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Welcome to EarlyBird, the City of Charlotte Business Opportunities Pipeline! This site is a comprehensive listing of Active and In Development contracting opportunities across all City of Charlotte departments. Projects can be searched using keywords, by commodity code, or using a variety of filters to narrow down opportunities your business may be interested in participating in. Click on the orange Requirements button on the Opportunity to see additional details about the project and specific requirements that may be helpful in preparing to participate in an upcoming solicitation. You can also “follow” a project using various social media channels to get notifications when the requirements are updated, or once the project moves from “In Development” to “Active” status.

If you have questions or need assistance with this portal, contact City Procurement at earlybird@charlottenc.gov.

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In Development charlotte water

Housing & Neighborhood Services / General Services

Nuisance Abatement Services

  • Posting Number: 2024-Q1(Jan-Mar)-HNS-12777
  • Anticipated Posting Date: 2024-03-09
  • Last Updated: 02/19/24
Add to Calendar 2024-03-09 2024-03-09 Nuisance Abatement Services

The City of Charlotte is seeking to contract with one or more companies to provide contractors to abate nuisance violations when property owners fail to comply after legal notice. The contractors are to provide services that include but are not limited to mowing tall grass, weeds, and/or vegetation, removing yard waste, removing bulky curbside items, removing junk and debris, and/or securing (boarding up) residential and commercial structures found to be vacant and open.

The City is looking to award a contract for a term of three years with the option for (2) one-year renewal terms.

 

In Development charlotte water

Department of General Services / Construction

Firehouse #11 Replacement

  • Posting Number: 2024-Q1(Jan-Mar)-DGS-13003
  • Anticipated Posting Date: 2024-03-21
  • Last Updated: 02/16/24
Add to Calendar 2024-03-21 2024-03-21 Firehouse #11 Replacement

Charlotte Firehouse #11 located at 520 West 28th Street is one of the older CFD facilities. The building is in bad need of repair and upgrades. This project will remove and replace the existing firehouse with a facility which meets modern day needs.  The project will produce a new 17,000 SF, 4 bay two story firehouse.

In Development charlotte water

Department of General Services / Construction

I-277 Rail Trail Bridge – Construction

  • Posting Number: 2024-Q4(Oct-Dec)-DGS-5934
  • Anticipated Posting Date: 2024-10-31
  • Last Updated: 02/16/24
Add to Calendar 2024-10-31 2024-10-31 I-277 Rail Trail Bridge – Construction

This project will construct a pedestrian bridge over I-277 to connect South End to Uptown. The bridge will be located just west of the existing light rail bridge and will include aesthetic elements to create a signature design. It will also include a new pedestrian rail crossing on the Morehead landing area and will tie the Stonewall plaza into the existing light rail platform.

In Development charlotte water

Charlotte Water / Construction

960 East/West Water Main

  • Posting Number: 2027-Q3(Jul-Sep)-CW-12261
  • Anticipated Posting Date: 2027-07-01
  • Last Updated: 02/16/24
Add to Calendar 2027-07-01 2027-07-01 960 East/West Water Main

Project of approximately 16,000 Linear Feet of 36 inch water main along Albemarle Rd.  This project improves the water transmission capacity in the 960 pipe zone.  Project is in final design, permitting and easement acquisition.

In Development charlotte water

Department of General Services / Construction

Monroe Road Streetscape

  • Posting Number: 2024-Q4(Oct-Dec)-DGS-8925
  • Anticipated Posting Date: 2024-12-16
  • Last Updated: 02/14/24
Add to Calendar 2024-12-16 2024-12-16 Monroe Road Streetscape

Improves Monroe Road between North Wendover Road and Eaton Road to create a more pedestrian-oriented corridor and installs a pedestrian hybrid beacon in front of Time Out Youth Center.  Improvements will primarily include  shared-use path, drainage and midblock pedestrian crossings.

In Development charlotte water

Department of General Services / Construction

Monroe Road Multi Use Path (MUP)

  • Posting Number: 2024-Q2(Apr-Jun)-DGS-9854
  • Anticipated Posting Date: 2024-05-31
  • Last Updated: 02/14/24
Add to Calendar 2024-05-31 2024-05-31 Monroe Road Multi Use Path (MUP)

The purpose of this project is to provide safer pedestrian conditions along Monroe Road from Eaton Road to McCullen Way. Currently, there are two active city projects in the vicinity of this project. This MUP will fill a key gap between these two projects, providing a safer and more connected route for pedestrians and cyclists.

