Business and Finance Division
Contracts and Procurement Department
The Client Services and Governmental Contracts Branch is responsible for entering into contracts for private prisons, state jails, temporary capacity beds, secured correctional facilities (Pre-Parole Transfer Facilities and Intermediate Sanction Facilities), halfway houses, substance abuse treatment services, sex offender treatment services, professional services, consultant services and interlocal/interagency agreements.
The Information Technology, Construction and Utilities Branch is responsible for entering into contracts for computer-related equipment and software, telecommunications, utilities, architect/engineering services, and construction services.
Cheryl Cowart, Assistant Director
Client Services and Governmental Contracts Branch
Phone: (936) 437-7119
Pete Johnson, Assistant Director
Information Technology, Construction and Utilities Branch
Phone: (936) 437-7001
For a listing of bid opportunities that are estimated to exceed $25,000: Click on Electronic State Business Daily and browse bid opportunities by selecting "Texas Dept of Criminal Justice - 696".