LaMATS Cooperative Purchasing Commission Seeks Chair Nominations and New Members
With more than twenty members representing Louisiana local governments, the LACPC is looking to name its first Chairperson to help advise and direct the Commission in its joint purchasing of supplies and equipment. All members are welcome to nominate themselves or other qualified member representatives. New member municipalities and local political subdivisions are welcome to join at any time, and once included in the Commission, may make a nomination. The LACPC will be acc
Have It But Don't Need It?
Or do you need it, and can't find one? Many Louisiana municipalities and local governments rely on the LPS Surplus Property Program to sell any type of construction, fire, agricultural, and miscellaneous equipment. With the Surplus Property Program: You have full control to sell what you want, when you want Fully comprehensive reporting about your sales, past or present No fees to you, ever. The winning bidder pays the fee Visit the LaMATS Surplus Property Program to see w
Delta Regional Authority Awards Major Grant to Drone Imagining Partnership
Launched in 2021, a unique partnership between the LMA, LaMATS and the University of Louisiana Monroe’s Unmanned Aerial Systems program offers low and no-cost remote imaging services to Louisiana local governments for needs such as storm damage assessment, land and infrastructure surveys and documentation of public events. This week, the federally-funded Delta Regional Authority confirmed an award to the partnership for $112,000 as part of the recent multi-million dollar fede
Thank You from LaMATS
LaMATS sends appreciation to all the friends and colleagues who stopped by our table and attended our presentations at last week’s LMA Mid-Winter Conference. It was great to see your smiling faces! As our lives return to something more like normal, with the pandemic (mostly) behind us, we hope you'll share our excitement for the programs and services we're providing in 2022. Our Brownfield partnerships are really taking off this year and ready to get your communities