Requests for Bids & Proposals


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.

The Purchasing Division is now located in City Hall 1st Floor Suite 100 C 

All Bid Openings will now be held at City Hall 70 Court Plaza Asheville NC Suite 100 C

Please allow sufficient time to park and proceed through Security



 Bid Number  Description  Bid Deadline  Addendums
 298-TR-15-6-001RFLOI  City of Asheville Request for Qualifications:
 NCDOT (partially funded project)
 Request for Letters of Interest:
 New Leicester Hwy Sidewalk Project
 Due by May 2, 2016
 3 p.m.
 None at this time
 298-ED-14-15-001RFQ  Request for Qualifications
 Parks Maintenance Relocation Project
 Qualifications due
 by 5: 00 p.m., May 3, 2016
 Addendum 1
 298-IBR-1001-16  Request for Bids
 Transit Lighting Upgrade
 Optional Site Visit on April 21, 2016
 at 10 a.m. at the ART Maintenance
 Garage on 360 W. Haywood Street

 Bids due by 3 p.m. on April 28, 2016
 Addendum 1
 Addendum 2
298-ED-15-16-001-Bid-1    Request for Bids for the
 Page Avenue Demolition Project
 Bid Documents
 Bids Due 5.10.16 at 3pm
 Mandatory pre-bid 5.3.16 at 3pm
 298-IBR-992-16  Skid Steer Loader
 Bids due by May 5, 2016 by 3 pm  None at this time
 298-RFP 1009-16  Request for Proposal for Consultant Services:
 Recruitment and Selection for Human Resources
 Director and Human Resources Assistant 
Request for Proposal
 Proposals due May 13, 2016 by 3 pm   Nona 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 (3.24.2015) Please email to


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