Cooperative Purchasing Group bid telecommunication services in
conformance with the FCC’s Universal Service Fund for Schools &
Libraries E-Rate Discount Program. The bid awarded services for a three
year contract with the possible extension of two additional years and
began July 1, 2006. This bid enables district to comply with the bid
aspect of the E-rate program and take advantage of annual rebates from
the Federal Government as part of the E-rate program in addition to the
competitive rates received.