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Contract opportunities

Contract Opportunities

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 are advertised in the classified section of the Chicago Sun-Times.

E-mail notification

CTA is notifying registered vendors of new publicly advertised contracting opportunities via e-mail. The email 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 http://cta.dbesystem.com.

All vendors are encouraged to update their business contact information including their email 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 ctavendormgmt@transitchicago.com. For questions about bid notifications, please contact the CTA Bid Office at (312) 681-2050.

Additional information


Category Solicitation Number Title Due Date:
Construction C19FI102154586 Letters of Interest and Qualifications (LIQ) for Program Management Services - Infrastructure Core Program and Red and Purple Modernization (RPM) Phase One Project (REVISED) 4/26/2019 03:30 PM
Supplies B19OP01589 Furnish and Deliver New and Rebuilt Hydraulic Cylinders 4/22/2019 02:00 PM
Services B18OP03734 Provide Waste/Refuse Removal Services at Various CTA Locations in the Chicagoland Area (REVISED) 5/01/2019 02:00 PM
Services C18FR102248526 Furnish a Large Format Color Plotter and Associated Accessories to be used by the Signage & Wayfinding Department to include Installation, Training & Extended Warranty 5/03/2019 02:00 PM
Services B19OP80192 Printing of Promotional Materials 5/02/2019 02:00 PM
Services B19FT04579 Request for Proposals (RFP) for Marketing, Graphic Arts, Website, Database and Social Media Services for the CTA's Red and Purple Modernization Program, RPM Phase One 5/17/2019 03:30 PM
Construction C18RT102217467R 5323 North Kedzie Avenue Building Demolition and Site Restoration 5/10/2019 02:00 PM
Services B19OP04347 Request for Proposals (RFP) for Temporary Staffing Services 5/17/2019 03:30 PM
Services C19FT102295784 Request for Proposals (RFP) for the Purchase of Up to Four (4) Self-Propelled, Multi-Function, Diesel Engine Powered Snow Fighter Vehicles 5/20/2019 03:30 PM