Auction of City Vehicles and Equipment
The City of Fargo holds an annual auction of used vehicles and equipment, as well as impounded items twice a year. The auctions are slated to be held the first Saturday of May and the first Saturday of October. Check this site for information regarding dates, times, locations and items for sale.
The 2020 auctions will be conducted by McLaughlin Auctioneers. The fall auction tentatively will be held on October 3. Items available for sale can be viewed on the website of McLaughlin Auctioneers. All questions regarding the sale and available equipment should be directed to the auction service. McLaughlin Auctioneers can be reached by calling 218.236.9295 or 1.800.373.7652. Contact Tanner Smedshammer for more information.
Spring Online Salvage and Scrap Vehicle Auction Now Through May 20
Due to the Covid 19 pandemic, The City of Fargo has decided to sell approximately 100 impounded vehicles that City staff and the towing company have deemed “non-repairable or salvage/parts vehicles." These vehicles will be sold in group lots of 10 vehicles. Winning buyer must take all of the vehicles in that lot.
Please note, due to current City of Fargo policy, there will be no public inspection.
Another auction will be scheduled at a later date to sell the remaining impound and seized vehicles as well as City of Fargo vehicles and Equipment. Information can be viewed at www.mc-bid.com
Terms: Major Credit Card are the preferred method of Payment. Cash and Checks will be accepted if needed. A 13% buyer’s premium applies regardless of payment type. All items must be paid for before they can be removed. All items sold as is, where is. Statements made day of sale take precedence over all advertising. Valid credit card required to register. The City of Fargo is not responsible for accidents. Other usual auction terms apply.
Removal Dates: Thursday May 21st, and Friday May 22nd 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day. Winning bidders will need to schedule removal with McLaughlin auctioneers. Removal sign up instructions will be sent to winning bidders.