Are Buyers assigned to the procurement of specific commodities?

While buyers have areas of expertise, they are not solely assigned to the procurement of specific commodities. Every buyer is trained and knowledgeable in multiple facets of the daily operations of the City of Wichita.

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1. Are Buyers assigned to the procurement of specific commodities?
2. Can agencies of the City buy goods or services on their own, without going through the Purchasing Division?
3. Do all agencies of the City go through the Purchasing Division to buy goods and services?
4. Does the City of Wichita have a law or policy that gives local or State of Kansas vendors preference "points" over out-of-state vendors on bids?
5. How do vendors do business with the City of Wichita?
6. What does the Purchasing Division purchase?