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 281-1920 Audiovisual Package for Historic Courthouse

Friday, August 16, 2019

Statement of Qualifications and Proposals are being requested from qualified Vendors with relevant experience to provide audiovisual equipment for the Polk County Historic Courthouse, Des Moines, Iowa, on behalf of the Polk County Board of Supervisors.  The Proposals 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, August 29, 2019.

A mandatory pre-bid meeting will be held on Thursday, August 15, 2019 at 9:00 a.m., on the first floor west lobby of the Polk County Courthouse, 500 Mulberry, Des Moines, 50309.

Interested Vendors may obtain information plans and specifications by contacting OPN Architects.   Electronic drawing and specifications are available from OPN Architects; contact Emily Kistner 515-309-0722 or ekistner@opnarchitects.com.

RFP 186-1920 Health Insurance Claim Audit Services for Polk County

Tuesday, August 6, 2019

Polk County Department of Human Resources, is soliciting proposals from qualified auditing firms to provide auditing services for the County’s health plan. 

Proposers should be aware that Polk County has retained Holmes Murphy to assist with marketing the above mentioned service. All proposals should be provided net of any compensation payable to Holmes Murphy.

Proposals shall be received by Holmes Murphy until 2:00 p.m., Friday, August 23, 2019. An electronic copy of the proposal and any supporting documents may be submitted via email to Becky Hammond at Holmes Murphy (bhammond@holmesmurphy.com).

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

Quote 209-1920 Detention Supplies for Polk County Jail and Juvenile Detention Facilities

Tuesday, August 6, 2019

Sealed quotes 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, August 15, 2019.  Quotes 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 280-1819 Hamilton Drainage District Repair Project

Wednesday, May 22, 2019

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, June 13, 2019.  Bids will be publicly opened and read at 2:05 p.m. on the above-mentioned date.

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

Public Works Bid Calendar 2019-20

Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Public Works - Engineering

To view the 2019-2020 Scheduled Contract Lettings and Quotations click here

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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