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Annual Oakland County Auction Set for Saturday

Public Date: 5/7/2012 12:00 AM
Contact: Bill Mullan, Media and Communications Officer
Phone Number: 248-858-1048

Pontiac, MI, May 7, 2012 - Xbox 360 game systems, iPods, and Nintendo DS systems are among the items available at Oakland County, Michigan's annual spring auction Saturday, May 12. Other items up for bid this year include a Starcaster Electric Guitar by Fender, a motorhome, and several boats.

In addition, a variety of automobiles, snowmobiles, tools, office equipment, electronics, and jewelry will also be for sale.

There's the potential for some great deals on auction items this year," said J. David VanderVeen, director of Central Services. "There are more than 50 cars for sale alone."

The auction will be held at the Vehicle Operations Building, 1200 North Telegraph, Building 16 East, in Pontiac. Gates open at 8 a.m. Saturday. Sales begin at 9:30 a.m., with automobiles at 11 a.m. Potential bidders may preview items 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Friday, May 11.

All bidders must register online or in person. To register, preview the rules, or see a list of auction items, go to www.oakgov.com/auction. Call 248-858-1015 for more information.

Media who wish to preview the auction items in person may schedule an appointment to do so through Friday.

For media inquiries only, please contact Bill Mullan, Media and Communications Officer, at 248-858-1048.