November 2016

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MRO and JanSan Category Management Solutions Named Best-in-Class Vehicles


The GSA Maintenance, Repair and Operations (MRO) and Janitorial and Sanitation (JanSan) category management contracts have been named “Best-in-Class” (BIC) vehicles. These solutions are part of the Industrial Products and Services as well as…

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Renovation of Toledo’s federal courthouse continues plans for development


Having our investments in federal buildings and courthouses support a community’s economic development is a priority for the U.S. General Services Administration. It’s our responsibility to think broadly about the important role federal assets…

Wilkie D. Ferguson, Jr. U.S. Courthouse Aerial Photos

GSA spotlights a television pioneer on World TV Day


Early in 1949, Los Angeles received its first recorded snowfall, boxing legend Joe Louis retired and WTVJ — a pioneer in television history— debuted in Florida. GSA recently joined WTVJ alumni in Miami to pay tribute to the station at its…

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MIT selected as Exchange Partner for Volpe project


After receiving proposals from multiple respondents, the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) has made an initial selection of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) as the Exchange Partner to redevelop the U.S. Department of Transportation…

USAF Color Guard at the Kansas City Small Business Networking Event

Small business networking event makes large impact


Small business owners and government employees recently came together to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Kansas City Small Business Networking Event. The event, originally developed by the former GSA Heartland Region Office of Small Business…

Photo of Capt. Tanya Roman poses for a photo with her brother Greg Harvey during their deployment to Iraq in 2010.

A new place to serve


Editor’s Note: This is a personal story from one of the veterans in our diverse workforce.…

GSA’s Federal Acquisition Service: A Recap of FY2016


FY2016 recently came to a close, and I can’t help but reflect on what a remarkable 12 months it’s been for all of us associated with the Federal Acquisition Service. As I do at the start of every fiscal year,  I’d like to reflect on…

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