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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:
Services B18OP00064 Extermination Service for CTA Locations System-Wide. (REVISED) 6/22/2018 02:00 PM
Services B18FT04541 Request for Proposals (RFP) for Management and Maintenance of CTA's System-Wide CCTV Video System. (REVISED) 6/28/2018 03:30 PM
Services B18RG03443 Request for Proposals (RFP) for Management of Gifts Program. 6/29/2018 03:30 PM
Supplies C18FT102139553 Purchase Forty (40) High Durability Laptops with Optical Drive. 6/29/2018 02:00 PM
Services B18OP04377 Inspection, Testing, Maintenance and Repair of Fire Alarm Systems throughout the CTA. 7/02/2018 02:00 PM
Services C18FT102152477 Furnish, Deliver and Install a Five Spindle Hub Machine. 6/28/2018 02:00 PM
Services B18OP01123 Track Maintenance Equipment Parts and Service. 7/06/2018 02:00 PM
Services B18OP00393 ZF Ecomat Transmission Rebuilding. 7/09/2018 02:00 PM
Services B18OP01849R Provide ISO 9001 Certification for the CTA through an Authorized Registrar. 6/29/2018 02:00 PM
Services B18OP80498 Provide Chemical Treatment of CTA's Rapid Transit Right-of-Way and Ballasted Track to Prevent the Growth of Vegetation. 7/06/2018 02:00 PM
Services B18OP03490R New Landscaping Installations at Various Chicago Transit Authority Locations. 7/18/2018 02:00 PM