Contracting Opportunities

Contracting opportunities last updated on 1/13/2022.


The Met Council's publicly advertised solicitations for contracts are listed below. For details about specific contacts, select the contract number to see the details in PDF format. For best results, use the latest version of Acrobat Reader.

Requests For Proposals (RFP) and Invitations For Bids (IFB)

These opportunities include contracts with and without small business goals.

We try to ensure that information about contracts is current and accurate. However, the only information to be relied upon for a contract solicitation is the information that is distributed to persons listed with the Met Council as plan holders for that solicitation. Learn how to register as a plan holder (PDF).


Division Number Title/General Description Issue Date Due Date Type
Transit 21P201 MTPD – Enhanced Security (Contracting - with Small Business Goal) 12/23/2021 1/20/2022 IFB
Transit 21P218 Metro Transit Non-Operator Work Uniform Services (Contracting - with Small Business Goal) 12/7/2021 1/25/2022 RFP
Transit 21P343 LRT Special Trackwork Replacement - Interchange (Contracting - with Small Business Goal) 12/15/2021 1/27/2022 IFB
LRT 21P143A Master Contract II for Bass Lake Spur Freight Rail Maintenance and Repair (Rebid) 12/21/2021 2/1/2022 IFB
ES 21P311 Empire Plant Landspreading Equipment 2022-2024 1/5/2022 2/8/2022 IFB
ES 21P253 Scaffolding System Services for all MCES Facilities 1/7/2022 2/10/2022 IFB
ES 21P297 Master Contract(s) for Full Service and Process Mechanical Plant Engineering (Contracting - with Small Business Goal) 1/6/2022 2/10/2022 RFP
Transit 22P001 Master Contract(s) for Liability Legal Services 1/6/2022 2/10/2022 RFP
Transit 21P295
Pocket Schedule Printing, Warehousing, and Distribution Sevices (Contracting - with Small Business Goal)
1/13/2022 2/15/2022 IFB
ES 21P328
PLC Renewal Design Assistance & Construction Support Services
1/14/2022 2/17/2022 RFP
RA 21P329
Business Analytics (Contracting - with Small Business Goal)
1/12/2022 2/22/2022 RFP

MCUB Select small business opportunities

MCUB Select Opportunities are limited to MCUB-certified firms only. More information is available on the Underutilized Business Program page.

There are no MCUB Select opportunities listed at this time. Please check back often as this list changes regularly.
Division Number Title/General Description Issue Date Due Date Type

Small contract opportunities (under $175,000)

Division Number Title/General Description Issue Date Due Date Type
CD 21P191 Residential Preferences Study 1/4/2022 1/21/2022 RFP
Transit 20P337 Truck Assembly Stands 12/30/2021 1/25/2022 RFP
Transit 21P282 Boiler Room Fall Protection 12/16/2021 1/26/2022 IFB
RA 21P326 Food and Beverage Vending Services 1/10/2022 2/1/2022 RFP
ES 21P370
Training Services to Support MCES Core and New Hire Training Program
1/18/2022 2/9/2022 RFP

Abbreviations key

Divisions of the Met Council

Types of Solicitation

CD - Community Development D/B - Design/Build
ES - Environmental Services IFB - Invitation for Bids
LRT - Light Rail Transit PSD - Prequalification Submittal Documents
MTS - Metropolitan Transportation Services RFP - Request for Proposal
RA - Regional Administration RFQ - Request for Quote
Transit - Metro Transit RFI - Request for Information