FAC Now Offers Staffing Solutions for Counties Through U.S. Communities Partnership

U.S. Communities has announced a dual award for a new staffing services and solutions contract. The contract was awarded to Acro Service Corporation and Knowledge Services through a competitive solicitation process conducted by lead public agency, Maricopa County, AZ. The contract offers counties and other agencies savings on staffing services, as well as recruitment, payroll and temp-to-hire services. The contract term is for three years with the option to extend the contract for six additional periods of one year each. To learn more about each contract and the solutions available, register for complimentary 30-minute webinars on February 8 & 9.

New Commissioner Workshop – February 1-2, 2017

The Florida Association of Counties is pleased to offer an educational workshop designed specifically for newly elected commissioners.  Mark your calendars for the New Commissioner Workshop on February 1-2, 2017 in Alachua County at the Hilton University of Florida Conference Center.  This in-depth, 1½ day workshop will begin at 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday, February 1 and ends with a reception on the evening of Thursday, February 2. 

Corporate Partner Spotlight: FBMC

FBMC Benefits Management, Inc. (FBMC), an industry leader for more than 38 years, provides comprehensive employee benefits management. FBMC affords employers customized solutions, including brokerage of voluntary/core products, benefits education and communications, enrollment management, and administrative and compliance services. It partners with only “best in industry” insurance providers with A- and above ratings. FBMC is headquartered in Tallahassee, Florida, with on-site client field offices throughout the United States. For more information about FBMC, visit www.fbmc.com and www.fbmclearningcenter.com.

Corporate Partner Spotlight: Florida Power & Light

Florida Power & Light Company Wins National Award for Electric Reliability Excellence in the U.S. for Second Consecutive Year At FPL, we understand how much you depend on your electric service. When you flip the switch, you expect the lights to come on. We agree. That’s why we’re committed to building a stronger, smarter grid to deliver electricity you can count on in good weather and bad. FPL has improved its service reliability by approximately 25 percent over the past five years and our service ranks among the best nationwide – 99.98 percent reliable. But we’re never satisfied. We work year-round to improve your service even more.

The FAC Office: Your Home Office in the Capital County

The FAC office should always be thought of as your home away from home when you are in Tallahassee and we hope that you will take the opportunity to stop in while you are here. We have a work station set up in case you need to check emails, make a phone call or print documents. And with a little warning, we even have conference space available if you need to host a meeting while you are here. This is your office and you are welcome any time!

Corporate Partner & Enterprise Program Spotlight: Nationwide

Since its inception in 1980, the National Association of Counties Deferred Compensation Program has become the largest supplemental retirement income program available to county employees. Through a partnership with NACo, Nationwide Retirement Solutions (NRS), and FAC, Florida counties can offer employees access to this premier Section 457 Deferred Compensation Program.

Miami-Dade Leads the Way to U. S. Communities Contract for Waste and Recycling Solution

The U.S. Communities Purchasing Alliance has awarded Rehrig Pacific Company a multi-year contract to provide waste carts, recycling carts and related products and services to local governments. This contract was awarded through a competitive solicitation process conducted by lead public agency Miami-Dade County. The initial contract term is for five years through September 30, 2021, with the option to renew the contract for five additional one year periods.