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.

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2015 Project Bid List
The table below lists projects with bidding starting in the year 2015
Bid DateActivity IDProject NameAddenda
10/13/201504-2009-009Hubbell Avenue & Easton Boulevard Traffic Signal UpgradeNone
10/13/201507-2016-0012015 Sewer Lining Program#1
8/25/201512-2015-001Skywalk Bridge 6D-7D Repairs#1
8/11/201504-2016-00112th Street Two Way ConversionNone
8/11/201510-2015-001Police Station Reroofing#1
8/11/201525-2015-0337th and Grand Parking Garage Demolition#2
7/28/201509-2015-0082015 Designated Neighborhood Sidewalk Replacement ProgramNone
7/28/201510-2015-007Fire Station No. 2 Reroofing#2
7/28/201506-2015-0062015-2016 Expanded Street Resurfacing Program - Contract 1#1
7/14/201506-2015-0072015 Diamond Grinding ProgramNone
7/14/201506-2015-0042015-2016 HMA Pavement Scarification and ResurfacingNone
7/14/201506-2015-0052015 City-wide PCC Pavement Restoration ProgramNone
7/14/201512-2014-004Guthrie Avenue Viaduct over UPRR Expansion Joint ReplacementNone
7/14/201504-2015-004Emergency Lighting - Center Street Park and RideNone
6/23/201511-2014-012John Pat Dorrian Trail Renovation - Center Street Bridge to I-235None
6/23/201509-2015-0072015 ADA Sidewalk Ramp Program - Contract 3None
6/23/201508-2015-0012015 Sewer Repair - Contract 1None
6/23/201506-2014-011SE 22nd Street from Hartford Ave to Park Ave Partial Depth RepairNone
6/16/201506-2015-001Indianola Avenue Widening - Phase 4None
6/9/201506-2015-0032015 Median Island ReplacementNone
6/9/201504-2015-0075th & Walnut Parking Garage RepairsNone
6/9/201504-2015-003Central Library Ramp Heating System Replacement#1
6/9/201506-2015-0022015 Brick Street Repair ProgramNone
6/2/201507-2015-003WRA 2015 Levee Gatewell Repairs#1
6/2/201507-2015-004WRA Eastside Interceptor Gravity Sewer Phase 27 Segment 1A#1
5/19/201509-2015-0062015 ADA Sidewalk Ramp Program - Contract 2#1
5/19/201511-2015-003MacRae Park Trail Connection#1
5/5/201510-2015-004Fire Stations Number 2, 5, 7, and 9 Bathroom Remodeling#2
5/5/201509-2015-0042015 Sidewalk Replacement ProgramNone
5/5/201510-2015-003Fire Station No. 7 Reroofing#1
4/21/201509-2015-0052015 ADA Sidewalk Ramp Program - Contract 1None
4/21/201511-2015-006Greenwood Park Water PlaygroundNone
4/7/201511-2014-007Ewing Park Parking Lot Water Quality ImprovementsNone
4/7/201507-2015-002Birdland Pump Station Repairs#1
4/7/201510-2014-004Pioneer-Columbus Community Center Reroofing#2
4/7/201510-2015-002Four Mile Community Center Reroofing#2
3/10/201506-2014-004S.E. 34th Street/S.E. 36th Street Roadway Improvements at UPRRNone
3/10/201504-2014-002E. Euclid & Dixon Traffic Signal UpgradeNone
3/10/201506-2014-003Hull Avenue Roadway Improvements at UPRRNone
2/25/201507-2015-001Sanitary Sewer Gatewell 280 Repair Near SW 7th Street#1
2/24/201511-2014-001Cownie Baseball Facility Parking LotNone
2/24/201511-2014-010Greenwood Park Pond Dredging#1
2/24/201508-2014-002Williams Street Culvert Replacement South of Timber Lane#1
1/21/201512-2011-003E. Payton Avenue Bridge over Stream#1
Other Year Project Bid Information
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