Procurement & Sales



 Notice is hereby given that the South Central Transit Authority (SCTA) is seeking sealed proposals for Lawn and Grounds Care Services.  The requested services will be performed at the following SCTA facilities in Lancaster, PA and Reading, PA:

  • SCTA Headquarters and Lancaster Operations Center, 45 Erick Road, Lancaster, PA
  • Queen Street Station, 225 North Queen Street, Lancaster, PA
  • Reading Operations Center and Administrative Facility, 1700 North 11th Street, Reading, PA
  • BARTA Transportation Center, 8th and Cherry Street, Reading, PA
  • Park-N-Transit Parking Garage, 600 block of Franklin and Chestnut Streets, Reading, PA.
  • Chestnut Street Parking Lot, 38 E McGovern Ave., Lancaster, PA
  • Mt Joy Amtrak Parking Lot, 201 East Henry Street, My Joy, PA

The contract shall be for up to three (3) years, subject to annual renewal.

An original and four (4) hard copies of the proposal and one (1) copy on a CD shall be submitted no later than 2:00 pm, prevailing time, Monday, January 3, 2022, and shall be addressed to:  Mr. Gregory C. Downing, Executive Director, South Central Transit Authority, 45 Erick Road, Lancaster, PA 17601.

All proposals and contracts are subject to all applicable state and federal laws and to a financial assistance contract between the South Central Transit Authority and the County of Berks, the County of Lancaster, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation and the Federal Transit Administration.

SCTA solicits and encourages disadvantaged business enterprise participation.  DBE’s shall be afforded full consideration of their response and will not be subject to discrimination.

To receive a copy of the proposal documents, or for more information, contact Kevin Hessler, Assistant Director of Capital Projects and Planning, at (610) 406-4507 or