Bids & Contracts

The City of Watsonville purchases and contracts for a wide variety of supplies, services, equipment and consultant services in order to provide the community with a full range of municipal services and programs.

The City of Watsonville uses eBidboard, a web-based bid management service, as an electronic plan room. Potential contractors, subcontractors and suppliers may view current projects, register as plan holders, view the plan holders list, download plans and specifications, receive addendum notices and obtain bid results. This information is available FREE of charge.

**New Public Works Contractor Registration Law (SB854)**

Beginning April 1, 2015, the City of Watsonville may only award public works projects to contractors and subcontractors that comply with the new Public Works Contractor Registration Law (SB 854). More information is available at the following links:

  1. State of California Department of Industrial Relations – Law SB 854 Page
  2. Law SB 854 Fact Sheet

Contractors doing public works projects must register and meet requirements using the online application before bidding on public works contracts in California. The application also provides agencies that administer public works programs with a searchable database of qualified contractors.


Listing of Advertised Projects

Listing of Advertised RFP’s and RFQ’s

Listing of Bid Results

NOTE: if you encounter a problem accessing any portion of the bid information from the eBidboard site, contact eBidboard at 1-800-479-5314.

For firms unable to download, plans and specifications are also available for a fee in printed/hard copy at Watsonville Blueprint located at 41 Hangar Way.

Send a letter, on company letterhead to the Public Works & Utilities Department, 250 Main Street, Watsonville, CA 95076