Attend Vendor Open House for Local Landscape Businesses

Wednesday, May 9, 2012 at 10am – 12pm | Landscape Management Office, 4141 Dam Neck Road

Wednesday, April 04, 2012

Looking for ways to build your landscaping business? Thought about doing business with the City of Virginia Beach? Attend Virginia Beach Parks & Recreation’s Landscape Management Vendor Open House on Wednesday, May 9 from 10am – 12 pm to learn how to navigate through the City’s procurement process and what you need to become a contractor for the organization. Opportunities to meet with staff in charge of securing contract services like landscape planting & construction, grounds maintenance, tree planting/pruning/removal, stump grinding, nursery stock supplies, and sod & hydro-seeding application will be available.

Additionally, vendor applications and on-the-spot certification stations will be on hand. All attendees are advised to bring business licenses as well.

Small, women-owned, and minority-owned businesses are especially encouraged to attend. Additional information regarding Virginia Department of Minority Business Enterprise (DMBE) certification can be found at


For more information about the Landscape Management Vendor Open House, please contact Brandi Gainey at 385-4461 or email


Virginia Beach Parks and Recreation’s vision is a balanced, sustainable and value-focused system of parks, recreation and public spaces that creates a sense of community. We are accredited by CAPRA, the certifying agency of the National Recreation and Park Association. For more information, call (757) 385-1100 (TTY: 711 Virginia Relay), visit or sign up our email newsletters at

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