Wanna buy the state’s stuff? Surplus auction running now
The Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs is running the state’s latest surplus property auction through Wednesday, with bidders vying for everything from school buses to boxes filled with hundreds of pocket knives confiscated at airport security lines.
You can browse everything for sale right here, but a few of the more interesting auctions include:
- A 2015 Hyundai Elantra, currently going for $10,500
- A 12-foot by 24-foot storage building, currently going for just under $2,000
- Several listings for office chairs — $5 starting bid for more chairs that you’d know what to do with
- At least a half-dozen listings like this one for “airport property”