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Morongo Basin Transit Authority RFP 1801


Morongo Basin Transit Authority RFP 18-01

July 13, 2018



The purpose of this joint procurement is to procure CNG and Diesel Heavy Duty Transit Coaches, Commuter and Trolley buses . The Morongo Basin Transit Authority (“MBTA” or “Agency”) is the lead agency for the solicitation on behalf of the other participants in the joint procurement. Only those agencies that are listed in Appendix C of the RFP will have the ability to purchase or assign vehicles through this contract and the agencies have provided their needs for the term of the contract. Following contract award, the California Association for Coordinated Transportation (“CalACT”) shall provide all contract administration activities related to the joint procurement. However, the resulting Contract may only be modified or amended by written action of MBTA.

A Pre-Proposal Meeting shall be held on Thursday, July 26, 2018. The meeting shall convene at 10:00 a.m. at the offices of Rutan & Tucker, Conference Room 14 Main, 14th Floor, and 611 Anton Boulevard, Costa Mesa, California. Proposers are asked to notify the Contracting Officer of their attendance and the number of person/s attending so that they may be accommodated. A limit of three (3) representatives per proposing firm is requested.The Pre-Proposal meeting is for Proposing Parties only and not intended for subcontractor or supplier attendance.

Specifically, the Agency is requesting proposals and pricing for the following types of buses: Heavy Duty Transit Coaches, Commuter and Trolley buses. Proposal documents may be obtained from the MBTA’s contracting officer Joe Meer after July13, 2018. All documents and updates to the solicitation will be posted on MBTA’s website

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