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Goodyear Tires on Sale

Are you planning to purchase tires soon? Here is your chance to save money on Goodyear brand tires.

Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company is once again offering its associate tire sale prices to Postal ServiceTM employees and retirees for 5 days - May 19 to 23, 2005.

These prices are too good to pass up! Here is your opportunity to save up to 25 percent off the purchase of Goodyear brand auto and light truck tires. Special pricing will also be offered for tire balancing and installation. The special prices will be offered only at Goodyear Auto Service Centers or Just Tires locations. To locate a participating store, call 888-439-7786. You will need proof of Postal Service employment to receive the special sale price.


In the event that you cannot find a Goodyear Auto Service Center or Just Tires location in your area, you can have the Goodyear brand tires shipped directly to your by calling 888-439-7786, choosing option 4, and using reference code USPS-3 to place your order.

For complete pricing details and participating locations for this sale, see Goodyear Employee Deals at http://

- SCM Strategies,
Supply Management, 5-12-05

Realignment of Janitorial Services Contracting

Contracts for janitorial services and state designations have been realigned. Postal ServiceTM facilities requiring cleaning service contracts with self-employed individuals that exceed the $10,000 annual threshold or firms that exceed the $2,500 annual threshold should see the listing below to determine who to contact to requisition services within thier state. If the district crosses a state line, the requisition should follow the state where the district office is located. Alaska, Hawaii, and Puerto Rico districts will continue to handle their own requirements.

The San Francisco Purchasing Service Center, 390 Main Street, Suite 602, San Francisco, CA 94105-5016 will procure janitorial services for the following states: Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas Louisiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Dakota, Texas, Utah, Washington, Wisconsin, and Wyoming. The contract administrator is Richard Galvan and his telephone number is 415-536-6558.

The Environmental and MRO Category Management Center, Post Office Box 667190, Dallas, TX 75266-7190 will procure janitorial services for the following states:

• Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, North Carolina, and South Carolina. The contract administrator is Mary Ballard and her telephone number is 214-819-7110.



• Kentucky, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Tennessee. The contract administrator is Lucy Suggs and her telephone number is 214-819-7108.

• Connecticut, District of Columbia, Delaware, Maryland, Maine, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont, Virginia, and West Virginia. The contract administrator is Lynne Hale and her telephone number is 214-819-7121.

• New Jersey and New York. The contract administrator is Barbara Reagor and her telephone number is 214-819-7109.

• Massachusetts. The contract administrator is Brenda Carter and her telephone number is 214-819-7103.

Janitorial services requirements that are below these thresholds will continue to be acquired through local agreements. The Cleaning Service Local Buying Agreement Guidelines can be found at

Payment and expiration date information on both local agreements and janitorial services contracts will continue to be available at the St. Louis Accounting Service Center Help Desk at 866-974-2733.

- SCM Strategies,
Supply Management, 5-12-05


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