4442 – Local Purchasing

It shall be the policy of the Grand Island Public Schools to purchase locally, provid­ed goods of equal quality and competitive prices are available from local suppliers.

Personnel responsible for purchasing in this district, however, should not feel bound to purchase any item locally that can be secured at a savings to this school district from outside sources, nor shall he or she feel bound to purchase locally unless adequate service and delivery can be given by the local supplier.

Legal Reference:           Neb. Statute 74-106

                                    Neb. Statute 79-10,104


Policy Adopted 10/4/76

Policy Reviewed 2-13-02

Policy Revised:  07.13.2015