In Development charlotte water

Department of General Services / Construction

Idlewild Road and Monroe Road Intersection

  • Posting Number: 2025-Q2(Apr-Jun)-DGS-8922
  • Anticipated Posting Date: 2025-06-30
  • Last Updated: 02/14/24
Add to Calendar 2025-06-30 2025-06-30 Idlewild Road and Monroe Road Intersection

This project will improve the Idlewild Road and Monroe Road intersection to enhance conditions for all users. Improvements will include pavement widening to accommodate dual left turn lanes at all intersection approaches, bike lanes or multi-use paths, pedestrian refuge islands, and new sidewalks.

In Development charlotte water

Department of General Services / Construction

McCullough Streetscape Project

  • Posting Number: 2024-Q2(Apr-Jun)-DGS-9858
  • Anticipated Posting Date: 2024-04-26
  • Last Updated: 02/14/24
Add to Calendar 2024-04-26 2024-04-26 McCullough Streetscape Project

Originating from the Northeast Corridor Infrastructure (NECI) Program, this project proposes to provide a new street connection by extending McCullough Drive from North Tryon Street to the existing dead end at Ken Hoffman Drive. This project will include two travel lanes, planting strips, curb & gutter, asphalt milling and paving, storm drainage, utility relocation, erosion control, bike lanes, sidewalk, Post Construction Stormwater Ordinance (PCSO) underground storage vaults, and retaining wall improvements. This project will improve pedestrian and bicycle mobility between North Tryon Street and W.T. Harris Boulevard.

In Development charlotte water

Department of General Services / Construction

Shamrock Drive Complete Street

  • Posting Number: 2024-Q2(Apr-Jun)-DGS-9860
  • Anticipated Posting Date: 2024-04-20
  • Last Updated: 02/14/24
Add to Calendar 2024-04-20 2024-04-20 Shamrock Drive Complete Street

Project limits are from Beckwith Place to Flamingo Ave (0.9 miles). Project includes new turn lanes, sidewalks, painted buffered bike lanes, two roundabouts, wheelchair ramps, ped medians, driveways, curb and gutter, storm drainage, street trees, public art and pedestrian crossings.

In Development charlotte water

Charlotte Area Transit System / Commodities & Goods

Bus Transmissions and replacement parts

  • Posting Number: 2024-Q2(Apr-Jun)-CATS-13783
  • Anticipated Posting Date: 2024-04-24
  • Last Updated: 02/14/24
Add to Calendar 2024-04-24 2024-04-24 Bus Transmissions and replacement parts

BOD requests a 5-year for contract for Bus Transmission and Transmission parts. The selected vendor would supply all Original Manufacturer transmission parts for all of Charlotte Area Transit System’s Bus Operations.

PSR # 1662

In Development charlotte water

Charlotte Area Transit System / Commodities & Goods

Bus Pneumatic Parts

  • Posting Number: 2024-Q1(Jan-Mar)-CATS-13600
  • Anticipated Posting Date: 2024-03-12
  • Last Updated: 02/14/24
Add to Calendar 2024-03-12 2024-03-12 Bus Pneumatic Parts

Charlotte Area Transit System’s Bus Operations is requesting a contract to support all Bus Pneumatic parts. The vendor would be responsible to supply parts for all potential Bus Manufacturers. The contract will have a 3-year initial term with 2 optional one-year renewals.

PSR # 1638

In Development charlotte water

Charlotte Area Transit System / Commodities & Goods

BOD shop equipment, tooling purchases and repairs

  • Posting Number: 2024-Q2(Apr-Jun)-CATS-13734
  • Anticipated Posting Date: 2024-04-19
  • Last Updated: 02/14/24
Add to Calendar 2024-04-19 2024-04-19 BOD shop equipment, tooling purchases and repairs

This is a request for a five-year goods and services contract for shop equipment, tools, and repairs.

Bus Operations Maintenance Department is responsible for the maintenance of the City Bus and Special Transportation Fleets. BOD Maintenance Department will be afforded the convenience of purchasing necessary shop equipment, tooling and equipment repairs as needed by having competitively sourced contracts in place for ongoing needs for maintenance and repairs.

Any ensuing contract will provide equipment, tooling and equipment repairs including, but not limited to, Medium/Heavy Duty truck specialty diagnostic and repair tools, Medium/Heavy Duty hydraulic jacking and stationary jack stands, Medium/Heavy Duty truck AC equipment and supplies, shop safety supplies and any repairs, repair parts and any accessories and related components necessary for new, retrofit or rebuild requirements.

PSR # 1656

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