Public Notice


Metra will not be accepting sealed hardcopy proposals at its office located at 547 W. Jackson Blvd., Chicago, IL 60661. In lieu of hardcopy sealed proposals, an electronic version of all proposal packages (signed agreement and exhibits, technical proposal, etc.) shall be received via email only by Toyla Rice, Senior Contracting Agent, at at or before 4:00 p.m. local prevailing time by the date listed below. 

DESCRIPTION                                                                                                                 OPENING DATE

LIQ No. 97294

CREATE P2 Right-of-Way Assessment Services for SWS/RID Flyover Connection June 8, 2022

All proposals must be only in the form prescribed by Metra, and must be made in accordance with this Letters of Interest and Qualifications and other Contract Documents, all of which are on file and available for examination at the office of Metra at the above address and are made a part of this notice as fully set forth herein. Copies of these documents can be obtained by downloading them from Metra’s website,, under Metra and Business Section or from such office on written request to Metra, Procurement Operations Department. Vendors may request bids Monday-Friday between the hours of 8:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M. (LPT). If you have questions concerning the availability of Proposals, please contact our Planroom at (312) 322-6673. Metra reserves the right to reject any proposal or any part or parts thereof or to reject any and all proposals.

Metra in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights act of 1964, 78 Stat. 252, 43 U.S.C. 2000d to 2000d-4 and Title 49, Code of Federal Regulations, Subtitle A, Part 21 (Non-discrimination in Federally-Assisted Programs of the Department of Transportation) issued pursuant to said Act, hereby notifies all Proposers, that it will affirmatively insure that in regard to any contract entered into pursuant to this Invitation, minority business enterprises will be afford full opportunity to submit Proposals in response to this Invitation and will not be discriminated against on the grounds of race, religion, color, sex, national origin, age, or disability, in consideration for an award.

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  1. DBE goal for this requirement is 15%
  2. A Pre-Proposal Meeting will be held on May 5, 2022 at 2:00 P.M. via WebEx Video Conferencing.
  3. Questions regarding this LIQ shall be submitted in writing to Toyla Rice, Senior Contracting Agent via email at by 2:00 P.M. (LPT) on May 9, 2022.