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.

Current Solicitations

Current Solicitation(s):

  1. Sale of Real Property at Adkins Rd.
  2. Request for Proposal for Bus Advertising


Sealed Bid Auction for Real Property – Adkins Road in Mentor, Ohio

Laketran and Lake County Board of Commissioners wishes to collectively sell six (6) vacant parcels of real property that they own on Adkins Road, Mentor, Ohio. Approximate total acreage 14.6534 acres.  The sale of these parcels of land shall be made to the highest bidder and Laketran reserves the right to reject any bids. All closing costs, surveys if necessary, title charges and escrow fees to be paid by purchaser. Bids will be opened at noon on June 18, 2018.

Interested persons should download the Invitation for Bid: Sale of Real Property at Adkins Road.  Sealed bids are due Monday, June 18, 2018 at noon EST.


Request for Proposal for Bus Advertising

Due July 9, 2018 at 11:00 a.m.

Interested parties should download the RFP Advertising on Buses . Questions can be directed to Andrea Aaby, Procurement and Grants Specialist, at


To view any current solicitations, invitations for bids, additional documents, or requests for proposals 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.

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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

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 Liason 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