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U.S. Communities Holding Free Regional Summit on Cost-Saving Program June 7 in Santa Clara for Local Government Agency Officials

May 26, 2017
Join the League of California Cities® and the California State Association of Counties for a free regional event on Wednesday, June 7, 10:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara to learn how public agencies can save time and money through the U.S. Communities program.
 
During this event, you will be able to:
  • Learn when to use cooperative contracts;
  • Connect with other local agencies currently using cooperative purchasing and find out what is working for their organization;
  • 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:
    • Facilities
    • Office and school solutions
    • Technology
    • Human resources
    • Parks and recreation
    • Public safety
    • Public works
    • Specialty 
Suppliers participating include:
  • Gopher (athletic supplies)          
  • Kompan (play & playground)
  • Cintas (facility cleaning & uniforms)        
  • KONE (elevators & escalators)
  • Haworth (office furniture)          
  • Unicom (technology)
  • Herc Rentals (equipment rental)              
  • SupplyWorks (janitorial supplies)
  • Graybar (electrical services)       
  • The Home Depot (maintenance & hardware)
  • Garland (roofing supplies & services)     
  • Applied Industrial Technologies (industrial supplies)
  • Club Car (utility & golf vehicles) 
Event Details
 
Wednesday, June 7, 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Santa Clara Convention Center
5001 America Pkwy
Santa Clara
 
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. 
 
Questions
 
If you have any questions please contact Jason Angel, U.S. Communities, (415) 328-8109 or Amanda Cadelago, League of California Cities, (916) 658-8226.


 
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