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201 4th Street SE
Room 204
Rochester, Mn 55904 (Map)

Phone: 507-328-2850
Fax: 507-328-2876

Mon-Fri 8:00 am to 5:00 pm

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2014 Fall Vehicle/Equipment Results

The City of Rochester will be selling the following vehicles and equipment listed below.  Please submit your proposal on the attached sheet in a sealed envelope marked "Vehicle/Equipment Sale".  This is not an open auction.  All proposals submitted must have one specific amount specified as your bid amount.  We will not accept proposals that are stated in an amount over the highest bid received.  No one under the age of 18 is allowed to purchase a vehicle. 

All items are sold on an "AS-IS, WHERE-IS" basis, including all faults and defects whether known or unknown.  The City claims no warranty as to the fitness or condition of any item in the sale, and all sales are FINAL, with no exception.  The City of Rochester reserves the right to reject any and all proposals.  Once the sale is complete, the buyer accepts full responsibility and assumes all risks of disappearance, theft or damage for any item purchased.

Proposals will be due to the City of Rochester, City Clerk's Desk, 201 4th ST SE, RM 135, City Hall by 5:00 pm November 19, 2014.  The results of the sale will be made available on November 26, 2014 after 3:00 pm.  You will be notified only if you are the top bidder.  The buyer will be required to transfer the title and license the vehicle before removing it from the premises.  The buyer is responsible for paying 7.375% sales tax on all equipment.  Buyers exempt from paying sales tax must present a copy of their tax exemption certificates to the City of Rochester at the time of purchase.  The buyer will have until November 26, 2014 to remove the vehicle/equipment from the premises.
No phone calls will be accepted for information regarding these vehicles.

Unit #YearDescriptionVin NumberMilesLocation
0934 2000
Ford F350 flatbed water tank will be removed prior to sale
1FDWF36L2YED40031 58,598 Park & Rec Photo
0935 1999
GMC 2 ton diesel with chipper box
1GDJ6H1C4XJ500088 27,983 Park & Rec Photo
0936 2000
Ford Crown Vic
2FAFP73W8YX210914 87,746 Park & Rec Photo
0960 1996
Chevy 3/4 ton with utility box
1GBGC34R8TZ202072 109,973 Park & Rec Photo
0961 1996
Chevy 1500 Pickup
1GCEC14W9TZ198515 94,678 Park & Rec Photo
MC34 2004
Ford Explorer
1FMZU72K44UB50545 112,060 PWTOC Photo
MC35 2004
Ford Ranger 4x4 Pickup
1FTZR45E04PA72533 89,770 PWTOC Photo
45.00004 1999
Dodge Caravan
2B4GP25G7XR472706 85,241 Library Photo
8292 2010
Ford Crown Vic
2FABP7BVXAX128292 106,319 331 Bldg Photo
8557 2010
Chevy Tahoe - Driver's seat worn
1GNMCAE03AR218557 103,025 331 Bldg Photo
2934 2010
Ford Crown Vic
2FABP7BV4AX102934 110,464 331 Bldg Photo
4957 2008
Ford Escape - Transmission issue
1FMCU92Z78KD74957 85,732 331 Bldg Photo
20.00522 2001
Chevy extended Cab
1GCCS19W718209758 99,321 331 Bldg Photo
MP12 2005
Ford F550 Chasis - Blown head gasket - engine parts are there
1FDAF57PX5EC28483 35,726 PWTOC Photo
8290 2010
Ford Crown Vick
2FABPP7BVAX128290 112,380 331 Bldg  

All items are sold on an "AS-IS, WHERE-IS" basis, including all faults and defects whether known or unknown.  The City claims no warranty as to the fitness or condition of any item in the sale, and all sales are FINAL, with no exception.  The City of Rochester reserves the right to reject any and all proposals.  Once the sale is complete, the buyer accepts full responsibility and assumes all risks of disappearance, theft or damage for any item purchased.

To see pictures of items please email tjorgenson@rochestermn.gov

QuantityDescription
1
1978 Athey Force Feedloader  453 Hours  - Reserve amount $400.   Pictures available on request
1
1987 Athey Force Feedloader  2355 Hours - Reserve amount $400.  Pictures available on request.
1
75,000 Mohawk Truck lift - Drive On Disassembled 2011 - Reserve $5000
1
9' Boss V Plow - No reserve.  Pictures available on request
1
2000 gallon poly tank with understructure (small leak) - No reserve.   Pictures available on request.
1
3000 gallon poly tank - No reserve.  Pictures available on request.
1
Pallet of trimmers - pictures available on request
1
Aeravator - pictures available on request
1
Box Scraper - pictures available on request
1
Blade - pictures available on request
1
Pull behind aerator - pictures available on request
1
Edger - pictures available on request