Sec. 2-102.  Definitions.


For the purposes of this article, the following terms, phrases, words and their derivations shall have the meaning given herein.  When not inconsistent with the context, words used in the present tense include the future, words in the plural number include the singular number, and words in the singular number include the plural number.  The word “shall” is always mandatory and not merely directory.


Bid shall mean and include all bids and proposals.


City is the City of Norfolk, Nebraska.


City risk manager is the risk manager of the City of Norfolk.


Contractual services shall mean and include all telephone, gas, water, electric light and power service, towel and cleaning service, insurance, lessee for all grounds, building, office or other space required by the using agencies; and the rental, repair or maintenance of equipment, machinery, and other city-owned property.  The term shall not include professional and other contractual services which are in their nature unique and not subject to competition.


Supplies shall mean and include all supplies, materials, and equipment.


Using agency is any department, agency, commission, bureau, or other unit in the city government using supplies or procuring contractual services as provided for in this article. 


(Ord. No. 3078, § 2, 7-6-82; Ord. No. 4330, § 1, 3-16-98; Ord. No. 5080, § 4, 7-20-09; Ord. No. 5334, § 1, 2-2-15)