GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (GRPS) — The Grand Rapids Public Schools will be among the organizations represented at the West Michigan Public Purchasing Alliance Business  Opportunities Expo.

The event provides an opportunity for those interested in doing business with public / municipal organizations to network with those who handle purchasing and vendor relationships.

The Expo will take place on Wednesday, October 11, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Kent County / MSU Cooperative Extension, located at 775 Ball Ave. NE. It is free and open to the public.

Participants are asked to register in advance at