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Is a previously-owned vehicle in your future?

From time to time, the Operational Services Division (OSD) offers the general public the opportunity to bid on vehicles that no longer are of use by the State. Two such opportunities will be held later this week through public auction in Ayer and Westborough. Here are some of the details:

 

What: 100 State Police vehicles (number is estimated)
When: Auction on Friday, August 7, 2015, at 10:00 a.m. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. on August 7th.
Preview available items on Thursday, August 6, 2015, at 9:00 a.m.
Where: State Police Training Facility
31-69 Bishop Road
Ayer, MA 01432

 

What: About 68 vehicles including sedans, wheelchair vans, and pickup trucks (number is estimated)
When: Auction on Saturday, August 8, 2015, at 10:00 a.m. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. on August 8th.
Preview available items on Wednesday, August 5, 2015, at 9:00 a.m.
Where: 289 Lyman Street
Westborough, MA 01581

 

If interested, you may review the list of planned sale items and associated photographs on the Auctions International website,* under the Live Auctions tab.

Please note that if your bid is accepted, payment in full is due immediately after the sale. Auctions International, Inc. will accept the following forms of payment on behalf of OSD: cash, bank check, money order, or credit card with two forms of identification, one being a valid driver’s license. Positive identification is required regardless of your method of payment. Visit the Auctions International website to access OSD’s Auction Terms and Conditions.

The Operational Services Division oversees the State’s Surplus Property Program ensuring the Commonwealth realizes the maximum benefit from State-owned surplus personal property. Learn more about Surplus Property Program, including eligibility and costs, if any, at mass.gov/osd > Surplus Property.

*Auctions International is a professional auctioneer licensed by the Commonwealth’s Division of Standards.

 

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