RFP: Technology Evaluation and Acquisition Plan

Location: Traverse City, Mich.

Deadline: March 20 4 p.m. (eastern)

The Bay Area Transportation Authority seeks to obtain proposals to create a Technology Evaluation and Acquisition Plan from a single firm/institution or collaboration of consulting firms specializing in the areas of Public Transportation System Technology Implementation, Data Systems Management, and Customer Information System Deployment.

Experience in Information Technology Systems (ITS) Infrastructure and current public transit technology trends is desired. The results of this evaluation and planning project shall provide necessary information for the BATA Board of Directors and BATA staff to use in addressing any baseline technology system gaps, and use recommendations to determine suitable and sequential technology implementation steps to be taken toward the deployment of public transit management systems and customer information systems as resources permit.

Proposals must be submitted by March 20, 2020, 4:00 p.m. (eastern).

To receive a copy of the RFP, please contact BATA at 231-933-5534 or visit our website at www.bata.net/rfp.


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.