Canada underscores the value of co-op membership with this example: After switching from its own contract with UniFirst uniforms to using NJPA
's contract code in the supplier's billing system, Wor-Wic saved $14,000 annually.
County officials have claimed the OPRA legislation, adopted in 2002, allows the standard form, but NJPA
officials contend it adds another layer of bureaucracy to the process of seeking records.
The district utilized the existing National Joint Powers Alliance (NJPA
) contract in procuring Tyler's Versatrans solution.
And the National Joint Powers Alliance (NJPA
) purchasing consortium has recently added contracts in employee benefits, health care, curriculum, construction job order contracting and logistics, says Thomas Morgan, NJPA
's membership communications specialist.
Most recently, Hartz has been recognized by NJPA
Real Estate Journal as the "Best Place to Work for 2006" and "Best Developer of 2004" and the Business News New Jersey (NJBIZ) as one of the best places to work in New Jersey for 2005 & 2006.
The book is a centerpiece timed for the New Jersey Press Association's (NJPA
) 150th anniversary in 2007.
The New Jersey Press Association has named two reporters NJPA
Journalists of the Year: Brian Kladko of The Record in Hackensack (dailies) and Larry Savadove of The SandPaper in Surf City (weeklies).
As money and time grow tighter for procurement departments, interest in purchasing groups and their contracts has grown, says Duff Erholtz, manager of membership services, the National Joint Powers Alliance (NJPA
), a municipal contracting agency.
My inquiries were made for a book I published in 2007, "From Ink on Paper to the Internet: Past Challenges and Future Transformations for New Jersey's Newspapers," when the New Jersey Press Association (NJPA
) celebrated its 150th anniversary as the oldest continually operating press association in the nation.
The company has twice been named the Best Owner/Manager in NJPA
Real Estate Journal's "Best of the Best" and was listed 38th in Retail Traffic's most recent national ranking of retail property managers.