U.S. Communities is the leading national local government purchasing
cooperative that offers contracts competitively solicited by lead public
agencies on behalf of public agencies nationwide. U.S. Communities is jointly
sponsored by the Association of School Business Officials International (ASBO),
the National Association of Counties (NACO), the National Institute of
Governmental Purchasing (NIGP), the National League of Cities (NLC), and the
United States Conference of Mayors (USCM).
Premier members can register
with U. S. Communities today to have access to the thousands of quality products
from multiple suppliers available through its contracts. By registering for the
program, you are neither committing to participate nor binding your agency in
any manner; your agency will still have the ability to make choices outside of
U.S. Communities. Compare the U.S. Communities contracts with the contracts your
agency currently has in place. We believe you will be impressed with their
What are the advantages of participating in U.S.
- All contracts are competitively solicited
by a lead public agency
- Best supplier overall government pricing
- No user fees
- Non- Binding/No minimum purchasing requirements
- Sponsored by 70+ state and regional organizations
- Broad range of
high quality products
- Third party audits performed for compliance with
contract pricing, terms and conditions
- Contract benchmarking ensures
supplier “lowest cost to government commitment” is met
- Oversight by
key public purchasing professionals
U. S. Communities has a vast
array of offerings to meet your needs, including contracts with your favorite
suppliers in categories such as:
- Park & Playground
- Athletic Equipment and P.E. Supplies
- Public Safety
& Emergency Preparedness
- Facilities Products & Solutions
- Technology Solutions
- Office Supplies
- Specialty Solutions
including Food, Flooring, Uniforms, Auto Parts & More
for information on these and other valuable U.S. Communities contracts.
Steps to Get Started:
- Visit U.S. Communities and then
click the red "Register" button at the top right.
- Click on “Request
Contact” (this is the second step on the registration page.) Your local
supplier will contact you about getting started or if you already have a local
representative with the company you are interested in then let them know you are
registered with the program.
- Do business directly with the selected
For questions regarding the program or if you need help
finding a local representative contact your U.S. Communities program
Shop and Compare many of the contracts now at the U.S.
Communities Marketplace! Click
here to get started!