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Procurement and Contracts

Opportunities for contractors, vendors, and suppliers

Salem Area Mass Transit District (dba Cherriots) offers a wide range of business opportunities for contractors, vendors, and suppliers in construction, professional services, maintenance and repair, operation equipment, and more.

Any vendor submitting a bid or a proposal to Cherriots is required to review and acknowledge the Federal Transit Administration Contract Clauses.

The RFP documents may be obtained from the State’s Procurement website (“ORPIN”).  Registration is required.

Cherriots does not post all notifications or addenda to this page. You must register on the State’s ORPIN System to download any opportunities. Any addendum issued will be automatically emailed.

Current and upcoming solicitations

RFP #20-016 Quality Assurance Survey Project - on hold due to COVID-19
Release Date: TBA

RFP #20-015 100% Ride Check - on hold due to COVID-19
Release Date: TBA

RFP #21-002 CNG Station Replacement
Release Date: 3/8/21 (estimate)

RFP #21-005 Long Range Transit Plan
Release Date: 2/19/21
Close Date: 4/5/21

RFP #21-009 Del Webb Server Room Remodel - Architecture Services
Release Date: 3/15/21 (estimate)

RFP #21-010 ADA Paratransit Eligibility Services
Release Date: 3/5/21 (estimate)

RFQ #21-011 Server Life Cycle Replacement
Release Date: 3/5/21 (estimate)

In-Ground Lift Replacements
Release Date: TBA

Business Intelligence Software
Release Date: TBA

Contactless Fare Payment System (FPS)
Release Date:  TBA



Contact our Procurement and Contracts Department at 503-361-7523.