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.




2013 Project Bid List
The table below lists projects with bidding starting in the year 2013
Bid DateActivity IDProject NameAddenda
12/10/201304-2013-011WRA Southern Tier Pump Station Water Main Extension#1
11/4/201304-2014-003WRF Building 92 Drain ReplacementNone
10/22/201308-2011-006SE 4th & Shaw Streets Storm Water Pump Station#1
10/7/201307-2014-0021800 Block of E. Hull Avenue Sanitary Sewer RepairNone
9/24/201312-2011-001Army Post Road Bridge Over Great Western Trail#1
9/12/201307-2013-0022013 Sewer Lining Program#2
9/10/201309-2013-0052013-2014 Sidewalk ProgramNone
9/4/201307-2014-001WRA New Main Outfall, Phase 17, Segment 8#1
8/27/201309-2013-0042013 ADA Sidewalk Ramp Program - Contract 2#1
8/13/201309-2013-0032013 ADA Sidewalk Ramp Program - Contract 1None
8/6/201310-2013-004North Side and South Side Library HVAC Improvements#1
7/16/201309-2013-0022013 Designated Neighborhood Sidewalk Replacement ProgramNone
7/16/201306-2013-0052013 Expanded Street Resurfacing Program - Contract 2None
7/2/201309-2013-0012013 Sidewalk Replacement ProgramNone
7/2/201307-2013-001E. 37th Street Sanitary Sewer - E. Euclid Avenue to Hubbell AvenueNone
7/2/201306-2013-0042013 Expanded Street Resurfacing Program - Contract 1None
7/2/201308-2013-0032013 Sewer Repair - Contract 1None
7/1/201304-2013-003WRA Primary Clarifier Scum Pan ModificationsNone
6/18/201306-2010-008Indianola Avenue Widening - Phase 3#1
6/11/201306-2013-0032013 City-wide PCC Pavement Restoration ProgramNone
6/11/201304-2012-0017th Street & Laurel Street Traffic Signal InstallationNone
6/11/201306-2013-0022013 HMA Pavement Scarification and Resurfacing#1
6/11/201310-2013-002Police Department Evidence Storage Facility - Phase II#3
5/21/201311-2013-0022013 Park ADA Parking Lot ImprovementsNone
5/21/201311-2011-013Greenwood Pond Detention Basin RepairsNone
5/21/201306-2012-006SE Connector Paving - S.E. 15th Street to S.E. 30th StreetNone
5/21/201304-2013-008Downtown Bicycle Plan Implementation - Phase 1None
5/7/201308-2013-001SE 19th & Harriet Street Pump Station ModificationsNone
5/7/201304-2013-006E. 14th Street & E. Euclid Avenue Intersection ModificationNone
5/7/201307-2012-007WRA Mud Creek Interceptor, Phase 19, Segment 3#3
4/2/201304-2013-009WRF Preliminary Treatment Building Barscreen ReplacementNone
3/26/201310-2013-003Botanical Center Accessible Elevator#1
3/26/201310-2012-002Municipal Service Center - Phase 1#4
3/19/201306-2010-018SE Connector Paving - S.E. 9th Street to S.E. 15th Street#5
3/12/201311-2011-010McHenry Park ImprovementsNone
3/12/201307-2012-0124500 Block of Wakonda Parkway Sanitary SewerNone
3/12/201304-2012-0062013 Parking Garage Repair ProgramNone
3/12/201308-2013-002S.E. 20th Street Storm Sewer - Scott Avenue to 500 Feet NorthNone
3/12/201308-2012-0052012 Levee Improvements - Contract 2None
2/26/201311-2013-003Gray's Lake Northwest Shoreline Retaining WallNone
1/29/201311-2011-009Good Park Playground ImprovementsNone
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