American City & County http://americancityandcounty.com/rss.xml en Municipal Leader of the Year 2015 Award Application http://americancityandcounty.com/municipal-leader-year-2015-award-application <div class="node-body page-body">Nominate an official for American City & County's 2015 Municipal Leader of the Year award.</div><div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/municipal-leader-year-2015-award-application" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fri, 28 Aug 2015 20:25:52 +0000 66541 at http://americancityandcounty.com NSC report spotlights workplace safety trends (with related video) http://americancityandcounty.com/worker-safety/nsc-report-spotlights-workplace-safety-trends-related-video <div class="node-body article-body">Injury Facts, published annually by the National Safety Council, includes fatal and nonfatal injury statistics at government worksites. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/worker-safety/nsc-report-spotlights-workplace-safety-trends-related-video" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/worker-safety/nsc-report-spotlights-workplace-safety-trends-related-video#comments Emergency Response Emergency Management Worker Safety Public Safety Thu, 27 Aug 2015 13:42:00 +0000 66531 at http://americancityandcounty.com Extensive catalog of hand tools now available (with related video) http://americancityandcounty.com/construction/extensive-catalog-hand-tools-now-available-related-video <div class="node-body article-body">Bon’s 2015 Master Catalog has been expanded to nearly 6,000 products.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/construction/extensive-catalog-hand-tools-now-available-related-video" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/construction/extensive-catalog-hand-tools-now-available-related-video#comments Construction Facilities Highways, Streets & Bridges Maintenance Grounds Maintenance & Landscaping Public Works Wed, 26 Aug 2015 22:10:00 +0000 66511 at http://americancityandcounty.com <p>In the photo: Bon Tool&#39;s 2015 Master Catalog</p> Merging sustainability and coop purchasing http://americancityandcounty.com/coop-solutions/merging-sustainability-and-coop-purchasing <div class="field-deck"> Both areas are traveling parallel paths in public procurement </div> <div class="node-body article-body">For public buyers, are sustainability and cooperative purchasing initiatives moving in tandem? The answer is yes, according to respondents to the 2015 Government Procurement Forecast Survey, and comments from public purchasers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/coop-solutions/merging-sustainability-and-coop-purchasing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/coop-solutions/merging-sustainability-and-coop-purchasing#comments Coop Solutions Cooperative Purchasing Green Purchasing & Procurement Strategic Sourcing Sustainability Wed, 26 Aug 2015 16:43:00 +0000 66501 at http://americancityandcounty.com <p>Ben Calia</p> New Jersey's local utilities to receive $1.9 billion toward Hurricane Sandy-damaged facilities http://americancityandcounty.com/infrastructure/new-jerseys-local-utilities-receive-19-billion-toward-hurricane-sandy-damaged-facilit <div class="field-byline"> Stephanie Toone </div> <div class="node-body article-body">New Jersey Governor Chris Christie signed legislation Tuesday allowing $1.9 billion in state financing toward 280 local projects that will restore wastewater infrastructure and protect drinking water for the state's citizens in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/infrastructure/new-jerseys-local-utilities-receive-19-billion-toward-hurricane-sandy-damaged-facilit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/infrastructure/new-jerseys-local-utilities-receive-19-billion-toward-hurricane-sandy-damaged-facilit#comments Infrastructure Environment Finance Stormwater Health & Welfare Treatment Waste Wastewater Wed, 26 Aug 2015 15:54:00 +0000 66491 at http://americancityandcounty.com Via Nj.gov New standard will require cities and counties to report corporate tax breaks http://americancityandcounty.com/finance/new-standard-will-require-cities-and-counties-report-corporate-tax-breaks <div class="field-byline"> Stephanie Toone </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Earlier this month, the Governmental Accounting Standards board introduced a new rule that would require cities and states to disclose tax abatement, including the purpose for tax abatements, dollar amounts of taxes abated and provisions for recapturing abated taxes.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/finance/new-standard-will-require-cities-and-counties-report-corporate-tax-breaks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/finance/new-standard-will-require-cities-and-counties-report-corporate-tax-breaks#comments Economic Development Finance Tue, 25 Aug 2015 21:30:00 +0000 66481 at http://americancityandcounty.com GASB website Are fiscal year-end spending sprees a dying phenomenon? (with related video) http://americancityandcounty.com/federal/are-fiscal-year-end-spending-sprees-dying-phenomenon-related-video <div class="field-byline"> Julie C. Crosby </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Julie Crosby of Federal Schedules, Inc. talks about year-end spending in the federal government.