Interested in buying stuff the state doesn’t need anymore? Your chance starts Saturday



Alabama is auctioning off a bunch of stuff it no longer needs beginning Saturday, including laptops, office furniture, vehicles and even robotic construction equipment.

The Surplus Property Division of the Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs is hosting the online auction via starting at 7:30 a.m. Saturday, June 17, with bidding running until 6 p.m. Sunday, June 25.

If you’re interested in bidding on anything, you can learn more about becoming an authorized bidder right here.

There are no items up yet, but they’ll be listed right here when the auction begins.

Alongside all the stuff from the state itself, you’ll have a chance to bid on boxes filled with items abandoned at airports around the state. During the last auction, these boxes were stuffed with pocket knives, swords and other stuff the Transportation Security Administration isn’t interested in allowing through security. also features auctions from area sources like the University of Alabama, local law enforcement, schools and more.

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