Municibid Founder Greg Berry said, "Hatfield Township has experienced success auctioning old patrol cars through Municibid in the past, and has learned to use the online auction site quite efficiently.”
Hatfield Township, PA (PRWEB) February 20, 2013
In a unique online auction that started on February 7th and ends on February 21st, Hatfield Township, PA is selling a 2007 Dodge Charger for additional non-tax revenue. By using an established, but innovative, online government auctions site specifically designed for municipalities, the township is conducting a 2-week auction of this former law enforcement patrol vehicle. It is looking to garnish thousands of dollars to be put back into its budget.
Hatfield Township is using online auction site, Municibid.com to sell the driving condition patrol car. Municibid was established in 2006 and has grown steadily since, with over 800 government agencies auctioning surplus through the efficient online system. Having had success through Municibid in the past, Hatfield Township auctions 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. Hatfield Township has experienced success auctioning old patrol cars through Municibid many times in the past, and has learned to use the online auction site quite efficiently.”
Hatfield Township’s online auction of this patrol car ends on February 21st. The vehicle is described as a 2007 Dodge Charger with 100,011 miles and current inspection through April 2013. It has a 5.7 Hemi engine, power windows, power locks, and automatic transmission. It is a former patrol car in driving condition, and will be sold as is.
This surplus auction can be found online here: http://www.municibid.com/detail.asp?id=14996&n=2007-Dodge-Charger
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.