§ 208.15  PARTICIPATION IN CONTRACTS WITH THE NATIONAL INTERGOVERNMENTAL PURCHASING ALLIANCE AND THE COOPERATIVE PURCHASING NETWORK.
   (a)   The City Council authorizes the City Manager to enter into an agreement and the city to participate in the National Intergovernmental Purchasing Alliance and The Cooperative Purchasing Networks per Ohio R.C. 9.48.
   (b)   The City Manager is hereby authorized to agree, in the name of the city, to directly pay the vendor or its authorized purchasing agent under each such contract in which it participates, for items it receives pursuant to the contract, and the City Manager does hereby agree to directly pay the vendor or its authorized purchasing agent.
(Ord. 16-36, passed 7-28-2016)