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Doing Business with the US Forest Service – Iron River, MI

June 19, 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm CST (registration 1:00 - 1:15 pm)

In Fiscal Year 2018, the US Forest Service awarded over $1.6 billion in contracts. Join us for this unique opportunity and network with and learn directly from the US Forest Service Lake State Acquisition Team about what it takes to do business with the U.S. Forest Service!

USFS manages over 193 million acres of national forest. Within the Northern Michigan and Northern Wisconsin area there are four national forests:

  • Hiawatha National Forest – Gladstone, MI
  • Huron-Manistee National Forest – Cadillac, MI
  • Ottawa National Forest – Ironwood, MI
  • Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest – Park Falls and Rhinelander, WI


  • US Forest Service – Lake State Acquisition Team
  • U.S. Small Business Administration
  • Northwest Michigan PTAC
  • Wisconsin Procurement Institute

The workshop is being held at the Windsor Center, 612 W. Adams St. (US-2), Iron River, MI.

There is no cost for the workshop but registration is required.

The workshop is being hosted and sponsored by the Iron County Economic Chamber Alliance, Northwest Michigan PTAC,  Wisconsin Procurement Institute, U.S. Forest Service, U.S. Small Business Administration

For additional information, please contact LeAnne Kachmarsky at or 906.373.7411.

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