Mission Statement
The Purchasing Department is responsible for the efficient, effective centralized management, coordination and oversight of all activities related to the purchase, lease, rental or otherwise procurement of equipment, materials, supplies, services, and contracts for all departments within the Town Of Walpole.

By offering assistance to Town of Walpole departments, the Purchasing Department ensures compliance with all Massachusetts General Laws, specifically, MGL Chapter 30B, Chapter 149, Chapter 30 §39M, Chapter 7, and the Uniform Procurement Act. 

Conducting Business with the Town of Walpole
Are you interested in bidding opportunities with the Town of Walpole? If so, please visit our bid opportunities page here

  • The Bid Process - Notices of invitations for sealed bids for goods and services are published in the legal advertising section of the Hometown Weekly.  Copies of all invitations for bid (IFB) are available to interested parties and can be obtained by contacting the Purchasing Department by emailing [email protected], calling 508-660-7290, or visiting the purchasing office during business hours.

    • Purchasing Office, Room 118
      Walpole Town Hall
      135 School Street
      Walpole, MA 02081

  • It is the bidder's responsibility to ensure there is sufficient time for the invitation to bid to be mailed and returned. The Town of Walpole cannot be held responsbible for mail delays.


Quick Links:
- Information on MA Prevailing Wage
- Massachusetts Association of Public Purchasing Officials (MAPPO)
- Goods and Services Bulletins
- Central Register

New Vendors:
- Vendor Information Form
- W-9 Form for New Vendors

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Jim Johnson Chief Procurement Officer 508-660-7304
Kelli Ann Murphy Purchasing Assistant 508-660-7290
Patrick Shield Assistant Town Administrator (508) 660-7288