The agency is auctioning the 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.
Crawford County, PA (PRWEB) August 01, 2013
In an online auction that started on July 24th and ends on August 7th, the North and South Shenango Joint Municipal Authority Treatment Facility in Crawford County, PA is selling a Toshiba networkable copy center, a Gorman Rupp diaphragm pump, and 3 Gorman Rupp trash pumps for additional non-tax revenue. By using an established but innovative online government auctions site specifically designed for municipalities, the North and South Shenango Joint Municipal Authority is conducting a 2-week auction of its surplus items. The government agency is looking to garnish thousands of dollars to be put back into its budget.
The North and South Shenango Joint Municipal Authority is using online auction site Municibid.com to sell the items. Municibid was established in 2006 and has grown steadily since, with over 1,000 government agencies auctioning surplus through the efficient online system. The agency is auctioning the 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 North and South Shenango Joint Municipal Authority’s online auction of their government surplus items ends on August 7th. Along with other government surplus items, included in the auction is a John Deere JD14 skid loader with 800 lb. lift capacity and 53 inch bucket with 12 cubic feet. Steel over the tire tracks is included. The item is in workable condition, but the starter will need to be repaired. Potential bidders may contact Mike Klink at (724) 932-3138 or email Mike at nssjma(at)windstream(dot)net for an appointment or to ask questions.
The North and South Shenango Joint Municipal Authority Surplus Store can be found online here:
Municibid.com is an online government auctions platform serving 1,000 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.