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. 

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2017 Project Bid List
The table below lists projects with bidding starting in the year 2017
Bid DateActivity IDProject NameAddenda
12/19/201706-2017-00231st Street Reconstruction from I-235 to University Avenue#1
12/19/201725-2018-007Municipal Service Center Demolition Contract 1#1
12/5/201707-2018-0012018 Sewer Lining Program#1
11/7/201706-2017-016E. McKinley Avenue Reconstruction from S.E. 7th Street to S.E. 14th Street with Access BridgeNone
10/24/201704-2017-020E. 6th Street and Des Moines Street Traffic SignalsNone
10/10/201704-2017-0192018 Parking Garage Mechanical/Electrical/Plumbing Repair Program#2
10/10/201725-2018-0051401 E. 12th Street Building Demolition#1
10/3/201704-2017-026WRA Access Platforms and Intake Hood Improvements#1
9/26/201711-2017-003Waveland Golf Course Watershed Improvements and Grading#1
9/26/201704-2016-011Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway and Prospect Road Traffic SignalsNone
9/12/201711-2017-009Principal Park Batting Tunnel Building ExpansionNone
9/12/201708-2017-0022017 Sewer Repair - Contract 1None
8/29/201710-2017-007WRF Building 05 Boiler Replacement#1
8/29/201704-2017-013Historic Pillar Repair at Chaffee Road South of Army Post Road#1
8/29/201708-2017-001Leetown Creekway Box Culvert from Dean Avenue to University AvenueNone
8/1/201704-2016-014WRF Primary Clarifier Scum Piping ModificationsNone
8/1/201710-2017-006WRF Building 35 Roof ReplacementNone
7/25/201704-2017-00463rd Street and Creston Avenue Traffic SignalsNone
7/11/201704-2017-025100 E. 2nd Street Site Grading and ImprovementsNone
6/27/201711-2017-004Parks Restroom FacilitiesNone
6/27/201704-2017-0122017 Traffic Signal Repairs and E. Grand Complete Street ConversionNone
6/13/201704-2017-0112017 Parking Garage Repair ProgramNone
6/13/201704-2017-0145th & Keo Parking Garage Elevator Lobby HVACNone
6/6/201707-2017-004WRA Collection System Televising 2017#2
5/23/201707-2016-003Lower Oak and Highland Park Sewer Separation Phase 1#1
5/23/201711-2017-002MacRae Park Road Reconstruction from Davis Ave 500 feet North#1
5/9/201707-2017-001Near West Side Sewer Separation Phase 1#1
5/9/201706-2017-0072017-2018 Expanded Street Resurfacing Program - Contract 1#1
5/9/201706-2017-0122017 PCC Paving and Sidewalk Program#1
5/2/201710-2017-003WRF Building 12 Air Handling Equipment ImprovementsNone
4/18/201709-2017-00130th Street Sidewalk from Boston Avenue to Urbandale AvenueNone
4/18/201706-2017-001Locust Street Reconstruction from 9th Street to 12th Street#1
4/4/201708-2017-003Agrimergent Storm Sewer Phase 1#1
4/4/201706-2017-0082017 City-wide PCC Pavement Restoration ProgramNone
4/4/201711-2017-005Glendale Cemetery Road ReconstructionNone
4/4/201709-2017-0052017 Designated Neighborhood Sidewalk Replacement ProgramNone
3/21/201711-2017-008Birdland Marina Utility Improvements#1
3/21/201709-2017-0042017 ADA Sidewalk Ramp Program - Contract 2None
3/21/201710-2016-002Forest Avenue Library Partial Reroofing#1
3/21/201706-2017-0062017-2018 HMA Pavement Scarification and ResurfacingNone
3/21/201706-2017-0092017 HMA Residential Paving ProgramNone
3/21/201712-2017-004Howe and Windsor Elementary School Pedestrian Bridge Repairs#1
3/7/201706-2017-003E. 2nd Street Reconstruction from E. Locust Street to E. Grand AvenueNone
3/7/201709-2017-0032017 ADA Sidewalk Ramp Program - Contract 1None
3/7/201709-2017-0022017 Sidewalk Replacement ProgramNone
3/7/201706-2016-004George Flagg Parkway Resurfacing from Park Avenue to S.W. 30th StreetNone
2/21/201710-2017-0052017 Municipal Buildings Reroofing - Contract 2#1
2/21/201704-2017-0066th Avenue and Madison Avenue Traffic Signal Replacement#1
2/21/201704-2016-01042nd Street Streetscape from I-235 to Crocker Street#3
2/21/201710-2017-0022017 Municipal Buildings Reroofing - Contract 1#3
2/7/201704-2017-002Park Avenue Elementary Pedestrian Bridge Removal and Site ImprovementsNone
2/7/201704-2017-010WRA Ankeny Pump Station Improvements#1
2/7/201707-2016-009WRA Eastside Interceptor, Phase 27, Segment 4#2
2/7/201704-2016-003S.W. 14th Street and McKinley Avenue Traffic Signal ReplacementNone
2/7/201704-2017-009WRA Equalization Basin Electrical improvementsNone
1/24/201704-2017-001Walnut Street Bus Lane from 9th Street to 10th StreetNone
1/24/201711-2017-001MacRae Park Shelter Renovation#1
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