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/federal/are-fiscal-year-end-spending-sprees-dying-phenomenon-related-video" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/federal/are-fiscal-year-end-spending-sprees-dying-phenomenon-related-video#comments Contracts Federal Finance Purchasing & Procurement Strategic Sourcing Tue, 25 Aug 2015 15:47:00 +0000 66471 at http://americancityandcounty.com <p>Federal agency spending through the GSA Schedule Contract vehicle follows strict cyclical trends for all recent years other than FY 2013.</p> Pressure washer tips to save outdoor cleaning time (with related video) http://americancityandcounty.com/cleaning/pressure-washer-tips-save-outdoor-cleaning-time-related-video <div class="node-body article-body">Experts at Briggs & Stratton offer tips on how pressure washer accessories, detergents and attachments can save time spent cleaning outdoor spaces.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/cleaning/pressure-washer-tips-save-outdoor-cleaning-time-related-video" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/cleaning/pressure-washer-tips-save-outdoor-cleaning-time-related-video#comments Cleaning Facilities Maintenance Parks & Recreation Grounds Maintenance & Landscaping Parks & Recreation Public Works Tue, 25 Aug 2015 12:37:00 +0000 66461 at http://americancityandcounty.com <p>Use power washers to clean delicate surfaces. The company&#39;s pressure washers feature POWERflow+ technology.</p> Meeting small business goals at the end of the federal fiscal year http://americancityandcounty.com/federal/meeting-small-business-goals-end-federal-fiscal-year <div class="field-byline"> Tom Johnson </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Tom Johnson outlines ways that federal buyers can locate prospective small business contractors. Johnson is president of Business Research Services in Bethesda Md., and publisher of Set-Aside Alert, the news and information service for small business federal contractors.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/federal/meeting-small-business-goals-end-federal-fiscal-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/federal/meeting-small-business-goals-end-federal-fiscal-year#comments Contracts Federal Finance Purchasing & Procurement Strategic Sourcing Mon, 24 Aug 2015 22:34:00 +0000 66451 at http://americancityandcounty.com <p>Tom Johnson</p> Prince George’s County, Md., builds NG911-ready communications center, public-safety complex http://americancityandcounty.com/communications/prince-george-s-county-md-builds-ng911-ready-communications-center-public-safety-comp <div class="field-byline"> Stephanie Toone </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Prince George’s County, Md., partners with Motorola to construct a state-of-the-art facility for a county once considered lacking in interoperable communications. The partnership has also led to construction of a new public safety complex, including homeland security and a 911 backup center. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/communications/prince-george-s-county-md-builds-ng911-ready-communications-center-public-safety-comp" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/communications/prince-george-s-county-md-builds-ng911-ready-communications-center-public-safety-comp#comments Communications Broadband Emergency Management Fire Law Enforcement Mobile Mon, 24 Aug 2015 18:28:00 +0000 66441 at http://americancityandcounty.com <p>Prince George&#39;s County Public Safety Communications Center&nbsp;has 63 dispatch consoles devoted to fire, EMS, 911 and law enforcement.</p> Prince George's County Public Safety Communications Splunk GovSummit http://americancityandcounty.com/splunk-govsummit <div class="node-body event-body"><p>Join government IT, security, program and management professionals at this one-day event to learn how government is using data today to make a difference in the future. Whether your agency has its sights set on improving security posture, maximizing the value of services delivered, or driving efficiencies, GovSummit sessions and discussions will provide you with the insights you need to optimize your data to enhance mission delivery and pave the way for the future.</p> </div> <h3 class="location-locations-header">Location</h3> <div class="location-locations-wrapper"> <div class="location vcard"> <div class="adr"> <span class="fn">Marriott Marquis Washington DC</span> <div class="street-address"> 901 Massachusetts Avenue NW </div> <span class="locality">Washington</span>, <span class="region">DC</span> <div class="country-name">United States</div> <span class="geo"><abbr class="latitude" title="38.903638">38° 54' 13.0968" N</abbr>, <abbr class="longitude" title="-77.024762">77° 1' 29.1432" W</abbr></span> </div> <div class="map-link"> <div class="location map-link">See map: <a href="http://maps.google.com?q=38.903638+-77.024762+%28901+Massachusetts+Avenue+NW%2C+Washington%2C+DC%2C+%2C+us%29">Google Maps</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field-desc"> <p>Join government IT, security, program and management professionals at this one-day event to learn how government is using data today to make a difference in the future. Whether your agency has its sights set on improving security posture, maximizing the value of services delivered, or driving efficiencies, GovSummit sessions and discussions will provide you with the insights you need to optimize your data to enhance mission delivery and pave the way for the future.