Procurement | Sonoma-Marin Area Rail Transit


The Sonoma-Marin Area Rail Transit District (SMART) partners with Bonfire Interactive to provide an eProcurement Portal that allows consultants, contractors, service providers, and vendors to register with SMART to receive notifications of future business opportunities and to view current solicitations and contracting opportunities.    

If you would like to be included on SMART's Vendor List or wish to view current business opportunities, please click the button below.  



RE: Contractor and Grantee Compliance with Economic Sanctions Imposed in Response to Russia’s Actions in Ukraine

To All Contractors, Vendors, Suppliers, and Consultants:

On March 4, 2022, Governor Gavin Newsom issued Executive Order N-6-22 (EO) regarding sanctions in response to Russian aggression in Ukraine. The EO is located at  The EO directs all agencies and departments that are subject to the Governor’s authority to take certain immediate steps, including notifying all contractors, vendors and grantees of their obligations to comply with existing economic sanctions imposed by the U.S. government in response to Russia's actions in Ukraine, as well as any sanctions imposed under state law.  ​This serves as a notice under the EO that as a contractor, vendor, supplier, consultant, or grantee, compliance with the economic sanctions imposed in response to Russia’s actions in Ukraine is required, including with respect to, but not limited to, the federal executive orders identified in the EO and the sanctions identified on the U.S. Department of the Treasury website (​). Failure to comply may result in the termination of contracts, purchase orders, or grants, as applicable.




The Sonoma-Marin Area Rail Transit District (SMART) adopted the California Uniform Public Construction Cost Accounting Act.  Pursuant to Public Contracts Code Section §22000 et seq, SMART is compiling its Informal Bidding List for Fiscal Year 2023 (July 1, 2022 - June 30, 2023) for construction of public projects as specified in the Public Contracts Code §22032.  Contractors interested in being included on SMART's Informal Bidder List must complete and submit the Informal Bidder's List Registration Application.

SMART's FY23 Informal Bidder's List Registration Application | CLICK HERE   




The Sonoma-Marin Area Rail Transit District (SMART) partners with GovDeals to auction materials, equipment, and other supplies which are no longer necessary for the operation of SMART.  These items may be designated as surplus, obsolete, scrap, or have reached the end of their useful life. 


To view SMART's current auctions | CLICK HERE.   





The Sonoma-Marin Area Rail Transit District (SMART) is an active partner of the Business Outreach Committee (BOC) comprised of over 26 Bay Area Transit Agencies.  The Business Outreach Committee (BOC) hosts several events throughout the year to assist and encourage Small Business Enterprises (SBEs) and Disadvantaged Business Enterprises (DBEs) to do business with government agencies.

BOC Newsletter:

Winter 2023 Newsletter | CLICK HERE

BOC Brochure:

For information regarding the BOC | CLICK HERE

Upcoming Events:

2023 Free Virtual Procurement Series - Construction Services | February 16, 2023 from 12:30pm - 2:30pm (Pacific) | For registration information: CLICK HERE 



Sonoma-Marin Area Rail Transit District (SMART) is dedicated to ensuring full and open competition and equitable treatment of all potential bidders/proposers. It is the policy of the District to ensure nondiscrimination in the award and administration of all contracts and to create a level playing field on which Disadvantaged Business Enterprises (DBE) can compete fairly for contracts and subcontracts relating to the District’s construction, procurement, and professional services activities. To view SMART’s current DBE program for the Federal Fiscal Years 2021-2023 | CLICK HERE



The Sonoma-Marin Area Rail Transit District (SMART) has an established procurement ethics and standards of conduct policy for all SMART Board Members, employees, officers, and agents involved in the planning, evaluation, selection, and award for all goods and services purchased by the District.

To view SMART's Procurement Standards of Conduct Policy | CLICK HERE    


For information on SMART's procurement protest procedures for formal procurements | CLICK HERE    




For additional information or assistance, call (707) 794-3330