The following Requests for Proposals (RFP) are open for the City of Decatur.

A brief description of each proposal will be listed along with important dates.  Click on the link to view/download documents.

Proposals for Underground Fiber Optic Cable Installation

The City of Decatur will receive sealed proposals to furnish underground fiber optic cable installations at various locations in the City.

Proposals will be accepted until 4:00 p.m. Central Standard Time, on, March 26, 2021 at the City of Decatur, Purchasing & Internal Services Division, #1 Gary K. Anderson Plaza, Decatur, Illinois, 62523. 

All bids must be marked at the bottom “PROPOSALS FOR UNDERGROUND FIBER OPTIC CABLE INSTALLATION”.  Specifications and proposal forms may be obtained from the Purchasing Office on the first floor of the Civic Center, #1 Gary K. Anderson Plaza, Decatur, Illinois 62523.

The Council of the City of Decatur, Illinois reserves the right to accept, renegotiate or reject any or all proposals and to waive any variance from the requirements of the instruction for bidders.  The Council further reserves the right to award the contract to the bidder which, in the opinion of Council, will best serve the public interest, and the criteria listed herein shall be subordinate to the discretion of Council with regard thereto.  At the discretion of the Council, required items may be submitted after the bid opening if there is sufficient compliance with instructions at the time of the bid opening to permit the City to determine the price bid.

Illinois Human Rights Act applies.

For more information contact —
James Edwards, Director of Information and Technology


City of Decatur Public Works Projects

Follow this link for projects that the city’s Public Works Department have let for bid.