DOING BUSINESS WITH US

To provide our services to St. Cloud, Sartell, Sauk Rapids and Waite Park, we rely on a range of contractors and suppliers through the procurement process. This page offers information and guidelines to current procurement opportunities offered by Metro Bus.

Procurement

Are you interested in working with us as a vendor or contractor? We issue solicitations for construction projects, goods, inventory items, consultant and professional services.

We are committed to ensuring equal opportunity for all vendors interested in our projects. We strongly encourage contractors, subcontractors, joint ventures, Small Business Enterprises (SBE) and Disadvantaged Business Enterprises (DBE) to bid on relevant projects and contracts.

Learn more about MnDOT’s small business and program development at www.dot.state.mn.us/civilrights/businessdevelopment.

Standard purchase order terms and conditions

The standard terms and conditions of purchase linked below are included with every purchase order issued by Metro Bus (“Buyer”). All Purchase Orders by Buyer become binding contracts, subject to the terms and conditions hereof, upon confirmation of the Purchase Order or upon the commencement of performance by the Seller (the party accepting the Purchase Order). ANY CHANGE, ADDITION OR MODIFICATION TO THE PURCHASE ORDER MUST BE AGREED TO IN WRITING BY THE BUYER. In some circumstances, due to the nature of the goods/services, supplemental terms and conditions of purchase have to be developed. The buyer will assist you in assessing the need for supplemental terms and conditions of purchase.

Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE)

As a part of our community involvement, service and dedication, we offer socially and economically disadvantaged individuals with equal opportunities to obtain contracts and project work.

Before you can participate as a DBE, read the Mn/DOT eligibility requirements and complete the appropriate forms to demonstrate that your business is eligible for the program. Learn more: www.dot.state.mn.us/civilrights/dbe.html

DBE Directory: A searchable listing of all DBEs certified to perform work under the MN/DOT DBE program. Search by state, city, vendor, NAICS codes and more.

AVAILABLE OPPORTUNITIES

REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL: ST. CLOUD METRO BUS DIGITAL MARKETING

Metro Bus is soliciting proposals from qualified vendors to design, produce and deliver a comprehensive and integrated digital ad campaign online beginning December 2020 through August 2021.services.

Bid proposals in accordance with the specifications of the Request for Proposal (RFP) must be received in the office of Metro Bus prior to the quote due date of 4 PM CST, Wednesday, December 9, 2020. Late proposals will not be considered. Please contact Nate Ramacher, Marketing Manager, at nramacher@stcloudmtc.com or 320.529.4480 with questions or comments.

The St. Cloud Metropolitan Transit Commission (Metro Bus) requests proposals from qualified firms for the following items: