News | September 18, 2018

Van Buren Charter Township Joins Wayne County On The MITN Purchasing Group

Van Buren Township, MI (PRWEB) - The Van Buren Charter Township has officially joined the MITN Purchasing Group as one of the 205 local government agencies throughout Michigan using BidNet’s e-procurement solution. The Van Buren Charter Township invites all potential vendors to register online with the MITN Purchasing Group to access its upcoming solicitations by visiting

The Van Buren Charter Township is located in Wayne County, Michigan. By joining the MITN Purchasing Group they join their county government in utilizing a streamlined platform and purchasing community to help increase transparency and help lower costs. Other municipalities in the area that participate in this regional community of purchasing professionals and local vendors include the Wayne County Drain Commissioner, City of Wayne, and Charter Township of Redford. All participating agencies on the MITN Purchasing Group post their open bids to one central, online location.

Van Buren Charter Township’s Director of Public Services, Matthew R. Best, indicates that “Van Buren Township is excited to be a part of BidNet. The opportunity to be part of the far reaching and inclusive purchasing group, BidNet, was too good to pass up. This will enhance our procurement process and bring value to our residents and community.”

One of the main benefits the Van Buren Charter Township hopes to achieve by joining this local purchasing community is to provide its vendors with more business opportunities with local governments. Registering on creates a quick and easy process for vendors to access a variety of quotes, RFPs, related documents, and addendum from local governments all across the region and state. Registered vendors also have the choice to upgrade their service to receive email notifications for opportunities matching their specific business, instant addendum alerts, advanced notice of term contract expiration and other features.

As a participating member agency on the MITN Purchasing Group, the Van Buren Charter Township also benefits from the full e-Sourcing solution for bid and vendor management and tracking.

About The Van Buren Charter Township:
Situated between Detroit Metropolitan and Willow Run Airports and at the crossroads of I-94 and I-275, Van Buren offers a unique location for business development alongside family oriented neighborhoods. Offering a mix of rural and suburban lifestyles and a healthy local economy, Van Buren is indeed a premier community.

About The MITN Purchasing Group:
The MITN Purchasing Group is a part of BidNet’s regional purchasing groups available at no cost to local government agencies throughout the country. With years of input from procurement professionals, BidNet specifically developed the bid system to fill the need for a robust bid and supplier management solution for local government agencies. BidNet runs 30 regional purchasing groups used by over 1,300 local governments. To learn more and have your government agency gain better transparency and efficiency in purchasing, please visit


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