Surplus Equipment

Last updated Sep. 08, 2017 - 2:17 pm

Surplus equipment typically includes cars, trucks, heavy equipment and miscellaneous small equipment that the City no longer needs or uses. The City of Raleigh is no longer conducting live auctions for disposal of surplus equipment. Most surplus equipment is now either consigned to the North Carolinas State Surplus Agency or sold by online auction via GovDeals.

Public Notice of Electronic Auction

Public Notice of Exchange of Surplus Equipment

Pursuant to G.S. 160A-270 and City of Raleigh Resolution 2015-171, the Procurement Manager for the City of Raleigh is hereby authorized and directed to hold a public sale of those items of surplus City property listed below:

1) City Asset# 3426 (Asset# 9499), 2008 Freightliner M2112/VacAll Combination Sewer Vacuum/Flush Truck, VIN#1FVHC7DE98HAC5956 located at 4120 New Bern Ave, Raleigh NC 27610.

2) City Asset# 4980/4891 (# 8895, 8896 and 8897), 2007 Vermeer D7X11 Series II Directional Drill/MX125 Mixer w/Trailer, VIN# 661/1BUD1620171003652 located at 4120 New Bern Ave, Raleigh NC 27610.

3) City Asset 3321 (Asset# 5910), 2002 New Holland TM135 4WD Cab Tractor, VIN# 184222B located at 8500 Batllebridge Road, Raleigh NC 27610.

Such sale will be conducted by an electronic auction beginning 09/18/2017 8:00 AM and ending 09/29/2017 7:00 PM. The website address to view the listings and to bid on the items is

For more information or to schedule an inspection, contact Tyler Carpenter at 919-996-5623 or

PAYMENT MUST BE MAKE ONLINE AND REMOVAL IS BY APPOINTMENT ONLY. Payment in full is due no later than 5 business days from the time and date of the Buyers Certificate. Payment must be made electronically through the GovDeals website.

Refer to the GovDeals website for complete information regarding requirement and additional terms of sale.

This resolution, or a notice summarizing its contents, shall be advertised at least once and not less than ten days before the date of the public sale, in accordance with G.S. 160A-270.

For any questions regarding this sale, contact Tyler Carpenter, City of Raleigh Equipment Specification Analyst at 919-996-5623.

North Carolina State Surplus


For information regarding the North Carolinas State Surplus Agency, call 919-854-2160.

Online Surplus Auctions

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To access the Raleigh, NC surplus items go to GovDeals.

Found and Seized Property

Surplus equipment generally does not include found and seized property from the Police Department. For information regarding disposal of found and seized property, contact the Police Department's Evidence & Found Property.

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