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City Surplus Property Auction Set for June 10

This article was archived on 6/11/2017

Four pianos, stage curtains, theater lighting and sound equipment from the Performing Arts Center and Gilcrease Museum will be among the more than 2,500 items up for bids at the next City of Tulsa Surplus Property Auction. The auction will be held Saturday, June 10, at 108 N. Trenton Ave.

The auction will start at 9:32 a.m. Potential bidders may view the merchandise on Friday, June 9, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The City surplus property facility will open at 7:30 a.m. on Saturday for viewing merchandise before the sale begins. Photos of the merchandise and a complete list of the inventory items also can be viewed online by visiting:

Also for sale at the auction will be items from the police property room including jewelry and electronics. As in previous auctions, there will be many surplus vehicles, lawn and mowing equipment, building materials, office furniture and office equipment. All sales are "as is." It is the bidder's responsibility to assess condition of merchandise.

Three auctioneers may be selling simultaneously, so bidders wanting to bid on multiple items should bring a partner/proxy. No one under age 16 may be admitted at the City surplus property facility.

Cash, Mastercards and Visa cards are accepted. Checks can be accepted only if accompanied by a letter of guaranty from the financial institution on which the check is drawn. Payment is required in full within one hour after the auction ends.

Sales are subject to applicable local and state taxes unless a sales tax permit is provided with proof of regular engagement in the re-sale business for items purchased. An Oklahoma Tax Commission auditor may be present.