Bids and RFPs

All purchasing procedures for the City of Morganton fall within the guidelines established by the North Carolina General Statutes. The City of Morganton City Council reserves the right to reject any and all bids.

The City of Morganton is soliciting bids for Custodial Services for the following five (5) locations; City Hall, Public Safety, Warehouse, Equipment Services (Garage), and Community House. Sealed Bids will be received at any time during our normal business hours of 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. Monday thru Friday at the Front Desk as you enter into City Hall.

If bids are sent through a mail service they should be sealed and to attention: Kate Setzer, Assistant Finance Director, 305 East Union Street, Suite A100, Morganton, North Carolina 28655. Bids will be received up until 2:00 pm on Friday, September 24, 2021. Electronically submitted (e-mail/fax) proposals will not be accepted.

The City will hold two dates for a pre-proposal viewing of the facilities on Monday, September 13, 2021 and Wednesday, September 15, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. If you wish to attend the pre-proposal viewing, you will need to be at the front desk as you enter into the City Hall building, located at 305 East Union Street, Suite A100, Morganton, North Carolina 28655 no later than 10:00 a.m. During the escorted viewing, you will be able to take measurements, make notes, and view the areas which we have specified to be cleaned. This will be the only walk through provided or allowed. All persons attending the pre-proposal viewing will be required to sign-in at the beginning of the session and sign-out at the end of the site visits.

The City of Morganton Reserves the right to reject any or all bids received, or to select the bid which, in our opinion, is the best overall interest of the City.Please contact Kate Setzer, Assistant Finance Director, at 828-438-5233 or by email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for any inquiries concerning this RFP.


The City of Morganton is rejecting and denying all bids, and rebidding the “City of Morganton Public Works Fleet Wash Station” project, due to all bids coming in over budget.

The City will be reducing the project scope and rebidding the project to try and bring the project within budget limits. The reduced project proposal will be sent out to bidders in the near future.

The City would like to thank all bidders for taking the time to bid the project and would appreciate a re-bid on the new bid proposal.

Please call (828) 438-5263 if you have any questions.

The City of Morganton is seeking qualified firm(s) to be on call to provide general civil engineering consultation and design under the direction of City Staff. The City now seeks to preselect three or more professional Engineering firm(s) to execute project elements under the direction of City Staff in such a manner that the execution of these projects will smoothly serve the City’s goals and extend its ability to meet the City’s present needs.

Firms will provide on-call civil engineering services which may include, but are not to be limited to, planning, survey, and design and construction administration for: stormwater (including NPDES Phase II compliance), sidewalk, water and sewer, structural, road and greenway (up to and including bridge) construction, stream restoration, GIS/GPS, traffic studies, traffic impact analysis, hydraulic studies, environmental studies, geotechnical studies, water, sewer, roadway, bicycle and pedestrian master planning, wayfinding master planning and other general civil engineering projects as needed.

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