REGIONAL TRANSPORTATION AUTHORITY OF NORTHEASTERN ILLINOIS (“RTA”) INVITATION FOR BIDS (“IFB”)

Event NO. 75 (2022) FOR

 

AERIAL PHOTOGRAPHY SUBSCRIPTION SERVICES

 

The Regional Transportation Authority (RTA) invites firms to submit a bid in response to this IFB.

The RTA has established a Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (“DBE”) Program in accordance with regulations of the U.S. Department of Transportation 49 CFR Part 26, applicable to all its contracts regardless of funding source. The RTA strongly encourages vendors to make good faith efforts to utilize DBEs as subconsultants, subcontractors, suppliers or joint venture partners on this project. A listing of certified DBEs providing relevant services or commodities can be accessed at the Illinois Department of Transportation website https://idot.illinois.gov/

Procurement Contact:

Carrie McKay Procurement Analyst Carrie.McKay@rtachicago.org

Bid Due Date and Time:

Friday, April 1, 2022 at 10:00AM

CST Pre-Bid Meeting Date and Time:

Friday, March 18, 2022 at 10:00AM CST

All questions must be submitted through the RTA Supplier Portal http://rtachicago.org/supplierportal no later than Tuesday, March 22, 2022 at 1:30PM, CST.

The RTA invites bidders to submit an electronic bid for the above-described solicitation number. Bidders shall upload all documents as described in the IFB via the RTA Procurement Portal at: http://rtachicago.org/supplierportal. Bids must be received and electronically time-stamped no later than the date and time listed in the solicitation.

All bids will be publicly opened and read aloud immediately following the due time on the date listed above. The public bid opening will be held by remote meeting.