Due to the amount of snow forecast for Ames, the City of Ames Snow Ordinance will go into effect at 8 a.m. on Sunday, Feb. 14.

Current Bid Opportunities


Unless otherwise specified in the City's Notice to Bidders, the City of Ames Purchasing Division is the only authorized source of bidding documents shown below.  Bidders are advised to complete the vendor registration process or contact the City of Ames to ensure receipt of all additional information related to the bid/proposal.

Bid opportunities for the Public Works Department can be found at:

* All times are local time - Ames, Iowa

RFP NumberTitleStartingClosingStatus
2016-138Sale of Surplus Distribution TransformersNEW!02/12/201602/26/2016 5:00 PMOpen
2016-133Water Pollution Control Facility Three-Year Biosolids Disposal OperationNEW!02/10/201603/31/2016 2:00 PMOpen
2016-134City Hall Roof Improvements ProjectNEW!02/10/201603/10/2016 2:00 PMOpen
2016-130Water Pollution Control Facility Sludge Pumping Building Heat Recovery Unit ReplacementNEW!02/10/201603/09/2016 2:00 PMOpen
2016-132Replace Roof & Gutter Systems for City Property Located at 1228 Stafford AveNEW!02/08/201602/24/2016 5:00 PMOpen
2016-135Annual Testing & Inspection of Aerial DevicesNEW!02/08/201603/22/2016 5:00 PMOpen
2016-124Engineering Services for Top-O-Hollow Substation Improvements01/29/201603/04/2016 2:00 PMOpen
2016-128Misc Items for Electric Distribution Inventory01/29/201602/16/2016 5:00 PMOpen
2016-127Ames Transit Agency Mobile Video Security System01/28/201603/01/2016 2:00 PMOpen
2016-123City of Ames/Ames City Hall Uninterruptible Power Supply Replacement Project01/26/201602/23/2016 2:00 PMOpen
2016-109Art In The Parks - Summer 2016 Call For Artists01/22/201603/02/2016 5:00 PMOpen
2016-116City of Ames/ISU Ice Arena Flooring01/14/201602/16/2016 2:00 PMOpen