Bids & Proposals

Business opportunities with Santa Cruz METRO are listed by category below.

Vendor Information

  • Vendors interested in receiving invitation for bids, or request for proposals, are requested to complete the questionnaire posted here.
  • You can receive email notifications of any invitation for bid or request for proposal postings to any of the eight categories listed below by subscribing to our free email notification service.

Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE)

The Board of Directors of Santa Cruz METRO has adopted a Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) Policy to promote the participation of disadvantaged business enterprises (DBE's) in all areas of Santa Cruz METRO contracting to the maximum extent practicable.

Protest Procedures

Santa Cruz METRO's Protest Procedures are available here.

Terms and Conditions

All authorized purchase orders issued by Santa Cruz METRO are subject to Santa Cruz METRO's terms and conditions which can be reviewed here.

Contracts are subject to the terms of a financial assistance contract between the Santa Cruz Metropolitan Transit District and the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) of the United States Department of Transportation.


FTA Requirements for Contracts:


Construction between $2,000 and $9,99


Professional Services equal to or greater than $10,000


Current Bid/Proposal Opportunities By Category


1.  Architect and Engineering Services

  • (None at this time)

2.  Bus Parts Procurements

  • (None at this time)

3.  Construction Projects

Bids due April 11, 2014 by 2:00 PM

4.  Equipment Procurements

  • (None at this time)

5.  Maintenance Services

  • (None at this time)

6.  Professional Services

Bids due April 1, 2014 by 2:00 PM

Proposals due April 1, 2014 by 5:00 PM

Proposals due April 17, 2014 by 5:00 PM

7. System Software Procurements

  • (None at this time)

8.  Vehicle Procurements

  • (None at this time)

9.  Other Procurements

  • (None at this time)





Site Updated: March 21, 2014