The City of DeSoto and City of Fort Worth entered into a Cooperative Purchasing Interlocal Agreement on July 25, 2007, in which the City of Fort Worth would act as the purchasing agent for the purchase of various goods and services through annual contract bids. This Interlocal Agreement established a cooperative purchasing program between both cities, which is beneficial because it avoids duplicate procurement efforts and enables both cities to reap the cost savings achieved through volume purchasing.
In 2016, the City of Fort Worth solicited bids for remodeling services pursuant to Bid No. 13P16-0161. The City of Fort Worth entered into Non-Exclusive Purchasing Agreements with seven vendors, including Lookup Properties, Inc. On November 20, 2018, City Council awarded a professional services contract to PBK Architects for the design phase of the Town Center Renovation Project. This contract awards the construction project for the administration kitchen renovation.