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Bid Information is presented in three categories: Supplies, Construction and Services. If you know the type of bid solicitation you are searching, choose that category and click Search.

Note that:

  • Each solicitation available for download will include all forms required to submit a complete bid to the CTA, including DBE forms.
  • All contracting opportunities for the Chicago Transit Authority will now be advertised in the classified section of the Chicago Sun-Times.
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CTA is now notifying registered vendors of new publicly advertised contracting opportunities via e-mail. The e-mail notifications will be sent to CTA registered vendors by commodity. For vendor registration and other information please visit the CTA Vendor Registration and DBE Certification Web site at

All vendors are encouraged to update their business contact information including their E-mail addresses and list of commodities as all notifications will be sent electronically by e-mail. If you have questions regarding vendor registration, please contact CTA Vendor Management at For questions about bid notifications, please contact the CTA Bid Office at (312) 681-2050.

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Services C15RI101675925 Furnish and Deliver Miscellaneous Camera Parts. 3/30/2015
Services C15OP101521957 Request for Letters of Interest & Qualifications (LIQ) for Professional Surveying Services. 4/14/2015
Services C15FI101672758 Request for Proposals (RFP) for Design and Construction Services for the Engineering, Design, and Construction of the Congress Line Illinois Medical District Station Rehabilitation Project. 4/10/2015
Services C14FI101554098 Request for Proposals (RFP) for Rapid Transit Cars. (REVISED) 5/29/2015
Services B15RG04393 IFB for Lease of CTA Property Located Along the West Side of Chicago Avenue between Keeney Street and Madison Street, Evanston, IL. 5/1/2015
Services B15RG04392 IFB for Sale of CTA Property Located West of the CTA Right of Way Between University Place and Elgin Road, Evanston, IL. 5/1/2015
Services B15RG04387 Sale of CTA Property at 938 West Belmont Avenue. 4/20/2015
Services B15OP03413 Request for Proposals (RFP) for Life Insurance and Accidental Death and Dismemberment Insurance Plan for Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) Employees for Three Years with Two One-Year Options. 4/23/2015
Services B15OP01947 Request for Proposals (RFP) for Professional Property Management Services for CTA Office Locations at 567 W. Lake Street, 120 N. Racine and the CTA Warehouse Facility Located at 901 West Division. (REVISED) 4/10/2015
Services B15OP01123 Provide Service to and Repair Parts for Various Track Maintenance Machinery. 4/10/2015
Services B15OP00768 Provide material analysis services. 4/8/2015
Services B15OP00061 Request for Proposals (RFP) for Stockless Purchase of Office Supplies. 4/17/2015
Services B15FT04386 Furnish Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Ultrabook and Warranty. 4/3/2015
Supplies B15FR80127R Track Hardware. 3/30/2015
Services B15FR00552 Furnish Labor, Materials, Tools, Equipment and Related Items. 4/3/2015
Services B15FR00343 Furnish Hot Mix Asphalt and Paving Services. 4/3/2015
Services B14OP01895R Service and Material for Hoekstra Building Automation System at 74th Garage. 3/30/2015




See also: Small Business Program Opportunities

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