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May 20, 2013, 10:24 ET GSA Issues RFI for Public Comment on Cybersecurity

The U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) is issuing a request for information (RFI) calling for stakeholders' input to make our the federal...


May 15, 2013, 03:24 ET GSA Releases Latest Test Results for Innovative Building Technologies

Today, the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) released three new reports as part of its Green Proving Ground program, which tests building...


May 09, 2013, 10:33 ET GSA Sells Arden Hills' Twin Cities Army Ammunition Plant for $28 Million

The U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) today announced the sale and transfer of a 427-acre portion of the Twin Cities Army Ammunition Plant...


May 01, 2013, 10:42 ET GSA's ENERGY STAR Buildings Save Taxpayer Dollars

Today, the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) announced that 15 of its buildings saved an estimated $961,470 taxpayer dollars and met top...


Apr 22, 2013, 02:29 ET New GSA Initiative Replaces Aging Federal Fleet With Up To 10,000 Hybrid Vehicles

Ahead of Earth Day, the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) Acting Administrator Dan Tangherlini announced a new GSA Fleet consolidation...


Apr 10, 2013, 02:19 ET GSA Announces Major Investments in the Nation's Public Buildings as Part of President's Budget

Today the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) Acting Administrator Dan Tangherlini announced major public building construction and repair...


Sep 26, 2012, 12:17 ET GSA Tests Innovative Building Technologies, Aims for Savings

The U.S. General Services Administration released two new reports today as part of the Green Proving Ground program, unveiling technologies that...


Aug 30, 2012, 03:06 ET GSA Announces Cloud Email Services for Federal Government

Today, the U.S. General Services Administration announced that it is now offering cloud based email services, making it easier for government...


Aug 27, 2012, 04:18 ET GSA Saves More Than $11 Million in Initial Travel and Conference Reforms

Today, the U.S. General Services Administration announced that the agency is projected to save more than $11 million in taxpayer dollars through an...


Aug 22, 2012, 01:29 ET GSA Implements Cost Saving Ideas, Saves Over $5 Million

Today, the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) announced plans to implement five cost savings ideas that will save the agency an estimated...


Jul 18, 2012, 12:20 ET Federal Government Returning to World Trade Center

Today, the U.S. General Services Administration announced that it has signed a lease with the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey and the Durst ...


Jun 07, 2012, 03:12 ET GSA Announces Plan to Modernize Schedules

Today, The U.S. General Services Administration outlined the next step in a cost-cutting business model for its Multiple Award Schedules that will...


Jun 06, 2012, 05:04 ET GSA Launches Effort to Transition Federal Government to Cloud Computing

Today, the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) announced an important benchmark that will pave the way for agencies across the federal...


Feb 07, 2012, 03:55 ET General Services Administration Selects the Trump Organization as Preferred Developer for D.C.'s Old Post Office

Today, the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) announced it has selected the Trump Organization as the preferred team to redevelop the Old...


Feb 23, 2011, 02:47 ET GSA lanza versión móvil de GobiernoUSA.gov

La Administración de Servicios Generales de los EE. UU. (GSA, por su sigla en inglés) lanzó hoy una versión móvil de GobiernoUSA.gov, el portal...


Feb 23, 2011, 02:13 ET GSA Launches Mobile Version of GobiernoUSA.gov

The U.S. General Services Administration launched today a mobile version of GobiernoUSA.gov, the official portal of the U.S. government in Spanish...


Feb 14, 2011, 06:19 ET President's Budget Lays Out Responsible, Job-Creating Agenda for GSA

Today President Barack Obama announced a proposed budget for fiscal year 2012 that will help our country win the future by out-innovating,...


Jan 20, 2011, 04:00 ET GSA Recognizes the Best in Public Architecture

Today, the U.S. General Services Administration recognized the best in public architecture and civilian federal workplaces at the 2010 GSA Design...


Oct 28, 2010, 04:06 ET GSA Moves to LEED Gold for All New Federal Buildings and Major Renovations

The U.S. General Services Administration's upgraded requirement for LEED Gold certification as a minimum in all new federal building construction and ...


Sep 07, 2010, 03:23 ET White House Launches GSA-Created Citizen Engagement Platform Challenge.gov

The White House today launched the new Challenge.gov, an online tool for federal agencies provided by the U.S. General Services Administration that...


May 10, 2010, 08:40 ET Search Begins for Location of New Downtown Federal Building

A new federal building may one day grace Kansas City's East Village. The U.S. General Services Administration recently awarded a contract to local...


Apr 07, 2010, 10:17 ET GSA Invests $4 Billion in Green Recovery Act Construction Projects Nationwide

The U.S. General Services Administration last week marked another major milestone in its implementation of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act....


Mar 31, 2010, 11:48 ET GSA Doubles the Federal Hybrid Fleet, DOE Takes the Lead in Updating to Hybrids

President Obama announced today that the Federal Government will lead by example in replacing older cars in the federal fleet with fuel efficient...


Feb 22, 2010, 12:44 ET GSA Makes Moves to Drive Sustainability Across Government

The U.S. General Services Administration took two major steps to strengthen its role in President Obama's commitment to make the federal government a ...


Feb 16, 2010, 12:29 ET GSA Administrator Johnson to Join Colorado Workers and Local Small Business to Survey Denver Recovery Act Progress, Job Creation at One-Year Mark

As the Recovery Act crosses the one-year mark tomorrow, GSA Administrator Martha Johnson will join workers at the Denver Federal Center to survey...