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Home / Articles / Opinion / Shenanigans /  The Procurement is Right
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Wednesday, Nov 16, 2011

The Procurement is Right

Guess the lowest bid on these City of San Diego contracts

By Dave Maass
1. 3,400 tons of specialty golf sand

2. 669,156 pounds of fluoride for water treatment 

3. Nine BMW R1200 RT-P police motorcycles 

4. 17,520 hours of security guard services at Qualcomm 

5. 1,135 “ergonomic” office chairs 

Choices: 
$150,446.38 / $205,463.39 / $205,954.40 / $221,950.60 / $296,963.20 

Visit http://www.sandiego.gov/bids-contracts/bidtabs.shtml for answers....or scroll down. 











Answers: 

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1. $150,446.38 
2. $221,950.60 
3. $205,954.40 
4. $296,963.20 
5. $205,463.39 



 
 
 
 
 
 
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