City of Atmore to hold disposal of surplus property

Published 1:45am Wednesday, June 13, 2012

Atmore Mayor Howard Shell announced Monday during the regularly scheduled City Council meeting the city would soon be holding a sale aimed at disposing of surplus city properties such as cars formerly driven by city employees, as well as many other items.

The sale, which has been tentatively scheduled for viewing Monday, June 18 at the Atmore Street Department, will include five 1998 Ford Crown Victoria cars, three  for sale for $600 and two for sale for $250; 2002 Ford Crown Victoria for $250; 1995 Crown Victoria for $250; 1993 Crown Victoria for $250; 1993 Ford F-150 pick-up truck for $250; 1982 F-800 Ford truck for $250; 1998 Sterling garbage truck for $4,000; 1992 Chevrolet Suburban for $ $400; 1991 Ford Ranger for $250; 1994 Ford-800 Ford Dump Truck for $500;1998 Ford F-150 pick-up truck for $250; Ford tractor for $800; 1999 Chevrolet Suburban for $450; 2001 Chevrolet Impala for $450; 1999 Ford Crown Victoria for $600; 2002 Ford Crown Victoria for $600; Case front end loader for $200; 1996 Ford Crown Victoria for 600; 1994 Chevrolet 1500 pick-up truck for $600; Husquarna zero turn mower for $100. All sales are as is and no warranties are available.

Bids will taken Tuesday, June 25 at 11 a.m.

In other business the City Council:

•Approved the acceptance of a bid of $4,500 for work to repair a portion of the roof of Atmore City Hall.

•Approved the engineering agreement between the City of Atmore and the State of Alabama for work to be done to Presley Street through the ATRI (Alabama Transportation Rehabilitation and Improvement) initiative.

•Approved the transfer of liquer license from Bobby Stabler, of Stabler’s Country Lounge, to new owner Shirley Moss.

The Atmore City Council meets regularly ever second and fourth Monday of the month at Atmore City Hall at 4 p.m. Meetings are open to the public.

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