To effectively manage its contracts, the Authority should begin awarding contracts with a sufficient amount of lead time.
The Authority provided a schedule of contract expiration dates to ensure that contract managers receive timely notifications from the contract unit of contract expiration dates. Additionally, the Authority asserted that its contract manual contains language ensuring adequate lead time in the contract award process. (See 2013-406, p. 247)
Agency responses received after June 2013 are posted verbatim.