Taxpayer demand and tightened budgets require government agencies to look for new ways of increasing non-tax revenue, municibid is an easy way to achieve this and at no cost to the agency.
City of Beverly, MA (PRWEB) August 22, 2012
City of Beverly, MA is holding an online government auction on municibid.com to sell six no longer needed vehicles.
There are six vehicles for auction including a confiscated 2002 BMW 745 Li. Bidding is open to the public, bidding is open now and closes on August 28th. Interested bidders can visit City of Beverly Surplus Store on municibid.com.
municibid Founder & CEO, Greg Berry said, “Taxpayer demand and tightened budgets require government agencies to look for new ways of increasing non-tax revenue, municibid is an easy way to achieve this and at no cost to the agency.” Berry added “auction items will reach a much broader, national and global audience of competing bidders, leading to better net results for the agency, while providing great deals to buyers.”
In a recent example, the Town of Mansfield, MA recently sold 70 items, expecting to earn around $75,000, instead, using municibid, sales totalled $167,000.
municibid.com is an online government auctions platform serving over 700 state and local government agencies across the US from cities like Philadelphia, Boston and Baton Rouge, to small towns, authorities, school districts and universities. municibid is designed for government agencies to more effectively sell surplus, forfeitures and other no longer needed items to the public via a convenient and easy-to-use website. municibid proactively markets items nationwide via social media and traditional avenues at no cost to the selling agency.