Contracting Opportunities

Contracting opportunities last updated on 7/28/2021.


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 20P289A Municipal Solid Waste and Industrial Waste for MCES Facilities 6/22/2021 8/3/2021 RFP
Transit 20P206 Bus Shelter Solar Lighting 7/1/2021 8/5/2021 IFB
Transit 21P184 2021 Drainage Repairs on Interchange Bridge 27684 (Contracting - with Small Business Goal) 7/15/2021 8/10/2021 IFB
Transit 21P125 Metro Transit Procurement of 14 Replacement Articulated Bus Curtains 7/12/2021 8/10/2021 IFB
ES 21P108 Metro WWTP, Seneca WWTP & Generators Air Emission Testing Services (Contracting - with Small Business Goal) 7/13/2021 8/12/2021 RFP
RA 21P098 Regional Travel Demand Management Study (Contracting - with Small Business Goal) 7/16/2021 8/13/2021 RFP
Transit 21P081 Law Enforcement Technology Consultant Services 7/20/2021 8/19/2021 RFP
Transit 21P138 Media Planning and Buying Services (Contracting - with Small Business Goal) 7/20/2021 8/19/2021 RFP
Transit 21P034 Video Conferencing and Paging Maintenance 7/20/2021 8/20/2021 RFP
Transit 21P137 Marketing Research Services (Contracting - with Small Business Goal) 7/20/2021 8/20/2021 RFP
ES 21P110
Underground Utility, Excavation and Construction Services (Contracting - with Small Business Goal)
7/26/2021 8/25/2021 IFB
Transit 21P102
Northstar Infrared Heating System Replacement (Contracting - with Small Business Goal)
7/28/2021 8/31/2021 IFB
ES 21P087 MWWTP Electrical Renewal - Phase 3 (Contracting - with Small Business Goal) 5/5/2021 7/29/2021 IFB
Transit 21P141 Pavement Rehab for Transit Facilities 6/30/2021 7/29/2021 IFB
LRT 21P165 Blue Line LRT 32nd St Crossover Switch Heater Replacement 6/25/2021 7/27/2021 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
Transit 21P202 Route 3 Concrete Bus Stop Improvements 7/12/2021 8/5/2021 IFB

Small contract opportunities (under $175,000)

Division Number Title/General Description Issue Date Due Date Type
RA 21P113 Consulting Services for Website Strategy Project 6/25/2021 7/23/2021 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