ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) — The New York State Office of General Services announced that a virtual auction of surplus state vehicles, highway equipment, and miscellaneous property will take place on Tuesday.
The State Police auction will be virtual, beaming in from Salt Point in Dutchess County at 9:30 a.m. There are several other virtual auctions throughout the year:
|May 4||Salt Point||New York State Police|
|May 11||Brooklyn||Office of Mental Health|
|May 25||Saratoga||Department of Environmental Conservation|
|June 8||Albany||Office of General Services|
|June 15||West Seneca||Office for People With Developmental Disabilities|
|June 22||Hamburg||Department of Transportation|
|June 29||North Syracuse||DOT|
|July 7||Saranac Lake||DEC|
|August 3||Central Islip||DOT|
|August 18||Middletown||State Police|
Head to the OGS website for specific start times on any of the dates above.
According to OGS, auction items are displayed two to three weeks before the auction and updated until the day of. There’s a 13% “buyers premium” on all items sold at these live vehicle auctions.
OGS also plugged the NYSStore on eBay, where they says “New York State personal property” is always for sale.