Calendar & Agendas

Baltimore Regional Cooperative Purchasing Committee

Mission Statement

  • Achieve cost savings by combining requirements into cooperative contracts;
  • Cooperate to reduce members’ administrative expenses; and
  • Serve as a forum for the exchange of resources and technical information.

The Baltimore Regional Cooperative Purchasing Committee saves member jurisdictions approximately $1 million per year through joint purchases of items ranging from copier paper to road salt.

Savings are realized through:

  • Purchasing in quantity
  • Consolidating the administrative costs associated with procurement

Members of the BRCPC include purchasing officers from BMC’s six member jurisdictions, their school systems, the City of Annapolis and the Maryland Department of General Services.

The BRCPC has established specialized subcommittees for:

Vendors may view Current Cooperative Bidding Opportunities, BRCPC Standard Terms and Conditions and Users Guide for Cooperative Purchasing for more information about bidding on cooperative contracts.

BMC Contact Person:

Debbie Groat, CPPO, C.P.M., Coordinator, Regional Purchasing
Baltimore Metropolitan Council
Baltimore Regional Cooperative Purchasing Committee
1500 Whetstone Way, Suite 300  Baltimore,
Maryland 21230 Telephone: 410-732-0500 x1007
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Baltimore Regional Cooperative Purchasing Committee Documents