Request for Proposals: Transit Planning Software as a Service (SaaS)

The Knoxville Knox County Metropolitan Planning Commission (MPC) in cooperation with Knoxville Area Transit (KAT) seeks Proposals for the provision of transit planning web based Software as a Service (SaaS)

The SaaS will assist in planning and analyzing transit and other types of transportation planning efforts for the Knoxville metropolitan planning area. 


  • Must have an online platform that requires no demographic data or software updating by users
  • Must portray demographic and cost calculations in real time as changes are made to routes, schedules and stops
  • Must not require advanced training and must have the ability to demonstrate the impact of changes immediately for the benefit of the public and decision makers

The MPC/TPO reserves the right to determine which response is in its best interest and to reject any and all responses or waive any irregularities in the process.

The detailed RFP can be found here. Please check back for any updates.

Read submitted questions and responses.

Due Date: Friday, January 27, 2017 at 11:00 AM

All proposals can be submitted via email to Doug Burton or to the address listed below.

Knoxville Knox County Metropolitan Planning Commission
Attn: Doug Burton
400 W. Main St., Suite 403
Knoxville, TN 37902