City Auction

The Moscow Police Department oversees the City Auction that occurs a minimum of twice a year, spring and fall. The auction is utilized to surplus - City equipment and items that have been abandoned or surrendered to the City.

What You Should Know Before You Begin

  • Be sure to login so you are on Pacific Time.
  • Auction items can be viewed by calling 208-883-7054 to make an appointment.
  • An auction can be extended. At the end of the auction a single item with active bidding may result in an extension of bidding time (5 minute intervals) for that item.
  • Moscow residents will be asked to purchase bicycle licenses with a bicycle purchase.
  • Once an auction closed, the winner has 10 days to pick up the item from the date the auction closed. This 10-day pickup rule is strictly enforced.
  • Courtesy delivery to the local UPS center for out-of-area bidders. Bidders must make own arrangements for shipping and payment to UPS by calling 208-882-5000.


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