The Insider

23
Feb

WSACE Past President Owen Carter Recognized

WSACE Past President Owen Carter was recognized by Snohomish County as the inaugural recipient of the Snohomish County Public Works Professional Achievement Award. The award was given in recognition of Owen’s dedicated and long term service with Snohomish County Public Works, his professional standards and ethics, his mentorship and leadership, his positive can-do attitude, customer service, and recognition by his

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22
Feb

U.S. Communities – Free Online Training & Information

Free Online Training and Information. Register today! U.S. Communities offers a range of educational and informational webinars to help your organization get the most out of cooperative purchasing. Subjects vary from introductory U.S. Communities overviews to presentations addressing specific topics such as supplier offerings or e-commerce. Webinars are free but registration is required. New webinars are added on an ongoing

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22
Feb

The Insider is Changing!

Over the years the Insider has taken many forms and it is about to go through one more transition. WSAC will be turning the once bi-weekly newsletter style email-newsletter into one that looks more like a traditional blog. This is because of the features of the new website allow us to set up The Insider as a living and frequently changing

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22
Feb

Washington’s Communities in Crisis

The Washington Association of Counties, alongside other members of a strong coalition that includes cities, labor leaders, public safety officers and others, are working on an awareness campaign around the issues that are facing our communities in Washington State. Many communities are struggling with the limitation that the property tax cap has on them. As budget gaps continue to grow

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