Project Bid Information

Bidding documents are now available by download from the Engineering Department's website, or by contacting the Engineering Department.

To obtain the bidding documents by download, click on the Project's Activity ID below, and then select the corresponding project documents under the "Additional Information" heading. If the project documents under the "Additional Information" heading are not fully visible, try changing your monitor resolution or zoom setting. It is the responsibility of the bidding contractor to ensure all bidding documents are obtained, including applicable addenda.

Or, to receive bidding documents from the Engineering Department, select one of the following:


     Phone: (515) 283-4573

     Fax: (515) 283-4112


If you want your company to be listed on the project plan holder's list, also posted on this site, please send your request by using any of the contact options above.  Please be sure to provide your company bidding status (prime, sub, or supplier), current address, phone and fax numbers, email address, and contact person. Addenda will only be sent to those on the plan holder's list(s). 

The Engineering Department is located on the second floor of City Hall, 400 Robert D Ray Drive, Des Moines, Iowa 50309-1891.

To receive notifications of Projects Out for Bid & RFPs please click here.



2015 Project Bid List
The table below lists projects with bidding starting in the year 2015
Bid DateActivity IDProject NameAddenda
4/7/201510-2014-004Pioneer-Columbus Community Center Reroofing#1
4/7/201510-2015-002Four Mile Community Center Reroofing#1
4/7/201507-2015-002Birdland Pump Station RepairsNone
4/7/201511-2014-007Ewing Park Parking Lot Water Quality ImprovementsNone
3/24/201510-2015-004Fire Stations Number 2, 5, 7, and 9 Bathroom Remodeling#1
3/10/201506-2014-003Hull Avenue Roadway Improvements at UPRRNone
3/10/201504-2014-002E. Euclid & Dixon Traffic Signal UpgradeNone
3/10/201506-2014-004S.E. 34th Street/S.E. 36th Street Roadway Improvements at UPRRNone
3/10/201510-2014-002Pioneer Columbus & Four Mile Community Center Remodeling#2
2/25/201507-2015-001Sanitary Sewer Gatewell 280 Repair Near SW 7th Street#1
2/24/201508-2014-002Williams Street Culvert Replacement South of Timber Lane#1
2/24/201511-2014-001Cownie Baseball Facility Parking LotNone
2/24/201511-2014-010Greenwood Park Pond Dredging#1
1/21/201512-2011-003E. Payton Avenue Bridge over Stream#1
Other Year Project Bid Information
Bid Info (Click on Activity ID)