Central Services - Purchasing
Town of North Branford
909 Foxon Road
North Branford CT 06471
Michelle Knockwood, Purchasing Assistant/Risk Manager - Email
Rachel Colberg, Secretary - Email
Hours: Monday thru Friday, 8:30am to 4:30pm
The Central Services Department is responsible for two distinct functions
for the Town of North Branford, Purchasing and Risk Management.
Purchasing is responsible for procurement and/or contracting
for all suppliers, materials, equipment, other commodities and contractual
services required by any department, office, agency, board or commission
of the Town government, except the board of education.
Risk Management is responsible for loss control, litigation,
claims management, contract management, occupational safety and health,
insurance and risk financing. Additional functions include loss control,
safety training and drug testing.
- A formal bid process is used for bids exceeding $7,500. A formal
Request for Quotation or RFQ is used for bids less than $7,500. While
a Request for Proposal or RFP is used to obtain proposals for professional
services or when goods and service specifications cannot be developed
that are sufficiently precise to make a selection solely based on price.