Contracting Opportunities

Contracting opportunities last updated on 6/18/2019.


The 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.

The Council tries 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 Council as plan holders for that solicitation. Learn how to register as a plan holder (PDF). The plan holders list is public information and will be distributed to whoever requests it.


Divisions of the Met Council

Types of Solicitation

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

​Contracting Opportunities

These opportunities include contracts with and without small business goals.
Division Number Title/General Description Issue Date Due Date Type
Transit 18P420 Siemens S70 Truck Stands (Contracting) 5/23/2019 6/25/2019 IFB
Transit 19P094 Siemens S70 Light Rail Vehicle Subcomponents (Contracting) 5/23/2019 6/25/2019 IFB
Transit 19P125 Northstar Infrared Heating System Replacement (Contracting - with Small Business Goal) 5/2/2019 6/27/2019 IFB
Transit 19P158 2019 27264 TH 55 Bridge Gland Replacement and Cleaning (Contracting) 5/30/2019 6/27/2019 IFB
RA 19P064 Long Term Disability Benefits Insurance (Contracting) 5/31/2019 6/27/2019 RFP
Transit 19P123 Master Contract for Scheduling Support Services (Contracting) 6/3/2019 6/27/2019 RFP
Transit 19P093 Online Ticketing Portal (Contracting) 5/31/2019 6/28/2019 RFP
Transit 19P104 Ticket Vending Machine Ticket Rolls (Contracting) 6/5/2019 7/9/2019 IFB
Transit 19P174 B Line: Traffic & Transit Advantages Evaluations (Contracting - with Small Business Goal) 6/5/2019 7/9/2019 RFP
Transit 19P106 Beacon Wayfinding Pilot (Contracting) 4/19/2019 7/10/2019 RFP
Transit 19P000 Minneapolis Bus Garage (Contracting - with Small Business Goal) 5/29/2019 7/11/2019 IFB
RA 19P142 Risk Management Information System (Contracting) 6/13/2019 7/12/2019 RFP
Transit 19P109 Master Contract(s) for Surveying and Rights-of-Way Services (Contracting) 6/14/2019 7/16/2019 RFP
RA 19P120 Insurance Broker and Risk Consulting Services (Contracting) 6/18/2019 7/16/2019 RFP
ES 19P011 Owners Agent Services for Metro Plant Solids Management Improvements and Services & Analytical Laboratory Buildings (Contracting - with Small Business Goal) 6/17/2019 7/31/2019 RFP
Transit 18P225A Security System Upgrade at Three Transit Facilities (Contracting - with Small Business Goal) 5/10/2019 6/14/2019 IFB

MCUB Select Small Business Opportunities

MCUB Select Opportunities are limied to MCUB certified firms only. More information is available on the Under Utilized 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

Purchasing Opportunities

Division Number Title/General Description Issue Date Due Date Type
ES RFQ Metro WWTP Warehouse Diffuser Assembly Tideflex Model (Purchasing) 6/12/2019 6/25/2019 RFQ
Transit RFQ Panasonic Camera Purchase - Requsition 427494 (Purchasing) 6/17/2019 6/25/2019 RFQ
Transit RFQ Electric Vehicle Charger Requisition 423790 (Purchasing) 6/17/2019 6/26/2019 RFQ
ES RFQ Street Sweeping Service for East Business Unt (Purchasing) 6/12/2019 6/27/2019 RFQ
ES RFQ Eagles Point Plant Concrete Repair & Installation (Purchasing) 6/12/2019 6/27/2019 RFQ
Transit 19P163 Cisco Network Routers / Switches for 2019 Security System Project (Purchasing) 6/18/2019 7/2/2019 RFQ