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U.S. Communities Holding Summit on Nov. 16 in Marysville to Educate Local Government Agency Officials on Program’s Cost-Saving Benefits

October 28, 2016
U.S. Communities, the League of California Cities® and the California State Association of Counties sponsored government purchasing alliance, is hosting a free regional event on Nov. 16 at the Yuba County office on 915 8th Street in Marysville to help public agencies learn how to save time and money through the U.S. Communities program.
During this four-hour event, participants can network, ask questions, share feedback, and:
  • Learn when to use cooperative contracts;
  • Connect with other local agencies currently using cooperative purchasing and find out what is working for their organization;
  • Learn about the online e-commerce marketplace;
  • Meet your local U.S. Communities program manager; and
  • Connect with U.S. Communities suppliers to learn about and receive their lowest overall government pricing for these products and services:
    • Facilities;
    • Office and school solutions;
    • Technology;
    • Parks and recreation; and
    • Specialty.  
 Participating U.S. Communities suppliers include:
  • ServiceWear Apparel;
  • Kompan;
  • SupplyWorks;
  • Haworth;
  • Cintas;
  • HD Supply;
  • Herman Miller; and
  • Premier — US Foods.  
Event Details
Wednesday, Nov. 16, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Meeting will be held at Yuba County, 915 8th Street, Marysville.
Register online. Lunch will be provided.
About U.S. Communities

The U.S. Communities Government Purchasing Alliance, a strategic partner of the League of California Cities, is a government purchasing cooperative that reduces the cost of goods and services by aggregating the purchasing power of public agencies nationwide. U.S. Communities provides world class procurement resources and solutions to local and state government agencies, school districts (K-12), higher education, and nonprofits. State and local governments have access to a broad line of competitively solicited contracts with best in class national suppliers. 
Learn more about U.S. Communities at www.uscommunities.org/lcc.
For more information about the summits, please contact Jason Angel from U.S. Communities at (925) 588-5054 or Norman Coppinger from the League of California Cities at (916) 658-8277.

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