Vendors are encouraged to frequently view FRTA’s website for all open procurements. Please carefully follow the instructions within the documents.

Proposals, Sealed Bids, and Quotes have specific due dates, times and locations in which they are due. It is the vendor’s responsibility to submit the documents on time, to the correct location, and in the correct format, regardless of inclement weather, limited parking at FRTA, or any other issue beyond our control. It is the vendor’s repsonsibility for the delivery ofthe proposal. Reliance upon mail or private carrier is at the vendors risk. Late replies will not be considered and may be returned.


The Franklin Regional Transit Authority (FRTA) is requesting bids for the sale of four (4) used vehicles.

The vehicles will be sold as is and where is with no warranty expressed or implied.  All interested bidders will be required to follow the timetable that is contained in this bid package.

Sealed bids must be accompanied by a certified bank check in the amount of the bid.  All bids must be received at the FRTA administrative office (12 Olive Street, Greenfield, MA 01301) no later than November 10, 2017 and must be submitted on forms supplied by the Authority.  

The Authority reserves the right to accept or reject any and all bids, and to waive informalities and irregularities, as it deems it in its best interest.  

Advertise the availability of vehicles for sale by:                   Friday, October 13, 2017

Inspection per schedule:                                                        See Page 2 of bid package

Bid receipt deadline:                                                              Friday, November 10, 2017 by 3:00p.m.

Evaluate bids by:                                                                    Friday, November 17, 2017

Notify successful bidder(s) by:                                              Monday, November 20, 2017

Successful bidder(s) take possession of vehicle(s),

and remove vehicle(s) from FRTA garage, by:                      Friday, December 8, 2017

Interested parties may obtain a complete copy of the bid package at the Franklin Regional Transit Authority Administrative Office at 12 Olive Street, Greenfield MA between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. or by clicking here