A variety of products and services are needed to ensure the DART provides safe, dependable and cost-effective public transportation. DART strives to obtain the best buy in terms of cost, quality, schedule and safety from its business partners. Please see below for current solicitations and contact award information. If you need assistance or require more information, please contact DART's Purchasing Department by phone at 515-283-8100 or email at email@example.com.
Manufacture and Delivery of Bus Shelters
DART is seeking to improve the comfort of our riders by providing safe, comfortable waiting locations. To accomplish this goal, we are investing in and upgrading bus stops to bus shelter stops. These improvements will be based on community need and are being performed as a part of our DART Forward 2035 strategic plan. DART is seeking a contractor for the complete modular construction and delivery of new bus shelters. The contractor shall furnish bus shelters that are prefabricated in modular sections that are complete and ready for field erection. The shelters manufactured under this bid will match DART's current shelter design, which is included in the IFB package.
Professional Recruiting Services
The Des Moines Area Regional Transit Authority is seeking responses from qualified agencies or contractors to perform recruitment services on a temporary, part time basis. The selected firm will conduct a local search for the most qualified individuals to fill vacant positions while working with the Human Resources Team and associated hiring managers. As of date of this RFP, DART has 15 open Operations positions and two open Administration positions.