When the landscaping of the borough was recently changed, new lights were purchased. These old lights were hung throughout the borough dating back from the 1970's and are now available on Municibid.
Royersford, PA (PRWEB) April 04, 2013
In an online auction that started on March 27th and ends on April 9th, Royersford Borough, PA is selling five lots of classic lamp post Christmas lights dating from the 1970’s, as well as a Parker Sweeper and Leaf Vac, a Motor Stand, a Craftsman High Pressure Washer, and an Electro Magic Steam Cleaner for additional non-tax revenue. By using an established, but innovative, online government auctions site specifically designed for municipalities, Royersford Borough is conducting a 2-week auction of its government surplus items. It is looking to garnish thousands of dollars to be put back into its budget.
Royersford Borough is using online auction site, Municibid.com to sell the items. Municibid was established in 2006 and has grown steadily since, with over 800 government agencies auctioning surplus through the efficient online system. Royersford is auctioning surplus items online because the website has an established nationwide reach growing every day. Auctions on Municibid result in competitive bidding and fair prices for government surplus items.
Municibid Founder and 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 audience of competing bidders, leading to better net results.”
Royersford Borough’s online auction of the surplus items end on April 9th. Among the items for sale are the five lots of classic Christmas lights with lamp post mounts. When the landscaping of the borough was recently changed, new lights were purchased. These old lights were hung throughout the borough dating back from the 1970's until recently. They are unique and interesting decorations.
This surplus auction can be found online here:
Municibid.com is an online government auctions platform serving over 800 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.