Bid Request for Court Reporter Services

In an effort to solicit the best value for court reporting services vital to the Kankakee County State's Attorney's Grand Jury process, the State's Attorney's Office is requesting bids.  The purpose of this bid request is to seek competitive, responsive proposals and pricing from qualified firms on behalf of the Kankakee County State’s Attorney’s Office to establish a contract for Court Reporting Services for all Grand Jury proceedings in Kankakee County.

The individual court reporter must have at least 1 year experience reporting and transcribing felony court trials or other comparable experience, be proficient in the English language, legal terminology, transcript preparation, and professional responsibility, be capable of translating, editing, and producing accurate and complete transcripts with an error margin of no more than two percent, is knowledgeable of court practices and procedures; and is dedicated to achieving and maintaining a high level of professionalism

For additional information, please click the link to the full bid document HERE.


Sealed bid responses will be accepted by US Mail or hand delivery through October 31, 2019 and must be addressed and submitted to:


Sealed Bid

c/o Melody Vilt

Kankakee County State’s Attorney’s office

450 E. Court Street, 3rd Floor

Kankakee, IL  60901