Doing Business with MSD

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Louisville MSD is proud to be an economic engine in our community and beyond. We offer businesses large and small opportunity to work with us toward our vision of safe, clean waterways for our community.

Procurement activities of the Louisville and Jefferson County Metropolitan Sewer District (MSD) are governed by the MSD Board in accordance with KRS 45A.345-45A.460. Board policy calls for maximum practicable competition in all procurement activities.

Doing Business Information Sessions

Live online meetings on Doing Business with MSD are held six times a year, on the fourth Wednesday of each even-numbered month: February, April, June, August, October, December. Sessions are 9 AM - 10:30 AM. Topics include:

  • Upcoming bid opportunities
  • MSD Procurement Regulations and Procedures
  • How to Register for Bid Notifications
  • Supplier Diversity Program
  • Community Benefits Program

Register to attend an information session by providing your name, company name, and contact information for all registrants in email to under the subject line, "Doing Business with MSD."

Supplier Diversity Program

MSD encourages minority and woman-owned businesses to compete for MSD work in all our core business areas comprised of construction, engineering and other professional services, and the purchases of commodity goods and related services.

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Small Local Business Enterprise Program

The Small Local Business Enterprise Program is a commitment to stimulating economic development and promoting equal opportunity for small businesses in Bullitt, Jefferson and Oldham counties in Kentucky. Qualifying projects range from $40,000 to $199,999.99 and contracts are awarded based on the lowest, responsive, responsible bid.

Local Labor Preference

MSD projects are paid for with public funds. Our Local Labor Preference ensures that more of these dollars will remain in the community for the benefit of the local economy. The MSD Board approved threshold for Local Labor Preference is for construction contracts of more than $5 million.

Local Labor is defined as individuals who have a primary legal residence within Bullitt, Henry, Jefferson, Meade, Nelson, Oldham, Shelby, Spencer and Trimble counties in Kentucky; and, Clark, Floyd, Harrison and Washington counties in Indiana.

MSD Procurement Overview

Take a look at how MSD procurement activity affects our community

MSD JobLink

The online portal, connects our contract holders with potential community workers. Contractors can post available jobs, while individuals and area workforce development agencies can view the opportunities and upload resumes.