Bids and RFP information

Throughout the year, the Forest Preserve District of Will County undertakes many challenging projects. Being a government agency, the Forest Preserve puts a call out for bids on such things such as construction projects, equipment, and professional services.

Any active bid or RFP (Request for Professional Services) is listed below with the project title, a brief description, a due date, and a link to register for the project and download the full project file. Participants must register in full in order to be eligible to receive addenda and submit for the bid or proposal.

The District also offers email alerts to ensure prospective bidders never miss out on an opportunity to bid on a project. 

Once you sign up, be sure to click on the confirmation link that will be emailed to you.

Any open bids or RFPs currently available will be listed below.

Wauponsee Glacial Trail Connection

Post Date: July 05, 2024

Application Deadline: July 19, 2024

This project generally includes constructing approximately 150-feet of a 10-foot-wide asphalt multi-use trail connecting an existing neighborhood trail to Wauponsee Glacial Trail in Manhattan, IL.

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2025 Hay management program

Post Date: July 12, 2024

Application Deadline: July 30, 2024

This project generally includes an opportunity to submit a quote on eleven (11) separate hay management areas located in various townships throughout Will County.

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The Forest Preserve District protects and enhances Will County’s natural and cultural resources for the benefit of current and future generations.


Bringing People and Nature Together

Guiding principles

  • Staying true to our purpose.
  • Being good stewards.
  • Connecting people and nature.
  • Focusing on wellness.
  • Working with others.
  • Promoting sustainability.