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 2nd floor of City Hall at 400 Robert D Ray Dr., Des Moines, IA  50309. 

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




2019 Project Bid List
The table below lists projects with bidding starting in the year 2019
Bid DateActivity IDProject NameAddenda
3/12/201908-2017-005E. 1st and Market Street Storm Water Pump StationNone
2/26/201911-2019-004Riverview Park Site ImprovementsNone
2/26/201904-2018-004Police Academy Firing Range HVAC ImprovementsNone
2/26/201908-2019-001Gray Street Concrete Culvert RehabilitationNone
2/26/201908-2019-013County Line Road Culvert ReplacementNone
2/19/201906-2018-020University Avenue Rehabilitation from 56th Street to 48th StreetNone
2/12/201904-2018-013Ruan Connector#1
2/12/201907-2019-004Market District Sanitary SewerNone
2/12/201910-2019-006Blank Golf Course Maintenance Shed Improvements#1
2/12/201910-2019-007Fire Station No. 3 Improvements#1
2/12/201911-2019-003Parks and Trail Storm Water Repair Contract - Category GNone
2/5/201904-2019-010City-wide Parking Ramp Control Equipment Improvements#1
1/29/201906-2017-014Fleur Drive Reconstruction from George Flagg Parkway to Watrous Avenue, Phase 1 Northbound Lanes#1
1/15/201911-2018-006Riverview Park Improvements#1
Other Year Project Bid Information
Bid Info (Click on Activity ID)