Metro Transit Phase 2 – HVAC Replacement

Last Updated: 09/20/2019

Update: Sept. 20, 2019

Updates to the Project Scope - Please see italicized items and additional links in the project scope below.

Updated Project Schedule:

1st Advertisement of Bid: November 7, 2019
Bid Due Date: December 19, 2019
Construction Start Date: February 3, 2020

Added: To aid with potential bidders understanding of the project we have posted design progress drawings. These are Design Development Drawings (50% CD) and are marked as "Not For Construction".

These plans will be removed from this webpage prior to bid advertisement starting. Please feel free to review and provide feedback to the City Project Manager listed on the right side of the page.


Project Scope

This project will provide new HVAC systems throughout the facility which will address zoning, pressurization and ventilation issues in the facility. Budget is $6.5M.

This is the second phase of a 4-phase construction project (totaling $30M+). Over the next 3 years the capital improvement plan for this facility is to design and bid a project each year in the $6-9M range:

  • 2019 Construction: Metro Transit Phase 1 Service Bay Addition was the addition of a new service lane addition, totaling ~$6.5M

  • 2020 Construction: Phase 2 is replacement of HVAC, totaling ~$6.5M  (This project will be advertising for bids starting November 7, 2019)
  • 2021 Construction: Phase 3A is remodeling of maintenance bays, including lift replacements, totaling ~$8.5M (design starting early 2020)
  • 2022 Construction: Phase 3B is remodeling of Admin/Dispatch areas, including new electrical service, totaling ~$8.0M (design starting early 2021)
  • 2023 and beyond – a potential Phase 5 (3C) and Phase 6 project to complete remodeling of bus storage areas and exterior improvements not currently in the 2020 Capital Budge.

More information regarding the "Metro Transit Space Needs Study" can be found at the Metro Bus Barn Study-East Washington Ave. project page.


City User Agency: Metro Transit

Design and Planning: April 2019 through October 2019
1st Advertisement of Bid: November 7, 2019
Bid Due Date: December 19, 2019
Construction Start Date: February 3, 2020
Expected Completion Date: December 18, 2020


Project History

April 17, 2018 File #50922
Resolution authorizing a non-competitive purchase of services contract with Mead and Hunt for professional architectural and engineering services for the design of (2019 - Phase 1) Metro