as other clients, a memorable experience.
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