The Oklahoma Municipal League (OML) is pleased to announce the launch of the Citizens' Academy/Leadership Training. This Academy preserves and enhances training and educational opportunities for municipal officials and local citizens that were previously provided by the Oklahoma Community Institute after they were unable to continue operating.
The focus of the program is specifically on equipping the participants with the skills and information they need to make a positive impact on local community and economic development. Participants in the Citizens Academy/Leadership Training program learn valuable skills in the areas of teamwork, community assessment and planning, economic development and tourism, community renewal and working with elected officials.
U.S. Communities New Energy Consulting & Management Contract
The Oklahoma Municipal Services Corporation, the business arm of the OML, supports the U.S. Communities Government Purchasing Alliance in extending cooperative contracts that it administers to municipalities in the State of Oklahoma. U.S. Communities has identified Tradition Energy for energy consulting and management services. Additionally, two webinars to provide an overview of this contract and information is available on the U.S. Communities webinars page.
American Fidelity Launches HCRdecision.com
American Fidelity Assurance Company (AFA) and Oklahoma Municipal Services Corporation, the business arm of OML, have entered into a partnership which is proving valuable for both OMSC and Oklahoma cities and towns. We are pleased to provide you this update from AFA regarding a website the company recently launched which is an ongoing effort to keep employer groups and associations updated and informed on Health Care Reform developments. Click here to read more.
The Oklahoma Municipal Services Corporation (OMSC) partnership with BancFirst has successfully operated since Year 2000 to assist Oklahoma cities and towns and their public trusts utilize a municipal credit card program. As part of the Year 2012 partnership renewal, BancFirst implemented price reductions and other cost savings and enhancements. Additionally, no fees attach to contract termination. These benefits are a benchmark of the trust OMSC has in the program partnership with BancFirst.
Training and Service
BancFirst utilizes unparalleled training and follow-up practices. BancFirst installs and trains staff on equipment usage and is immediately responsive to any problems, issues or questions from municipal employees.
If you would like to know more about the OMSC/BancFirst credit card program, please contact Tamara Reed, Assistant Vice President and Merchant Services Coordinator at BancFirst, at (405) 218-4074, or e-mail email@example.com.