Under Cooperative Purchasing state and local government entities may purchase a variety of products and services from competitively bid contracts. These contracts generally include participation by a number of entities seeking to leverage the opportunity for volume purchases resulting in lower procurement costs.
The Glastonbury Public Schools participates in cooperative purchasing when it is in the best interest of the School system. Links to some of the contracts that are open for our participation are listed below:
Entities in Cooperative Purchasing
Capital Region Education Council (CREC) Cooperative Purchasing
Capital Region Purchasing Council (CRPC)
State of Connecticut - Department of Administrative Services (DAS)
State Department of Administrative Services Municipality Procurement
Technology Bidding and Purchasing Program Contract (PEPPM)