Requests for Bids & Proposals

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    The City of Asheville is currently seeking bids and proposals for the item(s) or services identified below. Prospective bidders may download a bid package or directions to obtain a bid package by clicking the bid document. Bids cannot be submitted online. All questions should be directed to the department identified in the bid document.


     Bid Number  Description  Bid Deadline  Addendums
     RFP 961-15  Consultant Services for
     Recruitment & Selection: Police Chief
     Proposals due: 12-19-2014 by 3 p.m.
     Q&A Period Reopned Until 1/5/2015
     Addendum 1
     Addendum 2
     298-RFP963-15  Request for Proposal:
     Intrusion Detection & Prevention
     Monitoring & Alerting Services
     Proposals are due by: 1-16-15 4 p.m.   No changes to RFP, 
     request for Word Format
     Request for Proposal  
      298-FBR 959-15  Station wear for Fire
     Bid Package
     Bids due by 12-29-2014 by 3 p.m.
     New Bid date: 12-31-2014 by 3 p.m.
      Addendum 1 
      Bid Extension date
     298-CPM-14-15-006  Transit Station Fuel Tank Installation
      Bid Documents 
      Plan Drawings
     Mandatory Site Visit:
     1-6-2015 at 10 a.m.
     Bid Opening Date:
     1-13-2015 at 11 a.m.
      None at this time



    Sustainability Goals

     The Purchasing Division supports the City of Asheville's sustainability goals by encouraging “green” purchasing decisions. The following characteristics of products or services support this effort:

    • At least 30% recycled content
    • Energy efficient, energy star
    • reduced packaging
    • life cycle cost accounting
    • recyclable
    • water efficient
    • reusability
    • organic
    • biodegradable
    • alternate fuel capable
    • rebuilt or remanufactured
    • durability

    Other Important Information

    Instructions for submitting bids and proposals to the city are outlined in the bid package.

    Deadlines for submitting requests for exceptions (if applicable) and bid responses/proposals are shown.

    • Pre-bid conferences and bid openings will be held at the location designated in the bid package.

    • If bid addenda are issued, they will be posted to the Web site no less than seven days prior to the bid opening date. Each addendum will be identified by number (i.e., Addendum No. 1, Addendum No. 2, etc.). Bidders should check this page prior to submitting a bid response to ensure that they have obtained all addenda that may have been issued for the bid package. Bid addenda should be acknowledged and included with the bid response. Bid responses submitted without acknowledged addenda may be rejected.

    • The City of Asheville reserves the right to cancel any bid without notice at any time up to and including the date and time identified as the deadline for receiving bids.

    Vendors who obtain a package from this site are also encouraged to download and submit a City of Asheville Vendor Application
    and City of Asheville Business License Application

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