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/splunk-govsummit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/splunk-govsummit#comments 38.903638 -77.024762 Fri, 21 Aug 2015 18:50:00 +0000 66431 at http://americancityandcounty.com Precast concrete fence resists bullets yet is attractive (with related video) http://americancityandcounty.com/security-fire-control/precast-concrete-fence-resists-bullets-yet-attractive-related-video <div class="node-body article-body">Superior Concrete Products’ (SCP) solid barrier and fence panels have been strengthened. They protect vulnerable equipment, infrastructure projects and personnel from sniper bullets.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/security-fire-control/precast-concrete-fence-resists-bullets-yet-attractive-related-video" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/security-fire-control/precast-concrete-fence-resists-bullets-yet-attractive-related-video#comments Construction Facilities Homeland Security Government Security Security & Fire Control Security Thu, 20 Aug 2015 21:08:00 +0000 66421 at http://americancityandcounty.com <p>The picture shows how Superior Ballistics successfully passed close-range fire testing with high-caliber ammunition.</p> The value of the SAM Registration to vendors and government officials http://americancityandcounty.com/federal/value-sam-registration-vendors-and-government-officials <div class="field-byline"> Max Timko </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Max Timko outlines the value of the SAM Registration program and its use to vendors and government officials.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/federal/value-sam-registration-vendors-and-government-officials" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/federal/value-sam-registration-vendors-and-government-officials#comments Contracts Federal Finance Purchasing & Procurement Wed, 19 Aug 2015 21:40:00 +0000 66411 at http://americancityandcounty.com <p>Max Timko</p> Cutting-edge grounds maintenance and landscaping products http://americancityandcounty.com/gpn/cutting-edge-grounds-maintenance-and-landscaping-products <div class="node-body gallery-body">Have the weeds on your grounds gone to seed? Check out these cutting-edge grounds maintenance products for your turf management needs.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/gpn/cutting-edge-grounds-maintenance-and-landscaping-products" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/gpn/cutting-edge-grounds-maintenance-and-landscaping-products#comments Grounds Maintenance & Landscaping GPN Wed, 19 Aug 2015 15:02:00 +0000 66391 at http://americancityandcounty.com Software upgrade available for irrigation system http://americancityandcounty.com/grounds-maintenance-landscaping/software-upgrade-available-irrigation-system <div class="node-body article-body">Toro Micro-Irrigation has issued an upgrade for the AquaFlow drip irrigation design software. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/grounds-maintenance-landscaping/software-upgrade-available-irrigation-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/grounds-maintenance-landscaping/software-upgrade-available-irrigation-system#comments Hardware & Software Parks & Recreation Grounds Maintenance & Landscaping Parks & Recreation Technology Wed, 19 Aug 2015 14:04:00 +0000 66381 at http://americancityandcounty.com Portable traffic signals—the evolution of traffic control http://americancityandcounty.com/traffic-safety-signage/portable-traffic-signals-evolution-traffic-control <div class="node-body article-body">According to one vendor, portable traffic signals have evolved greatly.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/traffic-safety-signage/portable-traffic-signals-evolution-traffic-control" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/traffic-safety-signage/portable-traffic-signals-evolution-traffic-control#comments Communications Emergency Response Highways, Streets & Bridges Roadways Traffic Safety & Signage Technology Technology Tue, 18 Aug 2015 21:23:00 +0000 66371 at http://americancityandcounty.com <p>In the photo: The ADDCO PTS-2000 can be used in a variety of work zone applications to control traffic.</p> Earn your MPA: governments are bouncing back from the downturn (with related video) http://americancityandcounty.com/gpn/earn-your-mpa-governments-are-bouncing-back-downturn-related-video <div class="node-body article-body">Michelle Pautz, director of the Master of Public Administration offering at the University of Dayton tells why 2015-2016 is a good time to earn an MPA. The MPA program is based in Dayton, Ohio.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/gpn/earn-your-mpa-governments-are-bouncing-back-downturn-related-video" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/gpn/earn-your-mpa-governments-are-bouncing-back-downturn-related-video#comments Human Resources GPN Administration Tue, 18 Aug 2015 15:26:00 +0000 66351 at http://americancityandcounty.com <p>Michelle Pautz</p> Brawny electric utility vehicle performs a variety of tasks (with related video) http://americancityandcounty.com/vehicles/brawny-electric-utility-vehicle-performs-variety-tasks-related-video <div class="node-body article-body">The new Bigfoot XL from Taylor-Dunn is designed to handle outdoor applications at schools, universities, parks, fields, municipal and commercial complexes, outdoor arenas, and other areas that require fume-free operation.