Using MITN will allow the Village to be more transparent for our residents and efficient with bid documents and service to our vendors.
Middleville, MI (PRWEB) June 18, 2014
Village of Middleville announced today that it has joined the Michigan Inter-governmental Trade Network (MITN), an online procurement group operated by BidNet that provides vendors with an easier and more economical way to access and compete for local government bids.
The Michigan Inter-governmental Trade Network connects 1,485 departments from 130 local government agencies and provides a bid notification system that gives vendors instant access to Bids, RFP's, Quotes and Amendments online. Village of Middleville joined MITN in June 2014, providing its vendors with convenient access to bid information for Village of Middleville as well as all other participating agencies on the system.
The online purchasing group is part of a nation-wide e-procurement solution powered by BidNet. BidNet’s e-procurement solution manages 15 government purchasing groups throughout the country providing over 900 counties, municipalities, school districts and other purchasing professionals a purchasing and vendor management solution.
Village of Middleville invites all local vendors to receive access to its upcoming solicitations by joining the MITN. Vendor benefits of registering on http://www.MITN.info include:
- 24-hour access to local government opportunities
- Notification 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
Middleville Village Manager, Rebecca Fleury indicates, “Using MITN will allow the Village to be more transparent for our residents and efficient with bid documents and service to our vendors.”
Vendors are encouraged to register to start receiving bid opportunities from the Village of Middleville and other participating Michigan local government agencies at http://www.MITN.info.
About the Village of Middleville
Located in the Thornapple River Valley, the Village of Middleville is located about 18 miles southeast of the metropolitan area of greater Grand Rapids. The Village of Middleville and Thornapple Township are on the cusp of metropolitan area expansion. The natural environment within the river valley and adjacent ridgelines are splendid, providing the Village with natural charm and small town character.
Community Events and Social Activities are very much part of the community. Heritage Day in the fall, a village-wide garage sale in the spring, concerts in Stage Coach Park in the summer, Farmers Market every Wednesday and Friday in the spring, summer and fall, as well as parades for Memorial Day, Heritage Day and Christmas are woven into the fabric of village life. A community garden is in its fourth year of growing and harvesting. Plays, concerts and athletic events sponsored by Thornapple-Kellogg High School bring the whole village together throughout the year.
The people of Middleville are involved in a variety of community service groups and social organizations, such as the Thornapple Trail Association, Friends of the Library, Heritage Association, Lions Club and Rotary Club.
About BidNet’s e-Procurement Solution:
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