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November 20, 2020, 12:00 pm
According to Transportation Today, “44% of major roadways are in poor or mediocre condition” and cost the average driver $533 in repairs yearly, according to The Washington Post. Unfortunately, one in three bridges requires repair or replacement wi…
November 17, 2020, 12:00 pm
"Procurement is just a roadblock. Why do we have to deal with them? We can do this on our own and we can do it much faster than Procurement.” Jennifer had heard it before. As a Procurement Manager at the County, she had been dealing for years wit…
August 14, 2020, 12:00 pm
2020 will long be remembered as the year of the COVID-19 pandemic.  From early warnings in January to growing concerns in February to a full-blown pandemic crisis by March, procurement officials were faced with a combination of challenges not seen…
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