Montgomery, Ala. (WKRG) —Vehicles, computers, office furniture, TVs, refrigerators, metal detectors and even an airplane fuselage are just a few of the more than 500 lots of items up for bid in the next state surplus property auction.
The Surplus Property Division of the Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs is hosting the auction via GovDeals.com starting at 7:30 a.m. on this Thursday, Jan. 30 and bidding will end at 6 p.m. on Feb. 5. For information on becoming an authorized bidder, visit https://adeca.alabama.gov/Divisions/Surplus/Pages/PublicSales.aspx. The auction items will be listed here starting on Jan. 30: www.GovDeals.com/AlabamaSurplus.
In addition to property no longer needed by state and federal agencies, ADECA acquires items abandoned voluntarily at several airports in the Southeast.
Auction items can be inspected on-site at the Surplus Property Division’s Montgomery warehouse, 4950 Mobile Highway, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Jan. 31.
ADECA conducts online public auctions periodically each year, but surplus items are available at any time to municipal and county governments, state agencies and qualified nonprofit organizations.
In addition to the surplus property program, ADECA administers an array of grant programs for law enforcement and traffic safety, economic development, energy conservation, water resource management and recreation development.
For more information about the online auction, visit www.adeca.alabama.gov/surplus