Contracting Opportunities

Contracting opportunities last updated on 10/15/2021.


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
ES 21P230 Master Contract for Water Supply Technical Analyses and Outreach - Engineering (Contracting - with Small Business Goal) 9/22/2021 10/22/2021 RFP
ES 21P136 Interceptor 900416 Bass Lake Road (Contracting - with Small Business Goal) 9/16/2021 10/27/2021 IFB
Transit 21P255 Franklin O & M Facility Geothermal Modifications, 9/28/2021 10/28/2021 IFB
ES 21P204 Arc Flash Electrical Engineering and Electrical Construction Inspections - Master Contract(s) (Contracting - with Small Business Goal) 10/1/2021 10/28/2021 RFP
ES 21P179 Environmental Assessment and Abatement Master Contract (Contracting - with Small Business Goal) 9/21/2021 10/29/2021 RFP
Transit 20P265 LRT Blue Line Wheel Truing Machine Replacement 9/28/2021 11/2/2021 RFP
Transit 21P265 MTPD East Metro Command Office Rehab (Contracting - with Small Business Goal) 10/7/2021 11/4/2021 IFB
ES 20P302 Metro and Seneca Incinerator Refractory Repair 9/28/2021 11/9/2021 IFB
Transit 21M065 Microtransit Pilot Software 10/12/2021 11/9/2021 RFP
RA 21P258
Transportation Planning Studies Outreach and Engagement (Contracting - with Small Business Goal)
10/15/2021 11/12/2021 RFP
Transit 21P161
FTH Fall Protection
10/14/2021 11/16/2021 IFB
Transit 21P251 Master Contracts for Environmental Assessment and Investigation Services (Contracting - with Small Business Goal) 10/8/2021 11/16/2021 RFP
MTS 21P272
Equity Evaluation of Regional Transportation Investment
10/21/2021 11/17/2021 RFP
ES 21P247
Mechanical Pipefitting Services for all MCES Facilities
10/18/2021 11/18/2021 IFB
Transit 21P284
Downtown & Green Line Switch Heater Replacement LRT Design Services (Contracting - with Small Business Goal)
10/21/2021 11/29/2021 RFP
Transit 21P242 METRO Purple Line BRT Project - Engineering and Project Management Services (Contracting - with Small Business Goal) 10/12/2021 11/29/2021 RFP
Transit 21P256 2021 St. Paul Shelter Electrical Connections (Contracting - with Small Business Goal) 9/22/2021 10/21/2021 IFB
Transit 20P276, 21P171, 21P172 20P276 - Snow Removal for Red line; 21P171 - Snow Removal at 28th Park & Ride Bloomington; 21P172 - Snow Removal at Foley Park & Ride (Contracting - with Small Business Goal) 9/15/2021 10/20/2021 IFB
Transit 21P125A Metro Transit Procurement of 14 Replacement Articulated Bus Curtains 9/20/2021 10/20/2021 IFB
Transit 21P130, 21P169 21P130 – Snow Removal at 95th Park & Ride, Blaine; 21P169 - Snow Removal at Hopkins Crossroad (Contracting - with Small Business Goal) 9/16/2021 10/19/2021 IFB
Transit 21P221 Northstar Commuter Rail Diesel Fuel Supply 9/14/2021 10/19/2021 IFB
Transit 21P033 Gold Line BRT - Advanced Utility Package (Contracting - with Small Business Goal) 9/10/2021 10/19/2021 IFB

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.

Division Number Title/General Description Issue Date Due Date Type
CD 21P191 Residential Preferences Study 10/6/2021 10/27/2021 RFP
Transit 21P170, 20P029 Snow Removal at Maplewood Mall Snow Removal at Paul Pkwy & Ulysses P&R 9/17/2021 10/21/2021 IFB

Small contract opportunities (under $175,000)

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

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