Doing Business with Laketran

Laketran strives to provide its passengers and taxpayers with the highest quality goods and services, at the best value. It uses this philosophy to buy the wide range of goods and services needed to provide the high quality public transportation Lake County enjoys.

Laketran encourages all bidders to review our Standard Terms and Conditions prior to submitting any proposals or quotes.

Questions and concerns can be addressed to Andrea Aaby, Procurement and Grants Specialist,


Current Solicitations:

Request for Proposal for Installation of Maintenance Lift

Download the RFP: RFP Maintenance Lift 16APR2019

Due June 3, 2019 at 11:00 a.m.

Pre-Proposal Meeting Minutes – RFP Maintenance Lift Meeting Mintues


Request for Quotation for Cummins After Treatment Exchange

Download the RFQ: RFQ After Treatment 13MAY2019

Due June 3, 2019 at 12:00 p.m.


Request for Quotation for Purchase and Installation of Waste Oil Boiler

Download the RFQ: RFP Waste Oil Boiler 16MAY2019

NEW DUE DATE: June 5, 2019 at 11:00 a.m.

Second Pre-Proposal Meeting – May 31, 2019 at 10:00 a.m.


To be added to Laketran’s Preferred Vendor List, please register as a vendor.  Your registration will be approved within 2 business day.

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We believe that our vendors are key cornerstones of Laketran’s procurement business and our ability to provide safe reliable transportation service.

Interested in being added to a bidder’s list or submitting pricing for goods and services?

Vendor Registration

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Vendors interested in being added to a bidder’s list or submitting pricing for goods and services are encouraged to complete a Vendor Registration Form.

For all other information regarding this or other Laketran contract services, please contact our Procurement and Grants Specialist at 440-350-1022 or email


Projected 2019 Procurement Schedule

Laketran CY2019 Projected Procurement Schedule


DBE Goal

Laketran’s Disadvantage Business Enterprises (DBE) goal for all procurement for fiscal years 2017-2019 is 5.85%.  DBE firms are encouraged to complete Vendor Registration Form for all contract opportunities. For more information, please contact Laketran’s DBE Liaison Officer, Andrea Aaby at 440-350-1022

Bus Advertising

Laketran internal and external vehicle advertising is handled by Eagle Advertising. For more information, please contact Eagle Advertising at 216-881-0800 or