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/vehicles/brawny-electric-utility-vehicle-performs-variety-tasks-related-video" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/vehicles/brawny-electric-utility-vehicle-performs-variety-tasks-related-video#comments Fleets Federal Material Handling Parks & Recreation Vehicles Grounds Maintenance & Landscaping Parks & Recreation Mon, 17 Aug 2015 20:35:00 +0000 66341 at http://americancityandcounty.com <p>In the photo: the new Bigfoot XL from Anaheim, Calif.-based Taylor-Dunn.</p> Mark your calendar: IEDC annual conference (with related video) http://americancityandcounty.com/gpn/mark-your-calendar-iedc-annual-conference-related-video <div class="node-body article-body">The 2015 International Economic Development Council conference kicks off in Anchorage, Alaska from October 4-7.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/gpn/mark-your-calendar-iedc-annual-conference-related-video" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/gpn/mark-your-calendar-iedc-annual-conference-related-video#comments Construction Economic Development Finance GPN Mon, 17 Aug 2015 15:07:00 +0000 66321 at http://americancityandcounty.com <p>A view of Anchorage, Alaska, home of the IEDC annual conference. The event takes place October 4-7, 2015.</p> Get the Best Funding for Energy and Infrastructure Improvement Projects http://americancityandcounty.com/white-papers/get-best-funding-energy-and-infrastructure-improvement-projects <div class="node-body article-body">After years of neglect from the prolonged recession, municipal and school buildings nationwide have fallen into dire straits. For these communities, it’s no longer a question of if the maintenance can be deferred</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/white-papers/get-best-funding-energy-and-infrastructure-improvement-projects" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/white-papers/get-best-funding-energy-and-infrastructure-improvement-projects#comments White Papers Mon, 17 Aug 2015 14:32:00 +0000 66331 at http://americancityandcounty.com Alabama senator launches "Fund the Alabama State Government" GoFundMe page http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/alabama-senator-launches-fund-alabama-state-government-gofundme-page <div class="node-body blog-body">Alabama has a $300 million hole to fill, so a state senator has resorted to the same fundraising efforts struggling musicians have used to fund their next tour. <p>Online crowdfunding.</p> <p>Sen. Paul Sanford, R-Huntsville, created the GoFundMe&nbsp;campaign imaginatively coined &quot;Fund the Alabama State Government.&quot; On his personal Twitter page he referred to&nbsp;the campaign as the&nbsp;&quot;best idea I have had.&quot;</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/government-lighter-side">Governments&#039; Lighter Side</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/alabama-senator-launches-fund-alabama-state-government-gofundme-page" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/alabama-senator-launches-fund-alabama-state-government-gofundme-page#comments Finance Governments&#039; Lighter Side Fri, 14 Aug 2015 20:39:00 +0000 66311 at http://americancityandcounty.com Maryland county transforms landfill into solar farm http://americancityandcounty.com/renewable-energy/maryland-county-transforms-landfill-solar-farm <div class="field-byline"> Stephanie Toone </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Washington County, Md., has developed into Maryland's "Solar County" by transforming 130 acres of landfill into solar renewable energy for the county government and school district. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/renewable-energy/maryland-county-transforms-landfill-solar-farm" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/renewable-energy/maryland-county-transforms-landfill-solar-farm#comments Energy Efficiency Environment Renewable Energy Fri, 14 Aug 2015 19:54:00 +0000 66301 at http://americancityandcounty.com National Association of Counties Residual Value Report now available for heavy equipment http://americancityandcounty.com/equipment/residual-value-report-now-available-heavy-equipment <div class="node-body article-body">Penton's EquipmentWatch, a provider of data, software and insights for the heavy equipment industry, has published its first Heavy Equipment Residual Value Report. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/equipment/residual-value-report-now-available-heavy-equipment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/equipment/residual-value-report-now-available-heavy-equipment#comments Contracts Equipment Fleets Management Proposals & Bids Thu, 13 Aug 2015 14:16:00 +0000 66291 at http://americancityandcounty.com Global professional services firm lands cooperative purchasing contract http://americancityandcounty.com/coop-solutions/global-professional-services-firm-lands-cooperative-purchasing-contract <div class="node-body article-body">Alvarez & Marsal and its Public Sector Practice have been awarded a multi-year contract to provide consulting services through the U.S. Communities Government Purchasing Alliance.