Texas

Victoria commissioners Janak, Ives object again to revised purchasing policy

Victoria County Commissioners Court Victoria County commissioners delayed for the second time approval of a new purchasing policy for the county after two members of the court opposed some of its requirements. Though several tweaks were made to the first draft of the policy that the court reviewed on May 18, commissioners Kevin Janak and Clint Ives on Monday said ...

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Proposals for CISA’s Vulnerability Disclosure Platform Coming this Summer

The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) is leading the call for a governmentwide vulnerability disclosure platform, with a request for proposals from agencies coming as soon as summer 2020. CISA released the original request for information (RFI) in December 2019, detailing the agency’s interest in a software-as-a-service (SaaS) web application to report vulnerabilities and alert Federal information systems of potential issues. ...

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Commissioners reject radio comms proposals

Proposals to upgrade the county’s radio communications made it to the chopping block after being placed on the Cooke County Commissioners’ Court meeting agenda for the third time in recent weeks. On Monday, May 18, members of the court unanimously agreed to reject all proposals to upgrade the county’s public safety radio communications system. Commissioners meet inside the Commissioners’ Courtroom ...

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TRINITY BAY CONSERVATION DISTRICT REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL FOR LEGAL SERVICES

TRINITY BAY CONSERVATION DISTRICT REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL FOR LEGAL SERVICES TRINITY BAY CONSERVATION DISTRICT REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL FOR LEGAL SERVICES Request for Proposals (“RFP”) for legal services will be received at Trinity Bay Conservation District office at P.O. Box 599, 2500 SH 124, Stowell, Texas 77661 until 2:00 p.m. on June 11, 2020, at which time they will be opened and then reviewed ...

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REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS Sealed Proposals will be accepted by the Lee College District via only Vendor Registry until 2:00 PM CDT, Thursday, June 25, 2020 for Digital Advertising Services. A non-mandatory pre-proposal meeting using Webex is scheduled for Thursday, June 4, 2020 at 2:00 PM CDT. Specifications and necessary information may be obtained at https://leecollege online.com/purchasing/ under Vendor Registry and Solicitations List. If you need assistance, contact the Office of ...

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Procurement specialist, essential medicines, GHSC-PSM

Chemonics seeks a Procurement Specialist, Essential Medicines, for the USAID Global Health Supply Chain Program- Procurement and Supply Management (GHSC-PSM) project located in Arlington, VA. We are looking for individuals who have a passion for making a difference in the lives of people around the world. The Procurement Specialist will primarily procure essential medicines and other related commodities which will ...

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The RFP Tool Revolution is Happening—Just Very, Very Slowly

There’s a growing number of legal-focused RFP solutions on the market, but corporate attorneys who struggled to use more general solutions in the past may be reluctant to engage with such tools even as their companies are looking for ways to save money. There are plenty of reasons for law firm and legal departments to use legal industry-specific request for ...

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First look: Floyd Casey development to include houses, shops, trails

WACO, Texas (KWTX) The old Floyd Casey Stadium site is going to be turned into a mixed-use, mixed-income housing and retail community, according to plans released by the developer Tuesday. (Photo courtesy of Turner-Behringer Real Estate) “We believe in this project,” said Sarah Roberts, founding principal at KSR Advantage, on behalf of Turner-Behringer Real Estate. “Our vision is that this project ...

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Request For Proposals To Serve As Lead Counsel

SAN ANTONIO, May 18, 2020 UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT NORTHERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA SAN FRANCISCO DIVISION MICHAEL TOLLEN, on behalf of himselfand all others similarly situated,Case No. 3:20-cv-00547-WHA CLASS ACTIONPlaintiff,v.GERON CORPORATION and JOHN A.SCARLETT,Defendants.EUGENE CONNOR, on behalf of himselfand all others similarly situated,Case No. 5:20-cv-01163-WHAPlaintiff,v.GERON CORPORATION and JOHN A.SCARLETT,Defendants. The above captioned consolidated actions allege claims against Defendants Geron Corporation and its Chief Executive Officer John A. Scarlett under ...

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Rethink Energy: Solar Co-Op Interest Surges

This regularly-scheduled sponsored column is written by the Arlington Initiative to Rethink Energy team (AIRE). This county program helps you make smart energy decisions that save you money and leaves a lighter footprint on the environment. In a time of great change, Arlingtonians are empowered to plug into solar. Over the past few weeks, 280 Arlingtonians have attended 3 info sessions on ...

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Adapting Medicare Advantage Bidding For COVID-19-Related Uncertainty On Claims: A Proposal

The Covid-19 pandemic is fundamentally disrupting the health care system and injecting significant uncertainty about current and future utilization and costs. Medicare Advantage (MA) plans serve over 35 percent of Medicare beneficiaries, and elderly individuals appear particularly susceptible to the contagion. Despite being in the early stages of the pandemic, MA plans are currently making financial decisions about costs, premiums, ...

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Fannin County Commissioners Court votes to issue Request for Proposal for EMS Services for Fannin County

Fannin County, Texas — All five members of Fannin County Commissioners Court were virtually attend the regular meeting of Fannin County Commissioners Court on Tuesday, May 12, 2020. Rodney Sprayberry, pastor of New Zion Baptist Church, gave the invocation and Major James Manis led the pledges. ***** Commissioners voted to amend the Fannin County Declaration of Disaster Proclamation for Covid-19 ...

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Former Amarillo Mayor, Fairly Group CEO file lawsuit against Amarillo ISD

AMARILLO, Texas (KVII) — Former Amarillo Mayor Jerry Hodge and CEO of the Fairly Group Alex Fairly have filed a lawsuit against the Amarillo Independent School District claiming the district violated the Texas Education Code when selecting medical benefits providers. According to court documents, Amarillo ISD evaluated vendors for employees’ medical and pharmacy benefits during the fall of 2019 to begin ...

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Lawsuit filed against Amarillo ISD for how it allegedly handled medical, pharmacy benefits for employees

AMARILLO, Texas (KAMR/KCIT) — A lawsuit has been filed against Amarillo Independent School District for how they handled medical and pharmacy benefits for their employees. No monetary value is being sought, but the reason this lawsuit is filed is because the plaintiffs believe the school district cost taxpayers 10 to 15 million dollars more than necessary. Jerry Hodge and Alex ...

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Lawsuit alleges Amarillo ISD erred in healthcare bidding process

Alex Fairly, the chief executive officer of the Fairly Group, and Jerry Hodge, an Amarillo businessman, jointly filed a lawsuit Monday against the Amarillo Independent School District regarding the district’s request for proposal practices related to health insurance and pharmaceutical benefits. According to the lawsuit which was filled about 2 p.m. Monday in Potter County District Court, the district began ...

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Commissioners to discuss county radio communications Monday

Cooke County commissioners are set to meet at 10 a.m. Monday, May 11, to discuss improving the county’s radio communications. According to a meeting agenda released this week, commissioners are to possibly take action on requests for proposals for the countywide system allowing emergency responders and road crews to communicate with one another. This action item comes back to the ...

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Arlington: New CDBG Request For Proposals Makes Over $1 Million Available For Non-Profits

Applications are due May 22, 2020. Funds are available to current CDBG sub-recipients and new applicants. Press release from the City of Arlington: As the City of Arlington receives and deploys CARES Act funds, the CARES Act in Action series will take a closer look into how Arlington is using its portion to serve, support and protect Arlington residents and ...

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