SOURCE: BidNet | SourceSuite

June 10, 2015 10:00 ET

Larimer County Joins Rocky Mountain E-Purchasing System

LARIMER, CO--(Marketwired - June 10, 2015) - Larimer County announced its joining of the Rocky Mountain E-Purchasing System, a BidNet e-procurement system that gives vendors instant access to Bids, RFP's, Quotes and Amendments.

Powered by BidNet's national e-procurement solution, the Rocky Mountain E-Purchasing System connects 1,895 departments from 137 local government agencies and provides a bid notification system for vendors looking to do business with local governments. Larimer County joined the Rocky Mountain E-Purchasing System on June 9, 2015, providing its vendors with convenient access to bid information for Larimer County as well as 136 additional participating government agencies on the system. In addition to the Rocky Mountain E-Purchasing System, BidNet's e-procurement solution manages purchasing groups and bid systems throughout the country providing over 1,000 organizations a purchasing and vendor management solution.

Larimer County invites all local vendors to access its upcoming solicitations by joining the Rocky Mountain E-Purchasing System. Vendor benefits of registering on www.RockyMountainBidSystem.com include:

  • Solicitation alerts customized to the vendors' products or services provided
  • Reliable and timely delivery of notifications, addendums and documents
  • Advanced notification of Term-Contracts
  • E-Bid and E-Quote Submission
  • Immediate and on-demand access to local government opportunities

"The Rocky Mountain E-Purchasing System will save tax-payer dollars and will provide our solicitations to vendors," said Heather MacMillan, the Director of Purchasing for Larimer County. "RMEPS is a free service and provides vendors easy access to view bid opportunities, addendums and solicitation results from Larimer County, as well as numerous other Colorado agencies."

About Larimer County

Larimer County is named after General William Larimer, 1809-1875. He was an early settler of Denver and the county was named after him as a 'thank you'. The Territorial legislature of Colorado named Larimer a county in 1861.

Larimer County is located in north central Colorado. It is the sixth largest county in Colorado based on population. The county extends to the Continental Divide and includes several mountain communities and Rocky Mountain National Park. The County encompasses 2,640 square miles that include some of the finest irrigated farmland in the state, as well as vast stretches of scenic ranch lands, forests and high mountain peaks. Over 50% of Larimer County is publicly owned, most of which is land within Roosevelt National Forest and Rocky Mountain National Park. In addition to these federal lands, Colorado State Parks and Recreation, and Larimer County Parks and Open Spaces combine to provide a wide spectrum of recreational opportunities that are enjoyed by both residents and visitors.

About BidNet's e-Procurement Solution:

BidNet's e-procurement solution, SourceSuite and its numerous bid systems, provide more than 1,000 government agencies and over 9,000 departments across the country supplier management, document distribution and audit and control tools. More information is available at http://www.SourceSuite.com.

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