Request for Proposal for On-Call Traffic Signal Services

The City of Alameda is soliciting bids from qualified, licensed general contractors to submit proposals for “On Call Traffic Signal Services” on an as-needed basis.  The selected Contractor will be required to have qualified traffic signal technicians that have demonstrated experience in traffic signal systems and priority control systems. The Contractor’s assigned personnel should also have the ability to troubleshoot and diagnose problems with all our operation systems.  The project manager must have knowledge with traffic signal operations as well as the on-call technicians be experienced for at least three (3) years


License(s) required:  A, B, C-7, C-8, C-10, C-12, C-20, C-21, C-27, or C-42. 


The City’s Public Works Department currently operates and maintains 87 traffic signals, nine sets of flashers, 12 lighted crosswalk, three Dynamic Message Signs (DMS) signs, seven vehicle detection system (VDS), five PTZ camera, 12 speed feedback signs, and two Solar powered Rectangular Rapid Flashing Beacon located throughout the City.


The City is requesting an RFP for on-call traffic signal services to install traffic calming devices, upgrade existing traffic control devices, install traffic hardware and equipment, upgrade signals, upgrade lighted crosswalks, flashing beacons, and other traffic related signal items as needed.


The agreement between City and Contractor may be mutually amended on a year-by-year basis, for up to four (4) additional years, based on satisfactory performance of all aspects of the contract. 


View / download the RFP, On-Call Traffic Signal Services here


For technical information, contact Virendra Patel at (510) 747-7930.





Proposal Due Date:             September 21, 2015 by 2 p.m.

Review by City Staff:           Week of September 21

Award of Agreement:          October 2015

Projected Agreement           Start Date: October 2015

Bid Due Date:
Monday, September 21, 2015 - 2:00 pm

Bid Due Location