Easttown is auctioning surplus items on Municibid because the website has an established nationwide reach growing every day.
Chester County, PA (PRWEB) March 22, 2013
In an online auction that started on March 11th and ends on March 29th, Easttown Township, PA is selling two Ford XL Super Duty trucks, a Chevy Tahoe 4x4, and a 24-foot cargo trailer, as well as a Ford Crown Victoria for additional non-tax revenue. By using an established, but innovative, online government auctions site specifically designed for municipalities, Easttown Township is conducting a 3-week auction of its surplus heavy duty trucks, trailers, and used emergency vehicle. It is looking to garnish thousands of dollars to be put back into its budget.
Easttown Township 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. Easttown 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.”
Easttown Township’s online auction of the surplus vehicles and trailers ends on March 29th. Among the items for sale are a 2002 Ford F-450 XL Super Duty with utility body, a 2001 Ford F-550 XL Super Duty with dump body, a 2004 Wells Cargo 24'L x 8'W Trailer, a 2004 Chevy Tahoe 4x4, and a 2008 Ford Crown Victoria.
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.