Polk County General Services

Current Bids

Polk County accepts NO responsibility for delays in the receipt of your bid.

Interested vendors may obtain bid packets for current bids, quotes or request for proposals from the Dept. of General Services, Room 365, Polk County Administrative Office Building, 111 Court Avenue, Des Moines, IA between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., weekdays or call (515)286-3215 or e-mail purchasing@polkcountyiowa.gov

Bid 477-1617 - Rebuild Two Passenger Elevators At The Administrative Office Building

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Bid 477-1617 Official Publication

A mandatory pre-bid meeting will be held on Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at 9:00 a.m., at the Polk County Administrative Office Building,111 Court Avenue, Des Moines.  Meet on the 1st floor, southwest entrance near the information booth. 

Sealed bids will be received by the Polk County Department of General Services, Purchasing Division, Room 365, Polk County Administrative Office Building, 111 Court Avenue, Des Moines, Iowa, until 2:00 p.m., Thursday, July 6, 2017.  Bids will be publicly opened and read at 2:05 p.m. on the above-mentioned date.

For more information, please contact General Services at 515-286-3215

Bid. 475-1617 Second Chiller Demo & Replacement at The Juvenile Detention Facility

Monday, May 22, 2017

475-1617 - Official Publication

On behalf of the Polk County Board of Supervisors, the Polk County Department of General Services, Purchasing Division, will receive sealed bids for Bid No. 475-1617, Second Chiller Demolition and Replacement at the Juvenile Detention Facility.

A mandatory pre-bid meeting will be held on Tuesday, May 23, 2017 at 9:00 a.m., at 1548 Hull Avenue, Des Moines.  Meet on the East side of the building, by the loading docks and coolant towers.  This will be the 2nd building, north of Hull Avenue.

Sealed bids will be received by the Polk County Department of General Services, Purchasing Division, Room 365, Polk County Administrative Office Building, 111 Court Avenue, Des Moines, Iowa, until 2:00 p.m., Thursday, June 1, 2017.  Bids will be publicly opened and read at 2:05 p.m. on the above-mentioned date.

Public Works Annual Bids - Group 4

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

On behalf of the Polk County Director of Public Works, the Polk County Department of General Services, Purchasing Division, will receive sealed bids for the following:

Bid No. 178      Rock Salt for Ice Removal

Bid No. 179      Calcium Chloride Pellets for Ice Removal

Click Here for official publication

Sealed bids will be received by the Polk County Department of General Services, Purchasing Division, Room 365, Polk County Administrative Office Building, 111 Court Avenue, Des Moines, Iowa, until 2:00 p.m., Thursday, April 27, 2017.  Bids will be publicly opened and read at 2:05 p.m. on the above-mentioned date.

For more information please contact General Services at 515-286-3215

Public Works Annual Bids & Quotes - Group 3

Monday, April 3, 2017

On behalf of the Polk County Public Works Department, the Polk County Department of General Services, Purchasing Division, will receive sealed bids for the following:

Bid No. 474-1718 "Structure Replacement-STR-1200 & STR-6659" click here for official publication

Quote No. 212-1718 "Barriacades"

Quote No. 213-1718 "Traffic Sign Posts"

Quote No. 214-1718 "Corrugated Metal Pipes"

Quote No. 215-1718 "Snow Frence & Posts"

Quote No. 216-1718 "Disposal of Used Oil, Anti Freeze & Oil Filters"

Sealed bids will be received by the Polk County Department of General Services, Purchasing Division, Room 365, Polk County Administrative Office Building, 111 Court Avenue, Des Moines, Iowa, until 2:00 p.m., Thursday, April 20, 2017.  Bids will be publicly opened and read at 2:05 p.m. on the above-mentioned date.

For copies of bid packets or more information, please contact General Services at 515-286-3215

Contact Us

Polk County Administrative Building
111 Court Avenue Suite 365
Des Moines, Iowa 50309-2251
General Services: 515-286-3215


County CourtHouse: 515-286-3772
Justice Center: 515-286-3772


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