Whatcom Transportation Authority (WTA) is a Public Transportation Benefit Area (PTBA), defined by RCW Chapter 36.57A, providing transit service throughout Whatcom County, Washington. WTA provides fixed route, paratransit, rural dial-a-ride, on-demand, and vanpool service, as well as fixed route service into neighboring Skagit County.
Additional information about WTA can be found at www.ridewta.com.
The purpose of this RFP is to select the most qualified consultant to assist with the planning and implementation of a variety of Intelligent Transportation Systems for WTA. All work will be provided in accordance with WTA practices, regulations, policies, procedures, and standards, as appropriate, and all applicable FTA and/or Washington State Department of Transportation requirements.
The RFP may be obtained at http://www.ridewta.com/business/doing-business/procurement under Open Procurements.
Dates preceded by an asterisk (*) are estimated dates. Estimated dates are for information only.
Date – 2023
Procurement Request Released
August 11, no later than 4:00 PM PDT
August 28, no later than 12:00 PM PDT
Week of September 18
Notice of Intent to Award*
Week of September 25
Estimated Award Date
Questions pertaining to the RFQ must be submitted via WTA’s procurement portal.
Proposals are due to WTA’s Procurement Portal no later than August 28, 2023, at 12:00 PM PDT.