Cash-Strapped City Of Flint Plans Online Surplus Sale

FLINT (WWJ/AP) – The City of Flint is set to hold what it’s calling its first-ever online auction to sell surplus equipment including trucks, tractors and office furniture.

The cash-strapped city says the auction is to be conducted Tuesday through

Over 200 other items up for auction, including mowers, power tools, parking meters and even a Zamboni.

The online auction will be held on Tuesday, Jan. 15 from 8 a.m. until 6 p.m. A preview day will be held Monday, Jan. 14 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 886 East Boulevard Drive in Flint.

For more information or to preview items up for auction, visit

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