Doing Business with the District

The Golden Gate Bridge, Highway and Transportation District (District) is dedicated to ensuring full and open competition and equitable treatment of all potential bidders/proposers. It is the policy of the District to ensure nondiscrimination in the award and administration of all contracts and to create a level playing field on which Disadvantaged Business Enterprises (DBE) can compete fairly for contracts and subcontracts relating to the District's construction, procurement, and professional services activities.

The District has partnered with Bonfire Interactive to create a new procurement portal that allows vendors to receive notifications of business opportunities and submit bids and proposals to the District digitally. Vendors can access the new portal by visiting In order to download and respond to posted solicitations, vendors will need to register by visiting the portal or by clicking

All new solicitation opportunities are posted utilizing the new system. Information regarding prior solicitations may be available below.

Doing Business Guide  |  Standards of Conduct/Procurement Ethics  |  Procurement Department Contacts

Surplus Auctions

The District disposes of un-needed surplus property through an online auction provider, Public Surplus. To view and bid on surplus property, please visit

Diversity Program for Contracts

For more information on the District's DBE goals, information for small businesses, contracting newsletters, upcoming buyers forums, etc., please visit our Diversity Program for Contracts page.


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Formal Bids/RFPs

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Bid/RFP Number

Bid/RFP Name, Notice

and Documents

Pre-Bid/Proposal Conference Date Requests for Approved Equals/ Clarifications Due Date Bid Opening/ Proposal Due Date Addenda/Q&A

Bids/Proposals Received

Proposed Action
Anticipated Due Date for District Response
2016-B-1 Golden Gate Bridge Physical Suicide Deterrent System and Wind Retrofit

Mandatory Meeting:

Wednesday, December 9, 2015, at 1:30 p.m.

Presidio Institute
Building 1202, Room A
1202 Ralston Avenue
The Presidio of San Francisco, CA 94129

Pre-bid Sign-in 12/9/15

N/A Tuesday, July 12, 2016, at 2:00 p.m. (please note date change)

Q&A Nos. 1-3

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REVISED Answer to Question No. 75

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REVISED Answers to Question Nos. 233, 235, and 236

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REVISED Answer to Question No. 75

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Bids Received

Schedule of Prices

List of Subcontractors

Staff Report 9/22/16

Notice of Intent to Award the Contract

Staff Report 12/15/16