Procurement & Materials

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Welcome to the online Office of Procurement & Materials Management for METRO. We are tasked with working with all METRO departments to purchase goods and services that support METRO's goals, vision and values.

Our mission is to instill integrity into all facets of the procurement process and make them as fair, accountable and efficient as possible. We are committed to:

  • Fostering full and open competition and promote contracting opportunities for small and disadvantaged businesses
  • Ensuring positive relationships among all parties through professional, courteous and impartial behavior
  • Exercising strong fiscal stewardship of public funds to maximize their purchasing value

This site will allow you to:

  • Register as a Vendor
    Please note: After December 31, 2017, documents to submit bids or proposals on new solicitations will only be obtainable by registering and logging in.
  • Access your vendor registration account
  • View current and upcoming procurements
  • View bids, solicitations and awards
  • View METRO's Online Auctions for surplus buses, vehicles, computers, equipment & miscellaneous items.
  • View METRO’s SB/DBE Directory
  • View METRO’s Procurement Manual
  • Visit METRO Board Page for access to live or archived board meetings and agendas

If you are interested in applying for METRO’s Small Business program please visit the Business page

We encourage you to visit our site often for updates and information on doing business with METRO. For Procurement related questions or concerns please email us at procurement@ridemetro.org

Some of the files in this section are in Adobe Acrobat format. You can view and print them with Adobe Acrobat Reader.

Accessible Formats

Information found on this website can be provided in an alternative format upon request. Please contact Customer Service at 713-635-4000 to speak to a representative or email the Accessibility Coordinator at accessibility@ridemetro.org. METRO will do its best to provide the requested alternative format within a reasonable time.

Vendor Registration

METRO has implemented an new procurement process. All vendors will need to register for an account in this system. Before you begin, view this PDF document.

Questions

If you have questions or comments about the new Procurement & Materials website, you can email the Procurement team at Procurement@ridemetro.org.

Web Browsers

If you are experiencing technical issues, view this FAQ.

US 90A/Southwest Corridor

Download the RFI for the US 90A / Southwest Corridor Project.
Download the 2003 Referendum
US 90A Forum Presentation
US 90A Forum Sign In Sheets

Amendment #4A
US90A-Alt-11A-TYPSWALL_SEC-01 Download PDF >>
US90A-Alt-22A-TYPSWALL_SEC-01 Download PDF >>
US90A-CPE-ALT01-20120530 Download PDF >>
US90A-CPE-ALT02-20120530 Download PDF >>

Amendment #4
Chapter 1 Purpose and Need for Transit Improvements
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Evaluation of Alternatives Identified Through Scoping
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Amendment #3
Questions and answers for US 90A RFI Industry Forum
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Amendment #2
The RFI Response Due Date has been extended from February 7, 2017 to: Monday, March 20th at 12 noon.

Answers to the questions submitted will be on a separate amendment, issued at a later date as Amendment #3.

Amendment #1
Note: Due to the number of questions received, METRO will post the Questions and Answers on or about Jan. 27th as a separate Amendment.

Thank you.