Indianapolis Public Transportation Corporation (IPTC) currently operates the Red Line Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) which is supported by all battery-electric buses (BEB).  IPTC is implementing two additional all battery-electric BRT lines, the Purple and the Blue Lines.  This initiative is in alignment with IPTC’s efforts to lessen our carbon footprint on the local environment as well as enhance services to our community.  This solicitation is for the purchase of all battery- electric buses.    The  requested buses are identified to support the entire Blue Line BRT corridor including mileage distribution buses.

Procurement Schedule

RFP Release
October 4, 2021
Pre-Proposal Meeting
October 11, 2021 3:00PM Microsoft TEAMS Virtual Meeting
Written Questions
October 15, 2021 By 3:00PM
Answers to Written Questions
October 22, 2021
Written Request For Alterations (RFA)
October 29, 2021 By 3:00PM
Answers to Written Request For Alterations (RFA)
November 5, 2021
RFP Proposals Due
November 15, 2021 By 3:00PM
Select Vendor Interviews (If Needed)
November 19, 2021 TBA
IPTC Board Meeting
December 9, 2021 5:00PM

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