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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:

     Email: engbids@dmgov.org

     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.



2016 Project Bid List
The table below lists projects with bidding starting in the year 2016
Bid DateActivity IDProject NameAddenda
6/21/201612-2013-001Grand Avenue Bridge over the Des Moines River ReplacementNone
6/7/201607-2016-004WRA Four Mile Creek Improvements – North of BroadwayNone
5/24/201610-2016-004City Hall Improvements#3
5/24/201608-2014-001Yeader Creek Grade Control ImprovementsNone
5/24/201608-2016-0012016 Sewer Repair - Contract 1None
5/24/201611-2016-012Glendale Abbey Restoration Phase 1#1
5/10/201612-2014-007Riverwalk Red Multi-Use Trail Bridge RehabilitationNone
5/10/201611-2016-002Four Mile Community Center Parking Lot ImprovementsNone
4/26/201609-2016-0032016 ADA Sidewalk Ramp Program - Contract 2None
4/26/201609-2015-002S.E. 14th Street Sidewalk from Park Avenue to Army Post RoadNone
4/26/201609-2016-0012016 Sidewalk Replacement ProgramNone
4/26/201606-2016-00556th Street Rehabilitation from Grand Avenue to Ingersoll AvenueNone
3/22/201604-2016-0072016 Parking Garage Repair Program#1
3/22/201609-2016-0022016 ADA Sidewalk Ramp Program - Contract 1None
3/22/201610-2016-0062016 Skywalk Roof ReplacementNone
3/8/201610-2015-005South Side Library Gasket and Window ReplacementNone
2/24/201611-2016-008Glendale Cemetery Dirt BarnNone
2/24/201610-2016-005Municipal Service Center Overhead Door Replacements#1
2/9/201606-2015-0082015 Roadway Reconstruction ProgramNone
2/9/201606-2014-005E. 46th Street and Hubbell Avenue Intersection Improvements#1
1/26/201611-2015-009Birdland Park Trail ConnectionNone
1/26/201609-2014-0012014-2015 Sidewalk ProgramNone
1/20/201611-2015-002Neal Smith Trail Rehabilitation - Riverview Park to Euclid Avenue#1
Other Year Project Bid Information
Bid Info (Click on Activity ID)