City To Hold Surplus Goods Auction July 16
St. Petersburg, Fla. (July 5, 2016) – Want to own a piece of city property?A variety of city-owned surplus items, including church pews and a mahogany office desk, will be sold to the highest bidder during a public auction Saturday, July 16. The auction will be held at the St. Petersburg Consolidated Warehouse, located in the Water Resources complex, 1650 Third Ave. N., at 10 a.m. Prospective bidders may register onsite with their driver’s license the day of the auction.
Items up for bid include office desks, chairs, and conference tables, filing cabinets, laptop and desktop computers, cellular and standard desk phones, fax machines, printers, and copiers, as well as ice cream parlor-style chairs and fitness equipment.
The city of St. Petersburg and the Consolidated Warehouse have contracted with Kennedy Brothers Auction Services to conduct the auction. Complete rules and an inventory of items are available at www.kennedybrothersauctions.com.
Items will be sold without reserve to the highest bidder and must be removed following the close of the auction. A 15 percent buyers’ premium and seven percent Florida sales tax will be added to the final bid price. Cash and checks will be accepted.