Auctions on Municibid result in competitive bidding and fair prices for government surplus items.
Boxford, MA (PRWEB) February 26, 2013
In a large online auction that started on February 13th and ends on March 11th, the Town of Boxford, MA is selling 19 total lots of new, like-new, and used Goodyear tires for additional non-tax revenue. By using an established, but innovative, online government auctions site specifically designed for municipalities, Boxford is conducting a month-long auction of surplus automotive parts. It is looking to garnish money to be put back into its budget.
The Town of Boxford is using online auction site, Municibid.com to sell the tires. Municibid was established in 2006 and has grown steadily since, with over 800 government agencies auctioning surplus through the efficient online system. Boxford 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.”
The town of Boxford’s online auction of these surplus automotive parts ends on March 11th. The tires are available in 19 individual lots, each lot comprised of anywhere from 1 to 4 tires. They include new, like-new, and used Goodyear speed rated tires. Some also include snow tires.
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.