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/coop-solutions/global-professional-services-firm-lands-cooperative-purchasing-contract" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/coop-solutions/global-professional-services-firm-lands-cooperative-purchasing-contract#comments Coop Solutions Cooperative Purchasing Human Resources Privatization & Outsourcing GPN Wed, 12 Aug 2015 21:39:00 +0000 66281 at http://americancityandcounty.com Selling opportunities pop up at the end of the federal fiscal year (with related video) http://americancityandcounty.com/federal/selling-opportunities-pop-end-federal-fiscal-year-related-video <div class="field-byline"> Lisette Bernstein </div> <div class="node-body article-body">With the federal fiscal year drawing to a close on Sept. 30, GPN asked Lisette Bernstein to offer her views on federal contracting opportunities and strategies. Bernstein is Vice President, Customer Marketing and Relationship Management at New York-based American Express. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/federal/selling-opportunities-pop-end-federal-fiscal-year-related-video" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/federal/selling-opportunities-pop-end-federal-fiscal-year-related-video#comments Contracts Federal Purchasing & Procurement Tue, 11 Aug 2015 22:13:00 +0000 66271 at http://americancityandcounty.com <p>Lisette Bernstein</p> Top 10 college towns http://americancityandcounty.com/economic-development/top-10-college-towns <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Whether its the allure of the <span style="font-size: 13px; line-height: 20px;">freshly-churned cheese and ice </span><span style="font-size: 13px; line-height: 20px;">cream at&nbsp;</span>University of Nebraska Lincoln&#39;s Dairy Store&nbsp;or the dozens of art galleries in the heart of Durham, N.C., universities across the country and the cities they are a part of not only draw the&nbsp;best academic scholars but provide a culture-rich experience for residents and visitors off-campus.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/economic-development/top-10-college-towns" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/economic-development/top-10-college-towns#comments Citizen Engagement Economic Development Housing Tue, 11 Aug 2015 20:47:00 +0000 66261 at http://americancityandcounty.com Orlando's historic African-American neighborhood embraces healthy community design http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/orlandos-historic-african-american-neighborhood-embraces-healthy-community-design <div class="node-body blog-body">Florida planning practitioner Jim Sellen provides details on a community development plan that will revitalize the facilities, health and economic development of a blighted Orlando neighborhood.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/viewpoints">Viewpoints</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/orlandos-historic-african-american-neighborhood-embraces-healthy-community-design" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/orlandos-historic-african-american-neighborhood-embraces-healthy-community-design#comments Economic Development Parks & Recreation Housing Sustainable Communities Viewpoints Tue, 11 Aug 2015 20:18:00 +0000 66251 at http://americancityandcounty.com Coming soon: 2015 APWA Congress (with related video) http://americancityandcounty.com/public-works/coming-soon-2015-apwa-congress-related-video <div class="node-body article-body">The American Public Works Association International Public Works Congress & Exposition takes place August 30 to September 2. Here is a brief preview. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/public-works/coming-soon-2015-apwa-congress-related-video" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/public-works/coming-soon-2015-apwa-congress-related-video#comments Public Works Public Works Tue, 11 Aug 2015 19:48:00 +0000 66241 at http://americancityandcounty.com <p>In the photo: a view of the 2015 Congress conference center in Phoenix.</p> Innovative fleet products http://americancityandcounty.com/gpn/innovative-fleet-products <div class="node-body gallery-body">Are your fleet products too outdated to meet your needs? Check out these products then to see how your fleet could be improved.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/gpn/innovative-fleet-products" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/gpn/innovative-fleet-products#comments Fleets GPN Tue, 11 Aug 2015 13:58:00 +0000 66231 at http://americancityandcounty.com For vendors: federal fiscal year-end strategies & tactics (with related video) http://americancityandcounty.com/federal/vendors-federal-fiscal-year-end-strategies-tactics-related-video <div class="field-byline"> Gloria Larkin </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Federal contracts expert Gloria Larkin lists four tactics federal vendors should follow as the end of the federal fiscal year approaches Sept. 30.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/federal/vendors-federal-fiscal-year-end-strategies-tactics-related-video" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/federal/vendors-federal-fiscal-year-end-strategies-tactics-related-video#comments Contracts Federal Purchasing & Procurement Tue, 11 Aug 2015 13:46:00 +0000 66221 at http://americancityandcounty.com <p>Gloria Larkin</p>