Finance Department FAQs
Q: How do I become a Vendor for the City of Lakewood?
A: To become a Vendor fill out the City Vendor Registration form found at: http://www.onelakewood.com/apply-register/vendors/ Once the form is completed you may drop it off to the Finance Department at City hall OR scan and email it to firstname.lastname@example.org
Q: If I register with the Building Department as a Contractor, am I considered a Vendor for the City?
A: No. It is a separate process to become a Vendor or a Contractor.
Q: Where do I find what projects the City currently has out for Bid?
A: Construction Projects: for a list of the current construction RFP’s go to: http://www.onelakewood.com/community-vision/mobility/
All other Bid, RFP or RFQ Opportunities: go to: http://www.onelakewood.com/apply-register/vendors/
Q: How do I obtain bid results for a project?
A: Contact Purchasing Manager, Kim Smith, via email at email@example.com
Q: Does the City auction vehicles or bicycles?
A: The city does not hold annual in-house auctions for vehicles, bicycles or equipment. The city utilizes GovDeals.com for obsolete equipment and vehicles; bicycles are no longer available for auction.
Q: Does the city sell old street signs?
A: The city does periodically sell its old street signs. Residents are notified through social media when signs are available and how to purchase them.
Q: I have an outstanding invoice (owe money) (other than a water bill or tax bill) to the City of Lakewood. Who should I speak to in the Finance Department?
A: This is handled by our Accounts Receivable Department and is currently being staffed by Irene Drazen whose contact information is: 216-529-6097.
Q: I am waiting to receive a payment or refund from the City of Lakewood. Who should I speak to in the Finance Department?
A: If the city of Lakewood owes you money this is handled by the Accounts Payable Department and is currently staffed by Celeste Baker whose contact information is: 216-529-6095.