RFP: Operations and Maintenance of Transit Services

Location: Asheville, N.C.

Deadline: Friday, March 27, 2020 by 2:00 p.m., ET

Starting on February 17, 2020, Buncombe County will accept proposals from qualified vendors with requisite experience to provide Operations and Maintenance of Deviated-Fixed Route, ADA Paratransit, and Demand Response Services.

This will be a three (3) year Contract with two (2) three (3) year options totaling nine (9) years.

All proposals must be submitted to and received by Buncombe County by Friday, March 27, 2020 by 2:00 p.m., ET. Please reference the RFP document(s) for submission requirements.

A Voluntary Pre-Proposal Conference will be held on Friday, February 28, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. ET at 46 Valley Street, Asheville, NC, 28801.

In accordance with the requirements in the RFP, all proposal responses should be mailed or delivered to, to:

Matthew Cable, Community Development Division Manager
Buncombe County Planning and Development
46 Valley Street
Asheville, NC 28801

For a copy of the RFP, please visit Buncombe County’s website at http://www.buncombecounty.org/procurement

If you have trouble accessing the RFP, please email purchasing@buncombecounty.org.


The Community Transportation Association of America (CTAA) and its members believe that mobility is a basic human right. From work and education to life-sustaining health care and human services programs to shopping and visiting with family and friends, mobility directly impacts quality of life.