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Map of Municipal boundaries in MassachusettsThroughout the fall, join your neighbors, the Massachusetts Office of the Inspector General, and OSD to learn procurement best practices, including how to:

  • Prepare for the Act to Modernize Municipal Finance and Government, the new law streamlining municipal procurement, effective November 7
  • Comply with Chapter 30B, the Uniform Procurement Act
  • Save time and money using Statewide Contracts
  • Generate procurement efficiencies by centralizing operations
  • Maximize grant dollars awarded as part of the Community Compact

There are five currently scheduled stops in the Neighbor-to-Neighbor series. If you’re a local government buyer, click the link below for the city or town nearest you to register today. We are grateful to the host cities and towns for their assistance in planning!

  1. City of Quincy – September 21
  2. Town of Needham – October 6
  3. City of Everett – October 12 
  4. City of Haverhill – October 26 
  5. Town of Dighton – November 3 

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