Metro Waste Authority Single Stream Recycling Processing Facility

equest for Proposal (RFP) is an invitation for vendors, through a competitive bidding process, to submit a sealed proposal on a specifically requested product or service. Metro Waste Authority periodically releases RFPs to assist in waste reduction, recycling, hazardous waste reduction and landfill processing. The bidders return a sealed proposal by a set date and time determined by Metro Waste Authority. The proposals are used to evaluate the supplier or vendor and then a contract is awarded.

Notice of Public Hearing & Letting

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that Metro Waste Authority (MWA) will receive sealed bid proposals for the award of a contract for Metro Waste Authority Single Stream Recycling Processing Facility.

The deadline for sealed bid receipt is no later than 2 PM (CST) on July 29, 2019 at the Metro Waste Authority Main Office, 300 East Locust Street #100, Des Moines, Iowa 50309. Bids received after the deadline for submission of bids as stated herein shall not be considered and shall be returned to the late bidder unopened. 

A MWA Board Meeting will be held at the Central Office, 300 East Locust Street, Suite 100, Des Moines, Iowa on August 21, 2019 at 5:45 p.m. (CST). The Board may award a contract at said meeting, or at such other time and place as would then be announced. 

The MWA Board reserves the right to accept or reject any or all proposals, to accept any one or more items of a proposal, or to waive any irregularities or informalities in the proposals or the bidding, and may re-advertise for such upon any conditions or for any reasons deemed appropriate by said Board.

Proposals will be submitted only upon forms provided. Complete bidding documents are now available at the Christensen Development office and may be examined at 215 E. 3rd Stree, Suite 300, Des Moines, IA 50309. 

Any questions regarding this notice should be directed to the Christensen Development Office at 

RFP Addenda

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Recycling MWA RFP Appendix

Notice to Bidders

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